Markets & Regions http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7538/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 New York Tax Uncertainty http://nreionline.com/tax-strategies/new-york-tax-uncertainty <div class="field-byline"> By Joel Marcus, Esq. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The future of New York City’s 421-a tax exemption is highly uncertain, particularly in light of the election of Mayor Bill de Blasio, whose initiatives appear to call for sweeping changes to the program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/tax-strategies/new-york-tax-uncertainty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/tax-strategies/new-york-tax-uncertainty#comments Development Multifamily New York News Tax Strategies Viewpoints Viewpoints Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:03:00 +0000 1315121 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 20, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-20-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>DDR Corp. and the Blackstone Group have purchased 71 shopping centers in a $1.93 billion transaction. New York City and state officials are negotiating with JPMorgan Chase over a potential <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/deals?intlink=incontent" title="Commercial Real Estate Deals">deal</a></span> in which the nation’s largest bank would build a vast $6.5 billion corporate campus. Virginia Retirement System and LaSalle Investment Management have launched a $575m joint venture to build US industrial properties. These are among the 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate sector 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-20-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-20-2014#comments Industry Buzz New York Office REITs Retail Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:25:00 +0000 1314301 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 16, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-16-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A New York development agency plans to issue $1.63 billion of bonds this month for the 3 World Trade Center tower in Manhattan, in what is set to be the municipal market’s largest unrated deal. Non-traded REITs would be required to provide more disclosure, and to provide it more often, under rule changes approved by the SEC. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. cut its revenue outlook for its current fiscal year as it announced it is scaling back its expansion plans. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate space.</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-16-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-16-2014#comments Industry Buzz New York Office REITs Retail Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:51:00 +0000 1305771 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 14, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-14-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Concerned about potential security risks, the U.S. government is taking a close look at last week's sale of New York's iconic Waldorf Astoria hotel to a Chinese insurance company. Colliers International has acquired a controlling interest in AOS Group, one of Europe's leading real estate and workplace consulting firms. Premium Point Investments LP bought an Atlanta-based landlord and property manager. These are among the 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate sector 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-14-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-14-2014#comments Brokerage Hotel Industry Buzz New York Single-Family Housing Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:12:00 +0000 1296721 at http://nreionline.com Investors Show Increasing Interest in Apartment Markets in Smaller Georgia Cities http://nreionline.com/atlanta/investors-show-increasing-interest-apartment-markets-smaller-georgia-cities <div class="field-byline"> Robert Stickel </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It may come as a surprise to know that the apartment markets in smaller Georgia cities such as Athens, Augusta and Savannah are drawing a relatively high level of investor interest.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/atlanta/investors-show-increasing-interest-apartment-markets-smaller-georgia-cities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlanta Finance & Investment Multifamily News Viewpoints Viewpoints Mon, 13 Oct 2014 17:00:00 +0000 1224541 at http://nreionline.com Global CRE Firms Embrace Sustainability Data Tracking http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/global-cre-firms-embrace-sustainability-data-tracking <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The amount of sustainability data collection at many large global property firms has quadrupled. According to the recently released 2014 GRESB survey, almost 80 percent of the participant firms measure energy use. The survey participants also reported that both carbon emissions and water consumption are down at the firms.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/global-cre-firms-embrace-sustainability-data-tracking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/global-cre-firms-embrace-sustainability-data-tracking#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking International News Research & Data Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:52:00 +0000 1292721 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 9, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-9-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>ASB Real Estate Investments has formed Infomart Data Centers, a national data center operator that rises out of a merger between Dallas Infomart and Fortune Data Centers. Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, the world’s largest, agreed to buy the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Financial Centre in London for $944 million. TPG Real Estate, the real estate platform of Fort Worth-based TPG private equity firm, has invested $120 million in LifeStorage self-storage facilities. These are among today’s 10 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-october-9-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-october-9-2014#comments Industry Buzz International Office Private Equity Self Storage Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:13:00 +0000 1284471 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 construction 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 Seaports to Compete for Business from Panama Canal Expansion http://nreionline.com/industrial/seaports-compete-business-panama-canal-expansion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Though the completion of the Panama Canal expansion has been delayed again until mid-2016, East Coast seaports, expected to benefit the most from the $5.2 project, have begun to win over more shipping traffic from the West Coast.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/seaports-compete-business-panama-canal-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/seaports-compete-business-panama-canal-expansion#comments East Industrial News West Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:27:00 +0000 1280291 at http://nreionline.com