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Gap Inc. to Spin-Off Old Navy into its Own Company

(Bloomberg)—Gap Inc. rose as much as 23 percent in late U.S. trading after announcing plans to spin off its better performing Old Navy brand into its own public company. Key Takeaways The remaining…
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Startup Tillable Offers Farmers Digital Leases to Streamline Land Rent

(Bloomberg)—Renting a farm can now be as easy as finding a vacation home. Tillable, a website that connects landowners and growers, aims to bring transparency to the $32 billion U.S. farmland…
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December CMBS Delinquency Rate Fell to 3.11 Percent

Recent reports from research firm Trepp and ratings agency Fitch show that CMBS delinquencies noticeably improved at the end of 2018. In December, the most recent period for which data is available,…
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Net Lease Trends 2019, Part 1: CRE’s Safest Play

To see the rest of the report, read parts two and three.  To download a pdf of the full research report, click here. The net lease investment sector is continuing to ride a wave of strong liquidity…
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Net Lease Trends 2019 Report Download

The net lease investment sector is continuing to ride the wave of strong liquidity that is fueling robust transaction volume and steady cap rates and that momentum is likely to stay the course in the coming year,…
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Net Lease Trends 2019, Part 2: Buyers Find Ample Supply

To see the rest of the report, read parts one and three.  To download a pdf of the full research report, click here. Anecdotally, some investors continue to voice frustrations about stiff competition…
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Net Lease Trends 2019, Part 3: Lenders Compete for Deals

To see the rest of the report, read parts one and two.  To download a pdf of the full research report, click here. There continues to be a strong pipeline of both equity and debt flowing to the…
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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 28, 2019)

J.C. Penney will close 18 department stores this year, reports the Wall Street Journal. The New York Times looks at how Airbnb is viewed around the world. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industr…
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December CMBS Delinquency Rate Fell to 3.11 Percent

Recent reports from research firm Trepp and ratings agency Fitch show that CMBS delinquencies noticeably improved at the end of 2018. In December, the most recent period for which data is available,…
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What Will Be the Fate of Vacant Sears and Kmart Boxes?

While Chairman Eddie Lampert and his hedge fund ESL Investment managed to buy Sears out of bankruptcy and avoid liquidation—saving about 400 Sears stores—the looming question is what will happen…