Office http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7562/more en NREI/Marcus & Millichap Investor Sentiment Index Trending at 10-Year High http://nreionline.com/datasheet/nreimarcus-millichap-investor-sentiment-index-trending-10-year-high <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/nreimarcus-millichap-investor-sentiment-index-trending-10-year-high" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://nreionline.com/site-files/nreionline.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/mm-q1-thumb.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body">Investors are once again proving that their confidence in commercial real estate remains steadfast. Exclusive results from the NREI/Marcus & Millichap Investor Sentiment Survey indicate that a majority of investors expect both core fundamentals and property values to continue to rise in the coming year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/datasheet/nreimarcus-millichap-investor-sentiment-index-trending-10-year-high" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment Hotel Multifamily News Office Retail Sentiment Index Freemium Mobile Alert Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:41:00 +0000 775231 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (April 14, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-14-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>U.S. <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-investment/cmbs?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities">CMBS</a></span> defaults dropped for the fourth straight year, according to a new report from Fitch Ratings. The Miami Herald profiles the family behind Turnberry Associates, the firm that owns the Aventura Mall and Fontainebleau Miami. Struggles at Family Dollar and other chains have analysts wondering whether dollar stores can only thrive in down economies. DSW is launching a new format called Yellow Box. These are all among today’s 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-14-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-14-2014#comments CMBS Industry Buzz Miami Office Retail San Francisco Freemium Mobile Alert Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:44:00 +0000 770621 at http://nreionline.com Gensler Pushes Hacking to Retrofit Buildings http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In an age of identity theft and cyber fraud, hacking does not exactly conjure up positive images. But hacking is exactly what a national <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/services/architecture?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Architecture">architecture</a></span> firm is pitching as a sustainable solution to transforming aging office buildings into more viable destinations for tomorrow’s workers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Architecture Green Projects & Retrofits News Office Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:26:00 +0000 766501 at http://nreionline.com Homeland Security Funds Green Building Fire Safety Study http://nreionline.com/industries-products-and-services/homeland-security-funds-green-building-fire-safety-study <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>We all know that green is good when it comes to buildings, but can green buildings also be dangerous?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industries-products-and-services/homeland-security-funds-green-building-fire-safety-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industries-products-and-services/homeland-security-funds-green-building-fire-safety-study#comments Multifamily News Office Research & Data Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:16:00 +0000 766081 at http://nreionline.com Celebrating Commercial Real Estate’s Energy Stars http://nreionline.com/commentary/celebrating-commercial-real-estate-s-energy-stars <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>On April 29, EPA will honor the stars of Energy Star—and the commercial real estate industry will be well represented by a large number of companies that have achieved phenomenal results in improving energy efficiency across their portfolios.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/celebrating-commercial-real-estate-s-energy-stars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/celebrating-commercial-real-estate-s-energy-stars#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Commentary News Office Freemium Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:10:00 +0000 766491 at http://nreionline.com Office Market Continues to Gain Momentum http://nreionline.com/office/office-market-continues-gain-momentum <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>About 70 percent of U.S. office markets reported occupancy gains during the first quarter, according to commercial real estate services firm Cassidy Turley. The markets absorbed 12 million sq. ft. collectively from January through March 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/office-market-continues-gain-momentum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/office-market-continues-gain-momentum#comments Leasing News Office Property Management Research & Data Freemium Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:41:00 +0000 753501 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (April 2, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-2-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Essex Property Trust and BRE Properties have closed their $16.2 billion merger. Wilbur Ross explains why he sees an opportunity in distressed European real estate. Darden Restaurants has rejected a shareholder proposal to spin off its real estate assets. Neiman Marcus is set to anchor the under-development Hudson Yards project in Manhattan. And KKR is raising money for a second big infrastructure fund. These are all among today’s 10 must reads for the commercial real estate sector.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-2-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-2-2014#comments Industry Buzz International New York Office Private Equity Public Infrastructure REITs Retail Technology Freemium Mobile Alert Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:48:00 +0000 736451 at http://nreionline.com Buying a Building in New York? A Few Things to Keep in Mind http://nreionline.com/new-york/buying-building-new-york-few-things-keep-mind <div class="field-byline"> Barbara Winter </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Many of New York city’s creative tenants prefer the charm of older buildings. As long as owners have made key 21st century upgrades, office space in SoHo or Chelsea, for example, can command rents well above those of many newer office buildings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/new-york/buying-building-new-york-few-things-keep-mind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Leasing New York News Office Viewpoints Freemium Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:28:00 +0000 713741 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (April 1, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-1-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Walter Loeb lays out his vision for “hub destination centers,” his proposal for keeping retail centers relevant in the face of the rise in online shopping. TheStreet.com argues that Vornado needs to be smart in executing its spinoff strategy. Some investors may not be happy with Westfield Group’s plans to split its domestic and international businesses. Nicholas Schorsch is planning liquidity events for two nonlisted REITs. And IKEA has struggled to take flight in Ukraine because of rampant graft and corruptions. These are among today’s 10 must reads for the commercial real estate sector</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-1-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-april-1-2014#comments Industry Buzz International Midwest Multifamily Office REITs Retail Freemium Mobile Alert Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:37:00 +0000 732471 at http://nreionline.com Avoid Managing Change at Your Peril http://nreionline.com/commentary/avoid-managing-change-your-peril <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you think change management is just a trend, think again. Whether you hire someone or self-perform, a well-executed change management program is a proven and effective means of promoting real estate strategy and engaging employees in positive ways to help achieve business goals. Avoid it and some disruptive, time-consuming and expensive consequences might result.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/avoid-managing-change-your-peril" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/avoid-managing-change-your-peril#comments Architecture Commentary News Office Freemium Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:21:00 +0000 714171 at http://nreionline.com