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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (May 8, 2018)

The Wall Street Journal analyzes how Texas became the nation’s fastest-growing economy. An analyst says Amazon’s share of all retail sales could hit 10 percent in two years, according to CNBC. These are among today’s…
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Women in CRE Face Pay Disparity, Fewer Promotions

This is part two of NREI's two-part study on the prevalence of sexual harassment and discrimination in the commercial real estate industry. Read part one here. A significant percentage…
sexual harassment part2

Women Professionals in CRE Face Pay Disparity, Fewer Promotions

This is part two of NREI's two-part study on the prevalence of sexual harassment and discrimination in the commercial real estate industry. A significant percentage of women continues…
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Abraaj Said in Talks to Sell Fund Unit Stake to Colony NorthStar

(Bloomberg)—Abraaj Group, the Middle East buyout firm roiled by allegations of misused funds, is in talks to sell a majority stake in its fund-management unit to Colony NorthStar Inc.…
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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (May 7, 2018)

Goldman Sachs researchers claim there’s virtually no chance of a recession this year, reports The Street. The Washington Post’s looks at The Trump Organization’s debt strategy through the years. These are among…
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Blackstone to Acquire Gramercy Property in $7.6 Billion Deal

(Bloomberg)—Blackstone Group LP agreed to acquire Gramercy Property Trust, which owns industrial real estate in the U.S. and Europe, in a cash deal valued at $7.6 billion. Affiliates…
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REIT CEOs See a Modest Pay Increase in 2017

It appears that public REIT CEOs in 2017 saw an increase in their compensation, but not as much as other named executive officers (NEO). The focus in the REIT industry remains on raising…
sexual harassment part1

How Much Progress Has the CRE Industry Made in Sexual Discrimination?

This is part one of NREI's two-part study on the prevalence of sexual harassment and discrimination in the commercial real estate industry. This past January, the commercial real estate…
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New York’s Storied Plaza Hotel Is Set to Sell for $600 Million

(Bloomberg)—New York’s iconic Plaza Hotel is about to change hands. Its buyers are Shahal Khan, founder of Dubai-based family office White City Ventures, and Kamran Hakim, of New York…
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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (May 4, 2018)

A report found that Airbnb is driving up rents in Manhattan and Brooklyn, according to The New York Times. More than 800 buildings in West Hollywood could collapse in a big earthquake, the Los Angeles Times reports.…