Leasing http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7584/more en Rising High-Rise Rents Boost Demand for Lower Office Floors http://nreionline.com/office/rising-high-rise-rents-boost-demand-lower-office-floors <div class="node-body article-body">Brokers are trying to keep up with the changes in space demands, including a new trend of preferring low-rise buildings or lower floors in high-rise buildings to higher-priced floors at the top.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/rising-high-rise-rents-boost-demand-lower-office-floors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/rising-high-rise-rents-boost-demand-lower-office-floors#comments Leasing News Office Fri, 20 Mar 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1694531 at http://nreionline.com 340 Bryant in SoMa rendering, courtesy of CAC Group Office Market Shows Signs of Life, But How Widespread Are These Improvements? http://nreionline.com/office/office-market-shows-signs-life-how-widespread-are-these-improvements <div class="node-body article-body">While the headline figures appear promising, a small number of markets are driving performance, while many others struggle to generate any meaningful rent growth.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/office-market-shows-signs-life-how-widespread-are-these-improvements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/office-market-shows-signs-life-how-widespread-are-these-improvements#comments Commentary Leasing News Office Research & Data Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1694611 at http://nreionline.com Google Tries its Hand at Retail: A Taste of Things to Come? http://nreionline.com/retail/google-tries-its-hand-retail-taste-things-come <div class="node-body article-body">Will the future of retail be determined by companies that were once considered pure play technology companies or manufacturers? With the dramatic success of Apple as one of the world’s most successful retailers (and most valuable companies), other brands are exploring direct relationships with the consumer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/google-tries-its-hand-retail-taste-things-come" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/google-tries-its-hand-retail-taste-things-come#comments Commentary Leasing News Retail Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:26:00 +0000 1693951 at http://nreionline.com Chain Retailers’ Store Opening Plans Remain Healthy, RBC Report Shows http://nreionline.com/retail/chain-retailers-store-opening-plans-remain-healthy-rbc-report-shows <div class="node-body article-body">It seems that in spite of a recent spate of bad news from some mid-market retailers, the retail sector overall continues on a stable course, according to the March “National Retailer Demand Monthly” report from RBC Capital Markets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/chain-retailers-store-opening-plans-remain-healthy-rbc-report-shows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/chain-retailers-store-opening-plans-remain-healthy-rbc-report-shows#comments Leasing News Research & Data Retail Fri, 13 Mar 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1685141 at http://nreionline.com Is a REIT Structure the Solution to Sears’ Woes? http://nreionline.com/leasing/reit-structure-solution-sears-woes <div class="node-body article-body">Sears Holdings announced it is moving forward with a plan to spin off 200 to 300 stores into a REIT. Chairman and CEO Edward S. Lampert expects the company to generate $2 billion or more in proceeds, yet industry experts question whether the move will solve Sears’ problems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/leasing/reit-structure-solution-sears-woes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/leasing/reit-structure-solution-sears-woes#comments Leasing News REITs Retail Thu, 05 Mar 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1673691 at http://nreionline.com Data Links Sustainability with Office Tenant Satisfaction http://nreionline.com/office/data-links-sustainability-office-tenant-satisfaction <div class="node-body article-body">Office building owners know it’s almost impossible to measure the success of adding sustainable features, as most tenants don’t make their leasing decisions solely on the basis of water or electricity savings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/data-links-sustainability-office-tenant-satisfaction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/data-links-sustainability-office-tenant-satisfaction#comments Leasing News Office Sustainability Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1665761 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 Limited Options to Backfill Target’s Shuttered Canadian Stores http://nreionline.com/retail/limited-options-backfill-target-s-shuttered-canadian-stores <div class="node-body article-body">Target Corp.’s decision to exit the Canadian market leaves 133 stores dark, and experts say finding tenants to backfill the 15 million sq. ft. of vacant big-box space will be difficult.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/limited-options-backfill-target-s-shuttered-canadian-stores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/limited-options-backfill-target-s-shuttered-canadian-stores#comments International Leasing News Retail Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:32:00 +0000 1653821 at http://nreionline.com Expanding Tenants Drive Industrial-to-Office Conversions in Tech-Heavy Cities http://nreionline.com/industrial/expanding-tenants-drive-industrial-office-conversions-tech-heavy-cities <div class="node-body article-body">The technology industry, which led the U.S. office sector recovery since the recession with growth of more than 5 percent a year, is now encouraging owners of warehouses and manufacturing sites in high-demand areas to sell their properties for high-profit conversions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/expanding-tenants-drive-industrial-office-conversions-tech-heavy-cities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/expanding-tenants-drive-industrial-office-conversions-tech-heavy-cities#comments Finance & Investment Industrial Leasing News Office Fri, 13 Feb 2015 13:00:00 +0000 1646571 at http://nreionline.com Street Retail Comes into Vogue for REITs http://nreionline.com/retail/street-retail-comes-vogue-reits <div class="node-body article-body">With Millennials and empty nesters moving back to the cities, more retail investors are looking at street retail, and those that have owned this type of asset for a while are increasing their allocation to it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/street-retail-comes-vogue-reits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/street-retail-comes-vogue-reits#comments Leasing News REITs Retail Wed, 11 Feb 2015 22:00:00 +0000 1645371 at http://nreionline.com