Viewpoints en Does a Property’s Sale Price Really Equal the Taxable Market Value? <div class="field-byline"> Cynthia M. Fraser, Esq. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The question arises all too often: Is the recent sale price of a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/property-types?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Properties">property</a></span> the best evidence of the property’s taxable value?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Distress News Tax Strategies Viewpoints Viewpoints Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:27:00 +0000 1193171 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 <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/property-types/industrial?intlink=incontent " title="Industrial Property News">industrial</a></span> 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 New Jersey Garden Apartments Are Pricing Like Class-A Assets <div class="field-byline"> Steve Simonelli </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Garden apartments have started to fetch premium prices in New Jersey.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment Multifamily New Jersey News Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:15:00 +0000 1107511 at What Institutional Money Wants in Return as it Continues to Flow to Real Estate <div class="field-byline"> Kelvin Tetz and John Mackel </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Pension funds, opportunity funds, hedge funds, and other institutional investors are continuing to turn their attention to real estate in the wake of the recession, particularly as returns on real estate have risen relative to bond yields and real estate proves attractive as a hedge against the risks in the equity markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Institutional Investors News Private Equity Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:11:00 +0000 1149391 at illustration: Martin Haake The New Normal of Alternative Lending in CRE Financing <div class="field-byline"> Sanford Herrick </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>During the past 25 years, the alternative lending landscape for commercial real estate has evolved from a handful of qualified entities to a wide range of individuals and institutions vying for today’s situational opportunities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bridge & Mezzanine Finance Distress News Private Equity Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:10:00 +0000 1131191 at When it Comes to the Fed, The Shadow Knows <div class="field-byline"> Carlos F. Crespo </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Economic forecasts today have been clouded by the Federal Reserve Bank’s unconventional monetary policy as historical patterns and correlations used in previous models have been rendered useless. A new quantitative model, pending publication, may illuminate a solution.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:47:00 +0000 1123051 at Moving Toward International Management Standards <div class="field-byline"> Nancye Kirk </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It may be true that all real estate is local. But it is also true that real estate has become a global business. Yet the way that real estate is measured continues to be based on local practices. This is about to change with the work being done by the International Property Measurement Standards (IPMS) Coalition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Property Management Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Fri, 08 Aug 2014 16:10:00 +0000 1112371 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 Private Buyers Crowd Out Institutions in Net Lease Market <div class="field-byline"> Randy Blankstein </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The retail sector experienced the third straight quarter of historically low cap rates as a result of increased demand and the continually growing investor pool seeking the stable yield of the asset class.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Institutional Investors Net Lease News Retail Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:44:00 +0000 994791 at