Development en CRE Investors Focus on New Markets, Asset Classes <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Real estate executives are following higher yields to tertiary <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/markets-regions?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Markets & Regions">markets</a></span> and class-B and class-C properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Finance & Investment News Freemium Fri, 05 Sep 2014 19:26:00 +0000 1185971 at Outlet Center Development Pushes Forward <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This year, developers plan to open another eight centers totaling 3.2 million sq. ft. And over the next three years, there are 47 outlet center projects planned for a total of 17 million sq. ft.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Leasing News Retail Freemium Thu, 28 Aug 2014 15:39:00 +0000 1163951 at Top 10 Markets for Student Housing <div class="node-body gallery-body">As the Millenial kids grow up and head for college, investment in and development of student housing properties to cater to them can be an attractive proposition. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Finance & Investment News Student Housing Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:36:00 +0000 1155401 at Data Centers Face Mid-Year Slump Due to Supply/Demand Imbalance <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A boom in <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/research-data/data?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Data">data</a></span> center development during the past three years has actually overrun the demand today, says Scott Peterson, chief investment officer with San Francisco-based Digital Realty Trust, a data center operator. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Industrial News Freemium Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:19:00 +0000 1140961 at Construction Lenders Look for Opportunities Beyond Multifamily Projects <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The construction boom is spreading to office buildings, industrial projects and even residential condominium projects as top lenders look to add more variety to their balance sheets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Banks Development Multifamily News Freemium Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:05:00 +0000 1138011 at Outlet Stores: Not the Magic Bullet Retailers Thought They’d Be? <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When outlet center popularity began to gain momentum a few years back, a lot of retailers jumped on the bandwagon with a healthy dose of enthusiasm. In post-recession U.S., middle-class consumers may have been reluctant to spend hundreds or thousands of dollars on luxury apparel and accessories, but outlet stores would help upscale retailers cope by driving shopper traffic with more affordable options. Coach was among those who joined the outlet craze, along with brands ranging from Dolce & Gabbana and Carolina Herrera to Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Leasing News Retail Freemium Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:03:00 +0000 1108011 at 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (July 23, 2014) <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Bigger players are swallowing up smaller competitors in the rapidly-evolving single-family rental industry. Louisiana led all U.S. states in the value of industrial construction projects during 2013. Chipotle is now the most popular brand among teenage males. The Empire State Building’s managers won dismissal of lawsuits claiming they deprived thousands of early investors of as much as $410 million in profit when the iconic New York skyscraper was taken public. These are 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Industrial Industry Buzz Single-Family Housing Tax Strategies Freemium Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:05:00 +0000 1060661 at Memory Care Branches Into Every Seniors Housing Sector <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There will be about 1 billion people who need some form of memory care worldwide by 2050, according to a recent survey of 6,000 people across 12 countries, conducted by the Chicago–based Alzheimer’s Association. As seniors property construction picks up speed in many U.S. markets, building projects for dementia patients is proving to be a gold mine—if a company has the expertise to do it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Development News Seniors Housing Freemium Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:55:00 +0000 1052391 at <p>Prestonwood Assisted Living</p> 10 Disrupters: Individuals Who are Charting the Future of Commercial Real Estate <div class="node-body gallery-body">When people talk about commercial real estate, they often think of it as a steady business dominated by the “five major food groups”: multifamily, office, retail, industrial and hospitality. It’s supposedly a simple, straightforward sector. It’s an asset class that delivers income and some appreciation in property values. And it’s an overall safe investment. Yet beneath the surface, the industry is transforming in many ways. Players rise and fall. New tactics emerge. The use of technology can affect funding and financing. In other words, there are always disruptions taking place. Here we profile 10 disrupters (actually 11, since one profile is of the two principals of one firm).hese disrupters include some familiar names and some new ones. They underscore key trends—urbanization of retail, crowdfunding, microapartments and the reemergence of CMBS, to name a few. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brokerage CMBS Development Finance & Investment Medical Office Multifamily News Office People Retail West Mobile Alert Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:10:00 +0000 1039071 at Six Places in the U.S. That Are Tough on Development <div class="field-byline"> Susan Piperato </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">The ease with which a developer can move from vacant land or empty building to a whole new property varies from one location to another, depending on a particular place's economy, location, regulation and, well, quirks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boston California Chicago Development News Phoenix Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:52:00 +0000 1040691 at