Development http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7581/more en The Comeback: John Bucksbaum Starts Anew, Leaving the Malls Behind http://nreionline.com/retail/comeback-john-bucksbaum-starts-anew-leaving-malls-behind <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>One of the great things about American business culture is that it allows <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/people?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate People">people</a></span> a chance at reinvention. White-collar workers unhappy in their careers often go back to school and change professions. Entrepreneurs that bet on risky ventures and lose are encouraged to try again, having learnt from their mistakes. Ousted corporate executives can bid their companies adieu, then go on to be successful elsewhere, or even come back to their original firms having earned greater respect. It’s possible to start anew, as John Bucksbaum, former CEO of mall REIT General Growth Properties (GGP), learned in the past four years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/comeback-john-bucksbaum-starts-anew-leaving-malls-behind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/comeback-john-bucksbaum-starts-anew-leaving-malls-behind#comments Development Expert Q&As News Retail Freemium Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:31:00 +0000 1022091 at http://nreionline.com Construction Ramps Up—Again http://nreionline.com/development/construction-ramps-again <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cold weather earlier this year didn’t put a brake on new <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/services/construction?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Construction">construction</a></span> for long. Developers are starting more new commercial and multifamily projects than experts anticipated, even before the long, cold winter.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/development/construction-ramps-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/development/construction-ramps-again#comments Development Finance & Investment Multifamily News Freemium Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:39:00 +0000 988421 at http://nreionline.com Creating and Attracting Vibrant Mixed-Use Developments http://nreionline.com/mixed-use/creating-and-attracting-vibrant-mixed-use-developments <div class="field-byline"> Michael Bull </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Walkability has been a buzzword in the commercial real estate community for the past few years, and the idea that one can "live, work and play"; in the same development or area has continued to grow in appeal. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/mixed-use/creating-and-attracting-vibrant-mixed-use-developments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Mixed-Use News Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Wed, 11 Jun 2014 15:53:00 +0000 907151 at http://nreionline.com Experts Warn of Overbuilding Doom for Seniors Housing http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/experts-warn-overbuilding-doom-seniors-housing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As the economy surges and capital is flows more freely, the seniors housing industry has held its breath to see how developers react to easier money: Basically, will overbuilding take hold?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/experts-warn-overbuilding-doom-seniors-housing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/experts-warn-overbuilding-doom-seniors-housing#comments Charts Development News REITs Seniors Housing Freemium Tue, 27 May 2014 14:15:00 +0000 891981 at http://nreionline.com Baby Boomers Prefer Urban, Affordable Seniors Housing http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/baby-boomers-prefer-urban-affordable-seniors-housing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two important demographic trends are converging in the seniors housing market: (1) The baby boomers are hitting their retirement age. (2) The general population, able to market their homes for more favorable prices, are looking to move into an urban lifestyle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/baby-boomers-prefer-urban-affordable-seniors-housing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/baby-boomers-prefer-urban-affordable-seniors-housing#comments Development News Research & Data Seniors Housing Freemium Tue, 27 May 2014 13:35:00 +0000 891941 at http://nreionline.com Few Cities Have Condo Conversions http://nreionline.com/multifamily/few-cities-have-condo-conversions <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Developers are buying hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of properties to convert to for-sale condominium housing, but only in a handful of cities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/few-cities-have-condo-conversions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/few-cities-have-condo-conversions#comments Development Multifamily New York News Freemium Mobile Alert Fri, 23 May 2014 19:05:00 +0000 888241 at http://nreionline.com Capital Crunch Stymies Affordable Housing Developers http://nreionline.com/multifamily/capital-crunch-stymies-affordable-housing-developers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There is no question that the shrinking supply of affordable housing is at odds against what continues to be overwhelming demand. Industry estimates show an affordable housing market that is significantly under-supplied by 10 million to 20 million units nationally.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/capital-crunch-stymies-affordable-housing-developers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/capital-crunch-stymies-affordable-housing-developers#comments Development Institutional Investors Multifamily News Private Equity Tax Strategies Freemium Mon, 19 May 2014 15:34:00 +0000 870601 at http://nreionline.com Top 10 Excuses for Being Late to a RECon Meeting http://nreionline.com/retail/top-10-excuses-being-late-recon-meeting <div class="node-body gallery-body">With the biggest retail real estate convention of the year just a week away, industry executives should prepare themselves for the madness ahead.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/top-10-excuses-being-late-recon-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/top-10-excuses-being-late-recon-meeting#comments Development ICSC RECon 2014 Leasing News Retail Mon, 12 May 2014 20:43:00 +0000 848901 at http://nreionline.com Slow Household Formation a Concern Amid Recovery http://nreionline.com/multifamily/slow-household-formation-concern-amid-recovery <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new head of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen, recently had some chilling worlds for the housing business, complaining about very slow rates of new household formation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/slow-household-formation-concern-amid-recovery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/slow-household-formation-concern-amid-recovery#comments Development Finance & Investment Multifamily News Freemium Mobile Alert Sat, 10 May 2014 15:55:00 +0000 849651 at http://nreionline.com Seniors Housing: Another False Dawn? http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/seniors-housing-another-false-dawn <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In the late 1990s, there was much fervor around seniors housing, resulting in significant development, over-supply and disappointing returns. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/seniors-housing-another-false-dawn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/seniors-housing/seniors-housing-another-false-dawn#comments Charts Commentary Development News REITs Seniors Housing Freemium Mon, 05 May 2014 13:52:00 +0000 831031 at http://nreionline.com