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Real Estate Demand in Wu-Tang Land

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Today I want to discuss seminal hip-hop super group Wu-Tang Clan, the geniuses behind classic rap opus 36 Chambers and such gritty masterpieces as “Shame on a *****,” “Wu-Tang Clan Ain’t Nothing to **** With,” and other asterisk-heavy rap tunes. But…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for August 23-29: Burger King to Buy Tim Hortons for about $11 Billion: The U.S. hamburger giant, currently based in Miami, plans to relocate its corporate headquarters to Ontario as part of the transaction, which was financed…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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Mensch  Noun, informal. 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: Dr. Sam Chandan Today’s Mensch of the Week receives his honor for…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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China Developers Offering Home Buybacks in Weakest Markets: In an effort to spur their flagging residential real estate markets, developers in two of China’s worst-performing real estate markets are offering to buy back homes at above the original sale price, Bloomberg reports. Developers…

New Era for Commercial Development

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The financial downturn affected commercial real estate and related industries in a profound way, but in addition to all the financial hardship, it also ushered in a new era and new real estate cycle. Certain asset classes are less valuable…