Private Equity http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7364/more en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 11, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-11-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The three members of a real estate partnership that sells its private placements through independent broker-dealers are in the midst of a bitter <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/services/legal?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Services">legal</a></span> dispute. Dave & Buster's Entertainment, Inc., the parent company of Dave and Buster's, Inc., has filed for an IPO. RadioShack Corp., the struggling electronics retailer, said it’s working with creditors and other parties to get more capital and avoid bankruptcy. 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-11-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-11-2014#comments Hotel Industry Buzz Multifamily Private Equity Retail Freemium Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:39:00 +0000 1201041 at http://nreionline.com What Institutional Money Wants in Return as it Continues to Flow to Real Estate http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/what-institutional-money-wants-return-it-continues-flow-real-estate <div class="field-byline"> Kelvin Tetz and John Mackel </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Pension funds, opportunity funds, hedge funds, and other <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-investment/institutional-investors?intlink=incontent " title="Institutional Investors">institutional investors</a></span> are continuing to turn their attention to real estate in the wake of the recession, particularly as returns on real estate have risen relative to bond yields and real estate proves attractive as a hedge against the risks in the equity markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/what-institutional-money-wants-return-it-continues-flow-real-estate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/what-institutional-money-wants-return-it-continues-flow-real-estate#comments Institutional Investors News Private Equity Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:11:00 +0000 1149391 at http://nreionline.com illustration: Martin Haake The New Normal of Alternative Lending in CRE Financing http://nreionline.com/distress/new-normal-alternative-lending-cre-financing <div class="field-byline"> Sanford Herrick </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>During the past 25 years, the alternative lending landscape for commercial real estate has evolved from a handful of qualified entities to a wide range of individuals and institutions vying for today’s situational opportunities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/distress/new-normal-alternative-lending-cre-financing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/distress/new-normal-alternative-lending-cre-financing#comments Bridge & Mezzanine Finance Distress News Private Equity Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:10:00 +0000 1131191 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 7, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-7-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has agreed to settle accusations that it colluded with other private equity firms to drive down the prices of corporate takeover targets. RCS Capital Corp. has acquired independent broker/dealer VSR Financial Services, adding $12.3 billion in assets under administration and 264 advisors to RCAP’s independent advice platform. Greenland Forest City—a joint venture of New York City’s Forest City Ratner Cos. and Greenland USA, a subsidiary of Shanghai-based Greenland Group Co.—has just changed the name of the 22-acre Atlantic Yards development to Pacific Park Brooklyn. 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-august-7-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-7-2014#comments Industry Buzz Mixed-Use New York Private Equity REITs Freemium Thu, 07 Aug 2014 14:40:00 +0000 1107521 at http://nreionline.com photo: Jeffrey MacMillan/Capital Business Top Private Equity Funds Reveal Their Success Secrets http://nreionline.com/private-equity/top-private-equity-funds-reveal-their-success-secrets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A recent report released by London-based Preqin on the “Top 20 Fund Managers: The Importance of Manager Experience” shows that the top 20 private equity funds in the world raised a combined $143.9 billion between 2009 and 2013. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/private-equity/top-private-equity-funds-reveal-their-success-secrets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/private-equity/top-private-equity-funds-reveal-their-success-secrets#comments Finance & Investment News Private Equity Research & Data Freemium Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:10:00 +0000 1078001 at http://nreionline.com Are More Offers in Store for Family Dollar? http://nreionline.com/retail/are-more-offers-store-family-dollar <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Dollar Tree executives must be quite certain the deal will make financial sense, as the retailer has taken out a whopping $9.5 billion in debt to complete the acquisition, according to Bloomberg. </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/retail/are-more-offers-store-family-dollar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/are-more-offers-store-family-dollar#comments News Private Equity Property Management Retail Freemium Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:17:00 +0000 1077791 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (July 28, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-28-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Discount rivals Dollar Tree and Family Dollar announce an $8.5 billion merger, reports The New York Times. Blackstone borrows $2.25 billion secured by its investment in Hilton Worldwide, according to the International Financing Review. MetLife and Norway’s sovereign wealth fund pay $561 million for One Beacon Street in Boston, reports Bloomberg. 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-28-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-28-2014#comments Industry Buzz Insurance Companies Private Equity Retail Freemium Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:49:00 +0000 1073831 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 investment 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 What’s the Smart Move for PetSmart? http://nreionline.com/retail/what-s-smart-move-petsmart <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Recent activity has generated a lot of discussion within both the retail and investment community about PetSmart’s future. Experts say PetSmart’s management team has a lot of options.The question is: Which option will provide investors with the best value?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/what-s-smart-move-petsmart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/what-s-smart-move-petsmart#comments News Phoenix Private Equity Retail Freemium Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:56:00 +0000 1043891 at http://nreionline.com