Category: Commercial Real Estate

Amid Flurry Of SPACs, Prop Tech VC Firm Fifth Wall Turns To Wall Street For New Partner
By: Date: September 14, 2021 Categories: Commercial Real Estate,Editors' Pick,Innovation,Investing,Money,Real Estate,Residential Real Estate,technology,Uncategorized,Venture Capital Tags: , , , , , , , ,
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Fifth Wall cofounder Brendan Wallace has turned to Wall Street’s Credit Suisse for new partner Jeremy Fox. Steven Simione Amid a flurry of special purpose acquisition companies—both its own and for its portfolio companies—venture capital firm Fifth Wall has turned to Wall Street for its newest partner. Jeremy Fox has joined Fifth Wall from Credit…

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Realty Income Is About To Get Bigger
By: Date: September 10, 2021 Categories: Commercial Real Estate,Investing,Money,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , , ,
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Stack of coins and miniature house against green getty Yesterday morning, two major real estate investment trusts – Realty Income O and Vereit Inc. – announced that they’ll be merging this year. The deal includes Realty Income acquiring Vereit in an all-stock transaction, with the latter’s shareholders receiving 0.705 shares of the takeover stock for…

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Mall Footfall Returns, Dick’s and At Home become ‘Alt Anchors’ and Placemaking Takes Root
By: Date: September 9, 2021 Categories: Business,Commercial Real Estate,Real Estate,Retail,Uncategorized Tags: , , ,
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With fitness and home furnishings retailers in expansion mode, and many malls looking to fill empty … [+] anchor boxes, Dick’s Sporting Goods and At Home are a perfect traffic drivers. Dick’s Sporting Goods and At Home Analytics firm Placer.ai reported that traffic in a 52-mall sample was up 86 percent over March, 2020. And…

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Arbitration Awards – Maybe Not As Confidential As You Think
By: Date: August 27, 2021 Categories: Business,Commercial Real Estate,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,
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Confidential arbitration awards can become public when filed in court. RANJAN SAMARAKONE When a commercial real estate or other business transaction leads to a dispute, the parties sometimes prefer to arbitrate rather than litigate. As one of many reasons for that, they like the confidentiality of arbitration. They don’t see any upside for publicity. Fights…

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Unexpected Legal Risks Of Videoconferencing
By: Date: August 8, 2021 Categories: Business,Commercial Real Estate,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,
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It’s easy to record a videoconference, but think twice. RANJAN SAMARAKONE Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, and many other similar services have rapidly become staples of the real estate and larger business worlds. We have all learned to videoconference. But videoconferencing may produce some awkward surprises if we aren’t careful. Videoconferencing software often allows the…

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Kimco Realty Adds Weingarten Realty To Its Shopping Cart
By: Date: July 23, 2021 Categories: Commercial Real Estate,Investing,Money,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , , ,
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Empty shopping cart in the supermarket shopping mall getty Today Kimco Realty KIM , one of the largest shopping center REITs in the US, announced it was merging with Weingarten Realty WRI for $5.9 billion in a mix of stock (90%) and cash (10%).  Each WRI share will be converted into 1.408 newly issued KIM…

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When Real Estate Joint Ventures Go Wrong
By: Date: July 20, 2021 Categories: Business,Commercial Real Estate,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,
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Development site where lender will reportedly foreclose out a joint venture partly owned by the … [+] adjacent church. RANJAN SAMARAKONE Recent news reports highlight the risks to a property owner of entering into a joint venture, even with a well known and successful developer. In a typical joint venture, a property owner and a…

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WHEN JOINT VENTURES GO WRONG
By: Date: July 20, 2021 Categories: Business,Commercial Real Estate,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , ,
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Development site where lender will reportedly foreclose out a joint venture partly owned by the … [+] adjacent church. RANJAN SAMARAKONE Recent news reports highlight the risks to a property owner of entering into a joint venture, even with a well known and successful developer. In a typical joint venture, a property owner and a…

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1031 Exchange: Deal Or No Deal
By: Date: July 19, 2021 Categories: Commercial Real Estate,Investing,Money,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: , , ,
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income property getty Is “deal or no deal” a popular refrain from a successful game show or is it the voice of real estate investors who are growing concerned about the potential repeal of Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code?   A recent read of the Biden/Harris tax plan reveals a $4 trillion tax…

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New York City’s 2020 Multifamily Market By The Numbers
By: Date: May 20, 2021 Categories: Commercial Real Estate,Real Estate,Uncategorized Tags: ,
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A Look At NYC’s Multifamily Investment Sales Across The Boroughs NYC Multifamily Investment Sales, 2010-2020 Ariel Property Advisors New York City’s 2020 commercial real estate market, like many industries across the nation, felt the economic ramifications of the Covid-19 pandemic. A market already hurting from the HSTPA was halted by the New York On Pause…

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