Benchmarking has become an essential decision support tool used by brokers and clients to determine how much space a company needs. Lately, regardless of the industry, companies want to know what the technology industry is up to. Looking outside one’s industry for best practices can be a source of innovation. But companies first need to try these characteristics on for size to see if they fit....More
Our rankings were based on a number of metrics, including average vacancy rates for medical office properties, rents per sq. ft., building sales volumes, prices per sq. ft. and volume of recent space completions.
The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (JOBS Act) of 2012 effectively lifted the ban on general solicitation that existed since 1933, opening the door for small companies and investors to directly tap into the market of their choice....More
As compared to the real property asset classification for conventional PPAs, complex real estate is allocated between the same buildings, site improvements and land categories, but also includes various other tangible and intangible assets....More
Commercial real estate development is starting to make a noticeable comeback. While developers sat on the sidelines in 2009 and 2010, many who survived the recession are back in a big way, making a difference brick by brick, block by block....More
With his latest divestiture, the sale of Pershing Square’s remaining 28 million shares of General Growth Properties back to the regional mall REIT for $556 million, it looks like Bill Ackman may be completely done with anything having to do with retail....More
After opening its first store in Mt. Prospect, Ill. this spring, it will follow up with eight additional stores this year, including two locations in Indianapolis and two locations in Cincinnati....More