Viewpoints en Consider This Before Jumping into the Seniors Housing Market <div class="field-byline"> Michael Okaty and Matthew Jassak </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To succeed in the market, it is critically important to consider aspects that set seniors housing developments apart from general commercial real estate projects.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alternative Properties News Real Estate Services Seniors Housing Viewpoints Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:00:00 +0000 2010641 at The Growing Impact of Wireless Accessibility on Property Values <div class="field-byline"> Vince Varga </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Wireless access may not be what makes the client sign a contract, but the lack of adequate connectivity is a major strike against a property—and perhaps even a dealbreaker.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Office Real Estate Services Viewpoints Fri, 09 Dec 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1988751 at Is Retail’s Middle Earth Flat? <div class="field-byline"> John McNellis </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What’s keeping retail catatonic? The usual suspect: greed. Greed in the form of a legacy of over-building.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Retail Viewpoints Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1986971 at How the Strategic Opening of Retail Stores Can Revitalize City Neighborhoods <div class="field-byline"> Lyneir Richardson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here are six snapshots of how the opening of retail stores dramatically upgraded Chicago neighborhoods that had fallen on lean times.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Real Estate Services Retail Viewpoints Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1978371 at How Apartment Building Owners Can Strike a Balance Between Pet Owners and Non-Animal Lovers <div class="field-byline"> Mary Herrold </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Making sure that dogs and cats don't detract from the quality of life of residents who don't own pets can be one of the challenges of managing a multifamily community.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Multifamily News Property Management Real Estate Services Viewpoints Fri, 18 Nov 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1971901 at Why Timeshares Shouldn’t Be Taxed Like Condominiums <div class="field-byline"> Pamela B. Hunsaker </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fundamental differences between timeshares and condominiums can lead to significantly divergent value calculations.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Multifamily News Real Estate Services Viewpoints Tue, 08 Nov 2016 08:00:00 +0000 1962971 at What are the Advantages and Drawbacks of Real Estate Interval Funds? <div class="field-byline"> John Snowden </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is the advantage of quarterly liquidity? It sounds undesirable at face value, but interval funds’ limited liquidity provides real estate investors with four distinct advantages.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment Investment News Viewpoints Fri, 04 Nov 2016 07:00:00 +0000 1960211 at New FASB Standards Are a Potential Game-Changer for Lease Negotiations <div class="field-byline"> Howard Barash </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The new leasing standard will likely change the nature of these negotiations as tenants will be seeking shorter leases to minimize the financial impact of the new standard.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Leasing News Real Estate Services Viewpoints Tue, 18 Oct 2016 14:47:00 +0000 1944371 at Reduce Risk of Downturn Exposure by Focusing on the Expense You Can Control: Energy <div class="field-byline"> Jon Moeller </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to investing in energy management, protecting your portfolio from cycle swings and providing additional NOI to investors, those who hesitate to invest will be less competitive over time.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Property Management Real Estate Services Viewpoints Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:53:00 +0000 1928661 at How CRE Brokers Can Use Client Segmentation and Personalization for Effective Prospecting <div class="field-byline"> Tanner McGraw </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Focusing on the relationships that are most likely to turn into revenue means wasting less time on low probability leads.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brokerage News Real Estate Services Viewpoints Thu, 16 Jun 2016 07:00:00 +0000 1892821 at