Industry Buzz http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/37171/more en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 27, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-27-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The MetLife Building has secured a $1.4 billion loan from Bank of America and Wells Fargo, reports Bloomberg. Barnes & Noble will split itself into two firms, including one that will focus on education and college books, according to Fox Business. Sears plans to split 300 of its best properties into a REIT by late spring, reveals Dow Jones Newswires. 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-february-27-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-27-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Office Retail Single-Family Housing Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:30:00 +0000 1667081 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 26, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-26-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Sears Holdings Corp. said that its plan to sell and lease back some stores may raise more than $2 billion, reports Bloomberg. Forest City Enterprises aims to sell or shed a handful of properties—including most of its Cleveland buildings—to prepare to become a REIT, according to Cleveland.com. Private equity firms like Blackstone are taking a more sedate approach with big clients, signifying that the industry is moving away from its former free-wheeling spirit, notes the New York Times. 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-february-26-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-26-2015#comments Hotel Industry Buzz Private Equity REITs Retail Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:08:00 +0000 1665191 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 25, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-25-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Cushman & Wakefield is going up for sale, reports the Wall Street Journal. Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay will form two real estate joint ventures in the U.S. and Canada, according to Reuters. Hines and Novak Bros. are developing The Sheraton Georgetown Texas Hotel and Conference Center in Georgetown, Texas, reports Commercial Property Executive. 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-february-25-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-25-2015#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industry Buzz Office Retail Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:39:00 +0000 1663151 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 24, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-24-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Inman looks at challenges facing real estate crowdfunding. Pacific Business News reports that Japanese investors have been the top buyers of Hawaiian properties in 2014. An activist shareholder is urging TravelCenters of America to spin off its real estate, according to Bloomberg. 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-february-24-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-24-2015#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industry Buzz Office Tue, 24 Feb 2015 15:15:00 +0000 1661111 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 23, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-23-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Terrorist group Al-Shabaab has called for attacks on Western malls, including the Mall of America, according to CNN. New Residential Investment Corp. agreed to pay $1.3 billion for Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd., reports Bloomberg. The Four Seasons Hotel in Boston’s Back Bay has secured $680 million in funding, notes Commercial Property Executive. 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-february-23-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-23-2015#comments Hotel Industry Buzz Office Property Management Retail Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:49:00 +0000 1659011 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 20, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-20-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The Lightstone Group is committing $2 billion to buying and developing hotel projects, reports Bloomberg. High apartment rents are spreading to smaller cities, according to CNBC. Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth fund is buying the new Edition hotel at 5 Madison Avenue, 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-february-20-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-20-2015#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industry Buzz Multifamily Retail Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:38:00 +0000 1656811 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 19, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-19-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Anbang Insurance Group bought 717 Fifth Avenue from Blackstone for an undisclosed sum, reports Crain’s New York Business. Seeking Alpha looks at forces that may bring about the next real estate crash. Clinton Group Inc. and Campus Evolution Villages may be looking to take over student housing REIT Campus Crest Communities, according to Commercial Property Executive. 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-february-19-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-19-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Office Retail Student Housing Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:40:00 +0000 1654981 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 18, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-18-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Silver Bay agreed to buy 2,460 single-family homes from The American Home for $263 million, reports Bloomberg. Apartment REITs could be facing the end of their outstanding returns run, notes The Wall Street Journal. This year will likely see a lot of office skyscrapers trading in downtown Dallas, predicts Dallas Business 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-february-18-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-18-2015#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industry Buzz Office Single-Family Housing Wed, 18 Feb 2015 15:43:00 +0000 1653101 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 17, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-17-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">National Storage Affiliate plans a $100 million IPO, reports Inside Self-Storage. The Wall Street Journal reveals that Starwood CEO Frits van Paasschen has resigned from his post. Downtown Dallas saw more office leasing in 2014 than at any time since the 1980s, according to 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-february-17-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-17-2015#comments Hotel Industry Buzz Office Retail Self Storage Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:50:00 +0000 1651211 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 13, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-13-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">CMBS delinquencies are on the decline, reports REIT.com. Forbes lists five cities likely to become the next Silicon Alley. The upcoming sale of the AON Center in Chicago could fetch $650 million, estimates Crain’s Chicago Business. 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-february-13-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-13-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Multifamily Office Thu, 12 Feb 2015 22:48:00 +0000 1647111 at http://nreionline.com