Finance & Investment http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7355/more en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (March 6, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-6-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Shares of Macerich Co. rose the most in three months after Simon buyout talk emerged, reports Bloomberg. Nasdaq reveals CBRE is in talks to buy the real estate division of Johnson Controls Inc. AEG made plans for a $500-million, 755-room hotel expansion at its L.A. Live complex, according to Los Angeles Times. 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-march-6-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-6-2015#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industry Buzz Office Retail Fri, 06 Mar 2015 15:09:00 +0000 1676881 at http://nreionline.com Institutional Investors Seek Partnerships on Speculative Industrial Development to Boost Returns http://nreionline.com/industrial/institutional-investors-seek-partnerships-speculative-industrial-development-boost-return <div class="node-body article-body">Institutional industrial investors unhappy with current low cap rates for existing class-A properties have instead begun to partner with developers on new speculative construction in anticipation of higher returns.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/institutional-investors-seek-partnerships-speculative-industrial-development-boost-return" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/institutional-investors-seek-partnerships-speculative-industrial-development-boost-return#comments Development Finance & Investment Industrial News Fri, 06 Mar 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1675401 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (March 5, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-5-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Glenn Rufrano appears to be the leading candidate to become chief executive of American Realty Capital Properties Inc., according to Wall Street Journal. More than half of Forest City's top executives and development team members are women, reveals Capital New York. And Bain Capital and Golden Gate are both vying to acquire Ann Taylor's parent company, Ann Inc., reports Chain Store Age. These are among today's must reads for 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-march-5-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-5-2015#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industrial Industry Buzz Retail Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:32:00 +0000 1674971 at http://nreionline.com Is a REIT Structure the Solution to Sears’ Woes? http://nreionline.com/leasing/reit-structure-solution-sears-woes <div class="node-body article-body">Sears Holdings announced it is moving forward with a plan to spin off 200 to 300 stores into a REIT. Chairman and CEO Edward S. Lampert expects the company to generate $2 billion or more in proceeds, yet industry experts question whether the move will solve Sears’ problems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/leasing/reit-structure-solution-sears-woes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/leasing/reit-structure-solution-sears-woes#comments Leasing News REITs Retail Thu, 05 Mar 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1673691 at http://nreionline.com NREI/Marcus & Millichap Investor Sentiment Index Sets New Record High http://nreionline.com/datasheet/nreimarcus-millichap-investor-sentiment-index-sets-new-record-high <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/nreimarcus-millichap-investor-sentiment-index-sets-new-record-high" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://nreionline.com/site-files/nreionline.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/research-report-crop.png" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body">Exclusive results from the NREI/Marcus & Millichap Investor Sentiment Survey show that investor confidence in the commercial real estate market has surged to a new all-time high in the more than 10-year history of the survey. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/datasheet/nreimarcus-millichap-investor-sentiment-index-sets-new-record-high" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment Hotel Industrial Multifamily Office Retail Sentiment Index Freemium Wed, 04 Mar 2015 19:11:00 +0000 1673501 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (March 4, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-4-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Chicago’s Willis Tower is up for sale, reports Bloomberg. The Wall Street Journal looks at Silicon Valley’s property buying binge. Lowes Hotels & Resorts opens a new 400-room hotel in downtown Chicago, 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-march-4-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-4-2015#comments Hotel Industry Buzz Office Private Equity Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:39:00 +0000 1673021 at http://nreionline.com Oil Price Declines: Lessons Learned Should Be Bigger Than Texas http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/oil-price-declines-lessons-learned-should-be-bigger-texas <div class="node-body article-body">Recent volatility in oil prices is an abrupt reminder to real estate investors of how quickly markets outside of commercial real estate can change. It is clear there are risks to being complacent, even in an asset class with longer-term return characteristics, when conditions can change quickly.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/oil-price-declines-lessons-learned-should-be-bigger-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/oil-price-declines-lessons-learned-should-be-bigger-texas#comments Commentary Finance & Investment News Office Wed, 04 Mar 2015 14:56:00 +0000 1671231 at http://nreionline.com Using EB-5 Capital in the Capital Stack for New Hotel Developments http://nreionline.com/hotel/using-eb-5-capital-capital-stack-new-hotel-developments <div class="field-byline"> Ali Jahangiri &amp; John Tishler </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Until 2012-2013, many hotel developers sought EB-5 capital when other forms of capital were unavailable. Today, traditional capital is more accessible for well-conceived hotel projects, and EB-5 capital is no longer as accessible for projects that fail to meet traditional underwriting criteria. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/hotel/using-eb-5-capital-capital-stack-new-hotel-developments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/hotel/using-eb-5-capital-capital-stack-new-hotel-developments#comments Hotel News Tax Strategies Viewpoints Viewpoints Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:10:00 +0000 1663271 at http://nreionline.com NorthMarq’s AmeriSphere Acquisition Proof of Faith in Multifamily Sector http://nreionline.com/multifamily/northmarq-s-amerisphere-acquisition-proof-faith-multifamily-sector <div class="node-body article-body">NREI recently talked with NorthMarq CEO Eduardo “Ed” Padilla about how the recent acquisition of AmeriSphere fits into the company’s broader growth strategy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/northmarq-s-amerisphere-acquisition-proof-faith-multifamily-sector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/northmarq-s-amerisphere-acquisition-proof-faith-multifamily-sector#comments Expert Q&As Finance & Investment Multifamily News Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1671221 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (March 3, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-3-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Westfield Corp. has entered into a $925 million joint venture with O’Connor Capital Partners on three regional shopping centers, reports The Desert Sun. "Real estate is doomed," claims Smarter Analyst. And crowdfunding for real estate is likely to jump to $2.57 billion worldwide this year, 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-march-3-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-3-2015#comments Industry Buzz Multifamily Office REITs Retail Tue, 03 Mar 2015 15:22:00 +0000 1670901 at http://nreionline.com