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Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for November 15-21: Brookfield Property Drops Plan to Buy New Jersey’s Revel: More bad news for New Jersey’s flagging gaming industry, which has lost a great deal of business to nearby states with relaxed gambling laws. High Streets:…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for July 26-August 1: Hotel Pricing Soars as Institutions Vie: Lodging Econometrics reports year-over-year selling prices have increased by 28% per room. MetLife, Norges Bank Buy One Beacon St. Tower in Boston for $561M: The joint venture’s acquisition of…

Diversifying Further

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I’m no wizard of stocks or bonds or real estate investment, but I do know that a healthy investment portfolio tends to be well diversified. That’s a cornerstone of every sort of fund or investment vehicle I can think of,…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

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Here’s some news that may one day affect the traditional and online retail sectors, if not the future of humanity. Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) unveils the prototype for a new, helicopter-like drone intended to deliver items in under…

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%…

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…