Markets & Regions en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (April 28, 2015) <div class="node-body article-body">TIAA-CREF has taken full ownership of TIAA Henderson Real Estate, less than two years after announcing it would launch a fund management joint venture with Henderson Global Investors, reports IP & Real Estate. Brookfield Asset Management Inc. is considering investing more than 3.3 billion reais ($1.1-billion) in Brazil, with distressed assets accounting for about two-thirds of the total, The Globe & Mail reveals. Seeking Alpha advises how to prepare for the next financial crisis. These are among the 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment Hotel Industry Buzz International Multifamily Retail Tue, 28 Apr 2015 14:27:00 +0000 1745371 at 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (April 27, 2015) <div class="node-body article-body">Building and Land Technology acquired Atlanta's landmark office complex Concourse Corporate Center, plus a prime parcel of land, for $489 million from Regent Partners, Commercial Property Executive reports. Brooklyn's Barclays Center is completing the largest green roof ever put on a sports arena in the U.S., reveals the Wall Street Journal. Mexican telecom mogul Carlos Slim Helú is rapidly expanding his commercial real estate portfolio in the U.S., most recently with two iconic buildings in New York State and Detroit, notes 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Buzz Miami New York Office REITs Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:21:00 +0000 1743631 at Five Foreign Capital Trends in the U.S. Commercial Real Estate Market <div class="field-byline"> Brian Ward </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>With foreign capital flowing back in to the U.S. commercial real estate market in a substantial way, we are taking a look at the longer-term view of factors that will impact the U.S. market as we continue in economic recovery mode. Here are five of the most significant that are in play now.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment International News Viewpoints Viewpoints Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:13:00 +0000 1712541 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 Century 21 Department Stores Expands Beyond Northeast <div class="node-body article-body">Century 21 Department Stores continues to expand outside its New York metro footprint. Following its fall 2014 opening in Philadelphia, the chain recently inked a lease for an 85,000-sq.-ft. store in Sawgrass Mills in South Florida. The new location will be the first outside of the Northeast when it debuts in fall 2016. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development East Leasing News Retail Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:29:00 +0000 1726591 at Toys“R”Us Shifts Bricks-and-Mortar Strategy <div class="node-body article-body">Struggling toy retailer Toys“R”Us Inc. appears to be shaking up its bricks-and-mortar strategy, adding play spaces to its stores and reportedly shuttering its iconic Times Square location.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York News Retail Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:51:00 +0000 1711011 at Foreign Capital Flows Into U.S. CRE <div class="node-body article-body">Today’s commercial real estate investment capital flow has started to shift from inside the U.S. to overseas. Organizations with recognized global brands and locations abroad are in the driver’s seat to make the most of this opportunity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Finance & Investment International News Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:49:00 +0000 1699771 at Chinese Investors Bet on U.S. Apartment Development <div class="node-body article-body">International investors, especially from China, continue to pour money into U.S. real estate—favoring apartment development.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Finance & Investment International Multifamily News Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:00:00 +0000 1698051 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 Who Might Buy Willis Tower? <div class="node-body article-body">The news that Chicago’s Willis Tower is now up for grabs must be music to the ears of some deep-pocketed investors. But given the building’s size and potential price tag, who is most likely to end up with the prize?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chicago Finance & Investment News Office Mon, 09 Mar 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1677551 at