Tag: Economy

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

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Todd Carmichael of La Colombe discusses his unique cafe concept and brand at the 2015 Independent Lodging Congress: Federal Realty Investment Trust CEO: Getting Real With REITs on Mad Money

Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week


Mensch: Noun. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person. Schlemiel:  Noun, slang. An awkward, clumsy, or unlucky person whose endeavors tend to fail. A loser. Mensch of the Week: Cuba  The mensch of this week is not a person, company…

Seven Capital Markets Trends in 2015

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Today we’re drawing from the company blog of retail REIT Kimco for their insights on the U.S. CRE capital markets in 2015 (with additional commentary and stuff by me). Here are Seven Capital Markets Trends We Have Seen in 2015:…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review


Week in Review for December 19th – 25th Congress Again Rubberstamps Temporary Extension of Investor Visa Program Popular Among Developers: As part of the year-end federal spending and new tax bill, Congress once again has extended the U.S. Immigrant Investor…

A Paradise for REITs


Aloha Hawaii: tropical scenery, a booming tourism industry, surf-ready waves and profiting REITs. The islands have been attracting real estate investors and REITs looking to ride the waves of its promising local economy, according to UrbanLand. The local economy has been…

Top 10 Most Expensive Streets in America


Today we are focusing on the top 10 most expensive streets in America as listed by JLL. 10. Newport Center Drive (Orange County) With an average rent priced at $51.72 per square feet, Newport Center comes in at number 10 on the…

The Mensches of the Week

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Mensch: Noun. A decent, upright, mature and responsible person. We like to honor one mensch and one schlemiel per week, but today we’re switching things up by recognizing not one but THREE different mensches of the week–representing the restaurant real…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for November 7-13: No Big Mac REIT: McDonald’s Decides Not to Spin Off Its Restaurants   Real Estate Baron Chetrit Settles Kazakh Money Laundering Case   Blackstone to Buy $3 Billion in Real Estate Fund Stakes from…