Viewpoints http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/37541/more en Rules for Achieving Construction Success http://nreionline.com/construction/rules-achieving-construction-success <div class="field-byline"> By Jack Garson, founder, Garson Claxton LLC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to construction projects, all too often people start out with pretty drawings and end up with shouting matches or—worse—expensive lawsuits. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/construction/rules-achieving-construction-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/construction/rules-achieving-construction-success#comments Construction News Viewpoints Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1786431 at http://nreionline.com Multifamily Investor Strategies http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-investor-strategies <div class="field-byline"> By Michael Bull, CEO, Bull Realty Inc. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">From institutional to mom and pop, the multifamily sector is thriving. What’s happening with new supply? Is it too late to get in? Where does it make sense to build? Three experts give their input.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-investor-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-investor-strategies#comments Multifamily News Viewpoints Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1786271 at http://nreionline.com Is Seniors Housing Development Really Overheating? Most Markets Don’t See the Risk http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/seniors-housing-development-really-overheating-most-markets-don-t-see-risk <div class="field-byline"> By Chris McGraw, senior research analyst, NIC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While national rates of construction have been accelerating, most markets are experiencing modest, if any, active development.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/seniors-housing-development-really-overheating-most-markets-don-t-see-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/seniors-housing-development-really-overheating-most-markets-don-t-see-risk#comments News Seniors Housing Viewpoints Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1786181 at http://nreionline.com A (Tax) Tale of Two Campuses http://nreionline.com/office/tax-tale-two-campuses <div class="field-byline"> By Elliott B. Pollack and Melton L. Spivak </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With apologies to Charles Dickens, a tale of two corporate office campuses underscores the fickle nature of real estate fads and the difficulty property owners face in convincing tax tribunals that standard valuation matrices may not apply in properly assessing these large, suburban properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/tax-tale-two-campuses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/tax-tale-two-campuses#comments Finance & Investment News Office Viewpoints Wed, 22 Jul 2015 13:05:00 +0000 1786091 at http://nreionline.com The old Union Carbide building in Danbury, Conn. Photo by David W. Harple A Millennial’s Perspective on Commercial Real Estate http://nreionline.com/single-family-housing/millennial-s-perspective-commercial-real-estate <div class="field-byline"> Nicole Weinberger </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How is Gen Y going to use technology to affect the industry’s brokerage side? What’s the impact on commercial real estate?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/single-family-housing/millennial-s-perspective-commercial-real-estate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/single-family-housing/millennial-s-perspective-commercial-real-estate#comments Finance & Investment Multifamily News Single-Family Housing Viewpoints Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1786021 at http://nreionline.com Negotiating Loan Commitments from the Borrower’s Perspective http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/negotiating-loan-commitments-borrower-s-perspective <div class="field-byline"> By Brooks R. Smith, Partner, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With many CMBS loans maturing — estimated at approximately $300 billion between the years 2015 and 2017 — refinances or take-out loans also continue to fuel the commercial real estate lending landscape.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/negotiating-loan-commitments-borrower-s-perspective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/negotiating-loan-commitments-borrower-s-perspective#comments Finance & Investment News Viewpoints Mon, 20 Jul 2015 13:30:00 +0000 1785961 at http://nreionline.com Five Questions to Ask When Choosing a Real Estate Investment Management Platform http://nreionline.com/technology/five-questions-ask-when-choosing-real-estate-investment-management-platform <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Wilson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Enthusiasm goes into overdrive when an organization has decided to automate key processes for real estate investments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/technology/five-questions-ask-when-choosing-real-estate-investment-management-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/technology/five-questions-ask-when-choosing-real-estate-investment-management-platform#comments News Technology Viewpoints Viewpoints Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:05:00 +0000 1784791 at http://nreionline.com Five Reasons the U.S. CMBS Market is Attractive to Foreign Investors http://nreionline.com/cmbs/five-reasons-us-cmbs-market-attractive-foreign-investors <div class="field-byline"> Ed Shugrue, III </div> <div class="node-body article-body">An analysis of the current investment landscape reveals five primary attributes that make U.S. commercial real estate debt and CMBS in particular a compelling investment for foreign investors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/cmbs/five-reasons-us-cmbs-market-attractive-foreign-investors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/cmbs/five-reasons-us-cmbs-market-attractive-foreign-investors#comments CMBS News Viewpoints Viewpoints Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:30:00 +0000 1784811 at http://nreionline.com Leasing is Back: Don’t Sandbag Building Owner Profitability http://nreionline.com/leasing/leasing-back-don-t-sandbag-building-owner-profitability <div class="field-byline"> Christopher Perry III </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Just because you’re bringing in revenue doesn’t mean your commercial property is profitable. Particularly in properties with small spaces and multiple tenants, it’s easy to chip away at profitability in the minutia of managing the leasing process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/leasing/leasing-back-don-t-sandbag-building-owner-profitability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/leasing/leasing-back-don-t-sandbag-building-owner-profitability#comments Leasing News Technology Viewpoints Wed, 17 Jun 2015 02:36:00 +0000 1784801 at http://nreionline.com Illustration: Fanatic Studio/Thinkstock The Real Story Behind Getting Investors to Fund Your Syndication http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/real-story-behind-getting-investors-fund-your-syndication <div class="field-byline"> Craig Haskell </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Do you have a process for raising money to fund your syndication? When do you start the money raising process? Well, if you're like most people who are new to raising money for their syndications, you'll start raising money after you have a deal under contract.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/real-story-behind-getting-investors-fund-your-syndication" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/real-story-behind-getting-investors-fund-your-syndication#comments Finance & Investment News Viewpoints Viewpoints Fri, 29 May 2015 13:05:00 +0000 1771341 at http://nreionline.com