International en Addressing Infrastructure Corruption Today <div class="field-byline"> Doug Frye </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This December, on International Anti-Corruption Day, the members of the World Economic Forum’s Infrastructure and Urban Development Partners community delivered a strong statement on their commitment to fight corruption across the engineering, construction and real estate sector industries.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brokerage International News Viewpoints Viewpoints Thu, 08 Jan 2015 17:08:00 +0000 1564201 at Parameters, Not Perimeters for Global Workplace Strategies <div class="node-body article-body">What better time than the New Year to reexamine how we measure success in creating cohesive, comprehensive and truly global workplace strategies?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Architecture Commentary International News Office Tue, 06 Jan 2015 15:30:00 +0000 1557331 at Investing in Emerging Market Real Estate for the Long Term <div class="node-body article-body">Increasing global economic integration makes the opportunities in international real estate investment more compelling than ever before.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Institutional Investors International News Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:10:00 +0000 1414361 at Lenders are Helping Foreign Investors Push Florida’s Real Estate Market to a New Peak <div class="field-byline"> Darron Kattan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Commercial real estate in Florida has heated up to the point that foreign investors and lenders are chasing deals that extend beyond their comfort zones bringing the market to a crest.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment Florida International News Viewpoints Viewpoints Fri, 14 Nov 2014 19:58:00 +0000 1389221 at As CRE Values Rise, Global Investors’ Returns Get Squeezed <div class="node-body article-body">High real estate values and low interest rates for all types of real estate financing—especially in the core real estate markets the global real estate investors favor—continues to push returns on investment lower.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bridge & Mezzanine Finance Institutional Investors International News Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:24:00 +0000 1341631 at One-Size-Fits-All for New Global Property Measurement Standards <div class="node-body article-body">New International Property Measurement Standards (IPMS) will be unveiled next month that are aimed at bringing greater consistency and transparency to the global commercial real estate investment market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Development International News Property Management Mon, 27 Oct 2014 15:18:00 +0000 1333641 at Foreign Investment in U.S. Market to Top 2013 Levels, Reaching $50B, Predicts JLL <div class="node-body article-body">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 investment 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Institutional Investors International New York News Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:26:00 +0000 1319281 at Global CRE Firms Embrace Sustainability Data Tracking <div class="node-body article-body">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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking International News Research & Data Mon, 13 Oct 2014 13:52:00 +0000 1292721 at 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 9, 2014) <div class="node-body article-body">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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Buzz International Office Private Equity Self Storage Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:13:00 +0000 1284471 at World's 10 Fastest Growing Cities <div class="node-body gallery-body">There are more than 25 cities in the world today with populations of over 10 million, according to a recent study by the United Nations Population Division, World Economic Forum. Here, we present the top 10, ranked according to total population predicted for 2025 rather than by percentage of growth. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> International News Research & Data Mon, 06 Oct 2014 21:56:00 +0000 1270431 at