Institutional Investors http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7360/more en Foreign Investment in U.S. Market to Top 2013 Levels, Reaching $50B, Predicts JLL http://nreionline.com/new-york/foreign-investment-us-market-top-2013-levels-reaching-50b-predicts-jll <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Foreign institutional investors are spending heavily on U.S. assets this year, revealed JLL’s global capital markets experts at the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) fall meeting, currently underway at New York’s Javits Center. In fact, the inflow of foreign capital is so strong that JLL is raising its predictions on foreign <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-investment?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Finance & Investment">investment</a></span> into the United States for 2014, and is now forecasting nearly $50 billion, up from $38.7 billion in 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/new-york/foreign-investment-us-market-top-2013-levels-reaching-50b-predicts-jll" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/new-york/foreign-investment-us-market-top-2013-levels-reaching-50b-predicts-jll#comments Institutional Investors International New York News Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:26:00 +0000 1319281 at http://nreionline.com Shifts in Home Prices Spark New Strategies http://nreionline.com/single-family-housing/shifts-home-prices-spark-new-strategies <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Rising home prices in the past year have caused some buyers to pull back on acquisitions, change their geographic focus and modify existing business models.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/single-family-housing/shifts-home-prices-spark-new-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/single-family-housing/shifts-home-prices-spark-new-strategies#comments Institutional Investors News Private Equity REITs Single-Family Housing Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:14:00 +0000 1297011 at http://nreionline.com Whither Active Private Real Estate Portfolio Management? http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/whither-active-private-real-estate-portfolio-management <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In active portfolio management, mispriced market segments and properties are worth seeking out.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/whither-active-private-real-estate-portfolio-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/whither-active-private-real-estate-portfolio-management#comments Commentary Institutional Investors News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:26:00 +0000 1296531 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 8, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-8-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As it pulls the plug on hedge funds, the country’s biggest public pension, is giving its property portfolio a $7 billion jolt. Leave it to Sam Zell to call foreign investment ‘bullshit,’ the commercial real estate market a ‘whorehouse,’ and still end up with a surprisingly sensible argument. Silverstein Properties and Elad Group, who are partnering on high-end residential condominiums at 1 West End Avenue, are now seeking about $500 million in <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/services/construction?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Construction">construction</a></span> funds from a consortium of banks for the project. These are among the 10 must reads today 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-october-8-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-8-2014#comments Industry Buzz Institutional Investors New York Office Retail Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:52:00 +0000 1280731 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 25, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-25-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Verizon Communications Inc. is pushing for a sale of its wireless network towers by year-end. Stephen Blyth will be the next president and chief executive officer of Harvard Management Company, the University’s investment arm. Even with nearly 750,000 square feet of office space under construction in downtown Austin, the area's occupancy rate is poised to increase under intense demand from tenants in a variety of industries. 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-september-25-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-25-2014#comments Industry Buzz Institutional Investors Los Angeles Multifamily Office Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:15:00 +0000 1243141 at http://nreionline.com TIAA-CREF Expands its Reach with JV Partners http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/tiaa-cref-expands-its-reach-jv-partners <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>NREI talks investment strategy with Phil McAndrews, senior managing director and chief investment officer for TIAA Global Real Estate. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/tiaa-cref-expands-its-reach-jv-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/tiaa-cref-expands-its-reach-jv-partners#comments Expert Q&As Institutional Investors International News Freemium Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:41:00 +0000 1239111 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 24, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-24-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The latest trend among REITs: simplify, simplify, simplify. The U.S. Senate voted unanimously last week to end a federal filing requirement for owners of condo buildings with more than 99 units that ensnared developers in litigation following the financial crisis of 2008. Norway has vaulted to the top ranks of foreign U.S. commercial real estate buyers as its $870 billion sovereign-wealth fund, the world’s largest, acquires buildings from New York to San Francisco. 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-september-24-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-24-2014#comments Brokerage Industry Buzz Institutional Investors Multifamily REITs Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:13:00 +0000 1239101 at http://nreionline.com Five ‘Whys’ for Commercial Real Estate Investing http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/five-whys-commercial-real-estate-investing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Commercial real estate is a unique asset class that warrants consideration by investors given the many benefits.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/five-whys-commercial-real-estate-investing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/five-whys-commercial-real-estate-investing#comments Charts Commentary Institutional Investors News Freemium Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:26:00 +0000 1235681 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 22, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-22-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ventas, one of the nation's biggest health-care real estate investment trusts, or REITs, offers the prospect of solid growth and steady dividend gains. The retirement fund for Dallas’ police officers and firefighters lost $196 million on risky real estate investments in recent years. Lone Star Funds, the private-equity firm founded by billionaire John Grayken, agreed to buy 38 U.S. select-service hotels from Hyatt Hotels Corp. These are among the 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate industry today.</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-september-22-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-22-2014#comments Dallas Hotel Industry Buzz Institutional Investors REITs Seniors Housing Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:21:00 +0000 1231481 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 18, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-18-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>California's huge pension fund has turned to a trusted insider to take over the daunting job of directing almost $300 billion in investments. Nicholas Schorsch's vast web of businesses is untangled in this ‘simple’ visual of all entities under his purview. Inland American Real Estate Trust Inc., which is in the process of spinning off its hotel business, said today it is selling 52 hotels to a joint venture for about $1.1 billion. Japanese fashion retailer Uniqlo aims to turn a profit at its small but expanding U.S. network of stores within the next couple of years, the company's top U.S. executive, Larry Meyer, said. 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-september-18-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-18-2014#comments Industry Buzz Institutional Investors New York REITs Retail Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:17:00 +0000 1223251 at http://nreionline.com