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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: David Simon, Simon Property Group Today we’re recognizing one of the…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for July 18-24: CRE Investments a Bright Spot for CalPERS, CalSTRS in Otherwise Mediocre Returns: Though these massive California pensions saw a tremendous hit to their real estate holdings during the recession, improved CRE fundamentals and new strategy…

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: Arash Azarbarzin, President, Hotel Group at SBE Entertainment Let’s visit Llenrock…

Entertainment Districts & the 18-Hour City

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When we look at the different urban real estate markets in the U.S., whether we’re talking about a top-tier destination like New York City or San Francisco or smaller, secondary markets, one characteristic we can explore is the community’s relationship to time.…

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: Allan Domb, Condo King, Democratic Candidate for Philadelphia City Council There…

Sacred Ground

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As U.S. cities resume population growth and development interest increases across asset types, city officials and aspiring developers must address questions of space. After all, it’s all well and good to recognize that a market needs more residential options, or…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for May 9-15: TPG [via DTZ Group] Acquires Cushman & Wakefield: the deal is valued at $2.04 billion. Inside New York’s Newest Architectural Masterpiece for the Mega-Rich: Designed by architect Jean Nouvel, the condo skyscraper at 53 w…