West http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/36691/more en Is the Pacific Northwest Ready for the Cascadia Mega-Quake? http://nreionline.com/office/pacific-northwest-ready-cascadia-mega-quake <div class="node-body article-body">Not only is the next Cascadia earthquake overdue, but the buildings and infrastructures of the cities it will hit along the coastline—including Portland and Seattle—are nowhere near ready for it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/pacific-northwest-ready-cascadia-mega-quake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/pacific-northwest-ready-cascadia-mega-quake#comments California News Office Seattle Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1786391 at http://nreionline.com Emergency workers prop up a collapsed building in the Marina district disaster zone after the earthquake, measuring 7.1 on the richter scale on October 17, 1989 in San Francisco. Photo: Otto Greule Jr /Getty Images Are These 11 Seattle Tall Buildings Made to Withstand the Coming Mega-Quake? http://nreionline.com/office/are-these-11-seattle-tall-buildings-made-withstand-coming-mega-quake <div class="node-body gallery-body">San Francisco-based seismic engineer Peter Yanev, writing in an op-ed in the New York Times in response to the 2010 earthquake in Chile, says there is, essentially, no such thing as an earthquake-proof building. So, how does Seattle look, in light of such information? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/are-these-11-seattle-tall-buildings-made-withstand-coming-mega-quake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/are-these-11-seattle-tall-buildings-made-withstand-coming-mega-quake#comments News Office Seattle Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1786351 at http://nreionline.com Seattle's Amazonian Lending Scene http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/seattles-amazonian-lending-scene <div class="node-body article-body">The real estate boom in Seattle, one of the country’s fastest-growing cities, is causing many to sit up and take notice. The latest sign? Two of the largest loans (or at least largest CMBS loans) nationally in 2015 were made to Seattle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/seattles-amazonian-lending-scene" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/seattles-amazonian-lending-scene#comments Commentary Finance & Investment News Office Seattle Mon, 20 Jul 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1785951 at http://nreionline.com Thousands of Condos for NYC and San Francisco http://nreionline.com/multifamily/thousands-condos-nyc-and-san-francisco <div class="node-body article-body">Developers have been very slow to restart construction of new condominiums across the United States since the condo crash. But in a few coastal markets like New York City and San Francisco, new condominiums are selling quickly and developers are building in bulk. The high cost of developable land is encouraging condo development in some prime downtown locations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/thousands-condos-nyc-and-san-francisco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/thousands-condos-nyc-and-san-francisco#comments Development Multifamily New York News San Francisco Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1785451 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 4, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-4-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Nearly 60 percent of commercial real estate executives are feeling more optimistic about the market this year than in 2014, reports Commercial Property Executive. Technology companies are starting to prefer retrofitting older office buildings over new construction, notes CNBC. Gaw Capital Partners is buying Seattle’s tallest tower, Columbia Center, for $700 million, according to Bloomberg. 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-june-4-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-4-2015#comments Industry Buzz Los Angeles Multifamily New York Office Thu, 04 Jun 2015 13:29:00 +0000 1784581 at http://nreionline.com Google’s Real Estate in the United States http://nreionline.com/office/google-s-real-estate-united-states <div class="node-body gallery-body">Google tries hard to keep its real estate plans secretwith its spokespeople declining to answer questions from the media regarding the size of its holdings. But judging from the information that has been made public, it's clear that the company's skyrocketing growth is not limited to its number of employees or business acquisitions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/google-s-real-estate-united-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/google-s-real-estate-united-states#comments Corporate Real Estate Development Leasing New York Office San Francisco Fri, 29 May 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1713931 at http://nreionline.com Expectations for 2015 RECon Show Run High http://nreionline.com/retail/expectations-2015-recon-show-run-high <div class="node-body article-body">If you are heading to Vegas at the end of this week, expect a busy show, as ICSC reports that registrations this year are already up by about 1,000 compared to 2014, with approximately 33,500 people, and possibly more, attending the annual retail real estate convention.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/expectations-2015-recon-show-run-high" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/expectations-2015-recon-show-run-high#comments Development Finance & Investment Las Vegas News Retail Fri, 15 May 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1769731 at http://nreionline.com In Single-Family Rental Housing, the Tenant Is King http://nreionline.com/single-family-housing/single-family-rental-housing-tenant-king <div class="node-body article-body">To earn the best rents from single-family homes, property managers are investing in the properties upfront.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/single-family-housing/single-family-rental-housing-tenant-king" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/single-family-housing/single-family-rental-housing-tenant-king#comments California Institutional Investors News Property Management Single-Family Housing Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1695961 at http://nreionline.com 10 Cities With Highest Office Rents http://nreionline.com/office/10-cities-highest-office-rents <div class="node-body gallery-body">As gateway cities' downtowns revive and thrive, office rents are rising. So we asked Colliers International which commercial business districts across the country have the highest average class-A office rents.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/10-cities-highest-office-rents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/10-cities-highest-office-rents#comments Boston Chicago Houston Los Angeles New York News Office San Francisco Washington D.C. Fri, 06 Mar 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1675051 at http://nreionline.com California Offers Energy Efficiency Financing for Multifamily http://nreionline.com/multifamily/california-offers-energy-efficiency-financing-multifamily <div class="node-body article-body">Thousands of California multifamily properties may soon become more energy efficient, thanks to new plans there to make Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing available to affordable housing properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/california-offers-energy-efficiency-financing-multifamily" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/california-offers-energy-efficiency-financing-multifamily#comments Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Government California Multifamily News Mon, 02 Mar 2015 20:58:00 +0000 1669771 at http://nreionline.com