Brokerage http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7578/more en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 24, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-24-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The latest trend among REITs: simplify, simplify, simplify. The U.S. Senate voted unanimously last week to end a federal filing requirement for owners of condo buildings with more than 99 units that ensnared developers in litigation following the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/deals/finance?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Finance ">financial</a></span> crisis of 2008. Norway has vaulted to the top ranks of foreign U.S. commercial real estate buyers as its $870 billion sovereign-wealth fund, the world’s largest, acquires buildings from New York to San Francisco. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around 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-september-24-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-24-2014#comments Brokerage Industry Buzz Institutional Investors Multifamily REITs Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:13:00 +0000 1239101 at http://nreionline.com CRE Service Firms Expand Their Offerings http://nreionline.com/brokerage/cre-service-firms-expand-their-offerings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Growing momentum in the commercial real estate recovery is giving some firms traction to expand the breadth and depth of services and further develop emerging specialties. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/brokerage/cre-service-firms-expand-their-offerings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/brokerage/cre-service-firms-expand-their-offerings#comments Brokerage News Services Freemium Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:24:00 +0000 1218311 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 2, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-2-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Select Income REIT agreed to buy Cole Corporate Income Trust Inc. in a transaction valued at about $3 billion. Paramount Group Inc., a U.S. office landlord, filed for an initial public offering that is poised to be the largest ever for a real estate <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/finance-investment?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Finance & Investment">investment</a></span> trust. Blackstone Group LP is preparing to sell New York's 1095 Sixth Ave., a 42-story office tower that may fetch one of the highest prices ever for a U.S. skyscraper. These are among the 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate industry today.</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-september-2-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-september-2-2014#comments Brokerage Industry Buzz New York Office REITs Freemium Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:55:00 +0000 1173571 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (August 20, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-20-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Texas-based private equity shop TPG Capital is reportedly in negotiations to acquire the commercial real estate brokerage and services firm Cassidy Turley. CalPERS' real estate consultant warned pension fund officials must maintain their ‘disciplined approach’ to underwriting in the ‘overheated market.’ Staples Inc. will shut about 140 locations this year, part of a store-closing plan announced earlier, as the world’s largest office-supply chain responds to online competition. These are among the 10 must reads from around 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-august-20-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-august-20-2014#comments Brokerage Industry Buzz Institutional Investors Net Lease Retail Freemium Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:09:00 +0000 1141201 at http://nreionline.com Is This The Ultimate Commercial Real Estate Search Tool? http://nreionline.com/brokerage/ultimate-commercial-real-estate-search-tool <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Thoughts on what an ideal commercial real estate technology tool would look like.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/brokerage/ultimate-commercial-real-estate-search-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/brokerage/ultimate-commercial-real-estate-search-tool#comments Brokerage Commentary Technology Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:09:00 +0000 1134181 at http://nreionline.com Virtual Marketing Helps Brokers Showcase Properties http://nreionline.com/brokerage/virtual-marketing-helps-brokers-showcase-properties <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>E-commerce has changed how people make purchases and also how they make buying decisions with more online research. The commercial real estate industry is taking note of that shift and trying to leverage technology to capture the interest of potential tenants and buyers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/brokerage/virtual-marketing-helps-brokers-showcase-properties" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/brokerage/virtual-marketing-helps-brokers-showcase-properties#comments Brokerage News Office Freemium Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:48:00 +0000 1100151 at http://nreionline.com Newmark Grubb Knight Frank Midtown Atlanta Becoming Hotbed of Professional Service Firms http://nreionline.com/atlanta/midtown-atlanta-becoming-hotbed-professional-service-firms <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Keppen </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>For many professional services firms in Atlanta, the No. 1 consideration when choosing office space is recruitment and retention of talent. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/atlanta/midtown-atlanta-becoming-hotbed-professional-service-firms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlanta Brokerage News Office Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:31:00 +0000 1049111 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (July 22, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-22-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Facebook is testing a ‘Buy’ button that would allow users to make on-site purchases. Target’s struggles in Canada may serve as a cautionary tale for other retailers attempting to crack the market. CBRE Group has acquired PKF Consulting. Greystone launched a seniors housing real estate sales and investment advisory group with its acquisition of ARA National Seniors Housing Group. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around 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-july-22-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-22-2014#comments Brokerage Industry Buzz International Retail Seniors Housing Freemium Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:54:00 +0000 1056781 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (July 21, 2014) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-21-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Restaurant rents have been rising in the past year and a half, and are beginning to put pressure on the industry’s bottom line. CBRE Group is profiting from consolidation among office space firms. The U.S. Senate by a 93-4 vote approved legislation to reauthorize for seven years the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act. Juan Valdez, the coffee brand backed by the Colombian Coffee Growers Federation, is opening franchised cafes in Florida in a fresh attempt to challenge Starbucks Corp. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around 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-july-21-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-july-21-2014#comments Brokerage Industry Buzz REITs Retail Freemium Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:37:00 +0000 1052561 at http://nreionline.com 10 Disrupters: Not Chasing the Elephant http://nreionline.com/people/10-disrupters-not-chasing-elephant <div class="field-byline"> Susan Piperato </div> <div class="field-deck"> CBC Alliance’s Obie Walli seeks to carve a niche in crowded brokerage space. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The young commercial brokerage and property services firm CBC Alliance has made big strides by focusing on private investors and small to midsize commercial real estate companies in major cities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/people/10-disrupters-not-chasing-elephant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/people/10-disrupters-not-chasing-elephant#comments Brokerage News People Freemium Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:32:00 +0000 1039201 at http://nreionline.com