Commentary http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7553/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 Rising Interest Rates and Seniors Housing: How Big a Threat? http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/rising-interest-rates-and-seniors-housing-how-big-threat <div class="node-body article-body">For seniors housing, higher interest rates will change the economics of a transaction and will cause some investors and lenders to reconsider deals and opportunities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/rising-interest-rates-and-seniors-housing-how-big-threat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/rising-interest-rates-and-seniors-housing-how-big-threat#comments Commentary News Seniors Housing Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:30:00 +0000 1786171 at http://nreionline.com No Threat: Greek Crisis Won’t Hurt U.S. CRE http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/no-threat-greek-crisis-won-t-hurt-us-cre <div class="node-body article-body">Reflecting on the situation in Greece naturally leads people in our industry to this question: What will it mean for the U.S. economy and commercial real estate markets? Answer: Probably not very much.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/no-threat-greek-crisis-won-t-hurt-us-cre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/no-threat-greek-crisis-won-t-hurt-us-cre#comments Commentary Finance & Investment International News Office Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1786161 at http://nreionline.com Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Seattle's Amazonian Lending Scene http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/seattles-amazonian-lending-scene <div class="node-body article-body">The real estate boom in Seattle, one of the country’s fastest-growing cities, is causing many to sit up and take notice. The latest sign? Two of the largest loans (or at least largest CMBS loans) nationally in 2015 were made to Seattle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/seattles-amazonian-lending-scene" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/seattles-amazonian-lending-scene#comments Commentary Finance & Investment News Office Seattle Mon, 20 Jul 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1785951 at http://nreionline.com Real Estate Spinoffs, Monetization and High-Yield Investments http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/real-estate-spinoffs-monetization-and-high-yield-investments <div class="node-body article-body">Some of the most active areas in real estate today are being driven by operating companies and investors eager to monetize the value trapped in their real estate holdings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/real-estate-spinoffs-monetization-and-high-yield-investments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/real-estate-spinoffs-monetization-and-high-yield-investments#comments Commentary Finance & Investment Industrial News Office REITs Retail Wed, 15 Jul 2015 14:25:00 +0000 1785841 at http://nreionline.com Illustration by John Pirman BOMA Updates Its Groundbreaking Energy Performance Contracting Model http://nreionline.com/commentary/boma-updates-its-groundbreaking-energy-performance-contracting-model <div class="node-body article-body">In response to a rebounding commercial real estate industry and a renewed interest in energy retrofits, BOMA International has gathered a team of experts to create a contracting model for use by building owners to remove the uncertainty and risk of performing deep retrofits.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/boma-updates-its-groundbreaking-energy-performance-contracting-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/boma-updates-its-groundbreaking-energy-performance-contracting-model#comments Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Commentary Finance & Investment News Office Property Management Tue, 14 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1785801 at http://nreionline.com Oil's Impact on Commercial Real Estate http://nreionline.com/retail/oils-impact-commercial-real-estate <div class="node-body article-body">Perhaps more so than any other industry, oil and its pricing volatility impacts all elements of the U.S. economy, both positively and negatively. Looking at it from a macroeconomic level, higher oil prices are good for some industries, and yet bad for others.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/oils-impact-commercial-real-estate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/oils-impact-commercial-real-estate#comments Commentary Finance & Investment Industrial News Retail Texas Mon, 13 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1785701 at http://nreionline.com Chinese Equity Markets—Implications for U.S. Commercial Real Estate http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/chinese-equity-markets-implications-us-commercial-real-estate <div class="node-body article-body">The volatility on the international scene, much like the recent sudden decline in oil prices, is a stark reminder of the risks present when asset values are unusually dependent on monetary policy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/chinese-equity-markets-implications-us-commercial-real-estate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/chinese-equity-markets-implications-us-commercial-real-estate#comments Commentary Finance & Investment News Fri, 10 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1785731 at http://nreionline.com Don’t Expect Multifamily Rents Alone to Catalyze Higher Inflation http://nreionline.com/multifamily/don-t-expect-multifamily-rents-alone-catalyze-higher-inflation <div class="node-body article-body">Analysts are parsing the words of the Federal Reserve with fervor as we approach what many believe will be the first interest rate increase since 2006 before the end of this year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/don-t-expect-multifamily-rents-alone-catalyze-higher-inflation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/don-t-expect-multifamily-rents-alone-catalyze-higher-inflation#comments Commentary Finance & Investment Multifamily News Single-Family Housing Thu, 09 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1785671 at http://nreionline.com To Buy or Not to Buy: That Is the Developer’s Question http://nreionline.com/multifamily/buy-or-not-buy-developer-s-question <div class="node-body article-body">As land costs continue to rise in urban areas, developers are focused more than ever on assessing the financial viability of their potential projects at a very early, pre-acquisition stage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/buy-or-not-buy-developer-s-question" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/buy-or-not-buy-developer-s-question#comments Commentary Construction Multifamily News Fri, 26 Jun 2015 12:30:00 +0000 1785391 at http://nreionline.com