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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…

CRE Top 7: Debra Cafaro’s Greatest Hits

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Today we’re going to discuss the professional background and accomplishments of one of the most influential people in the REIT space: Debra Cafaro, Chairman and CEO of senior living and skilled-nursing powerhouse Ventas (NYSE: VTR). That’s right: we’re doing another…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for June 27 – July 3: Brooklyn Residential Prices Continue Their Upward Momentum: MHNonline reports average residential sales prices have shown a 14.6% increase in the second quarter compared to the same quarter in 2014 for much of…

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. Mensches of the Week: Darden Restaurants + Olive Garden Darden Restaurants (NYSE: DRI), one of the…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for June 20-26 How Might a Fed Rate Hike Impact Real Estate Investing? In a Bloomberg interview, Mark Gibson, CEO of HFF, discusses some of the possibilities. International Capital Now Involved in Nearly 20% of Total CRE U.S. Sales Volume: In…

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: Brian Cornell, Target CEO Discount department store juggernaut Target (NYSE: TGT)…