Institutional Investors en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 21, 2015) <div class="node-body article-body">Westfield Corp. is planning an $800 million makeover of Century City mall in its fight against encroaching online retailing, the Los Angeles Times reports. In Manhattan, two developers are charging $1 million a year for a single parking space, according to Crain’s New York Business. Walgreen’s is opening 25 new retail health clinics throughout Washington and Oregon, Forbes notes. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Industry Buzz Institutional Investors Multifamily Retail Seniors Housing Fri, 21 Aug 2015 14:18:00 +0000 1788661 at 10 Must Reads from the CRE Industry Today (August 4, 2015) <div class="node-body article-body">Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz’s friends are pressing him to run for president against Hillary Clinton, Fortune reveals. Apple Inc. has added a huge San Jose development site to its commercial real estate portfolio, according to Silicon Valley Business Journal. Luxury home-furnishings retailer Restoration Hardware is entering the hotel business, Crain’s New York Business reports. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hotel Industry Buzz Institutional Investors Retail Seniors Housing Tue, 04 Aug 2015 13:46:00 +0000 1786721 at Single-Family Investors Prune Portfolios <div class="node-body article-body">Large investors continue to buy single-family homes, though not as many as they bought just two years ago when home prices were lower and many of these investors were building their portfolios to reach a critical mass that they could operate and finance effectively.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Institutional Investors News Single-Family Housing Tennessee Mon, 20 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1785921 at Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Back In Action <div class="node-body article-body">Apartment investors are getting very competitive interest rates for permanent loans from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac lenders once again this summer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Institutional Investors Multifamily News Tue, 14 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1785761 at Demand Is Rising for CRE Loans <div class="node-body article-body">With the commercial real estate industry being increasingly described as buoyant, how much competition is there for loans? To find out, we turned to Walker & Dunlop, a national firm specializing in providing customized financing solutions to owners and operators of U.S. commercial real estate properties. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CMBS Commercial Banks Expert Q&As Institutional Investors Insurance Companies News Fri, 22 May 2015 14:00:00 +0000 1772921 at Institutional Investors Buy Fewer Single-Family Homes <div class="node-body article-body">Big institutions bought about half as many single-family houses in the first quarter of 2015 compared to the year before, according to the latest numbers from data firm RealtyTrac Inc., even though the investors overall are more active than ever in buying single-family houses.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Institutional Investors News Research & Data Single-Family Housing Mon, 18 May 2015 13:56:00 +0000 1772751 at Single-Family Rental Market Sizzles in the South <div class="node-body article-body">Housing markets like Dallas and San Antonio are already getting too hot for investors who buy single-family homes as rental properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Florida Institutional Investors News Single-Family Housing Texas Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:03:00 +0000 1733971 at In Single-Family Rental Housing, the Tenant Is King <div class="node-body article-body">To earn the best rents from single-family homes, property managers are investing in the properties upfront.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> California Institutional Investors News Property Management Single-Family Housing Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1695961 at Have Valuations Peaked for Seniors Housing Properties? <div class="field-byline"> Beth Burnham Mace </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Like most commercial real estate values, seniors housing property values have been increasing. Favorable market fundamentals, a compelling investment thesis, an improving economy and obtainable credit at attractive rates all have powered values ever higher. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Charts Institutional Investors News Seniors Housing Viewpoints Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:08:00 +0000 1667721 at Pension Funds Weigh Risk vs Reward in Chasing More Real Estate Assets <div class="node-body article-body">Pension funds are exhibiting a bigger appetite for real estate, but they remain cautious when it comes to moving beyond core assets and gateway markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Institutional Investors News Research & Data Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1661491 at