National Real Estate Investor http://nreionline.com/rss.xml en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 28, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-28-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-28-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-28-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Multifamily Retail Seniors Housing Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:27:00 +0000 1789581 at http://nreionline.com How Assessors Incorrectly Classify Property to Overstate Values http://nreionline.com/industrial/how-assessors-incorrectly-classify-property-overstate-values <div class="field-byline"> By David Suess, Esq. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Assessors increasingly contend that manufacturing and other commercial properties are “special-purpose properties,” and therefore the property tax assessments on these assets should exceed the value that would result from the use of traditional market data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/how-assessors-incorrectly-classify-property-overstate-values" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/how-assessors-incorrectly-classify-property-overstate-values#comments Finance & Investment Industrial News Viewpoints Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1789541 at http://nreionline.com Top 5 Mid-Country Intermodal Markets http://nreionline.com/industrial/top-5-mid-country-intermodal-markets <div class="node-body article-body">As the supply chains get shorter, more intermodal hubs are springing up around the country. Here is a list of the top five intermodal markets that are set to service the interior of the country.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/top-5-mid-country-intermodal-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/top-5-mid-country-intermodal-markets#comments Development Industrial News Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1789171 at http://nreionline.com 10 Most Popular States for Private Commercial Real Estate Offerings http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/10-most-popular-states-private-commercial-real-estate-offerings <div class="node-body gallery-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/10-most-popular-states-private-commercial-real-estate-offerings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/10-most-popular-states-private-commercial-real-estate-offerings#comments Finance & Investment News Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1788481 at http://nreionline.com Exclusive Research: Outlook for Seniors Housing Sector Remains Bullish http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/exclusive-research-outlook-seniors-housing-sector-remains-bullish <div class="node-body article-body">A growing development pipeline is not dampening the outlook for the seniors housing sector. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/exclusive-research-outlook-seniors-housing-sector-remains-bullish" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/exclusive-research-outlook-seniors-housing-sector-remains-bullish#comments Finance & Investment News Senior Housing Report Seniors Housing White Papers Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:23:00 +0000 1788461 at http://nreionline.com Illustration by Jim Tsinganos 13 Insights Into the Seniors Housing Sector http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/13-insights-seniors-housing-sector <div class="node-body gallery-body">Exclusive research conducted jointly by NREI and the National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) provided some deep insights into the industry's expectations for the sector.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/13-insights-seniors-housing-sector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/13-insights-seniors-housing-sector#comments Charts Seniors Housing White Papers Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:49:00 +0000 1787971 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 27, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-27-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">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. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-27-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-27-2015#comments Hotel Industry Buzz Multifamily Office REITs Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:03:00 +0000 1789531 at http://nreionline.com Consumer Confidence Soars, Retail Spending Follows http://nreionline.com/retail/consumer-confidence-soars-retail-spending-follows <div class="node-body article-body">American consumers are finally spending again, which is good news for retailers and retail property owners. The increased spending corresponds to improved consumer confidence, and experts expect that trend to continue. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/consumer-confidence-soars-retail-spending-follows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/consumer-confidence-soars-retail-spending-follows#comments Finance & Investment News Research & Data Retail Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1789281 at http://nreionline.com Five Words Developers Dread: High Volatility Commercial Real Estate http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/five-words-developers-dread-high-volatility-commercial-real-estate <div class="field-byline"> By Bill Tryon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Under today’s post-recession banking regulations, real estate development may become less profitable and real estate development loans more expensive. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/five-words-developers-dread-high-volatility-commercial-real-estate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/five-words-developers-dread-high-volatility-commercial-real-estate#comments Finance & Investment News Viewpoints Thu, 27 Aug 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1789291 at http://nreionline.com 5 Best Office CBDs to Invest In http://nreionline.com/office/5-best-office-cbds-invest <div class="node-body gallery-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/5-best-office-cbds-invest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/5-best-office-cbds-invest#comments Finance & Investment News Office Research & Data Thu, 27 Aug 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1789231 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 26, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-26-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">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. