National Real Estate Investor http://nreionline.com/rss.xml en Those Troubled Teen Retailers http://nreionline.com/retail/those-troubled-teen-retailers <div class="node-body article-body">The news in the teen apparel sector has been especially grim of late. We were starkly reminded of this on a recent walkthrough of the Natick Mall, just outside Boston. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/those-troubled-teen-retailers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/those-troubled-teen-retailers#comments Commentary Leasing News Retail Wed, 24 Dec 2014 15:32:00 +0000 1537711 at http://nreionline.com Mall Security Requires Communication and Collaboration with Law Enforcement http://nreionline.com/retail/mall-security-requires-communication-and-collaboration-law-enforcement <div class="node-body article-body">Murder. Assault. Carjacking. These violent crimes, along with other non life-threatening crimes, can happen at any public venue, including a mall or shopping center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/mall-security-requires-communication-and-collaboration-law-enforcement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/mall-security-requires-communication-and-collaboration-law-enforcement#comments News Property Management Retail Wed, 24 Dec 2014 15:31:00 +0000 1537701 at http://nreionline.com Westgate Mall, Nairobi. Photo: Ben Curtis 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 24, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-24-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Investors in real estate funds have enjoyed great gains, while investors in homebuilder stocks have lost money as a result of the housing crash, reports Bloomberg. Vornado has sold its 1740 Broadway office building in Manhattan to the Blackstone Group for $605 million, according to Commercial Property Executive. Supermarket chain Safeway sold its real estate development assets to Terramar Retail Centers for $830 million, reveals Supermarkets News. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-24-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-24-2014#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industry Buzz Retail Seniors Housing Wed, 24 Dec 2014 15:18:00 +0000 1539511 at http://nreionline.com Buyers Dig Deep to Uncover Net Lease Properties http://nreionline.com/net-lease/buyers-dig-deep-uncover-net-lease-properties <div class="node-body article-body">It is no surprise that there is stiff competition and a shortage of supply of sale-leasebacks and net lease properties. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/net-lease/buyers-dig-deep-uncover-net-lease-properties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/net-lease/buyers-dig-deep-uncover-net-lease-properties#comments Finance & Investment Net Lease News Tue, 23 Dec 2014 16:12:00 +0000 1536721 at http://nreionline.com Multifamily Developers Need Young Renters to Fill New Supply http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-developers-need-young-renters-fill-new-supply <div class="node-body article-body">The apartment industry’s hopes for a happy 2015 are pinned on accelerated household formation, in particular, among young people moving into their own apartments. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-developers-need-young-renters-fill-new-supply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-developers-need-young-renters-fill-new-supply#comments Leasing Multifamily News Research & Data Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:59:00 +0000 1536711 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 23, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-23-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Private equity giants Carlyle Group and Warburg Pincus are buying one of the world’s largest credit rating agencies, according to Bloomberg. Real estate investors will increase acquisitions in the EMEA region by as much as 20 percent next year, claims World Property Journal. The New York Post reports that American Apparel received a buyout proposal from an unidentified source. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-23-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-23-2014#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Multifamily REITs Retail Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:40:00 +0000 1536501 at http://nreionline.com Industrial Demand Slows Slightly, but Recovery Not in Jeopardy http://nreionline.com/industrial/industrial-demand-slows-slightly-recovery-not-jeopardy <div class="node-body article-body">Third quarter industrial results affirmed the continuation of a slow but steady recovery. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/industrial-demand-slows-slightly-recovery-not-jeopardy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/industrial-demand-slows-slightly-recovery-not-jeopardy#comments Charts Commentary Finance & Investment Industrial News Tue, 23 Dec 2014 14:54:00 +0000 1536491 at http://nreionline.com Hotel Sector Shines in 2014 http://nreionline.com/hotel/hotel-sector-shines-2014 <div class="field-byline"> &lt;a href=http://www.auction.com/?utm_source=|DigitalMarketing|&amp;utm_medium=|BUY||Editorial|&amp;utm_campaign=|NREIonline.com||CRE||Website_s.NAT||DEC14|&amp;utm_content=|HTML||CRE_Editorial_June_41760_BUY_0521__OilDrilling|&amp;utm_term=|Website-Editorial-NAT(Editorial)|&quot;&gt;Auction.com&lt;/a&gt; </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The hospitality sector took a big hit during the Great Recession, but its recovery has been surprisingly strong. In fact, it’s one of the healthiest commercial real estate sectors today, and investors have definitely noticed. