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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: A. Alfred Taubman, Shopping Mall Developer and Philanthropist (1924-2015) Our Mensch…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for January 3-9, 2015: Return of the King: NYC Takes Back Global Investment Crown from London: The Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate (AFIRE) names New York City its #1 international city for real estate investment based…

The Top 10 People in CRE Finance

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Today we present the top ten entries from a list of the top 50 players in the U.S. commercial real estate finance sector. I’m a little bummed that I didn’t make it onto the list–instead they chose some guy named…

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: Lauris Molbert, TMI Hospitality Today we recognize Lauris Molbert, the CEO and Chairman…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

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Week in Review for July 27 – August 2: Freddie Mac‘s issuance of “risk-sharing” RMBS is met with trepidation by banks, insurance companies, and other potential investors in mortgage-backed securities. Freddie Mac’s $500 million offering is for a new type…

The Mensch & Schlemiel of the Week

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: Barry Sternlicht, Starwood Capital Group I guess there are…

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review

Commercial Real Estate Week in review for the week of January 1 to January 7. -Nontraded REIT transparency is improving as more companies report share value of common stock. -Neuberger Berman Real Estate Fund is  looking for REITs to beat the…