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-26-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-26-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Multifamily Office Retail Single-Family Housing Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:06:00 +0000 1789271 at http://nreionline.com Glenn Rufrano Charts New Course for VEREIT http://nreionline.com/reits/glenn-rufrano-charts-new-course-vereit <div class="node-body article-body">NREI recently interviewed Rufrano about his decision to join VEREIT, what lies ahead and his knack for tackling challenging situations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/reits/glenn-rufrano-charts-new-course-vereit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/reits/glenn-rufrano-charts-new-course-vereit#comments Expert Q&As News REITs Wed, 26 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1789161 at http://nreionline.com The CalPERS Sneeze Heard Around the CRE World http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/calpers-sneeze-heard-around-cre-world <div class="node-body article-body">CalPERS’ recent announcement that it was cutting back on its investment in commercial real estate by up to $3 billion was the equivalent of a big sneeze heard across the commercial real estate world, setting off industry fears that other pension funds might catch CalPERS’ cold… or worse.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/calpers-sneeze-heard-around-cre-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/calpers-sneeze-heard-around-cre-world#comments Commentary Finance & Investment Hotel News Office Wed, 26 Aug 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1789151 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 25, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-25-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">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. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-25-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-25-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industrial Industry Buzz Multifamily Retail Green Real Estate Investment Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:08:00 +0000 1789221 at http://nreionline.com Investors Charmed by LA’s Rosy Economics and Hot Multifamily Market http://nreionline.com/commentary/investors-charmed-la-s-rosy-economics-and-hot-multifamily-market <div class="node-body article-body">Encouraged by Los Angeles’ positive economics and high real estate values, big money investors from around the world are pouring billions of dollars into commercial multifamily residential real estate development throughout the Los Angeles region.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/investors-charmed-la-s-rosy-economics-and-hot-multifamily-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/investors-charmed-la-s-rosy-economics-and-hot-multifamily-market#comments Commentary Development Finance & Investment Hotel Los Angeles Multifamily News Tue, 25 Aug 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1789141 at http://nreionline.com <p><span style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;">The Bloc</span></p> Rendering courtesy of Wayne Ratkovich Apartment Markets Survive New Construction, So Far http://nreionline.com/multifamily/apartment-markets-survive-new-construction-so-far <div class="node-body article-body">The cities where developers are opening the most new apartments are handling the new supply pretty well, at least for now.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/apartment-markets-survive-new-construction-so-far" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/apartment-markets-survive-new-construction-so-far#comments Construction Development Multifamily News Tue, 25 Aug 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1789131 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 24, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-24-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-24-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-24-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Office Retail Single-Family Housing Mon, 24 Aug 2015 14:06:00 +0000 1789121 at http://nreionline.com 7 Things You Need to Know About Micro-Housing Investment http://nreionline.com/multifamily/7-things-you-need-know-about-micro-housing-investment-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Micro-housing is hot, as it fits with national trends toward more renters who rent for longer periods of time, and a lower supply of affordable housing across the country. But is micro-housing a safe enough bet for investors or a fleeting trend? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/7-things-you-need-know-about-micro-housing-investment-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/7-things-you-need-know-about-micro-housing-investment-0#comments Development Finance & Investment Leasing Multifamily News Seniors Housing Mon, 24 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1788581 at http://nreionline.com Medical Office Properties Command Investor Attention http://nreionline.com/medical-office/medical-office-properties-command-investor-attention <div class="node-body article-body">The new rules and millions of additional patients have pushed many doctors into larger practices, which are now moving into more off-campus properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/medical-office/medical-office-properties-command-investor-attention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/medical-office/medical-office-properties-command-investor-attention#comments Finance & Investment Leasing Medical Office News Mon, 24 Aug 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1787371 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 21, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-21-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Westfield Corp. is planning an $800 million makeover of Century City mall in its fight against encroaching online retailing, the Los Angeles Times reports. In Manhattan, two developers are charging $1 million a year for a single parking space, according to Crain’s New York Business. Walgreen’s is opening 25 new retail health clinics throughout Washington and Oregon, Forbes notes. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-21-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-21-2015#comments Development Industry Buzz Institutional Investors Multifamily Retail Seniors Housing Fri, 21 Aug 2015 14:18:00 +0000 1788661 at http://nreionline.com How Technology Is Shaping CRE http://nreionline.com/commentary/how-technology-shaping-cre <div class="node-body article-body">There is no doubt that technology has transformed our culture in every way. From how we communicate to how we buy services and how, and where, we work. But lately, technology’s impact has hit closer to home, in our industry. Technological advances in the commercial real estate (CRE) sector have accelerated exponentially in the last few years impacting tenants, investors and brokers alike.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/how-technology-shaping-cre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/how-technology-shaping-cre#comments Commentary Leasing News Property Management Technology Fri, 21 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1788001 at http://nreionline.com Tech Tenants Expand Into Secondary Markets in Search of Talent http://nreionline.com/office/tech-tenants-expand-secondary-markets-search-talent <div class="node-body article-body">The top firms in the sector are rapidly outgrowing primary cities, and are looking at expansion in secondary college towns. