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Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

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Jonathan Gray, head of global real estate at Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX), discusses its Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) investment with CNBC: – In Florida, irate condo owners are suing investors who are attempting to convert their properties to apartments but offering…

Top 10 U.S. Retail Markets by Transaction Volume

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Here’s another Top 10 list based on data published by Integra Realty Resources in its Viewpoint 2014 article. As always, thanks to data/consulting service IRR for the excellent research. Here are the Top 10 U.S. Retail Markets according to 2013 Deal Volume: 10. Boston 9. DC Metro…

The “Splenda” Market

Some people prefer Mexican Coke to U.S.-bottled Coke because the former is made with cane sugar, the latter with high-fructose corn syrup. They swear they can tell the difference. Similarly, it’s pretty easy for many people to tell the difference…

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: Agree Realty Corp. Without question, America’s retail sector is one of the…

Top 15 Worst Performing Housing Markets

Here’s a list of the 15 Housing Markets with the Worst Outlook for the Next Five Years: Amarillo, Texas. Annualized expected growth from 2011-2016: +1.1 percent. College Station-Bryan, Texas. Annualized expected growth from 2011-2016: +1.1 percent. Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky-Indiana. Annualized expected…

Top 10 Master Planned Communities

Top 10 Master Planned Communities in the U.S.: 10. Woodbury (The Irvine Company), Irvine, CA 9. Monterra (CC Devco Homes), Cooper City, FL 8. Providence (Focus Property Group), Las Vegas, NV 7. Mountain’s Edge (Focus Property Group), Las Vegas, NV…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review For The Week of April 16th to April 22nd –  Health Care Industry Construction Operating at Full Force. – Still Some Hurdles to be Jumped to Invest in China. – Warren Buffet Looks Abroad for…