Tag: Fiscal Cliff

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Week in Review for December 29, 2012 – January 4, 2013: – On New Year’s Day, the U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation to prevent automatic tax increases in 2013, otherwise known as the “fiscal cliff.” The last-minute deal comes…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Week in Review for December 15 – 21: – 2012 comes to a close with a high level of real estate activity, CoStar Group reports. Many investors are hurrying to complete deals prior to 2013, fearing higher tax rates in…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Week in Review for October 20 – 26:  – As Hurricane Sandy, popularly known as Frankenstorm, roars toward the East Coast, analysts and investors continue to debate the potential outcomes of the government’s fiscal cliff. According to the Washington Post,…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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: Nick Crockett, Jones Lang LaSalle As private real estate news source PERE pointed…