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The pandemic has rekindled the old debate about real estate dynamics in cities versus the suburbs. But real estate is cyclical, so to see what the future holds, watch the fundamentals.

January 26, 2021 Gleb Nechayev, CRE, Head of Research and Chief Economist, Berkshire Residential Investments

The pandemic altered assumptions about the real estate, including the shift in demand, location, and even the environment itself. Yet, at the center of the storm are the value-add investors who drive opportunity and risk when it comes to change.

January 15, 2021 AFIRE

The shock provided by the global pandemic has roiled real estate markets around the world—which means that the quality and location of properties has never been more important. After the first year of COVID-19, opportunities come into view as a result of the seismic shifts in real estate.

January 14, 2021 Ben van Loon, Communications Director for AFIRE

The shock provided by the global pandemic has roiled real estate markets around the world—which means that the quality and location of properties has never been more important. After the first year of COVID-19, opportunities come into view as a result of the seismic shifts in real estate.

January 12, 2021 Valeria Falcone, Portfolio Manager and Real Estate Country Head - Italy for Barings Real Estate; Joe Gorin, Head of Portfolio Management and Value-Add Investing for Barings Real Estate

How business values in real estate focused on regeneration can support an informed and enhanced response to COVID-19.

January 7, 2021 Jonathan F.P. Rose, Founder and President, Jonathan Rose Companies

Advancing automation, tech-driven amenities, and community building is key to winning—and keeping today’s tech-savvy residents. Tricon Residential provides insight on how to streamline the process.

December 16, 2020 AFIRE

Advancing automation, tech-driven amenities, and community building is key to winning—and keeping today’s tech-savvy residents. Tricon Residential provides insight on how to streamline the process.

December 15, 2020 Jonathan Ellenzweig, Chief Investment Officer for Tricon Residential

Volatility in commercial real estate varies by metro and sector, and even with the wildcard of COVID-19, understanding what contributed to a market’s volatility in the past is useful for planning in the future.

December 8, 2020 Stewart Rubin, Senior Director and Head of Strategy and Research, New York Life Real Estate Investors; Dakota Firenze, Senior Associate, New York Life Real Estate Investors

It isn’t easy to accept the world as it is right now, but if we do, we will likely thrive.

December 3, 2020 Andrew Garett, Executive Director for Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO)

Cedrik Lachance of Green Street talks about how the trend of rapid urbanization in core markets continues to accelerate, despite the emerging challenges from the pandemic.

November 23, 2020 AFIRE

What holds promise for improving the business relationships we depend on for making better investments? All corners of the commercial real estate arena are facing era-defining challenges. Transparency matters—now more than ever. Being intentional and open in our dealings with our investors, employees, and communities will bring closeness to all our relationships—particularly those between managers and investors.

November 17, 2020 AFIRE

Due to COVID-19, are we facing an urban exodus—or is it the natural outcome of generational change?AFIRE’s Future Committee weighs in.

November 13, 2020 AFIRE