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Has the Property Management Industry Prepared the Next Generation for

Sponsored by IREM - Institute of Real Estate Management Much has been written—even in this space—about the dire nature of succession in the real estate community and the aging of practitioners…
Succession Planning:  A How-To Guide

Succession Planning: A How-To Guide

For real estate firms, reactive time management is a prescription for falling behind.
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Will EB-5 Survive in the Long Term?

The EB-5 Immigrant Investor program continues to limp along, but challenges that include lack of reforms, short-term extensions and a backlog of investors waiting for visas are causing some to question…
The Keys to Talent Retention

The Keys to Talent Retention

Sponsored by IREM - Institute of Real Estate Management Did you know that employees affected by change initiatives at work are three times more likely to leave the organization within the next year compared to those…
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Shopko May Have to File for Bankruptcy

  (Bloomberg)—Efforts by Shopko Stores to find a buyer have stalled and the Midwestern retailer is making preparations for a bankruptcy filing, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The…
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Kimco COO David Jamieson Talks About the Future of Retail

While regional malls have been hit particularly hard recently by the loss of underperforming department stores, open-air shopping centers haven’t gone completely unscathed as they’ve lost anchors…
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Holiday Season Forecasts Show Sears May Not Avoid Liquidation

(Bloomberg)—Revised internal forecasts show that Sears Holdings Corp. will bleed hundreds of millions of dollars more than it expected over the coming weeks, casting new doubt on whether the bankrupt…
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10 Must Read Items for CRE Investors on December 6, 2018

Eddie Lampert submitted a $4.6 billion offer for 500 Sears stores, reports CNBC. New Yorkers support the development of Amazon’s HQ2 campus in Queens, according to Reuters. These are among today’s must reads from…
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A Look at the Markets with the Largest Average Apartments

Average apartments in the U.S. are shrinking, according to RentCafe analysis of Yardi Matrix data.  The average size of new apartments in the U.S. in 2018 is 941 sq. ft., 5 percent smaller than 10 years ago. Seattle has the…
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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry (December 4, 2018)

Opportunity Fund managers are most focused on multifamily properties in Northeastern U.S., reports MarketWatch. Forbes looks at six skills real estate investors should try mastering. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial…