Tag: REITs

Deal Completion: Weyerhauser Acquires Plum Creek for $8.4 Billion

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2015 was the year of mergers and acquisitions announcements. It’s only expected that 2016 will be the year of merger completions. Get ready for many more big moves to change various CRE sub-sectors. The Deal: This week, Weyerhauser Co. completed its acquisition…

Top 10 U.S. REITs in 2016

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Straight from TheStreets Ratings, here is a list of the top 10 U.S. REITs with top rated stocks. Spirit Realty Inc (NYSE:SRC) Washington REIT (NYSE: WRE) Select Income REIT (NYSE: RIT) Cousins Properties Inc (NYSE: CUZ) One Liberty Properties (NYSE:…

Negative Interest Rates and Their Positive Impact on CRE


Negative interest rates may seem like an unfathomable possibility for some, especially because of the most recent rate hike here in the U.S. However, due to falling oil prices, some countries are turning to having depositors get paid to hold money…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week


John Kite, CEO of Kite Realty, predicts the expansion of REIT redevelopment pipelines in NAREIT interview. David Stockman, Former OMB Director, warns that this is the end of an era for the markets on Bloomberg Business.

Commercial Real Estate Week-in-Review


Week-In-Review for February 6th – 12th Three Top Brixmor Execs Resign After Accounting Review: Daniel Hurowitz has now taken over as interim CEO for Brixmor Property Group Inc. after former Chief Executive Officer Michael Carroll, Chief Financial Officer Michael Pappagallo, and…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

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Todd Carmichael of La Colombe discusses his unique cafe concept and brand at the 2015 Independent Lodging Congress: Federal Realty Investment Trust CEO: Getting Real With REITs on Mad Money

Llenrock Poll Results

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Be sure to take our new poll (right side of the blog) and tell us which current commercial real estate trend is impacting you the most!

A Paradise for REITs


Aloha Hawaii: tropical scenery, a booming tourism industry, surf-ready waves and profiting REITs. The islands have been attracting real estate investors and REITs looking to ride the waves of its promising local economy, according to UrbanLand. The local economy has been…