ATLANTA -- Mixed-use projects are one of the quickest — and most profitable — ways for big-box retailers to enter new markets, according to a panel of retail real estate experts who spoke during the International Council of Shopping Centers’ 2004 Southeast Conference taking place at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta Oct. 26.
CHICAGO – Increasing competition among lenders in the seniors housing sector has caused loan volume to drop precipitously in the second quarter, according to the National Investment Center for the Seniors Housing & Care Industries (NIC). Volume decreased 33% to $336 million from the first quarter to the second quarter of 2004. NIC released the new data at its 14th annual conference taking place in Chicago Oct. 6-8.
There has been $30.3 billion in new CMBS issuance to date in 2013, according to Commercial Mortgage Alert. That puts the industry on pace to smash last year’s volume of $48.4 billion and will make 2013 the busiest year for CMBS issuance since 2007. Where do you think total CMBS issuance volume will end up in 2013?