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/tech-tenants-expand-secondary-markets-search-talent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/tech-tenants-expand-secondary-markets-search-talent#comments Leasing News Office Fri, 21 Aug 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1787341 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads from the CRE Industry Today (August 20, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-20-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">New York City-based developer iStar plans a multibillion-dollar mixed-use redevelopment for Asbury Park, N.J. reports Commercial Property Executive. American Eagle plans to take a slice of Victoria's Secret's pie with a new line of wholesome undergarments, and so far it's working, Forbes reveals. Is the private equity exit boom over yet? Probably not, speculates The Street. These are among today's must reads from around the commercial real estate industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-20-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-20-2015#comments Industry Buzz Multifamily Office Private Equity Retail Thu, 20 Aug 2015 14:22:00 +0000 1788441 at http://nreionline.com <p>1101&nbsp;Ocean, Asbury Park</p> Where Is the Demand for Office? http://nreionline.com/commentary/where-demand-office <div class="node-body article-body">The national office vacancy rate remained unchanged from the first to the second quarter, mired at 16.6 percent and moving down just 30 basis points over the past 12 months. Monthly job growth has been choppy as of late, though recent months have been more heartening. And while we still expect an uptick in economic activity over the course of the year, GDP growth projections have generally been ratcheted downwards. This implies another year of slow, but hopefully steady, improvement in office fundamentals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/where-demand-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/where-demand-office#comments Commentary News Office Research & Data Thu, 20 Aug 2015 08:40:00 +0000 1787991 at http://nreionline.com Net Lease Investors Hungry for Quick-Serve Restaurants http://nreionline.com/retail/net-lease-investors-hungry-quick-serve-restaurants <div class="node-body article-body">Investor demand for net-lease quick-service restaurant (QSR) properties is hotter than an order of McDonald’s French fries. The price point, coupled with long-term leases, rental escalations and recognizable brand names, makes these QSR properties an attractive investment, particularly for 1031 exchange investors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/net-lease-investors-hungry-quick-serve-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/net-lease-investors-hungry-quick-serve-restaurants#comments Net Lease News Retail Thu, 20 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1787981 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads from the CRE Industry Today (August 19, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-19-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">A $1 billion condominium project is planned by Ceruzzi Properties and Chinese partner SMI USA, The Real Deal notes. CNBC reports on the cities where multifamily construction is hottest. Shipping growth is slowing at East Coast ports in the wake of the West Coast labor issues earlier this year, according to the Wall Street Journal. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-19-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-19-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Mixed-Use Multifamily Office Retail Wed, 19 Aug 2015 14:49:00 +0000 1787961 at http://nreionline.com International Money Is Stretching Out the Recovery Cycle http://nreionline.com/commentary/international-money-stretching-out-recovery-cycle <div class="node-body article-body">Remember the phrase “follow the money”—meaning that understanding a complex deal requires examines where funds are heading? Today, an appreciation of our elongated recovery might actually mean looking in the opposite direction, at the burgeoning source of real estate investment capital.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/international-money-stretching-out-recovery-cycle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/international-money-stretching-out-recovery-cycle#comments Commentary Finance & Investment International Multifamily News Single-Family Housing Wed, 19 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1787771 at http://nreionline.com Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate Assets to Hit Record High http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/foreign-investment-us-real-estate-assets-hit-record-high <div class="node-body article-body">The wave of foreign capital flowing into U.S. real estate is poised for a record-setting year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/foreign-investment-us-real-estate-assets-hit-record-high" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/foreign-investment-us-real-estate-assets-hit-record-high#comments Finance & Investment Industrial News Office Wed, 19 Aug 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1787281 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 18, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-18-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">New Orleans is seeing a surge of redevelopment, following restored confidence in its flood control system, Reuters reports. The JBG Cos. may be considering selling off a major portion of its portfolio or rolling assets into a publicly-traded REIT, notes Washington Business Journal. An Italian developer is looking for a partner with at least $100 million for a waterfront office complex project in Brooklyn, Crain’s New York Business reveals. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-18-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-18-2015#comments Construction Development Industry Buzz REITs Retail Single-Family Housing Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:48:00 +0000 1787761 at http://nreionline.com Why I’m Optimistic About CRE For the Next Few Years http://nreionline.com/commentary/why-i-m-optimistic-about-cre-next-few-years <div class="node-body article-body">Real estate has been a star performer over the last five years, delivering high returns on the back of strong and improving fundamentals and a gradually recovering economy. Real estate fundamentals continue to improve. Balance sheets of most firms have been steadily strengthening, with increasing margins, profitability and top line growth. Most households have recovered their lost wealth and are attaining new highs. Unemployment dropped to a new low. Commercial real estate supply still remains quite low by historical standards with only a few pockets of oversupply in the multifamily sector. So let’s look at some of the factors comprising my optimistic viewpoint.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/why-i-m-optimistic-about-cre-next-few-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/why-i-m-optimistic-about-cre-next-few-years#comments Commentary Finance & Investment News Research & Data Tue, 18 Aug 2015 08:17:00 +0000 1787571 at http://nreionline.com