In an era where cost reduction is even more critical to the health of a retailer’s balance sheet, the industry can expect to see more cases of retailers and state governments challenging each other on the issue....More
Unlike many retailers, Bebe has no significant debt. But the company has lost about $200 million over the past four years, and negotiating with landlords to get out of leases may prove difficult....More
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It’s been a bull run for the industrial real estate sector in recent years and industry pros expect that to continue in 2017. While new development levels are creeping up, leasing activity remains robust, occupancy rates at industrial properties are high and rents are continuing to grow....More
The world’s wealthiest individuals keep getting richer. That bodes well for commercial real estate, which continues to hold a place in the allocation strategy for high-net-worth and ultra-high-net-worth individuals and family offices....More
Growth in frail elderly adults is beginning to change the way real estate-based senior care providers, such as skilled nursing properties and senior living communities, are partnering with providers of health and wellness services....More