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The Schlemiel & Mensch 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. Schlemiel of the Week: The Granite Run Mall Let’s switch it up this week and do…

Commercial Real Estate Videos of the Week

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Matt Bechard of REIT.com interviews Steven Shigekawa, a managing director with Neuberger Berman. Mr. Shigekawa reports strong growth and a positive outlook for regional malls, industrial, and other CRE investments. In the case of shopping malls, a shortage of new supply…

This Is Where the Cool Kids Will Live

Last fall, Philadelphia-based Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN) raised a few eyebrows when it announced a new joint venture with luxury home builder Toll Brothers (NYSE: TOL). Since it’s known as an owner/operator of office properties in the Mid-Atlantic (and…

Commercial Real Estate Week In Review

Week in Review for September 15 – 21: – The Pennsylvania State Employee’s Retirement System (PennSERS) chooses Lowe Enterprises Investors to oversee its $500 million real estate portfolio. The pension’s portfolio is comprised of 28 properties in the Northeast, Florida,…

Commercial Real Estate Week in Review

Week in Review for November 19-25 -Black Friday crowds a good sign for the retail sector -Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PEI) plans to redevelop Moorestown Mall in New Jersey in response to reversal on local liquor sales ban…

Need More Capital

Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) is liquidating businesses and streamlining as part of an overall restructuring effort, but also to get conform to new proposed capital requirements.  An increase of 1-2.5% of total capital could be required for balance sheets…