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/hotel/hotel-sector-shines-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/hotel/hotel-sector-shines-2014#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Tue, 23 Dec 2014 14:24:00 +0000 1536401 at http://nreionline.com Aging Prison Population Calls for Nursing Care Partnerships http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/aging-prison-population-calls-nursing-care-partnerships <div class="node-body article-body">Aging baby boomers have begun to affect the occupancy of another of America’s institutions—prisons,—and a few states are researching ways to partner with private nursing homes to care for them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/aging-prison-population-calls-nursing-care-partnerships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/aging-prison-population-calls-nursing-care-partnerships#comments News Property Management Seniors Housing Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:32:00 +0000 1534121 at http://nreionline.com Seniors Housing Expects More Construction, Lending and M/A Activity in 2015 http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/seniors-housing-expects-more-construction-lending-and-ma-activity-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">As 2015 approaches, seniors housing joins most commercial real estate sectors in celebrating a slow-but-successful turnaround. To kick off the New Year, a number of industry experts have revealed their predictions, which include increased construction, continued responsible lending and skilled nursing strategies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/seniors-housing-expects-more-construction-lending-and-ma-activity-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/seniors-housing-expects-more-construction-lending-and-ma-activity-2015#comments Construction News REITs Seniors Housing Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:24:00 +0000 1534111 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 22, 2104) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-22-2104 <div class="node-body article-body">In order to relieve its debt load, Caesars Entertainment Corp. will acquire its affiliate Caesars Acquisition Co. in a stock deal, reports Bloomberg. Jason Kalisman, CEO of Morgans Hotel Group, and investor Ron Burkle are feuding over the sale of two of the company’s hotels, according to the New York Post. Forest City has re-hired the construction crew to finish Brooklyn’s residential modular tower, reveals The Real Deal. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-22-2104" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-22-2104#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industry Buzz Multifamily Office Mon, 22 Dec 2014 16:23:00 +0000 1533471 at http://nreionline.com Are We in a Multifamily Bubble? http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/are-we-multifamily-bubble <div class="field-byline"> Gary Goodman </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The question of whether we are in a multifamily bubble is one that has recently been on the minds of many real estate investors. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/are-we-multifamily-bubble" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/are-we-multifamily-bubble#comments Finance & Investment Multifamily News Viewpoints Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:43:00 +0000 1530591 at http://nreionline.com 2014 Retail Investment Sales Set to Surpass Last Year’s Figures http://nreionline.com/retail/2014-retail-investment-sales-set-surpass-last-year-s-figures <div class="node-body article-body">It looks like this will be a merry holiday season for sellers of retail properties, as both transaction volume in the sector and price per sq. ft. continued to increase in the fourth quarter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/2014-retail-investment-sales-set-surpass-last-year-s-figures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/2014-retail-investment-sales-set-surpass-last-year-s-figures#comments Finance & Investment News Research & Data Retail Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:06:00 +0000 1526561 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 18, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-18-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Darden Restaurants is exploring options for capitalizing on its real estate, reports Orlando Business Journal. Moody’s downgraded the stock of American Realty Capital Properties to junk status, according to Commercial Property Executive. MarketWatch reports multifamily rents rose at the fastest pace in six years this November. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-18-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-18-2014#comments Industry Buzz Multifamily REITs Retail Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:12:00 +0000 1526431 at http://nreionline.com American Apparel: Sticky Changeover? http://nreionline.com/retail/american-apparel-sticky-changeover <div class="node-body article-body">Yesterday, American Apparel officially terminated its CEO and founder Dov Charney and replaced him with veteran fashion executive Paula Schneider. But that may not be the end of the beleaguered Los Angeles–based company’s woes. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/american-apparel-sticky-changeover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/american-apparel-sticky-changeover#comments News Retail Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:12:00 +0000 1522171 at http://nreionline.com Demand for Office Space Heats Up as FIRE Sectors Recover http://nreionline.com/office/demand-office-space-heats-fire-sectors-recover <div class="node-body article-body">Professional services that have traditionally led demand for office space, including finance, insurance and real estate, have finally made a comeback after a slump following the recession. Office market experts hope that the sectors, collectively referred to as FIRE, will now join with the tech and energy industries to heat up office demand in primary cities in 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/demand-office-space-heats-fire-sectors-recover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/demand-office-space-heats-fire-sectors-recover#comments Leasing News Office Research & Data Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:05:00 +0000 1521811 at http://nreionline.com 1100 New York Avenue, Washington, D.C. For 2015's Projected Industrial Growth: Create a Culture of Safety http://nreionline.com/commentary/2015s-projected-industrial-growth-create-culture-safety <div class="node-body article-body">As we look ahead to 2015, when projected growth may increase the likelihood of incidents, the commercial real estate industry needs to continue its focus on promoting a culture of safety for employees and clients.