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Top 5 Reasons to Invest in Industrial Real Estate

By Michael Hironimus Well we’ve started the new year and perhaps you’re looking at your portfolio results from 2011.  You may have had a great year or a poor year, … Continue reading

January 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

CRE Price Index Sees First Year-Over-Year Gain Since 2008

This CoStar article verifies what we are seeing in the Bay Area.  Investors are looking at their options and see growth potential and deals to be had in the market. … Continue reading

December 16, 2011 · Leave a comment

RREEF For Sale? Deutsche Bank Signals REIM Business May Be on the Block

Management of $59.4 Billion CRE Portfolio Could Be Up for Grabs as Part of Larger Strategic Review By Mark Heschmeyer Deutsche Bank is conducting a strategic review of its global asset … Continue reading

December 1, 2011 · Leave a comment

Understanding the Corporate Lease

I met with an executive officer of a Biotechnology company on Thursday.  They are expanding operations and performing staffing projections for the next 3 three years. We found out that … Continue reading

October 1, 2011 · Leave a comment

Investors See Stability In Commercial Real Estate Despite Weak Recovery

PwC Survey Finds Noticeably Darker Outlooks Compared With Six Months Ago, Despite Gains In Fundamentals By Randyl Drummer Investors surveyed by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) continue to see commercial real estate as a relative bright … Continue reading

September 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

Cap Rates Rising according to WSJ

According to Wall Street Journal: “Capitalization rates, used by real-estate investors to measure the annual return of income-producing properties, rose in August even as yields on 10-year Treasury notes dropped, … Continue reading

September 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

State of the Union- Part 1

By Michael Hironimus While Republicans and Democrats point fingers across their respective aisles, the market this past week has decidedly made up its mind in the wake of the S&P … Continue reading

August 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Surge of Federal REO Properties Hitting the Markets

The Upside: This Could Speed Up a Return to Normalcy By Mark Heschmeyer As the federal government has doggedly worked through concerns about foreclosure documentation practices, federal financial agencies have aggressively … Continue reading

August 3, 2011 · Leave a comment

Rising Sales Volume, Deal Value Show Continued Investor Faith In CRE

By Randyl Drummer Led by a near doubling in the average dollar size of transactions, year-over-year commercial real estate sales volume rose more than 150% in May, according to the … Continue reading

July 14, 2011 · Leave a comment

Disconnect Between Business and Government Could Hurt Commercial Real Estate

By Michael Hironimus Jerry Brown took time out of his schedule to address the PCBC last Thursday in the midst of a budget debate at the state’s capitol.  While addressing … Continue reading

June 29, 2011 · Leave a comment