Industry Buzz http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/37171/more en 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 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 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 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 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 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 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 9, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-9-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Canada may be at risk of a big-box tenant exodus, reports the Huffington Post. Bank of China agreed to buy 7 Bryant Park, a to-be-completed office tower in Midtown Manhattan, according to The Wall Street Journal. Commercial Observer reports that CBRE has acquired IVI International, a construction and environmental consulting firm. 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-9-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-9-2014#comments Brokerage Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:57:00 +0000 1498681 at http://nreionline.com Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images News 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 8, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-8-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">REITs are leaving the financial sector in 2016. Stonehenge Partners has merged with SL Green Realty Corp. Hudson Pacific Properties Inc will buy a portfolio of office buildings in California from Blackstone Group LP in a $3.5 billion stock-and-cash deal. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate sector.</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-8-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-8-2014#comments Industry Buzz Mon, 08 Dec 2014 16:47:00 +0000 1494701 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 4, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-4-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Private equity giant Blackstone Group, long a prototype for finding opportunistic value in commercial real estate, is dusting off its playbook and reverting to an investment strategy it undertook in 2006 prior to the last peak in property values in 2007. Griffin-American Healthcare REIT II completed its previously announced merger with New York-based real estate investment trust NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. RadioShack said it got a notice from lenders Salus Capital and Cerberus Capital Management that it had breached covenants on a $250 million credit line. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate sector.</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-4-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-4-2014#comments Industry Buzz Thu, 04 Dec 2014 16:41:00 +0000 1439761 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 3, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-3-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Data from recent years calls into question Thanksgiving weekend’s worthiness as a bellwether for holiday sales. Meridian Capital Group. arranged $737 million in financing on behalf of Brookfield Property Partners on a portfolio of New York City multifamily properties. Loews Corp.’s hotels unit is weighing a push into Europe after hiring InterContinental Hotels Group Plc’s Kirk Kinsell as CEO. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate sector.</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-3-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-3-2014#comments Industry Buzz Wed, 03 Dec 2014 16:16:00 +0000 1436011 at http://nreionline.com