New York http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7547/more en 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><span class='keyword_link'><a href="/markets-regions/california?intlink=incontent " title="California Commercial Real Estate">California</a></span>'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 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 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 19, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-19-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Sales to institutional investors—entities that purchase at least 10 properties in a calendar year accounted for 4.7 percent of all sales of single family homes and condos in the second quarter, the lowest level since the first quarter of 2012. Los Angeles commercial property landlord Evoq Properties Inc. has agreed to be sold for $357.4 million to a group of investors led by Atlas Capital Group of New York. CBRE has begun rolling out its new nationwide Technology & Media Practice. 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-august-19-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-19-2014#comments Hotel Industry Buzz Institutional Investors New York Single-Family Housing Freemium Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:38:00 +0000 1137901 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 18, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-18-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Dollar General said on Monday that it was offering $8.9 billion to buy Family Dollar Stores, in an effort to break up its planned merger with Dollar Tree. The Mall of America's $1.4 billion refinancing <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/deals?intlink=incontent" title="Commercial Real Estate Deals">deal</a></span> with lenders Credit Suisse, Wells Fargo and Citibank closed Friday. A small firm that leases the entire Times Square building that SL Green Realty purchased in July for $41.1 million, is refusing to take orders from its new landlord. 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-august-18-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-18-2014#comments Industry Buzz New York REITs Retail Freemium Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:54:00 +0000 1134451 at http://nreionline.com Are Seniors Being Priced Out of Big Cities? http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/are-seniors-being-priced-out-big-cities <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Seniors are now more likely to want to retire in a big city, but less likely to be able to afford it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/are-seniors-being-priced-out-big-cities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/are-seniors-being-priced-out-big-cities#comments Multifamily New York News Research & Data Seniors Housing Freemium Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:38:00 +0000 1134191 at http://nreionline.com The Hodge 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 15, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-15-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The current $5.3 billion expansion of the Panama Canal may not be big enough and Panama officials are considering whether to dig a fourth set of locks. Finra is continuing to tack on time to the widely anticipated rule change that would give investors a clearer picture of what it costs to buy shares of nontraded REITs. Citi analyst Rob Buckland has published this diagram of where he thinks we are in the economic cycle and is warning we may be in bubble territory. Many consumers still appear reluctant to open their wallets, according to a mixed batch of retail earnings this week. These are among the 10 must reads for 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-august-15-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-15-2014#comments Industrial Industry Buzz International New York REITs Freemium Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:53:00 +0000 1130471 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 14, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-14-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Verizon Communications says, ‘Everything is on the table’ in regard to a possible spinoff of its rural wireline phone network as a REIT. Wall Street is running into resistance unloading commercial-mortgage backed securities. The World Trade Center unveiled its new logo. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate sector.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-14-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-14-2014#comments CMBS Industry Buzz New York REITs Retail Freemium Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:57:00 +0000 1126241 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 11, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-11-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Office landlord Paramount Group Inc. is seeking to raise as much as $2.7 billion in an IPO. Blackstone Group is planning to take its industrial-property unit public this year to raise about $1 billion. CalPERS is considering a dramatic retreat from some riskier investments, as it tries to simplify its $295 billion in holdings. Fairway Markets is slowing its expansion plans and now will open just one or two new stores per year. 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-august-11-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-11-2014#comments Industrial Industry Buzz New York Office REITs Freemium Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:18:00 +0000 1116151 at http://nreionline.com