News http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7550/more en Does Your Business Model Include Professionalism? http://nreionline.com/property-management/does-your-business-model-include-professionalism <div class="node-body article-body">What is your business model? What are the tenets and the strategies that you as a leader in your company have carved out to ensure the sustainability of your brand?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/property-management/does-your-business-model-include-professionalism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/property-management/does-your-business-model-include-professionalism#comments Commentary News Property Management Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1786441 at http://nreionline.com 5 Secondary Ports to Watch http://nreionline.com/industrial/5-secondary-ports-watch <div class="node-body article-body">With less than 10 months to go until the $5.2 billion Panama Canal expansion opens in April 2016, U.S. ports are implementing almost $30 billion in dredging and infrastructure improvements to handle Post-Panamax ships. Secondary market ports are poised to gain more market share. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/5-secondary-ports-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/5-secondary-ports-watch#comments Finance & Investment Industrial News Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1786531 at http://nreionline.com Rules for Achieving Construction Success http://nreionline.com/construction/rules-achieving-construction-success <div class="field-byline"> By Jack Garson, founder, Garson Claxton LLC </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When it comes to construction projects, all too often people start out with pretty drawings and end up with shouting matches or—worse—expensive lawsuits. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/construction/rules-achieving-construction-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/construction/rules-achieving-construction-success#comments Construction News Viewpoints Fri, 31 Jul 2015 07:00:00 +0000 1786431 at http://nreionline.com Coffee Chain Expansions Still Brewing http://nreionline.com/retail/coffee-chain-expansions-still-brewing <div class="node-body article-body">Americans just can’t get enough coffee, and that’s good news for coffee chains. Both domestic and international brands are opening new stores across the country, providing a plethora of choices for even the pickiest of coffee drinkers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/coffee-chain-expansions-still-brewing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/coffee-chain-expansions-still-brewing#comments Development News Retail Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1786411 at http://nreionline.com Is the Pacific Northwest Ready for the Cascadia Mega-Quake? http://nreionline.com/office/pacific-northwest-ready-cascadia-mega-quake <div class="node-body article-body">Not only is the next Cascadia earthquake overdue, but the buildings and infrastructures of the cities it will hit along the coastline—including Portland and Seattle—are nowhere near ready for it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/pacific-northwest-ready-cascadia-mega-quake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/pacific-northwest-ready-cascadia-mega-quake#comments California News Office Seattle Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1786391 at http://nreionline.com Emergency workers prop up a collapsed building in the Marina district disaster zone after the earthquake, measuring 7.1 on the richter scale on October 17, 1989 in San Francisco. Photo: Otto Greule Jr /Getty Images Are These 11 Seattle Tall Buildings Made to Withstand the Coming Mega-Quake? http://nreionline.com/office/are-these-11-seattle-tall-buildings-made-withstand-coming-mega-quake <div class="node-body gallery-body">San Francisco-based seismic engineer Peter Yanev, writing in an op-ed in the New York Times in response to the 2010 earthquake in Chile, says there is, essentially, no such thing as an earthquake-proof building. So, how does Seattle look, in light of such information? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/are-these-11-seattle-tall-buildings-made-withstand-coming-mega-quake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/are-these-11-seattle-tall-buildings-made-withstand-coming-mega-quake#comments News Office Seattle Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1786351 at http://nreionline.com Realquidity Aims to Create Online Secondary Marketplace for CRE Investment http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/realquidity-aims-create-online-secondary-marketplace-cre-investment <div class="node-body article-body">Realquidity is a Silicon Valley startup that launched a new only online marketplace in June for buying and selling fractional interests in existing commercial properties. NREI interviewed Realquidity co-founder and CEO Shawn Silk to get his insights on how the platform works.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/realquidity-aims-create-online-secondary-marketplace-cre-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/realquidity-aims-create-online-secondary-marketplace-cre-investment#comments Expert Q&As Finance & Investment Multifamily News Office Retail Self Storage Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:47:00 +0000 1786341 at http://nreionline.com Putting CRE Sales Volume in First Half of 2015 in Historical Perspective http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/putting-cre-sales-volume-first-half-2015-historical-perspective <div class="node-body article-body">Investment sales volume now outpaces the figure recorded at the peak of the previous cycle in 2006, according to recently released figures from research firm Real Capital Analytics (RCA). Here we break down the numbers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/putting-cre-sales-volume-first-half-2015-historical-perspective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/putting-cre-sales-volume-first-half-2015-historical-perspective#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industrial Multifamily News Office Retail Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:46:00 +0000 1786321 at http://nreionline.com 5 Up-and-Coming Smaller Markets http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/5-and-coming-smaller-markets <div class="node-body gallery-body">Markets like Manhattan, Los Angeles and San Francisco experienced the highest investment sales volumes in the first half of this year. However, they were not necessarily the markets that saw the greatest sales growth. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/5-and-coming-smaller-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/5-and-coming-smaller-markets#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industrial Markets & Regions Multifamily News Office Retail Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:45:00 +0000 1786301 at http://nreionline.com 6 Things You Need to Know about CBRE’s Newest Fund http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/6-things-you-need-know-about-cbre-s-newest-fund <div class="node-body article-body">“We describe this style of investing as low-risk, value-added. It combines a very nice income return for our investors, typically in the 8 percent range, with solid appreciation that comes from our ability to operate the real estate and add value through repositioning and leasing,” says Maddocks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/6-things-you-need-know-about-cbre-s-newest-fund" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/6-things-you-need-know-about-cbre-s-newest-fund#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Multifamily News Office Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:20:00 +0000 1786191 at http://nreionline.com