Expert Q&As http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7554/more en Demand Is Rising for CRE Loans http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/demand-rising-cre-loans <div class="node-body article-body">With the commercial real estate industry being increasingly described as buoyant, how much competition is there for loans? To find out, we turned to Walker & Dunlop, a national firm specializing in providing customized financing solutions to owners and operators of U.S. commercial real estate properties. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/demand-rising-cre-loans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/demand-rising-cre-loans#comments CMBS Commercial Banks Expert Q&As Institutional Investors Insurance Companies News Fri, 22 May 2015 14:00:00 +0000 1772921 at http://nreionline.com Turnaround Artistry: North American Properties’ New Atlantic Station http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/turnaround-artistry-north-american-properties-new-atlantic-station <div class="node-body article-body">NREI talked with North American Properties' Managing Partner Mark Toro about the transformation of mixed-use property Atlantic Station in midtown Atlanta. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/turnaround-artistry-north-american-properties-new-atlantic-station" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/turnaround-artistry-north-american-properties-new-atlantic-station#comments Atlanta Expert Q&As Mixed-Use News Retail Wed, 20 May 2015 20:53:00 +0000 1774811 at http://nreionline.com Ventas CEO Debra Cafaro Tells What’s Behind the Ardent Buyout http://nreionline.com/medical-office/ventas-ceo-debra-cafaro-tells-what-s-behind-ardent-buyout <div class="node-body article-body">After health care REIT Ventas Inc. acquired hospital company Ardent Medical Services Inc. and an affiliate for $1.75 billion in cash earlier this month, Ventas’ shares jumped to $76.90, the highest they’ve been since October 2011. NREI spoke with Ventas CEO Cafaro about what was behind the deal and what Ventas hopes to gain from it. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/medical-office/ventas-ceo-debra-cafaro-tells-what-s-behind-ardent-buyout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/medical-office/ventas-ceo-debra-cafaro-tells-what-s-behind-ardent-buyout#comments Expert Q&As Medical Office News REITs Seniors Housing Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1736301 at http://nreionline.com BioMed CEO Talks About How Locations Drive Innovation http://nreionline.com/medical-office/biomed-ceo-talks-about-how-locations-drive-innovation <div class="node-body article-body">The biotech and life sciences sectors are booming, and an increasing number of innovation districts, hubs and campuses are being created across the country. We spoke with Alan Gold, chairman, president and CEO of BioMed Realty Trust, to find out how these industries are shaping the commercial real estate landscape. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/medical-office/biomed-ceo-talks-about-how-locations-drive-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/medical-office/biomed-ceo-talks-about-how-locations-drive-innovation#comments Expert Q&As Medical Office News Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:38:00 +0000 1724511 at http://nreionline.com Skanska’s New CEO Reflects On Development and Construction’s Future http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/skanska-s-new-ceo-reflects-development-and-construction-s-future <div class="node-body article-body">The future looks bright for development and construction, especially in the infrastructure, health care and education sectors, says Skanska USA’s new president and CEO, Rich Cavallaro.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/skanska-s-new-ceo-reflects-development-and-construction-s-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/expert-qas/skanska-s-new-ceo-reflects-development-and-construction-s-future#comments Construction Development Expert Q&As News Public Infrastructure Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:44:00 +0000 1710071 at http://nreionline.com For Foreign Investors, U.S. Assets Are Attractive and Challenging http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/foreign-investors-us-assets-are-attractive-and-challenging <div class="node-body article-body">The continuing influx of foreign money is not only creating competition for key assets, especially in the gateway markets, but is presenting new transactional challenges for foreign buyers, particularly when it comes to due diligence.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/foreign-investors-us-assets-are-attractive-and-challenging" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/foreign-investors-us-assets-are-attractive-and-challenging#comments Expert Q&As Finance & Investment News Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1687081 at http://nreionline.com NorthMarq’s AmeriSphere Acquisition Proof of Faith in Multifamily Sector http://nreionline.com/multifamily/northmarq-s-amerisphere-acquisition-proof-faith-multifamily-sector <div class="node-body article-body">NREI recently talked with NorthMarq CEO Eduardo “Ed” Padilla about how the recent acquisition of AmeriSphere fits into the company’s broader growth strategy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/northmarq-s-amerisphere-acquisition-proof-faith-multifamily-sector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/northmarq-s-amerisphere-acquisition-proof-faith-multifamily-sector#comments Expert Q&As Finance & Investment Multifamily News Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1671221 at http://nreionline.com Colliers' Post-Split Plan: Get Bigger to Get Better http://nreionline.com/brokerage/colliers-post-split-plan-get-bigger-get-better <div class="node-body article-body">We spoke with Colliers International Global President and CEO Doug Frye to find out more about Colliers’ plans for the future. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/brokerage/colliers-post-split-plan-get-bigger-get-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/brokerage/colliers-post-split-plan-get-bigger-get-better#comments Brokerage Expert Q&As News Fri, 20 Feb 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1655171 at http://nreionline.com Commercial Construction Activity Rising in 2015, Says AIA http://nreionline.com/construction/commercial-construction-activity-rising-2015-says-aia <div class="node-body article-body">According to the latest American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) Consensus Construction Forecast, conducted in December, the national building activity level for non-residential real estate is climbing. We spoke with AIA Chief Economist Kermit Baker to find out what’s behind the AIA’s prognosis.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/construction/commercial-construction-activity-rising-2015-says-aia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/construction/commercial-construction-activity-rising-2015-says-aia#comments Construction Development Expert Q&As News Research & Data Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:08:00 +0000 1642481 at http://nreionline.com U.S. Hotel Sector Set for Stellar Performance in 2015 http://nreionline.com/hotel/us-hotel-sector-set-stellar-performance-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Despite some unknowns when it comes to travel—including currency exchange rates and political troubles abroad—the hotel industry’s comeback should continue throughout 2015, says Jan D. Freitag, senior vice president of STR, a global provider of research to the hotel industry based in Hendersonville, Tenn. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/hotel/us-hotel-sector-set-stellar-performance-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/hotel/us-hotel-sector-set-stellar-performance-2015#comments Expert Q&As Finance & Investment Hotel News Thu, 05 Feb 2015 14:10:00 +0000 1634871 at http://nreionline.com