Tag Archive for REIT investment

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for April 26-May 2: The JCPenney/Sears Effect: Retail REITs Target Malls for Pruning Portfolios: Major shopping mall landlords increasingly shed non-core holdings anchored by the troubled department stores, reports CoStar Group. Ventas REIT Making Bigger Bets Abroad:…

Finding Yield in Foreign Lands

Look on the bright side. Even though the Great Recession led to enormous bankruptcies, high unemployment, depressed asset values, an epidemic of foreclosures, the imminent threat of total financial collapse, and general misery–it  wasn’t all bad. I could have phrased…