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How the Office Market is Heating Up in Hollywood

July 13, 2018

How the Office Market is Heating Up in Hollywood Epic Hollywood and Other Office Projects Ride the Wave By Karen Jordan Epic Hollywood, West Los Angeles-based Hudson Pacific Properties’ 298,400 square feet office project, is now taking shape along Sunset Boulevard. The 13-story development, designed by Gensler, will include vertical stacks and terraced floors with…

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U.S. Warehouse Supply at Its Tightest in Two Decades

July 13, 2018

U.S. Warehouse Supply at Its Tightest in Two Decades The warehouse availability rate, which includes properties that are vacant or will soon be vacant, has fallen for a record 32 consecutive quarters As consumers do more of their shopping online, availability of warehouse space to store those goods and fulfill orders continues to decline across…

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Crowd Fund Real Estate Company Caliber launches Tax Reduction Opportunity Fund

July 11, 2018

Crowd Fund Real Estate Company Caliber launches Tax Reduction Opportunity Fund Caliber – The Wealth Development and crowd fund real estate Company has announced a new Tax Reduction Opportunity Fund for investors to take advantage of one of the best capital gains tax reduction programs of a generation. Created through the Tax Cuts and Jobs…

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Wall Street has more money than ever to buy single-family rentals

July 11, 2018

  Wall Street has more money than ever to buy single-family rentals Investors increased home-buying last year for the first time since 2013 Investors are raising billions of dollars from bond buyers, pension funds and even wealthy individuals for the single-family home rental market. “We’re seeing a wider variety of investors coming into this asset…

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Mall Makeovers, Big Box Availability Benefit Retail Growth

July 6, 2018

Mall Makeovers, Big Box Availability Benefit Retail Growth Looking Ahead: Is a Dying Mall a Good Thing? Retail Developers Think Out of the Big Box and Lure Shoppers with New Tech By Rob Smith The development of the Village at Totem Lake in Kirkland, Washington, is at the forefront of mall makeovers picking up across…

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Which Alternative Property Sectors Hold the Most Promise for Investors?

July 6, 2018

Which Alternative Property Sectors Hold the Most Promise for Investors? In a Q&A with NREI, Marc Halle, head of global real estate securities at PGIM Real Estate, offers his outlook on the manufactured housing, self-storage and industrial sectors. John Egan In the first quarter of 2018, the manufactured housing, self-storage and industrial sectors were the…

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Where Is Smart HNW Money Going?

July 2, 2018

Where Is Smart HNW Money Going? The folks at Money360 wanted to find out where high-net-worth investors, family offices and hedge fund managers plan to put their capital over the next 12 months. NREI: John Egan In March, commercial real estate lender Money360 Inc. polled family offices, hedge fund managers, wealth managers and other attendees…

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Real Estate May Be a Safe Haven in a Bear Market

July 2, 2018

Real Estate May Be a Safe Haven in a Bear Market Real estate can keep your portfolio from going into hibernation mode. US News: By Rebecca Lake, Contributor Is a bear market on the way? That’s the question experts and investors alike have been debating for months. Given the cyclical nature of the market, it’s…

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The new American dream: Leasing your house

July 2, 2018

The new American dream: Leasing your house The Mercury News: By Jeff Collins A noisy neighbor drove the Beyer family from their apartment into a rental house nine years ago. “The guy had his surround sound on every single night. It drove me crazy,” said Bob Beyer, 47, who now rents a one-story house in…

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Hotel Occupancy at 30-Year High

June 28, 2018

Hotel Occupancy at 30-Year High [Marcus & Millichap Hospitality Report shows historic heights in hospitality industry.  As Amanda Hite says, President and CEO of STR the hotel industry gold standard for data, technology upstarts like Airbnb don’t take away from established brands; they build the market by introducing more people to travel] Economic Momentum Propels…

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Demand Rises for Furnished Rental Apartments

June 28, 2018

Demand Rises for Furnished Rental Apartments Residents embrace chance to avoid typical housing tasks, like dealing with the cable guy Visual-effects production manager Devon Patterson with his fiancée, Malia Haunfelner, and dog, Oz, in their long-term, temporary home in Manhattan’s East Village. The furnished, one-bedroom apartment rents for about $6,000 a month, including utilities. WSJ:…

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Unison Home Ownership Investors closes $40M Series B

June 28, 2018

Unison Home Ownership Investors closes $40M Series B Alt-Finance Unison Home Ownership Investors closes $40M Series B Unison Home Ownership Investors, a provider of home ownership investments, today announced its Series B raise of $40 million led by F-Prime Capital, joined by Citi Ventures and Royal Bank of Canada. As part of the funding round,…

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