Construction http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7579/more en Multifamily Developers Favor Downtown, But Suburbia Holds Its Own http://nreionline.com/commentary/multifamily-developers-favor-downtown-suburbia-holds-its-own <div class="node-body article-body">In the midst of the Great Recession, vacancy in the multifamily sector hit a cyclical high of 8.0 percent. Vacancy now stands at 4.2 percent as of the end of the first quarter. What these figures don’t reveal is whether a disparity exists between the urban and suburban markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/multifamily-developers-favor-downtown-suburbia-holds-its-own" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/multifamily-developers-favor-downtown-suburbia-holds-its-own#comments Commentary Construction Multifamily News Research & Data Tue, 26 May 2015 14:59:00 +0000 1772931 at http://nreionline.com Multifamily Construction Costs Fall, Labor Costs Rise http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-construction-costs-fall-labor-costs-rise <div class="node-body article-body">Construction is booming for the multifamily business, but so far, the cost of construction is not rising out of control. Prices are falling for diesel fuel, lumber and wall board. However, labor is more difficult to find, especially workers that handle lumber and sheet rock.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-construction-costs-fall-labor-costs-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-construction-costs-fall-labor-costs-rise#comments Construction Development Multifamily News Tue, 26 May 2015 13:22:00 +0000 1779941 at http://nreionline.com 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (May 19, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-may-19-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Brooklyn Heights' Montague Street may become the retail equivalent of Soho’s Spring Street, Crain’s New York Business suggests. Ascena Retail agreed to buy Ann Inc., owner of Ann Taylor and Loft, for $2.15 billion, reports Chain Store Age. In one of New York City’s all-time biggest real estate transactions, SL Green agreed to buy 11 Madison Avenue for $2.29 billion, Bloomberg reveals. 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-may-19-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-may-19-2015#comments Construction Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Office Retail Tue, 19 May 2015 14:28:00 +0000 1772951 at http://nreionline.com Retail Development Gains Momentum http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-development-gains-momentum <div class="node-body article-body">Following its tepid pace over the past few years, retail development is on the verge of taking a giant leap forward as the pipeline of proposed projects continues to expand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-development-gains-momentum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-development-gains-momentum#comments Construction Development News Research & Data Retail Thu, 14 May 2015 13:38:00 +0000 1768781 at http://nreionline.com Data Center Owners, Developers Adopt Green Methods http://nreionline.com/industrial/data-center-owners-developers-adopt-green-methods <div class="node-body article-body">The green movement has been slow to come to the data center industry—not surprising for facilities that are believed to make up to 2 percent of the nation’s total power consumption,—but now many major data center owners and developers have embraced sustainability as a new goal.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/data-center-owners-developers-adopt-green-methods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/data-center-owners-developers-adopt-green-methods#comments Construction Industrial News Sustainability Mon, 11 May 2015 14:57:00 +0000 1763221 at http://nreionline.com Condo Construction Still Stalling, In Spite of Rising Prices http://nreionline.com/multifamily/condo-construction-still-stalling-spite-rising-prices <div class="node-body article-body">In many recovered housing markets, Americans are now paying more for condominiums than they did during the housing boom, according to the S&P/Case Shiller Home Price Indices. But developers are barely building new condominiums to meet that demand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/condo-construction-still-stalling-spite-rising-prices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/condo-construction-still-stalling-spite-rising-prices#comments Construction Development Multifamily News Tue, 05 May 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1753961 at http://nreionline.com In L.A, Investors Make Safe Bets on High-End Multifamily Construction http://nreionline.com/multifamily/la-investors-make-safe-bets-high-end-multifamily-construction <div class="field-byline"> Steve Pellegren </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The accelerated metropolitanization of Los Angeles is attracting people of all ages who want to live—and to live in comfort and ease—in condos and apartments in the urban core. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/la-investors-make-safe-bets-high-end-multifamily-construction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/la-investors-make-safe-bets-high-end-multifamily-construction#comments Construction Multifamily News Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1730551 at http://nreionline.com Multifamily Embraces Modular Construction http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-embraces-modular-construction <div class="node-body article-body">Modular construction, in which buildings are created in a factory, transported on the back of a truck to the site and assembled like giant Lego blocks, has become an increasingly common construction method for apartment developers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-embraces-modular-construction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-embraces-modular-construction#comments Construction Development Multifamily News Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:26:00 +0000 1724521 at http://nreionline.com Industrial Land at Premium as Users’ Needs Shift http://nreionline.com/industrial/industrial-land-premium-users-needs-shift <div class="node-body article-body">Demand for e-commerce fulfillment centers and new manufacturing facilities has shifted industrial space requirements from large properties to mid-sized buildings, already in short supply following the recession. The shift is contributing to higher prices for infill land parcels.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/industrial-land-premium-users-needs-shift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/industrial-land-premium-users-needs-shift#comments Construction Finance & Investment Industrial News Fri, 10 Apr 2015 12:39:00 +0000 1721991 at http://nreionline.com More Amenities for Student Housing http://nreionline.com/student-housing/more-amenities-student-housing <div class="node-body article-body">Students are opting for the amenities and services offered at new student housing properties, encouraging developers to add more and more amenities and services to their plans. The latest data on pre-leasing for the fall 2015 school year shows that the newest properties are leasing quickly—and at high rents.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/student-housing/more-amenities-student-housing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/student-housing/more-amenities-student-housing#comments Construction Development News Student Housing Thu, 02 Apr 2015 15:59:00 +0000 1712311 at http://nreionline.com <p><span style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;">The Standard St. Louis</span></p>