Tag: REIT

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: Steve Midgley, Head of Amazon Web Services for Europe, Middle East…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for August 8-14: Need Big-Box Space? Good Luck, Industrial Experts Say: In the industrial space, absorption far outpaces new development of big-box warehouse and distribution center properties, reports JLL. JLL Bulks Up by Adding Apartment Financing Provider Oak…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for August 1-7 Vereit Seeking as Much as $2.2 Billion of Property Sales: Having shed its former name and (hopefully) troubled past, the REIT formerly known as American Realty Capital Properties plans to divest an enormous segment 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. 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 Videos of the Week

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Restaurant real estate news: Subway Ranked #1 Fast Food Chain by Locations (Bloomberg): Shirley Goza, general counsel of QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS), discusses how layers have become more integral to the REIT industry (REIT.com):

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…