Technology en Are Real Estate Crowdfunding Firms Delivering the Goods? <div class="node-body article-body">Crowdfunding firms focusing on the real estate sector appear to be gaining momentum in their online fundraising. The question investors have is whether or not they are also delivering results on targeted returns.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment News Technology Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:00:00 +0000 1596691 at Data “Cops” Decode Efficiency and Opportunity in Corporate Real Estate <div class="field-byline"> David W. Kollmorgen </div> <div class="node-body article-body">On the corporate real estate beat, data analytics tools act like cops sniffing out inefficiencies before they can impact the business. But they have another, more profitable role: uncovering business productivity opportunities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corporate Real Estate Finance & Investment News Technology Viewpoints Viewpoints Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:16:00 +0000 1518341 at 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 30, 2014) <div class="node-body article-body">A pack of non-traded REITs that have recently hired financial advisors to leave their non-traded status behind and test the market for potential buyers, merger partners, or pursuing a public stock exchange listing. Hilco Real Estate has sold its private real estate mortgage lending company, Hilco Real Estate Finance, to the Garrison Investment Group for an undisclosed amount. Ohio Public Employees Retirement System has allocated $75m to FCA Partners to invest in retail property. These are among the 10 must reads from around the CRE sector today.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Buzz Institutional Investors REITs Technology Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:42:00 +0000 1346071 at Pilot Tech Programs Provide Better Senior Care <div class="node-body article-body">Large technology firms are launching pilot programs with select seniors housing developers and care managers to increase the use of remote, non-intrusive health monitoring in both single-family homes and large facilities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Seniors Housing Technology Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:46:00 +0000 1314401 at Managing Risk in Commercial Real Estate: Smarter Tools for Smarter Lending <div class="field-byline"> By John P. Heffernan III </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The evolution of commercial real estate risk management is best viewed by examining the events of the 1980s, repercussions in the early 1990s, and evolution in the 2000s. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial Banks News Technology Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:56:00 +0000 1239011 at 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (September 17, 2014) <div class="node-body article-body">Can REIT performance actually predict when and how much interest rates will change? The California Public Employees' Retirement System pledged to invest upwards of $7 billion with real estate joint venture partners in July. Norway’s sovereign-wealth fund, the world’s largest, agreed to buy stakes in three prime U.S. office buildings for about $1.5 billion. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Buzz Institutional Investors Multifamily REITs Technology Freemium Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:30:00 +0000 1218501 at Is This The Ultimate Commercial Real Estate Search Tool? <div class="node-body article-body">Thoughts on what an ideal commercial real estate technology tool would look like.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brokerage Commentary Technology Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:09:00 +0000 1134181 at A Pink Slip for Nine to Five? <div class="node-body article-body">Preliminary results from Mancini Duffy’s Center for Workplace Innovation's research on the future of the traditional work week suggest that the future of the so-called knowledge economy—which, with technology’s help has quickly advanced to the idea economy—indeed eroding the traditional model of a nine-to-five, Monday-through-Friday work week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary News Office Research & Data Technology Freemium Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:01:00 +0000 1099811 at 10 Disrupters: Leading in a Crowded Field <div class="field-byline"> David Bodamer </div> <div class="field-deck"> Realty Mogul's Jilliene Helman sees a bright future for crowdfunding in CRE. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The firm that’s arguably at the head of the class is Realty Mogul, headed by CEO and founder Jilliene Helman. Realty Mogul itself raised $9 million in venture capital. And since its launch it’s been sourcing deals and building its team. “Many of the crowdfunding entities have done one or two deals,” Helman says. “We’ve done 70.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment News People Technology Freemium Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:34:00 +0000 1039211 at 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 10, 2014) <div class="node-body article-body">Facebook has acquired land next to its Silicon Valley headquarters to accommodate an expansion of its sprawling campus. CoStar Group has announced a rebranding campaign. It will ditch its black-and-gold logo in favor of a more subdued blue and white design. Plans to build a floating pool in New York’s East River are moving forward thanks to Google. American Realty Capital’s bet on Red Lobster’s real estate raises some concerns. These are all among today’s 10 must reads in 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Buzz Net Lease Office San Francisco Technology Freemium Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:51:00 +0000 932691 at