John Paulson is starting to sell the land parcels he’s been acquiring since the recession, reports Bloomberg. The Street looks at how investing in commercial real estate has gotten easier. J.P. Morgan has created a new real estate-related position for Alexia Gottschalch, according to Pensions & Investments. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry....More
The 2015 Real Confidence University Portfolio Challenge, launched on July 6, will spend a year tracking 90 college students, representing 15 colleges, to discover what the next generation of commercial real estate investors is thinking....More
As the market for medical office buildings experiences a steady influx of new investors, Newmark Knight Grubb Frank has put together a report on “Healthcare Real Estate Outlook 2015.” Here are the 10 metros with the highest average asking rents for MOBs as of year-end 2014.
Skilled nursing investors competing in today’s frothy market have new goals to shoot for: High-end quality and short-term stays, to both better serve the patients as well as attract profitable Medicare recipients....More
Commercial Observer considers the possibility of a future "Silicon Bowery" in Lower Manhattan. Fortune compares the turnarounds of Walmart and Target, and finds Target in the lead. In Chicago, the health care arm of MB Real Estate paid $160 million for 10 medical office buildings, reports Crain's Chicago Business. These are among today's must reads from around the commercial real estate industry....More
The club of women who have managed to break the glass ceiling in business is extremely small. And yet, within the industry, women CEOS are reshaping cities, working across both public and private sectors. Here, we list the top six women CEOs.
RXR Realty bought the Helmsley Building in New York City for $1.2 billion, reports Bloomberg. Host Hotels & Resorts is challenged by a portfolio of older properties, according to the Wall Street Journal. Commercial Observer looks at how guarantors in developments deals gone wrong hide cash in foreign properties. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry....More