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California’s Dry Dilemma

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California is in the midst of one of its worst droughts on record. Of course, even though the problem can be expressed very simply–There is not enough water–the components of this growing crisis, its implications and possible solutions, are myriad…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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Mensch: Noun. 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: Sprint (NYSE: S) I suppose we have to talk about RadioShack. Since…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for March 29-April 4: Investors Remember Why They Like REITs: Following a lackluster showing in 2013, thanks to interest-rate worries and the rebound of other equities, publicly traded REITs bounce back in Q1, 2014, reports GlobeSt.com. Chinese…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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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: Los Angeles Sure, the city of Los Angeles has its detractors. It’s…

Top 10 U.S. Counties for Millennials

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Today’s Top 10 comes to us from Jones Lang LaSalle’s fascinating Sector Outlook for Fall 2013 (PDF), a report that devotes more than a few pages to exploring the impact of the millennial generation on commercial real estate. From page…