Expert Q&As http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7554/more en “Build for a Particular Person”: Santiago Calatrava Talks about What Makes Architecture Successful http://nreionline.com/architecture/build-particular-person-santiago-calatrava-talks-about-what-makes-architecture-succes-0 <div class="node-body article-body">There are only a handful of architects whose names ring a bell with the general public as well as with real estate developers in the world’s major cities, and any such list would surely include Santiago Calatrava. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/architecture/build-particular-person-santiago-calatrava-talks-about-what-makes-architecture-succes-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/architecture/build-particular-person-santiago-calatrava-talks-about-what-makes-architecture-succes-0#comments Architecture Expert Q&As News Wed, 03 Dec 2014 16:00:00 +0000 1433291 at http://nreionline.com Colliers’ Craig Robinson Talks About Transforming the Brokerage Business http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/colliers-craig-robinson-talks-about-transforming-brokerage-business <div class="node-body article-body">Craig Robinson assumed the post of president of Colliers International’s U.S. operations in March. He sat down with NREI to discuss what’s happened in his first six months with the firm and what the future holds for Colliers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/colliers-craig-robinson-talks-about-transforming-brokerage-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/colliers-craig-robinson-talks-about-transforming-brokerage-business#comments Brokerage Expert Q&As News Wed, 12 Nov 2014 16:05:00 +0000 1380391 at http://nreionline.com TIAA-CREF Expands its Reach with JV Partners http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/tiaa-cref-expands-its-reach-jv-partners <div class="node-body article-body">NREI talks investment strategy with Phil McAndrews, senior managing director and chief investment officer for TIAA Global Real Estate. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/tiaa-cref-expands-its-reach-jv-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/tiaa-cref-expands-its-reach-jv-partners#comments Expert Q&As Institutional Investors International News Freemium Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:41:00 +0000 1239111 at http://nreionline.com 10 Disrupters: John Bucksbaum Starts Anew, Leaving the Malls Behind http://nreionline.com/retail/10-disrupters-john-bucksbaum-starts-anew-leaving-malls-behind <div class="node-body article-body">One of the great things about American business culture is that it allows people a chance at reinvention. White-collar workers unhappy in their careers often go back to school and change professions. Entrepreneurs that bet on risky ventures and lose are encouraged to try again, having learned from their mistakes. Ousted corporate executives can bid their companies adieu, then go on to be successful elsewhere, or even come back to their original firms having earned greater respect. It’s possible to start anew, as John Bucksbaum, former CEO of mall REIT General Growth Properties (GGP), learned in the past four years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/10-disrupters-john-bucksbaum-starts-anew-leaving-malls-behind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/10-disrupters-john-bucksbaum-starts-anew-leaving-malls-behind#comments Development Expert Q&As News Retail Freemium Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:31:00 +0000 1022091 at http://nreionline.com Would Frank Lloyd Wright Embrace Cargo Container Construction? His Architect Grandson Says Yes http://nreionline.com/architecture/would-frank-lloyd-wright-embrace-cargo-container-construction-his-architect-grandson-sa <div class="node-body article-body">If the cargo container construction industry needs sanctioning, it has it now in Eric Lloyd Wright—iconic architect Frank Lloyd Wright's grandson.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/architecture/would-frank-lloyd-wright-embrace-cargo-container-construction-his-architect-grandson-sa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/architecture/would-frank-lloyd-wright-embrace-cargo-container-construction-his-architect-grandson-sa#comments Design Architecture Expert Q&As Multifamily News Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 17 Mar 2014 20:51:00 +0000 677431 at http://nreionline.com Eric Lloyd Wright. Photo by W. Cunningham Is Solar the Next Big Asset Class? Trepp and Mercatus Think So http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/solar-next-big-asset-class-trepp-and-mercatus-think-so <div class="node-body article-body">Mercatus Inc., an enterprise-level investment analysis platform serving as a core operating system for solar energy investors, recently closed its Series-A round of financing led by Trepp LLC, a provider of information, analytics and technology to the CMBS, commercial real estate and banking markets</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/solar-next-big-asset-class-trepp-and-mercatus-think-so" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/solar-next-big-asset-class-trepp-and-mercatus-think-so#comments Expert Q&As Finance & Investment News Green Real Estate Investment Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:03:00 +0000 585521 at http://nreionline.com Mega Merger Ups the Stakes for REITs http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/mega-merger-ups-stakes-reits <div class="node-body article-body">NREI spoke with American Realty Capital Chairman and CEO Nicholas Schorsch about the pending ARC/Cole merger and other trends in the REIT sector.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/mega-merger-ups-stakes-reits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/mega-merger-ups-stakes-reits#comments Expert Q&As Net Lease News REITs Freemium Fri, 07 Feb 2014 18:24:00 +0000 582541 at http://nreionline.com For Turtle Island Foods, LEED Platinum Boosts an Industrial Plant’s Bottom Line http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/turtle-island-foods-leed-platinum-boosts-industrial-plant-s-bottom-line <div class="node-body article-body">LEED Platinum certification is difficult to achieve for any commercially built project, and even more so for an industrial building—especially a food-processing facility with massive equipment and processing units that have high energy consumptions. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/turtle-island-foods-leed-platinum-boosts-industrial-plant-s-bottom-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/turtle-island-foods-leed-platinum-boosts-industrial-plant-s-bottom-line#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Design Construction Development Expert Q&As Industrial News West Freemium Thu, 12 Sep 2013 13:28:00 +0000 175671 at http://nreionline.com Seth Tibbott Harrison Street’s Kammert Explores Drive Behind Wave of Net Lease REIT Activity http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/harrison-street-s-kammert-explores-drive-behind-wave-net-lease-reit-activity <div class="node-body article-body">NREI spoke with Jim Kammert, a principal and portfolio manager for Harrison Street Securities LLC in Chicago, on the outlook for net lease REITs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/harrison-street-s-kammert-explores-drive-behind-wave-net-lease-reit-activity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/harrison-street-s-kammert-explores-drive-behind-wave-net-lease-reit-activity#comments Expert Q&As Net Lease News REITs Freemium Thu, 29 Aug 2013 15:50:00 +0000 141551 at http://nreionline.com For Bernards, Sustainability Is a Challenge That Keeps On Evolving http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/bernards-sustainability-challenge-keeps-evolving <div class="node-body article-body">Rick Fochtman, director of sustainability with Bernards construction and design, talks about why his firm has embraced green building and how it's pushing the envelope.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/bernards-sustainability-challenge-keeps-evolving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qampas/bernards-sustainability-challenge-keeps-evolving#comments Associations & Designations Construction Expert Q&As Los Angeles News Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 26 Aug 2013 14:26:00 +0000 130421 at http://nreionline.com