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When NYC real estate royalty Richard LeFrak woke up in London yesterday, he knew the world was forever changed. Immediately following the monumental decision, Richard told Bisnow the entire financial services … Continue reading

June 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

PIMCO: A storm is brewing in the real-estate market

Pimco is out with an urgent warning about the US commercial real-estate market. In a report released Monday, Pimco’s John Murray and Anthony Clarke wrote that the capital flows that … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Confidence Rising in U.S. Commercial Markets

By Hortense Leon Expectations for the U.S. commercial real estate market are much more optimistic than even six months ago, according to a survey by the Urban Land Institute (ULI). Commercial … Continue reading

April 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

Despite Looming ‘Fiscal Cliff’, There is Some Good News for U.S. Commercial Sector in December

By Hortense Leon The U.S. economy is resilient, in spite of numerous obstacles, according to a December 10th report from Marcus & Millichap, using data from the US Bureau of … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

Office Market Recovery Continues In Third Quarter Despite Election Year Jitters

Occupancy, Absorption Levels Hold Serve as Market Indicators Find Recovery Continuing at Slow but Steady Pace By Randyl Drummer Demand for office space in the U.S. held steady in the third quarter as … Continue reading

October 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

U.S. Commercial Real Estate Recovery to Continue in 2013

New ULI-PwC Emerging Trends Report   The U.S. commercial real estate marketplace will continue to recover in 2013 with modest gains in leasing, rents and pricing, according to PwC US … Continue reading

October 18, 2012 · 1 Comment

Approaching a Tipping Point? U.S. Office Rent Growth Lags Despite Rising Tenant Demand

With Little New Supply Slated For Delivery, Landlords Should Slowly Gain Pricing Power If Recovery Remains On Track By Randyl Drummer Although rising levels of office absorption and a falling U.S. … Continue reading

July 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

Top 10 Threats to Commercial Real Estate This Summer

By Mark Heschmeyer Here are the Top 10 Threats to CRE this summer based on CoStar reader responses, counting down from 10 to one. No. 10: Risk Aversion Risk aversion is … Continue reading

June 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

U.S. Borrowers Falling Behind on Commercial Real Estate Loans

By Alex Finkelstein It’s not a pretty picture. Numerous borrowers who took out commercial real estate loans in 2007 find themselves defaulting on the payback today, according to the latest … Continue reading

April 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Rich to Invest More in Commodities, Reduce Cash

As more prognostications begin to collect after the new year, it’s interesting to see these focus groups bring out their analyses.  Although things on the ground seem to still be … Continue reading

January 5, 2012 · Leave a comment