Finance & Investment http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7355/more en Investors Love Industrial as Returns on Office Buys Fall http://nreionline.com/industrial/investors-love-industrial-returns-office-buys-fall <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Office and <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/property-types/industrial?intlink=incontent " title="Industrial Property News">industrial</a></span> properties achieved full recovery nationwide by the second half of 2014, with cap rates compressing and prices skyrocketing. This is pushing investors to either reposition existing gems in their portfolios or pick up trophy properties in secondary markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/investors-love-industrial-returns-office-buys-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/investors-love-industrial-returns-office-buys-fall#comments Finance & Investment Industrial News Research & Data Freemium Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:31:00 +0000 1069691 at http://nreionline.com Private Buyers Crowd Out Institutions in Net Lease Market http://nreionline.com/net-lease/private-buyers-crowd-out-institutions-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="http://nreionline.com/net-lease/private-buyers-crowd-out-institutions-net-lease-market" 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 http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (July 25, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-25-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Private equity firm Blackstone grew its global real estate assets by 26 percent since the second quarter of 2013, according to Real Estate Weekly. Wal-Mart Stores’ new CEO faces some tough challenges, reports Bloomberg. Weingarten Realty and Unicorp. executives differ on what constitutes a diversified property portfolio, according to the Orlando Sentinel. These are among today’s must reads for 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-july-25-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-25-2014#comments Industry Buzz Private Equity REITs Retail Freemium Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:29:00 +0000 1069061 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (July 24, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-24-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>An exclusive, private real estate <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-investment?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Finance & Investment">investment</a></span> trust launched a decade ago has tanked. Blackstone announced Tuesday evening that it would buy a majority stake in an auto repair chain, Service King Collision Repair Centers, from Carlyle, which took over the business two years ago. Target Corp. opened smallest store ever. McGraw Hill Financial Inc. said it received a notice from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission that the regulator may seek an enforcement action tied to six commercial-mortgage backed securities that its Standard & Poor’s division graded in 2011. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate sector.</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-july-24-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-24-2014#comments CMBS Industry Buzz Private Equity REITs Retail Freemium Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:28:00 +0000 1064621 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (July 23, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-23-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Bigger players are swallowing up smaller competitors in the rapidly-evolving single-family rental industry. Louisiana led all U.S. states in the value of industrial construction projects during 2013. Chipotle is now the most popular brand among teenage males. The Empire State Building’s managers won dismissal of lawsuits claiming they deprived thousands of early investors of as much as $410 million in profit when the iconic New York skyscraper was taken public. These are among today’s 10 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-july-23-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-23-2014#comments Development Industrial Industry Buzz Single-Family Housing Tax Strategies Freemium Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:05:00 +0000 1060661 at http://nreionline.com REITs Hit Dry Spell for IPOs http://nreionline.com/reits/reits-hit-dry-spell-ipos <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>REIT IPO activity year-to-date in 2014 is anemic compared to the frothy pace that occurred during the same period in 2013, when 19 separate IPOs were completed. So far this year, only two IPOs have closed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/reits/reits-hit-dry-spell-ipos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/reits/reits-hit-dry-spell-ipos#comments Finance & Investment News REITs Freemium Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:27:00 +0000 1060351 at http://nreionline.com D.C. Office Occupancy Drops, but Investor Demand Still High http://nreionline.com/washington-dc/dc-office-occupancy-drops-investor-demand-still-high <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Vacancy has increased in one of the top U.S. office markets, Washington, D.C., but at least one expert says the drop is just a minor blip that signifies investors should seize on properties while they can.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/washington-dc/dc-office-occupancy-drops-investor-demand-still-high" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/washington-dc/dc-office-occupancy-drops-investor-demand-still-high#comments Finance & Investment Leasing News Office Washington D.C. Freemium Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:49:00 +0000 1056771 at http://nreionline.com Industrial Leasing Activity Strong in the Second Quarter http://nreionline.com/industrial/industrial-leasing-activity-strong-second-quarter <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Relatively more robust economic activity during the second quarter appeared to benefit the industrial sector as fundamentals improved at a modestly quicker pace. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/industrial-leasing-activity-strong-second-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/industrial-leasing-activity-strong-second-quarter#comments Commentary Distress Industrial News Research & Data Freemium Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:30:00 +0000 1056511 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (July 21, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-21-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Restaurant rents have been rising in the past year and a half, and are beginning to put pressure on the industry’s bottom line. CBRE Group is profiting from consolidation among office space firms. The U.S. Senate by a 93-4 vote approved legislation to reauthorize for seven years the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act. Juan Valdez, the coffee brand backed by the Colombian Coffee Growers Federation, is opening franchised cafes in Florida in a fresh attempt to challenge Starbucks Corp. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate sector.</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-july-21-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-21-2014#comments Brokerage Industry Buzz REITs Retail Freemium Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:37:00 +0000 1052561 at http://nreionline.com More International Investors Hunt for Properties in the U.S. http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/more-international-investors-hunt-properties-us <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The U.S. leads global rankings for planned real estate acquisitions in 2014. Nearly half of all international investors (48 percent) project modest growth in their U.S. portfolios in 2014. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/more-international-investors-hunt-properties-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/more-international-investors-hunt-properties-us#comments Finance & Investment International News Freemium Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:32:00 +0000 1052551 at http://nreionline.com