Elaine Misonzhnik

Elaine
Misonzhnik
Executive Editor

Elaine Misonzhnik has been writing about commercial real estate for the past 14 years. She started her career as a reporter with New York City-based newspaper Real Estate Weekly, and went on to work for Retail Traffic magazine and NREI. Her areas of expertise include retail real estate, office real estate, the CMBS market and REITs. 

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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 4, 2015)
Bloomberg looks at cities that will drive the U.S. economy in the near future. 24/7WallSt.com asks if Wal-Mart still needs 5,200 stores. Mikhail Prokhorov is close to buying Forest City’s stake in Barclay’s Center, reports the New York Post. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
10 U.S. Tech Markets with Fastest Growing Rents
Technology is certainly a growing sector of the economy right now, so if you are an investor looking to take advantage of that trend, where should you place your money?
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 3, 2015)
Ex-CBRE CEO Brett White, now at DTZ, declares war on his former company, The Real Deal reports. Seeking Alpha takes a closer look at SoulCycle’s IPO. The very success of Times Square is behind its current problems, including aggressive panhandling and public nudity, according to Bloomberg. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 2, 2015)
Construction emerged as the strongest sector of U.S. economy in the second quarter, according to MarketWatch. Bill Gross worries the Federal Reserve has waited too long to raise interest rates, reports Bloomberg. Fortune looks at Apple stores’ new design. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 1, 2015)
China’s rate cut and falling stock market will continue to affect its real estate industry, according to a new report by CBRE, notes World Property Journal. Los Angeles’ empty, century-old Herald Examiner building will be converted to mixed use, reports the Los Angeles Times. Manhattan’s first crowdfunded real estate project is about to open, reveals Bloomberg. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 31, 2015)
The European Commission cleared the way for DTZ to acquire Cushman & Wakefield in a $2 billion deal, reports Reuters. Townhall Finance considers whether real estate or stocks are a better source of income. Real estate research firm Reis is trying to find a data thief, reveals the New York Post. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 28, 2015)
Restaurant chain Subway is slowing its new store growth, according to Bloomberg. The U.S. GDP grew more than previously thought in the second quarter, reports MarketWatch. Wealthmanagement.com looks at the best U.S. cities for retirees. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
10 Most Popular States for Private Commercial Real Estate Offerings
Monetarex looked at which states saw the greatest amount of private real estate offerings in the second quarter. To find out where most of the activity is taking place, click through our gallery.
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 27, 2015)
A Hong Kong developer is investing in New York co-working company NeueHouse, the Wall Street Journal reports. The Fed should not raise interest rates yet, Los Angeles Times columnist Joseph Stiglitz suggests. The oil slump is hitting hard at Houston’s residential market, Houston Business Journal notes. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
5 Best Office CBDs to Invest In 1
With the help of research from commercial real estate services firm CBRE, we have identified five office CBDs that seem to offer a good value for your money right now, based on rising expected returns on cost for value-add properties.
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 26, 2015)
The Blackstone Group appointed Eli Khouri as head of its Equity Office unit, reports Bloomberg. Japanese firm Unizo Holdings agreed to buy 370 Lexington Avenue in New York City for $247 million, according to Crain’s New York Business. The Street discusses what’s better—a stock market bubble or a real estate bubble. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 25, 2015)
Commercial Property Executive names the top cities for multifamily rental housing. Sycamore Partners is acquiring Southern department store chain Belk for approximately $2.7 billion, Bloomberg reports. In the wake of volatility on Wall Street, Barclays Bank predicts that the Fed will not raise interest rates until next March, reveals CNBC. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 24, 2015)
Commercial real estate brokerages suffer stock setbacks as the market seems to be cooling off, reports Bloomberg. Crain’s New York Business looks at the history of Hudson Yards, set to be the largest private real estate development in the country when it’s completed. The New York Times profiles an internet mortgage provider that specializes in mega-loans. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 14, 2015)
The Blackstone Group is selling two Boston office buildings to JP Morgan Chase and Oxford Properties for $1.3 billion, reports Bloomberg. Forbes looks at the real estate portfolio of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. DSW is in expansion mode, according to Chain Store Age. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
10 Must Reads from the CRE Industry Today (August 13, 2015)
As commercial real estate prices are pushed up around the world, experts worry that the global market is overheating, according to the Wall Street Journal. American Apparel is considering filing for bankruptcy, notes the New York Post. CBS Los Angeles reports that a new survey reveals that a California real estate boom is underway, fueled by the multifamily housing shortage there. These are among today's must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.
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