South en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 23, 2014) <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Houston and Austin have displaced San Francisco as the most attractive markets for real estate investment, reports Bloomberg. Asian buyers are picking up U.S. multifamily properties at a record-breaking pace, according to World Property Channel. Larry Silverstein plans to sell $1.6 in tax-exempt bonds to finance the construction of 3 World Trade Center, reveals The Real <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/deals?intlink=incontent" title="Commercial Real Estate Deals">Deal</a></span>. 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Buzz Multifamily Office Texas Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:29:00 +0000 1324981 at Green from Green: Public Parks Increase CRE Value <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Open spaces in urban areas not only improve communities but can add billions of dollars to adjacent commercial real estate properties, agreed panelists at the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Fall Meeting, being held this week at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. Two recent examples are New York’s Bryant Park and Dallas’s Klyde Warren Park.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dallas Development New York News Office Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:29:00 +0000 1322471 at Bryant Park, N.Y. Investors Show Increasing Interest in Apartment Markets in Smaller Georgia Cities <div class="field-byline"> Robert Stickel </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It may come as a surprise to know that the apartment markets in smaller Georgia cities such as Athens, Augusta and Savannah are drawing a relatively high level of investor interest.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlanta Finance & Investment Multifamily News Viewpoints Viewpoints Mon, 13 Oct 2014 17:00:00 +0000 1224541 at Toyota Drives Innovative Sustainability for New North American HQ <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Toyota is designing its new North American headquarters in Plano, Texas, with an eye toward “innovative sustainability.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations & Designations Dallas Green Projects & Retrofits Industrial News Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:44:00 +0000 1292901 at 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 22, 2014) <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ventas, one of the nation's biggest health-care real estate investment trusts, or REITs, offers the prospect of solid growth and steady dividend gains. The retirement fund for Dallas’ police officers and firefighters lost $196 million on risky real estate investments in recent years. Lone Star Funds, the private-equity firm founded by billionaire John Grayken, agreed to buy 38 U.S. select-service hotels from Hyatt Hotels Corp. These are among the 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate industry today.</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> Dallas Hotel Industry Buzz Institutional Investors REITs Seniors Housing Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:21:00 +0000 1231481 at The Property Manager’s Survival Guide for the Next 18 Months <div class="field-byline"> Monte Merritt </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The slow recovery of Florida’s economy is giving a modest boost to the commercial real estate market, but we have a long way to go before landlords of office and industrial space hold the upper hand in lease negotiations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Florida Leasing News Office Property Management Viewpoints Freemium Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:17:00 +0000 1172871 at Baby Boomers Buoy Florida Retail <div class="node-body video-body">In the coming year investors looking to acquire retail assets in Florida and throughout the sunbelt will begin to target smaller communities, primarily inhabited by retired baby boomers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Retail South Supplied Videos Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:36:00 +0000 1158981 at Backfilling Older Big-Box Space in Atlanta <div class="field-byline"> John Tennant </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After years of landlords struggling to backfill larger anchor spaces, absorption of big-box spaces has started to tick up in metro Atlanta, dropping 15.2 percent since 2010, according to CoStar.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlanta Leasing News Retail Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Mon, 04 Aug 2014 17:28:00 +0000 1032561 at Midtown Atlanta Becoming Hotbed of Professional Service Firms <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Keppen </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>For many professional services firms in Atlanta, the No. 1 consideration when choosing office space is recruitment and retention of talent. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlanta Brokerage News Office Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:31:00 +0000 1049111 at Overbuilding Concerns Touch Texas Office Markets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Demand for office space rebounded in the second quarter, but overbuilding now threatens a few major markets. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Leasing News Office Research & Data Texas Freemium Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:38:00 +0000 1014771 at <p>2021 McKinney Ave., Dallas</p>