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Guest Post from IRR on Real Estate: Monthly News Roundup

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Guest Post from IRR on Real Estate: The industrial paradise in California, and why office buildings are adding amenities Here are the news stories you might have missed this week: The New York Times: In California’s Inland Empire, an economic…

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…

Top 9 U.S. Destinations for Foreign Capital in 2014

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It’s time to take another look at foreign investment in commercial real estate, this time focused on cross-border investment in U.S. cities. From Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL)’s research team and their International Capital Sources 2014 report (PDF), here are the…

Multifamily Market Stays Hot in Phoenix, and Tech Firms Choose Detroit over San Francisco

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Today we’re happy to feature another guest post from Integra Realty Resources‘ blog IRR on Real Estate: Multifamily Market Stays Hot in Phoenix, and Tech Firms Choose Detroit over San Francisco Here are the news stories you might have missed…

Top 10 Industrial Real Estate Markets by Transaction Volume

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Today’s ranking comes to us from Integra Realty Resources’ Viewpoint 2014 article.These markets are ranked according to their transaction volume leading up to this year. Here are the Top 10 Industrial Real Estate Markets by Transaction Volume: 10. Seattle 9. South…

Top 10 U.S. Markets for Apartment Transactions

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Based on data from Integra Realty Resources’ Viewpoint 2014, here’s a ranking of the most active multifamily real estate markets of 2013, based on each city’s total transaction volume for the year (in billions of dollars). Here are the Top…

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…