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Urbanization, digitalization, and demographics are the key trends to watch for understanding the future of logistics real estate.

September 7, 2021 Melinda McLaughlin, Senior Vice President, Research, Prologis; Heather Belfor, Director, Head of US Research, Prologis

With Brexit and pandemic resolutions coming into focus, pricing disparities could dissipate based on improved cross-border liquidity and cap rate compression in the London office market.

September 1, 2021 AFIRE

Though “impact investing” is no longer totally distinct from investing in general, investors still have a lot of work to do to fulfill the social and governance aspects of ESG expectations.

August 31, 2021 Lauren Krause, Director of Environment, Social, and Governance, Grosvenor Americas; Brian Biggs, CFA, Research Director, Grosvenor Americas

While most agree that the office sector has a difficult road ahead, there is less consensus about future demand in the sector. What are the indicators investors should be tracking?

August 24, 2021 Phillip Conner, Head of US Real Estate Research and Strategy, Barings Real Estate; Ryan Ma, Managing Director, Real Estate Research, Barings Real Estate

With Brexit and pandemic resolutions coming into focus, pricing disparities could dissipate based on improved cross-border liquidity and cap rate compression in the London office market.

August 19, 2021 Christopher Muoio, Vice President, Data and Research, Madison International Realty

The evolution of global real estate education over the past three decades will be integral to developing a rich pipeline of talent for the future of commercial real estate.

August 17, 2021 Julian Josephs, FRICS, Adjunct Professor, Graduate Global Real Estate Program, Georgetown University

Over the past two decades, the single-family rental industry has evolved into an institutional-caliber asset class—so where is the sector going next?

August 10, 2021 Jonathan Ellenzweig, Chief Investment Officer, Tricon Residential

The mid-year pulse survey, underwritten by Holland Partner Group, will track changes in sentiment and strategies over the past few months, especially as the pandemic, climate events, and geopolitics have continued their rapid evolution since the beginning of 2021.

August 9, 2021 AFIRE

The future is bright for build-to-rent housing, and institutional investors are increasingly looking at investing in the sector.

August 3, 2021 Stacy Krumin, Partner, Real Estate Practice & Global Board Member, Squire Patton Boggs; John Thomas, Partner, Real Estate Practice Leader, Squire Patton Boggs

With uncertainty remaining high in real estate, potential outcomes for big cities may upend the long-running megatrend toward urbanization.

July 29, 2021 Dave Bragg, Co-Head of Strategic Research, Green Street; Jared Giles, Senior Research Associate, Green Street

Facing fiscal challenges, social unrest, geopolitical conflict, climate change, supply chain disruption, and the ongoing COVID crisis, what should tomorrow’s real estate leaders do today to prepare for the future ahead?

July 27, 2021 AFIRE

Institutional investment in single-family rentals accounts for less than 5% of the segment, but that balance could start to change.

July 27, 2021 Gleb Nechayev, CRE, Head of Research and Chief Economist, Berkshire Residential Investments

As the world now deals with the latter stages of the pandemic, with many cities now cautiously entering a recovery phase, what have we learned, and how should CRE investors think about the future of urbanism?

July 21, 2021 AFIRE

Could an idea to “bring back” New York after the pandemic work in other cities? (Adapted from “Real Estate: A Love Story” by Joshua Benaim.)

July 20, 2021 Joshua Benaim, Founder, Aria; Author, "A Real Estate Love Story"

This special four-part series presents key ideas that point towards possible futures for the housing sector and institutional investors.

July 19, 2021 Benjamin van Loon, Editor-in-Chief, Summit Journal

The 2021 AFIRE International Investor Survey offers a sense of calculated optimism for CRE investment in the year ahead.

July 15, 2021 Gunnar Branson, CEO, AFIRE

Media Coverage

In the 18th annual Foreign Investment Survey of AFIRE, 51 percent of survey participants identified the United States as the market offering the best opportunity for long-term capital appreciation.

February 11, 2010 Observer

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