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/2015s-projected-industrial-growth-create-culture-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/2015s-projected-industrial-growth-create-culture-safety#comments Commentary Corporate Real Estate Industrial News Property Management Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:58:00 +0000 1521821 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 17, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-17-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Senate failed to extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, which will expire at the end of December, reports The Real Deal. Manulife Asset Management and Allianz struck an agreement to co-invest up to $1 billion in U.S. real estate assets, according to Commercial Property Executive. The commercial real estate industry is ripe for disruption in 2015, claims an article in Forbes. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-17-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-17-2014#comments Industry Buzz Office Private Equity REITs Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:02:00 +0000 1521531 at http://nreionline.com Data “Cops” Decode Efficiency and Opportunity in Corporate Real Estate http://nreionline.com/corporate-real-estate/data-cops-decode-efficiency-and-opportunity-corporate-real-estate <div class="field-byline"> David W. Kollmorgen </div> <div class="node-body article-body">On the corporate real estate beat, data analytics tools act like cops sniffing out inefficiencies before they can impact the business. But they have another, more profitable role: uncovering business productivity opportunities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/corporate-real-estate/data-cops-decode-efficiency-and-opportunity-corporate-real-estate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/corporate-real-estate/data-cops-decode-efficiency-and-opportunity-corporate-real-estate#comments Corporate Real Estate Finance & Investment News Technology Viewpoints Viewpoints Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:16:00 +0000 1518341 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 16, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-16-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Bloomberg reports that InterContinental Hotels will pay $430 million for Kimton Hotels & Restaurants. Kimco has acquired the remaining interest in a 39-property retail portfolio it owned in a joint venture with a Blackstone subsidiary, according to Commercial Property Executive. Multifamily building sales in New York City reached more than $1 billion in volume in October, claims The Real Deal. These are among today’s must reads for the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-16-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-16-2014#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industrial Industry Buzz Tue, 16 Dec 2014 15:14:00 +0000 1517961 at http://nreionline.com 10 Holiday Shopping Films http://nreionline.com/retail/10-holiday-shopping-films <div class="node-body gallery-body">Tired of holiday shopping? Whether you've been busy buying online or on foot, settle down with one of these classic films about Christmastime retail.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/10-holiday-shopping-films" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/10-holiday-shopping-films#comments New York News Retail Mon, 15 Dec 2014 21:00:00 +0000 1511641 at http://nreionline.com American Realty Capital Cuts Ties With Schorsch http://nreionline.com/reits/american-realty-capital-cuts-ties-schorsch <div class="field-byline"> By Dianna Britton, Managing Editor, WealthManagement.com </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Nicholas Schorsch has stepped down from his role as executive chairman and director of American Realty Capital Properties, the non-traded REIT sponsor he co-founded. Schorsch remains a majority shareholder in the company. He will also no longer serve on the board of directors of Cole Capital REITs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/reits/american-realty-capital-cuts-ties-schorsch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/reits/american-realty-capital-cuts-ties-schorsch#comments News People REITs Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:20:00 +0000 1514701 at http://nreionline.com PREA Members Forecast Improvement for CRE Industry in 2015 http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/prea-members-forecast-improvement-cre-industry-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The good times for commercial real estate are likely to keep going a little longer, according to experts surveyed for the latest Consensus Forecast survey from the Pension Real Estate Association (PREA).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/prea-members-forecast-improvement-cre-industry-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/prea-members-forecast-improvement-cre-industry-2015#comments Finance & Investment News Research & Data Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:17:00 +0000 1514691 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 15, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-15-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">In what will be the biggest private equity buyout of the year, PetSmart agreed to sell itself to BC Partners for $8.7 billion, reports The New York Times. Bloomberg reveals that Nicholas Schorsch has resigned as chairman of American Realty Capital, along with the company’s CEO and president. Cushman & Wakefield will pay $100 million to buy boutique New York brokerage firm Massey Knakal, according to The Wall Street Journal. