South en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (April 14, 2014) <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>U.S. <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-investment/cmbs?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities">CMBS</a></span> defaults dropped for the fourth straight year, according to a new report from Fitch Ratings. The Miami Herald profiles the family behind Turnberry Associates, the firm that owns the Aventura Mall and Fontainebleau Miami. Struggles at Family Dollar and other chains have analysts wondering whether dollar stores can only thrive in down economies. DSW is launching a new format called Yellow Box. These are all among today’s 10 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMBS Industry Buzz Miami Office Retail San Francisco Freemium Mobile Alert Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:44:00 +0000 770621 at LEED: Not Just for Shiny, New Buildings <div class="field-byline"> Sam Martin </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>LEED certification may be most commonly associated with new construction, but the prestigious designation—which provides verification that a building has a reduced environmental impact—isn’t reserved just for shiny, brand-new buildings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations & Designations Commentary Green Projects & Retrofits Miami News Office Freemium Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:44:00 +0000 682021 at 701 Brickell Ave., Miami Negotiate an Exit When Entering a Lease Agreement <div class="field-byline"> Nora Hogan </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Evaluating exit strategies should also be a top priority for tenants upon entering a lease agreement. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dallas Leasing News Office Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Wed, 26 Feb 2014 22:14:00 +0000 627311 at J.C. Penney to Profit from Headquarters Land Development Deal <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>The development of its 240-acre Plano site will likely double the land's value.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/trafficcourt">TrafficCourt</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Blogs Development News Retail Texas Freemium TrafficCourt Thu, 13 Feb 2014 15:18:00 +0000 595521 at The Bike Path: Smart Cities' Latest Amenity <div class="node-body gallery-body">America is enjoying a bicycling boom.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boston Chicago Denver Los Angeles New York News Philadelphia Phoenix Public Infrastructure San Francisco Seattle Sustainability Tennessee Washington D.C. Industries & Products and Services Thu, 06 Feb 2014 18:02:00 +0000 508721 at Austin Becomes First-Tier City for Office Demand <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Just about every fourth quarter office research report listed Austin as one of the top cities of the year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Austin Leasing News Office Freemium Wed, 05 Feb 2014 17:24:00 +0000 575911 at CMBS Lending Comes Back in Full Force, but Underwriting Standards Suffer <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What a difference a few years make. As recently as 2012, one of the things that kept commercial real estate professionals up at night was the huge volume of CMBS maturities that were coming up starting in 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMBS Florida News Freemium Tue, 04 Feb 2014 19:10:00 +0000 572691 at Trade Street Residential Pays $44M for Memphis Luxury Apartments <div class="node-body syndicated_content-body">Florida-based Trade Street Residential Inc. has announced the acquisition of the 330-unit Miller Creek at Germantown luxury apartment community for $43.8 million from LIV Development LLC.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="" /> </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CPE Multifamily Sales Tennessee Tue, 28 Jan 2014 17:36:00 +0000 556111 at <p>&nbsp;Miller Creek at Germantown, Memphis</p> Seniors Seek Multifamily Units in Warm Climates <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As the U.S. housing market improves, senior citizens have been looking to sell homes they’ve been holding onto since the recession.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Multifamily News North Carolina Seniors Housing Texas Freemium Mon, 27 Jan 2014 17:04:00 +0000 552981 at <p>Peninsula Del Rey, Daly City, Ca.</p> Boxer Boosts Dallas Holdings to Nearly 6 Million SF With 11-Building Farmers Branch Office Acquisition <div class="node-body syndicated_content-body">In one of the largest single acquisitions in its 21-year history, Houston-based Boxer Property added the 11-building, 817,000-square-foot Centre Office Park to its Dallas-area holdings.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="" /> </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CoStar Dallas Investment Office Fri, 10 Jan 2014 17:23:00 +0000 506331 at