Tag: India

Brazil: Then & Now

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A number of major buzzwords arose in the wake of the global recession that reared its ugly head in 2008. Here in the States, topics like millennials, urban-infill development, ICEE industries, and so on–all longstanding terms–gained greater currency during the…

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:…

Top 10 International Markets for Foreign Capital

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Today I’m “borrowing” more data from international CRE service provider Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL) to give you this ranking with a particularly international scope. The original report can be viewed here. Based on numbers from the end of 2013, here…

Top 10 Emerging International Outsourcing Destinations

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Today’s Top 10 List comes to us from an article on international cities published last year by Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL). Here’s the PDF of the article, if you’re interested in seeing it. And in case you just lost your…

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,…

Guess Who’s Buying Office Assets in India?

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I’ll give you a hint: it’s Blackstone. Blackstone Group (NYSE: BX) always gets a lot of attention here on the Llenrock Blog. Not only is this alternative asset company a titan of the private equity world, it’s one of the…