New York http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7547/more en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (July 1, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-1-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Single-family rental REIT American Homes has acquired Beazer Pre-Owned Rental Homes. CareOne LLC is exploring the sale of a $2 billion <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/property-types/seniors-housing?intlink=incontent " title="Seniors Housing Property News">seniors housing</a></span> portfolio. Luxury condos in Manhattan are becoming like “Swiss bank accounts” for the ultra-wealthy and some lay empty for up to 10 months out of the year. Forever21 is on the verge of a massive expansion effort. These are among today’s 10 must reads in 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-july-1-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-1-2014#comments Industry Buzz New York Private Equity Seniors Housing Single-Family Housing Freemium Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:32:00 +0000 995671 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 24, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-24-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Norway’s sovereign wealth fund says it plans to be more aggressive in the next three years, including increasing its real estate portfolio. Wal-Mart Stores named 13 executives to its U.S. merchandising operations, marking the latest shake-up under new CEO Doug McMillon. Juicy Couture is closing all of its U.S. stores. A <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/deals?intlink=incontent" title="Commercial Real Estate Deals">deal</a></span> may be in place that would allow construction of 3 WTC to resume. These are all 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-june-24-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-24-2014#comments Industry Buzz Institutional Investors New York Retail Freemium Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:14:00 +0000 974161 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 17, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-17-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Forest City CEO David LaRue sat down with REIT.com to discuss the outlook in the office, multifamily and retail sectors. Brookfield said it’s close to filling most of the lower Manhattan office that had been occupied at one time by Merrill Lynch & Co. Discount supermarket chain Grocery Outlet is reportedly up for sale and could fetch more than $1 billion in an acquisition. The Michaels Companies is getting ready to return to the public markets with an IPO that could be worth more than $500 million. These are all 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-june-17-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-17-2014#comments Industry Buzz New York Private Equity REITs Retail Single-Family Housing Freemium Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:49:00 +0000 953531 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 12, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-12-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Bloomberg BusinessWeek takes a look at office design trends. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac agree to consult with city and tenant groups before investing in a future deal involving Stuyvesant Town and Peter Cooper Village in New York City. CBS is close to completing the spinoff of its billboard division that will eventually be converted to a REIT. Apparel retailer Chico’s is exploring a sale to a private equity investor. These are all among today’s 10 must reads for 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-june-12-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-12-2014#comments Industry Buzz Multifamily New York Office Private Equity REITs Freemium Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:16:00 +0000 941071 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 9, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-9-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Family Dollar Stores Inc. adopted a one-year poison pill two days after activist investor Carl Icahn reported that he’d built a 9.39 percent stake in the company, making him its largest shareholder. Westfield’s mall at the World Trade Center is rapidly filling with the company having leases signed for about 80 percent of the complex’s space. CoStar CEO Andy Florance said that the company could have raised more than $1 billion in a coming public offering. Caterpillar said it plans to shutter three manufacturing facilities in Illinois. These are all among the 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate sector for 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-june-9-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-9-2014#comments Chicago Industrial Industry Buzz New York Retail Technology Freemium Mon, 09 Jun 2014 14:43:00 +0000 928801 at http://nreionline.com Is the Northeast's CRE More Sustainable Post-Sandy? http://nreionline.com/design/northeasts-cre-more-sustainable-post-sandy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A year and a half after Superstorm Sandy devastated much of the Eastern seaboard, are there any silver linings from the hurricane that was the second-costliest in U.S. history? Is it possible that the commercial real estate sector is now more sustainable because of a storm? The answer is a complicated yes and no.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/design/northeasts-cre-more-sustainable-post-sandy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/design/northeasts-cre-more-sustainable-post-sandy#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Design New York News Office Freemium Mon, 09 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 924761 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 4, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-4-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>REIT executive compensation rose just 2.2 percent last year, down from 6 percent in 2012. It continues a trend in recent years of slowing gains. Hilton and Marriott each unveiled new brands at the NYU Hospitality Conference this week. Larry Silverstein faces a tough challenge in persuading the private market to invest in his tower at 3 World Trade Center. Meanwhile, Willis Tower in Chicago was put into special servicing after the borrower requested a loan modification. These are all among today’s 10 must reads in 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-june-4-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-june-4-2014#comments Hotel Industry Buzz New York Office REITs Freemium Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:37:00 +0000 915581 at http://nreionline.com Future-Proofing Buildings Against Natural Disasters http://nreionline.com/commentary/future-proofing-buildings-against-natural-disasters <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When Hurricane Sandy landed on the East Coast on October 29, 2012, more than 55,000 buildings in New York City and its surrounding regions were rendered completely uninhabitable, displacing millions of people from their homes and offices and making the metro area temporarily obsolescent.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/future-proofing-buildings-against-natural-disasters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/future-proofing-buildings-against-natural-disasters#comments Commentary Corporate Real Estate New York News Office Freemium Tue, 03 Jun 2014 13:51:00 +0000 896661 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (May 27, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-may-27-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The owners of One World Trade Center have been forced to cut rents to try and fill space at the tower, which currently is 55 percent leased. After a rapid ascent to become the third largest retailer in the country, Target has struggled of late. Investing in urban real estate is making a comeback. Store closures have been at high levels since the start of 2014. These are all among today’s 10 must reads in 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-may-27-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-may-27-2014#comments Industry Buzz New York Office Retail Freemium Tue, 27 May 2014 14:45:00 +0000 891991 at http://nreionline.com Few Cities Have Condo Conversions http://nreionline.com/multifamily/few-cities-have-condo-conversions <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Developers are buying hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of properties to convert to for-sale condominium housing, but only in a handful of cities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/few-cities-have-condo-conversions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/few-cities-have-condo-conversions#comments Development Multifamily New York News Freemium Mobile Alert Fri, 23 May 2014 19:05:00 +0000 888241 at http://nreionline.com