Private Equity http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7364/more en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (March 16, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-16-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The Blackstone Group struck an agreement to buy the Willis Tower, reports Bloomberg. MetLife Real Estate Investors to invest $500 million in commercial real estate loans, according to Commercial Property Executive. Leonard Green & Partners and TPG are buying Life Time Fitness, notes Business Insider. 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-16-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-16-2015#comments Industry Buzz Office Private Equity Retail Seniors Housing Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:01:00 +0000 1688551 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 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 26, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-26-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Sears Holdings Corp. said that its plan to sell and lease back some stores may raise more than $2 billion, reports Bloomberg. Forest City Enterprises aims to sell or shed a handful of properties—including most of its Cleveland buildings—to prepare to become a REIT, according to Cleveland.com. Private equity firms like Blackstone are taking a more sedate approach with big clients, signifying that the industry is moving away from its former free-wheeling spirit, notes the New York Times. These are among today's must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-26-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-26-2015#comments Hotel Industry Buzz Private Equity REITs Retail Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:08:00 +0000 1665191 at http://nreionline.com Tricky Transition for Investment Homes http://nreionline.com/private-equity/tricky-transition-investment-homes <div class="node-body article-body">Investors are buying fewer single-family homes, according to data firm RealtyTrac’s 2014 U.S. Institutional Investor & Cash Sales Report. However, many investors continue to buy and seem committed to the business of renting out their portfolios of single-family homes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/private-equity/tricky-transition-investment-homes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/private-equity/tricky-transition-investment-homes#comments Institutional Investors Multifamily News Private Equity Research & Data Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:58:00 +0000 1659031 at http://nreionline.com Debt Funds Are Flush With Capital for Real Estate Deals http://nreionline.com/private-equity/debt-funds-are-flush-capital-real-estate-deals <div class="node-body article-body">Private equity debt investments are coming off a successful fundraising year and the tide of capital moving into debt funds shows no signs of slowing in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/private-equity/debt-funds-are-flush-capital-real-estate-deals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/private-equity/debt-funds-are-flush-capital-real-estate-deals#comments Finance & Investment News Private Equity Research & Data Wed, 28 Jan 2015 14:10:00 +0000 1618201 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (January 15, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-january-15-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Blackstone’s Invitation Home is getting ready to market $513 million in rental-home securities, reports Bloomberg. The House of Representatives passed legislation easing some Dodd-Frank guidelines, according to The New York Times. Lending on retail properties skyrocketed in the first three quarters of 2014, notes Commercial Observer. 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-january-15-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-january-15-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Private Equity Retail Single-Family Housing Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:28:00 +0000 1584021 at http://nreionline.com Mezzanine Financing on the Upswing as Industry Sees More Construction http://nreionline.com/bridge-mezzanine-finance/mezzanine-financing-upswing-industry-sees-more-construction <div class="node-body article-body">Borrowers have a growing appetite for mezzanine loans that is fueled by redevelopment and refinancing activity, as well as the return of new construction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/bridge-mezzanine-finance/mezzanine-financing-upswing-industry-sees-more-construction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/bridge-mezzanine-finance/mezzanine-financing-upswing-industry-sees-more-construction#comments Bridge & Mezzanine Finance Development News Private Equity Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:00:00 +0000 1576831 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 17, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-17-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Senate failed to extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, which will expire at the end of December, reports The Real Deal. Manulife Asset Management and Allianz struck an agreement to co-invest up to $1 billion in U.S. real estate assets, according to Commercial Property Executive. The commercial real estate industry is ripe for disruption in 2015, claims an article in Forbes. 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-december-17-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-17-2014#comments Industry Buzz Office Private Equity REITs Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:02:00 +0000 1521531 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 15, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-15-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">In what will be the biggest private equity buyout of the year, PetSmart agreed to sell itself to BC Partners for $8.7 billion, reports The New York Times. Bloomberg reveals that Nicholas Schorsch has resigned as chairman of American Realty Capital, along with the company’s CEO and president. Cushman & Wakefield will pay $100 million to buy boutique New York brokerage firm Massey Knakal, according to The Wall Street Journal. 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-december-15-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-december-15-2014#comments Industry Buzz Private Equity REITs Retail Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:02:00 +0000 1514681 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 28, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-28-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">For the first time in history, a D.C. office building has sold for more than a grand a square foot. Blackstone Group LP, the world's largest private equity investor in real estate, is preparing to seek around $13 billion for its next flagship global real estate fund. Private real estate returned 2.63% in the third quarter, as measured by the National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries Property index. 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-october-28-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-28-2014#comments Industry Buzz Private Equity Washington D.C. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 15:03:00 +0000 1337581 at http://nreionline.com