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-15-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-15-2014#comments Industry Buzz Private Equity REITs Retail Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:02:00 +0000 1514681 at http://nreionline.com Existing Lifestyle Centers Thrive, but Developers Prefer Mixed-Use for New Projects http://nreionline.com/retail/existing-lifestyle-centers-thrive-developers-prefer-mixed-use-new-projects <div class="node-body article-body">Lifestyle centers were the stars of the retail development universe in the 2000s. Shoppers flocked to these properties, which typically featured a single-story, open-air design and upscale tenants. Since the recession, however, only a few of these centers have been built, and it’s unlikely that more of them will come out of the ground. Instead, developers are focusing their energy on larger mixed-use projects with some lifestyle center elements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/existing-lifestyle-centers-thrive-developers-prefer-mixed-use-new-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/existing-lifestyle-centers-thrive-developers-prefer-mixed-use-new-projects#comments Development Leasing News Retail Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:59:00 +0000 1506821 at http://nreionline.com Highland Row 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 11, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-11-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Global Logistics Properties confirmed it agreed to a 55 percent stake in GIC’s $8.1 billion purchase of Blackstone’s industrial portfolio, according to Commercial Property Executive. Reuters ran an exclusive on Atlantic City slashing its bond sale by 71 percent. Wal-Mart is now concentrating on opening stores in small Texas towns, reports the Dallas Morning News. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-11-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-11-2014#comments CMBS Finance & Investment Hotel Industrial Industry Buzz Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:44:00 +0000 1506721 at http://nreionline.com The Hottest New Amenity for Multifamily Communities: Car-Charging Stations http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/hottest-new-amenity-multifamily-communities-car-charging-stations <div class="field-byline"> Laura Khouri </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As a result of the continued growth in electric vehicle sales, multifamily owners and investors can now add value to their communities by implementing car-charging stations throughout their communities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/hottest-new-amenity-multifamily-communities-car-charging-stations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/hottest-new-amenity-multifamily-communities-car-charging-stations#comments Multifamily News Property Management Viewpoints Viewpoints Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:23:00 +0000 1506711 at http://nreionline.com Real Estate at the Movies: 10 Recent Office Films http://nreionline.com/office/real-estate-movies-10-recent-office-films <div class="node-body gallery-body">American work habits are changing, and therefore, so are office buildings—which is, in turn, can be seen at the movies. These 10 recent films, released between 2006 and 2013, capture office buildings and their inhabitants as we transition from soldiering on alone in our cubicles to working on teams in open spaces, pods and even far away from actual office buildings—and see our lives change in the process. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/real-estate-movies-10-recent-office-films" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/real-estate-movies-10-recent-office-films#comments News Office Wed, 10 Dec 2014 20:18:00 +0000 1444481 at http://nreionline.com U.S. Office Markets Top List for Global Investment Targets http://nreionline.com/office/us-office-markets-top-list-global-investment-targets <div class="node-body article-body">U.S. office markets dominated the field of top global investor markets in 2014, grabbing seven of the top 10 spots. Although that dominance is expected to slip in 2017, New York, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C. and Houston will continue to rank among the top 10 markets for investors, according to new research from real estate services firm DTZ.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/us-office-markets-top-list-global-investment-targets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/us-office-markets-top-list-global-investment-targets#comments Finance & Investment News Office Research & Data Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:47:00 +0000 1499591 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 10, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-10-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Hudson Pacific Properties will pay $3.5 billion for Blackstone’s office portfolio, according to Commercial Property Executive. U.S. News & World Report forecasts real estate trends for 2015. Bloomberg reports that the Carlyle Group hasn’t been as successful as rival Blackstone in its property investments. These are among today’s must reads for the commercial real estate industry. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-10-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-10-2014#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Office Retail Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:39:00 +0000 1502011 at http://nreionline.com