Markets & Regions http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7538/more en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 16, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-16-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Washington Prime Group, the strip-center REIT spun off from Simon Property Group earlier this year, has agreed to buy Glimcher Realty Trust for $4.3 billion, including the assumption of debt. Inland Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to purchase a 15-property portfolio of retail centers from Kite Realty Group Trust for an estimated purchase price of $318 million. Principal <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/deals/finance?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Finance ">Financial</a></span> Group Inc., the provider of life insurance and retirement products, is joining with Macquarie Group Ltd. in a venture that will make loans and package them into bonds. 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-september-16-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-16-2014#comments CMBS Industry Buzz New York REITs Retail Freemium Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:36:00 +0000 1214161 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 10, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-10-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Real estate legend Arthur G. Cohen, who died in August at the age of 84, could become the new owner of the Dream Hotel in Chelsea. Vornado chief executive Steven Roth said the site of the now-closed Rizzoli Bookstore at 31 West 57th Street, just south of Central Park, is going to be “a seven-star hotel.” Dollar General Corp. has taken its $9.1 billion offer for Family Dollar directly to shareholders in a hostile bid. 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Twitter announced on Monday that it would begin publicly testing a ‘buy’ button that can be embedded in posts to allow users to buy a product with a couple of clicks. The firm in charge of leasing up America's tallest building is taking some space there for itself. Starbucks is experimenting with some new retail formats, including smaller locations, as the coffee giant tinkers with how it can best expand its retail business. 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-8-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-8-2014#comments Chicago Industry Buzz REITs Retail Tax Strategies Freemium Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:31:00 +0000 1189611 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 4, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-4-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The British construction and services company Balfour Beatty has agreed to sell its Parsons Brinckerhoff consulting business to WSP Global for $1.35 billion. Ukraine's ongoing war with pro-Russian separatists and their Moscow benefactors is pushing money out of the region — and into the United States. The Department of Housing and Urban Development is putting 15,000 nonperforming residential loans with an unpaid principal balance of $2.3 billion out to bid. 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-september-4-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-4-2014#comments Construction Distress Industry Buzz International Retail Freemium Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:33:00 +0000 1180561 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 2, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-2-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Select Income REIT agreed to buy Cole Corporate Income Trust Inc. in a transaction valued at about $3 billion. Paramount Group Inc., a U.S. office landlord, filed for an initial public offering that is poised to be the largest ever for a real estate investment trust. Blackstone Group LP is preparing to sell New York's 1095 Sixth Ave., a 42-story office tower that may fetch one of the highest prices ever for a U.S. skyscraper. 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-2-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-2-2014#comments Brokerage Industry Buzz New York Office REITs Freemium Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:55:00 +0000 1173571 at http://nreionline.com The Property Manager’s Survival Guide for the Next 18 Months http://nreionline.com/florida/property-manager-s-survival-guide-next-18-months <div class="field-byline"> Monte Merritt </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The slow recovery of Florida’s economy is giving a modest boost to the commercial real estate market, but we have a long way to go before landlords of office and industrial space hold the upper hand in lease negotiations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/florida/property-manager-s-survival-guide-next-18-months" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/florida/property-manager-s-survival-guide-next-18-months#comments Florida Leasing News Office Property Management Viewpoints Freemium Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:17:00 +0000 1172871 at http://nreionline.com Baby Boomers Buoy Florida Retail http://nreionline.com/supplied-videos/baby-boomers-buoy-florida-retail <div class="node-body video-body">In the coming year investors looking to acquire retail assets in Florida and throughout the sunbelt will begin to target smaller communities, primarily inhabited by retired baby boomers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/supplied-videos/baby-boomers-buoy-florida-retail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/supplied-videos/baby-boomers-buoy-florida-retail#comments Retail South Supplied Videos Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:36:00 +0000 1158981 at http://nreionline.com New Jersey Garden Apartments Are Pricing Like Class-A Assets http://nreionline.com/new-jersey/new-jersey-garden-apartments-are-pricing-class-assets <div class="field-byline"> Steve Simonelli </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Garden apartments have started to fetch premium prices in New Jersey.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/new-jersey/new-jersey-garden-apartments-are-pricing-class-assets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment Multifamily New Jersey News Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:15:00 +0000 1107511 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 21, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-21-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Family Dollar has rejected Dollar General’s $8.9 billion offer in favor of Dollar Tree, reports The New York Times. CMBS lending standards start to slip, forcing Wall Street firms to “shop around” for good credit ratings, according to Bloomberg. Sam Zell and former partner Gary Garrabrant are shopping for properties in the same emerging markets, reports the Wall Street Journal. These are among today’s must reads for 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-august-21-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-21-2014#comments CMBS Industry Buzz International Retail Freemium Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:51:00 +0000 1145081 at http://nreionline.com