People en Dollar Tree And Family Dollar: What Does This Mega Deal Mean For Retail? <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>While both chains operate boxes that are around 7,000 to 10,000 sq. ft., their real estate strategies have been markedly different.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary News Property Management Retail Freemium Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:38:00 +0000 1087391 at Midtown Atlanta Becoming Hotbed of Professional Service Firms <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Keppen </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>For many professional services firms in Atlanta, the No. 1 consideration when choosing <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/property-types/office?intlink=incontent " title="Office Property News">office</a></span> space is recruitment and retention of talent. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlanta Brokerage News Office Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:31:00 +0000 1049111 at Private Buyers Crowd Out Institutions in Net Lease Market <div class="field-byline"> Randy Blankstein </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The retail sector experienced the third straight quarter of historically low cap rates as a result of increased demand and the continually growing <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/deals/investment?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Investment">investor</a></span> pool seeking the stable yield of the asset class.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Institutional Investors Net Lease News Retail Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:44:00 +0000 994791 at New Multifamily Construction Will Contribute to Vacancies in Certain Markets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The wave of supply is putting upward pressure on vacancies, which increased by 10 basis points in the second quarter, to 5.5 percent. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Leasing Multifamily News Research & Data Freemium Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:47:00 +0000 1064971 at Life Sciences Write Prescriptions for CRE Markets Success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The United States continues to outpace the world in biopharmaceutical resources and enterprises, according to JLL’s 2014 Life Sciences Cluster Report.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Industrial Medical Office News Office Freemium Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:40:00 +0000 1057591 at Industrial Leasing Activity Strong in the Second Quarter <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Relatively more robust economic activity during the second quarter appeared to benefit the industrial sector as fundamentals improved at a modestly quicker pace. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Distress Industrial News Research & Data Freemium Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:30:00 +0000 1056511 at A New Day in the Way America Looks at Housing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>For years, it seems, we’ve heard about the rent-vs-own debate—a question that often influences whether the homeownership rate is rising or falling. In reality, there is no debate. Rather, what we are witnessing, I believe, is no less than a tectonic shift.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Multifamily News Single-Family Housing Freemium Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:56:00 +0000 1048431 at 10 Disrupters: Living Large in Tiny Spaces <div class="field-byline"> Bendix Anderson </div> <div class="field-deck"> Evan Granoff is among a wave of developers looking to spread the microapartment trend to smaller markets. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Microapartments—living spaces of less than 500 sq. ft.—are already popular in gateway cities like New York and Boston, but haven’t quite caught on yet in secondary markets. Developers like Evan Granoff are trying to change that. Granoff has brought new apartments of less than 300 sq. ft. to his native Providence, R.I. And residents are paying top dollar to rent them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> East Multifamily News People Freemium Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:51:00 +0000 1039281 at 10 Disrupters: Branching Out <div class="field-byline"> Elaine Misonzhnik </div> <div class="field-deck"> Ric Clark helps Brookfield diversify its CRE holdings. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Having too narrow of a focus can be risky in real estate, according to Richard (Ric) Clark, CEO of Brookfield Property Partners, the real estate investment arm of Brookfield Asset Management. That was part of the thinking that spurred Brookfield, which has traditionally been an office landlord, to start entering new property sectors in the past few years, including industrial, hotel and multifamily. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment Institutional Investors International News People Freemium Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:49:00 +0000 1039271 at 10 Disrupters: Prescription for MOBs: More Data! <div class="field-byline"> Susan Piperato </div> <div class="field-deck"> Revista’s Mike Hargrave and Elisa Freeman aim to provide more transparency, efficiency to the medical office investment market. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The American healthcare industry is changing and growing exponentially, yet medical office building (MOB) development and investment have lagged due to a lack of basic data about the marketplace. Revista launched in August 2013 with the aim of providing comprehensive data on hospitals, MOBs and other healthcare properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Medical Office News People Research & Data Freemium Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:47:00 +0000 1039251 at