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Top 10 CRE News Stories of 2013!

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It’s once again time for our VH1-style commercial real estate countdown! As we begin a new year, let’s look back at the biggest news stories to affect the CRE industry in 2013. You may notice this is a very Philly-centric list,…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for December 14-20: Following a meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee, outgoing Fed chairman Ben Bernanke announces the central bank will begin to wind down its QE3 bond-buying program by reducing its monthly purchase amount from…

Second Thoughts on the BRIC Markets

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Last year, we ran a Top 10 list exploring the world’s top “booming” CRE markets, as selected by CNBC. Each market was ranked according to five-year price growth. Not surprisingly, China came in at number one–with five-year growth of 110.9%…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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Mensch:  Noun, informal. 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: Janet Yellen I know, I’m kind of jumping the gun in making…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for October 19-25: American Realty Capital Properties (NASDAQ: ARCP), a REIT focused on free standing, net leased properties, announces the planned acquisition of its competitor, Cole Real Estate Investments (NYSE: COLE). A previous, significantly lower offer for…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

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In our newest Llenrock Interview, we have Scott Crowe, Managing Director with Resource Real Estate. He and Llenrock’s Andrew Benioff discuss Mr. Crowe’s work with public and private REIT equities, emerging markets, and international capital flows. (This is Part II. Visit our YouTube channel to…