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Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for June 20-26 How Might a Fed Rate Hike Impact Real Estate Investing? In a Bloomberg interview, Mark Gibson, CEO of HFF, discusses some of the possibilities. International Capital Now Involved in Nearly 20% of Total CRE U.S. Sales Volume: In…

Inflation: What Does It Mean for CRE?

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I want to talk about how inflation influences the commercial real estate industry. The idea was inspired by an article published by Commercial Property Executive back in January, entitled “The Benefits of Low Inflation.” I want to explore the article a little…

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%…