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The pandemic has heavily impacted the hospitality sector, but a growing wave of non-traditional investors has shown heightened interest in getting a piece of the evolving industry.

May 20, 2021 AFIRE

Data center investments have proven resilient in periods of economic volatility—and they’re only going to become more essential and important into the future.

May 20, 2021 Ben Wobschall, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager, Principal Real Estate Investors

Delivering on the service promises of the on-demand economy requires the kind of reimagined supply chain that will support industrial real estate growth for years to come.

May 18, 2021 David Egan, Senior Vice President, Stockbridge

As cities in the US adapt to a new normal, city leaders, planners, developers, and investors have a new challenge: to define the “new normal” of the built environment. And though it stands unique among American cities, Washington, DC could have answers for our collective urban futures.

May 18, 2021 AFIRE

The pandemic has heavily impacted the hospitality sector, but a growing wave of non-traditional investors has shown heightened interest in getting a piece of the evolving industry.

May 13, 2021 Gilda Perez-Alvarado, Global CEO, JLL Hotel & Hospitality Group

If history is a guide, the time to invest in hotels is when things look bleak. This appears to be one of those times.

May 11, 2021 Jim O'Shaughnessy, Managing Director and Hotel Group Leader, Barings Real Estate

Just as the pandemic has accelerated changes in culture, it has underscored the symbiosis between the built environment and the natural world. What’s the key to “greening” the next generation of commercial real estate?

May 10, 2021 AFIRE

The COVID-19 crisis highlights the advantages of single-family living and appears to have accelerated an existing trend of migration to less dense, more affordable areas.

May 6, 2021 Robert Sun, Product Development and Strategy, GTIS Partners; Eliot Heher, Research and Strategy, GTIS Partners

The investment community can have an active role in an equitable economic recovery—but it will require the necessary discomfort of recasting the traditional risk/return framework.

May 5, 2021 AFIRE

According to American Realty Advisors, the future of residential investments is all about demographics—and the forces behind them.

May 4, 2021 Sabrina Unger, Manager Director, Head of Research and Strategy, American Realty Advisors

The 2021 survey, conducted in March 2021 and underwritten by Holland Partner Group, reflects investor sentiment and was designed to help understand the goals, challenges, and impacts of international investments on US real estate opportunities.

May 4, 2021 AFIRE

During a time of unprecedented uncertainty and disruption, how should businesses approach the “new metrics of performance,” and how will ESG evolve in 2021?

April 30, 2021 Sunil A. Misser, CEO, AccountAbility

Though leverage is an important part of capital funding, it’s important to ask LPs if (and how) they should take control of their real estate leverage.

April 30, 2021 AFIRE

The events of the past year drove businesses to confront racial inequity, but some still shy away from the challenging language needed to make real restorative and economic progress.

April 28, 2021 AFIRE

Though leverage is an important part of capital funding, it’s important to ask LPs if (and how) they should take control of their real estate leverage.

April 27, 2021 William Maher, Director of Strategy and Research, RCLCO Fund Advisors; Ben Maslan, Managing Director, RCLCO Fund Advisors

The events of the past year have driven businesses to confront racial inequity, but some still shy away from the challenging language needed to make real, restorative, and economic progress.

April 22, 2021 Shumeca Pickett, Founder and Principal, Alfred Dewitt Ard

How is commercial real estate set to perform in the post-COVID world? As COVID-19 vaccine distribution commences, it is time to turn attention to prospects for CRE performance in the post-COVID world.

April 20, 2021 Martha Peyon, Managing Director of Applied Research, Aegon Asset Management

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