Tag Archive for Philadelphia

Executive Interview: Ben Miller, Fundrise

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Executive Interview: Benjamin Miller, Co-Founder & CEO Fundrise Ben is Co-Founder and CEO of Fundrise. Ben’s responsibilities involve strategic partnerships, deal underwriting, real estate development, PR as well as setting the long-term strategy and goals for the company. Ben has…

Bart’s Big Bet

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It was announced last fall that Philadelphia developer Bart Blatstein and his longtime associate, architect Paul Steelman, planned to take on the seemingly impossible: to invest and develop in one of the most daunting entertainment real estate markets in the country: Atlantic…

Guest Post from IRR on Real Estate

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It’s once again time for our monthly guest post from our friends at Integra Realty Resources and their blog, IRR on Real Estate! Enjoy this breakdown of the month’s biggest news stories: REITs Brace for a Bust, and Philadelphia Is…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for February 21-27: C&W Owner Seeks Private Buyer with Deep Pockets: It is reported that Cushman & Wakefield, the largest privately held property services firm, is available for sale. Its price tag? $2 billion. Blackstone Realizes $600…

Las Vegas: Implosions & Progress

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In real estate, as in so many other industries (except the wine industry), new trumps old. It makes sense, of course: a new building is likely more efficient from an operational standpoint, more sustainable, and trendier in terms of interior…

WeWork and the Coworking Revolution

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Call it a disruptive force or simply an innovative real estate play, but there’s no question that coworking hubs like those popularized by NYC-born WeWork are revolutionizing the real estate sector. While coworking and its typical open-office floor plans are certainly not…