Tag Archive for Obamacare

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for September 28-October 4: After House and Senate lawmakers fail to agree on a federal budget, the U.S. government is forced to shut down for the first time in 17 years, halting all nonessential federal services. Congress’s…

Checking Up On Healthcare Policy

Thursday’s Executive Interview with Kevin McGowan has gotten me thinking about current  legislation and its impact on our industry. Particularly, I’ve been pondering the effect of the Supreme Court’s controversial ruling in support of Obama’s Affordable Care Act. What are…

To Your Health

In recent years, few issues in the U.S. have been more of a political lightning rod than healthcare reform (i.e., “Obamacare”). Even though the full effect of this legislation is yet to be felt, public reactions have been quite–to put it…

Are Regulators Players, or Refs?

While attending RealShare Philadelphia 2010 recently, Dr. Peter Linneman, a renowned economist and UPenn professor spoke about the economy and its impact on real estate.  He made a very interesting observation regarding the stagnation in the economy, and subsequently, its…