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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 10, 2017)

MarketWatch looks at whether rent control affects crime rates. Strip centers are outperforming the rest of the retail real estate sector, according to Forbes. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate ind…
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NYC Developer Races Against Rules That Would Cut Tower in Half

(Bloomberg)—Laboring in a hole in the ground on Manhattan’s East 58th Street, Gamma Real Estate’s construction crews don’t quit for the weekend. They’ve been working Saturdays since June, trying…
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Wal-Mart's Getting Innovative Online -- and It's Working: Gadfly

(Bloomberg Gadfly)—What a difference a couple of years can make. Ahead of its annual investor meeting on Tuesday, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. laid out a forecast for the year ahead that includes strong year-over-year…
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Kushners' Manhattan Tower on Track for Its Worst Year Since 2011

(Bloomberg)—The midtown Manhattan office tower owned by Kushner Cos. and Vornado Realty Trust is on track to lose $24 million this year, marking the worst performance for 666 Fifth Ave. since a 2011 refinancing. The…
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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 12, 2017)

Jerome Powell is the most likely candidate to be the next Federal Reserve chairman, according to CNBC. California fires can cause damage to $65 billion in real estate, reports the San Francisco Gate. These are among…
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Michael Glimcher Takes On a New Role at a Pivotal Industry Moment

Regional mall owner Starwood Retail Partners has a new CEO—REIT industry veteran Michael Glimcher. Glimcher, who spent 27 years, including 12 as CEO, at Glimcher Realty Trust, will now be responsible…
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The Right Multifamily Investment Opportunities for HNW Investors

As high-net-worth (HNW) investors and family offices look to increase their portfolio allocations in real estate, the multifamily sector continues to offer attractive investment opportunities. HNW investors…
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Will Damage from the Hurricane Season Become an Opportunity for SFR In

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma decimated scores of single-family homes, leaving devastating floodwaters and damage in their wakes. Some investors may already be preparing to pounce on opportunities to purchase…

Suburban Offices Are Cool Again

(Bloomberg)—First you leave the city for a kid, a garage, and a backyard. Then you get a job in an office park—only maybe it’s an office park with yoga and food trucks. For millennials, the suburbs…

Predicting the Death of the Mall, One J.C. Penney at a Time

(Bloomberg)—Back in February, J.C. Penney said it planned to close down about 140 struggling stores. That might be just the beginning. Analysts at System2 LLC, a big-data startup, have identified another…