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Why it’s important for investors to find ways to calculate political risk in cities – especially now.
Pandemics can dramatically change society, the economy, and governments–especially if they alter the way people have to live and work for longer than a few months.
Why are real estate companies investing in PropTech solutions? There are numerous reasons companies are going digital, but according to the survey three stand out: efficiency, cost, and decision making.
Hudson Square is poised to be the next iconic neighborhood in New York City after being long overlooked and regarded as primarily a manufacturing district.
Businesses leading the way towards a structured tech financing solution are actively separating their capital expenditure for the physical real estate from capital for their technology, brand, and people.
Altogether, the 8-9% unlevered CRE performance rule of thumb might well prove to be too optimistic for the long-term period ahead.
Many of us understand innovation
in theory, but in practice, it’s often misunderstood. It is not an
endpoint. It is both a process and an action.
While GDP is often used to measure economic size and strength, retirement income and transfer payments can be used to go deeper.
Visibility into the underlying cash-flow streams in real estate enables investors to apply a 360-degree approach to their property strategy
Sustainability has long been thought of as a cost, rather than something that can drive value – but that type of narrow thinking is starting to change.
Will increased state and local tax intake in major markets be unhealthy for real estate portfolios?
Liquidity and risk are difficult to separate, as there is a strong correlation between markets that institutional investors view as liquid and those they perceive as low risk.
Although created to incentivize investments Qualified Opportunity Zone, if structured appropriately, non-US persons can find a path to the emerald city.
With the US macro economy and commercial real estate cycles generally viewed as nearing a down cycle, the need to tap diversification benefits from real estate may soon be at hand. Should you worry?
Seattle, Washington – home to some of the most innovative companies in the world – provided a meaningful forum for exploring the promises and perils of change.
Real estate is often considered a “local” business, but to succeed real estate professionals need to understand what’s happening around the globe.
AFIRE’s Rising Leaders recently gathered in New York to talk about what it means to face fear and grow through the challenges of change in commercial real estate.
The era of ESG as the authoritative measure of “sustainability” or “non-financial” performance has arrived
Commercial real estate investors are familiar with the eternal motto: “location, location, location,” but for a new generation, we should say, “demographics first”