Retail http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7564/more en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 27, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-27-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The MetLife Building has secured a $1.4 billion loan from Bank of America and Wells Fargo, reports Bloomberg. Barnes & Noble will split itself into two firms, including one that will focus on education and college books, according to Fox Business. Sears plans to split 300 of its best properties into a REIT by late spring, reveals Dow Jones Newswires. These are among today’s 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-february-27-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-27-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Office Retail Single-Family Housing Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:30:00 +0000 1667081 at http://nreionline.com Health Care Tenants Prefer Small Spaces to Big Boxes http://nreionline.com/retail/health-care-tenants-prefer-small-spaces-big-boxes <div class="node-body article-body">As health care becomes more patient-focused, many providers have moved into retail space to become more accessible and convenient. But property owners who expect to backfill empty massive big boxes with health care tenants will probably be disappointed, experts warn.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/health-care-tenants-prefer-small-spaces-big-boxes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/health-care-tenants-prefer-small-spaces-big-boxes#comments Development Leasing News Retail Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:32:00 +0000 1663811 at http://nreionline.com Retail Sustainability: Do Shoppers Even Care? http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-sustainability-do-shoppers-even-care <div class="node-body article-body">Until recently, there was scant data to help owners understand whether shoppers even noticed the green features of retail buildings and, if so, whether those initiatives impacted their loyalty towards certain retail projects. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-sustainability-do-shoppers-even-care" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-sustainability-do-shoppers-even-care#comments Commentary News Retail Sustainability Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:20:00 +0000 1665171 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 26, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-26-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Sears Holdings Corp. said that its plan to sell and lease back some stores may raise more than $2 billion, reports Bloomberg. Forest City Enterprises aims to sell or shed a handful of properties—including most of its Cleveland buildings—to prepare to become a REIT, according to Cleveland.com. Private equity firms like Blackstone are taking a more sedate approach with big clients, signifying that the industry is moving away from its former free-wheeling spirit, notes the New York Times. These are among today's must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-26-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-26-2015#comments Hotel Industry Buzz Private Equity REITs Retail Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:08:00 +0000 1665191 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 25, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-25-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Cushman & Wakefield is going up for sale, reports the Wall Street Journal. Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay will form two real estate joint ventures in the U.S. and Canada, according to Reuters. Hines and Novak Bros. are developing The Sheraton Georgetown Texas Hotel and Conference Center in Georgetown, Texas, reports Commercial Property Executive. These are among today’s 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-february-25-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-25-2015#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industry Buzz Office Retail Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:39:00 +0000 1663151 at http://nreionline.com How Secure Are American Malls in the Wake of al-Shabaab’s Threat? http://nreionline.com/retail/how-secure-are-american-malls-wake-al-shabaab-s-threat <div class="node-body article-body">Security has been heightened at the Mall of America in the wake of a video posted by Somalia-based Islamist terrorist group al-Shabaab last Saturday, asking Western Muslims to “answer the call” of jihad by attacking “American- and Jewish-owned” shopping malls.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/how-secure-are-american-malls-wake-al-shabaab-s-threat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/how-secure-are-american-malls-wake-al-shabaab-s-threat#comments News Property Management Retail Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:58:00 +0000 1661101 at http://nreionline.com Adam Bettcher/Getty Images 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 23, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-23-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Terrorist group Al-Shabaab has called for attacks on Western malls, including the Mall of America, according to CNN. New Residential Investment Corp. agreed to pay $1.3 billion for Home Loan Servicing Solutions Ltd., reports Bloomberg. The Four Seasons Hotel in Boston’s Back Bay has secured $680 million in funding, notes Commercial Property Executive. These are among today’s 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-february-23-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-23-2015#comments Hotel Industry Buzz Office Property Management Retail Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:49:00 +0000 1659011 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 20, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-20-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The Lightstone Group is committing $2 billion to buying and developing hotel projects, reports Bloomberg. High apartment rents are spreading to smaller cities, according to CNBC. Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth fund is buying the new Edition hotel at 5 Madison Avenue, reveals The Real Deal. These are among today’s 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-february-20-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-20-2015#comments Finance & Investment Hotel Industry Buzz Multifamily Retail Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:38:00 +0000 1656811 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 19, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-19-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Anbang Insurance Group bought 717 Fifth Avenue from Blackstone for an undisclosed sum, reports Crain’s New York Business. Seeking Alpha looks at forces that may bring about the next real estate crash. Clinton Group Inc. and Campus Evolution Villages may be looking to take over student housing REIT Campus Crest Communities, according to Commercial Property Executive. These are among today’s 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-february-19-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-february-19-2015#comments Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Office Retail Student Housing Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:40:00 +0000 1654981 at http://nreionline.com 10 Commercial Assets at High Risk of Default http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/10-commercial-assets-high-risk-default <div class="node-body gallery-body">The next few years are going to be big ones for CMBS loan maturities, and some properties are likely to have more trouble than others securing refinancing and/or staying afloat. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/10-commercial-assets-high-risk-default" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/finance-investment/10-commercial-assets-high-risk-default#comments Finance & Investment Industrial Mixed-Use News Office Retail Thu, 19 Feb 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1651921 at http://nreionline.com