Older Home Owners Would Need to Move to Allow Young People to Buy

(Bloomberg Opinion)—For a generation of prospective homebuyers in the U.S., there are two chronic problems with the housing market: an overall lack of supply, and low affordability in many markets.…
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AT&T’s Warner Media to Do a $2.2B Sale/Leaseback at Hudson Yards

(Bloomberg)—AT&T Inc.’s WarnerMedia agreed to sell space in a Manhattan tower for $2.2 billion to real estate giant Related Cos., helping the telecom giant pay debt. WarnerMedia will lease…
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Net Lease Cap Rates Inch Up in the First Quarter

Cap rates in the single-tenant net lease sector continued to go up slightly in the first three months of the year, according to the most recent report from The Boulder Group, an Oak Brook, Ill.-based…

10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (April 24, 2019)

The prospect of rent control looms over the apartment industry, reports the Wall Street Journal. Forbes looks at three technologies on the commercial real estate horizon. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real…
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Four Way CRE Tech Can Help Lenders

Sophisticated tech tools eliminate tedious busywork and free up commercial property lenders to uncover—and act upon—meaningful insights. For commercial real estate lenders, the process of uncovering,…

ARA Hospitality Trust Plans Singapore IPO

(Bloomberg)—ARA US Hospitality Trust is seeking to raise $450.7 million in Singapore’s first main board initial public offering this year. The hospitality group will offer units at 88 cents…
Jefferies Backs Firm Led by Ex-Blackstone, Carlyle Directors

Jefferies Backs New Investment Firm Stonyrock Partners

(Bloomberg)—Leucadia Asset Management, an arm of Jefferies Financial Group Inc., is backing a new investment firm led by former Blackstone Group LP and Carlyle Group LP executives that will buy…

#FASuccess Podcast: Going Beyond Socially Responsible Investing

Welcome back to the 121st episode of Financial Advisor Success Podcast! My guest on today’s podcast is Rachel Robasciotti. Rachel is the founder of Robasciotti & Philipson, an independent…
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Greystar Survey Looks at What Apartment Renters Want

To attract residents, apartment managers are mixing amenities like swimming pools with activities like fitness classes. “It isn’t enough to have the fitness center, clubhouse, pool mix… Instead,…
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What Investment Advisors Need to Know About Farmland

By Corbett Kull Farmland is full of potential, but you’ve got to know how to make the most of it. This incredibly stable asset can be a valuable component of a balanced portfolio, if you know…