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12 Struggling Malls Revitalized Through Alternative Reuse

Much like a phoenix, dead mall space has found new life. As big-box stores have closed over the past few years, they’ve been repurposed...
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Nordstrom Stock Still Up Following Announcement Retailer May Go Private

Almost a week following Nordstrom's announcement that family members may take the company private, the per-share stock price for Nordstrom Inc. (JWM) remains elevated. Financial...

Starwood Retail Pours $125M into Willow Bend Shops Redevelopment

  PLANO, TX—Starwood Retail Partners acquired the 1.2 million-square-foot project, The Shops at Willow Bend, in 2014. A class-A office building, luxury fitness center Equinox...

Challenged Retail Sector Brings Opportunity

The retail landscape is shifting right before our eyes, and it has been both a fascinating and exciting process. Those thoughts are according to...

Rebooting America’s Malls

WALNUT CREEK, CA—Let’s talk broad brushstrokes. Those millennials who aren’t living over their parents’ garage often opt for apartments near to where they work....

Retail and Distribution To Find Common Ground

NEW YORK CITY—It could give the phrase “mixed use” new meaning. Fitch Ratings sees a convergence of industrial distribution and retail real estate in...

CRE Retail Lenders Right-size in 2017

Stories about the retail downturn are everywhere. More than 3,000 stores have declared bankruptcy in 2017, and the year isn’t even half over. There’s...

E-Commerce Continues Gobbling Commercial Space

E-Commerce Companies are Snatching up More Commercial Space The growing popularity of online shopping is hardly breaking news — consumers have been comparing prices from...

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CREScoopsJuly17

Today’s CRE Scoops – July 17, 2017

Shop Houston for industrial/office, it seems. Commercial real estate services firm NAI Industrial partner Michael Keegan says that most customers seeking Houston industrial space...
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Today’s CRE Scoops – July 14, 2017

Some of Puerto Rico's latest visitors aren't there to bask in the breeze. The distressed mortgage investors have landed. An eye on the island...
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Today’s CRE Scoops – July 13, 2017

The Federal Reserve is buying agency-backed mortgages — and though that’s not traditionally considered news, worth looking at is the sudden increase in acquisitions...