News en American Apparel: Sticky Changeover? <div class="node-body article-body">Yesterday, American Apparel officially terminated its CEO and founder Dov Charney and replaced him with veteran fashion executive Paula Schneider. But that may not be the end of the beleaguered Los Angeles–based company’s woes. </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> News Retail Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:12:00 +0000 1522171 at Demand for Office Space Heats Up as FIRE Sectors Recover <div class="node-body article-body">Professional services that have traditionally led demand for office space, including finance, insurance and real estate, have finally made a comeback after a slump following the recession. Office market experts hope that the sectors, collectively referred to as FIRE, will now join with the tech and energy industries to heat up office demand in primary cities in 2015. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Leasing News Office Research & Data Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:05:00 +0000 1521811 at 1100 New York Avenue, Washington, D.C. For 2015's Projected Industrial Growth: Create a Culture of Safety <div class="node-body article-body">As we look ahead to 2015, when projected growth may increase the likelihood of incidents, the commercial real estate industry needs to continue its focus on promoting a culture of safety for employees and clients.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Corporate Real Estate Industrial News Property Management Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:58:00 +0000 1521821 at Data “Cops” Decode Efficiency and Opportunity in Corporate Real Estate <div class="field-byline"> David W. Kollmorgen </div> <div class="node-body article-body">On the corporate real estate beat, data analytics tools act like cops sniffing out inefficiencies before they can impact the business. But they have another, more profitable role: uncovering business productivity opportunities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corporate Real Estate Finance & Investment News Technology Viewpoints Viewpoints Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:16:00 +0000 1518341 at 10 Holiday Shopping Films <div class="node-body gallery-body">Tired of holiday shopping? Whether you've been busy buying online or on foot, settle down with one of these classic films about Christmastime retail.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York News Retail Mon, 15 Dec 2014 21:00:00 +0000 1511641 at American Realty Capital Cuts Ties With Schorsch <div class="field-byline"> By Dianna Britton, Managing Editor, </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Nicholas Schorsch has stepped down from his role as executive chairman and director of American Realty Capital Properties, the non-traded REIT sponsor he co-founded. Schorsch remains a majority shareholder in the company. He will also no longer serve on the board of directors of Cole Capital REITs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News People REITs Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:20:00 +0000 1514701 at PREA Members Forecast Improvement for CRE Industry in 2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The good times for commercial real estate are likely to keep going a little longer, according to experts surveyed for the latest Consensus Forecast survey from the Pension Real Estate Association (PREA).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment News Research & Data Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:17:00 +0000 1514691 at Existing Lifestyle Centers Thrive, but Developers Prefer Mixed-Use for New Projects <div class="node-body article-body">Lifestyle centers were the stars of the retail development universe in the 2000s. Shoppers flocked to these properties, which typically featured a single-story, open-air design and upscale tenants. Since the recession, however, only a few of these centers have been built, and it’s unlikely that more of them will come out of the ground. Instead, developers are focusing their energy on larger mixed-use projects with some lifestyle center elements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Leasing News Retail Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:59:00 +0000 1506821 at Highland Row The Hottest New Amenity for Multifamily Communities: Car-Charging Stations <div class="field-byline"> Laura Khouri </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As a result of the continued growth in electric vehicle sales, multifamily owners and investors can now add value to their communities by implementing car-charging stations throughout their communities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Multifamily News Property Management Viewpoints Viewpoints Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:23:00 +0000 1506711 at Real Estate at the Movies: 10 Recent Office Films <div class="node-body gallery-body">American work habits are changing, and therefore, so are office buildings—which is, in turn, can be seen at the movies. These 10 recent films, released between 2006 and 2013, capture office buildings and their inhabitants as we transition from soldiering on alone in our cubicles to working on teams in open spaces, pods and even far away from actual office buildings—and see our lives change in the process. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Office Wed, 10 Dec 2014 20:18:00 +0000 1444481 at