New York http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7547/more en Green from Green: Public Parks Increase CRE Value http://nreionline.com/office/green-green-public-parks-increase-cre-value <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Open spaces in urban areas not only improve communities but can add billions of dollars to adjacent commercial real estate properties, agreed panelists at the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Fall Meeting, being held this week at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. Two recent examples are New York’s Bryant Park and <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/markets-regions/dallas?intlink=incontent " title="Dallas Commercial Real Estate">Dallas</a></span>’s Klyde Warren Park.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/green-green-public-parks-increase-cre-value" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/green-green-public-parks-increase-cre-value#comments Dallas Development New York News Office Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:29:00 +0000 1322471 at http://nreionline.com Bryant Park, N.Y. 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 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="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 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 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 18, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-18-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>California's huge pension fund has turned to a trusted insider to take over the daunting job of directing almost $300 billion in investments. Nicholas Schorsch's vast web of businesses is untangled in this ‘simple’ visual of all entities under his purview. Inland American Real Estate Trust Inc., which is in the process of spinning off its hotel business, said today it is selling 52 hotels to a joint venture for about $1.1 billion. Japanese fashion retailer Uniqlo aims to turn a profit at its small but expanding U.S. network of stores within the next couple of years, the company's top U.S. executive, Larry Meyer, said. 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-18-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-18-2014#comments Industry Buzz Institutional Investors New York REITs Retail Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:17:00 +0000 1223251 at http://nreionline.com 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 Financial 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. 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-september-10-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-10-2014#comments Chicago Hotel Industry Buzz New York Retail Freemium Wed, 10 Sep 2014 15:07:00 +0000 1197031 at http://nreionline.com