Friday, April 23, 2021

Kroll Ratings Finds $1B in Loans of Concern Tied to Oil Sector Markets

(Photo: NEW YORK CITY—Oil prices were down about 70% to $30 per barrel in the spring of 2016, and Kroll Bond Rating Agency had...

Renewed Industry Focus on Transit-Oriented Development

Builders see transit-oriented development (TOD) as one answer to urban sprawl, as populations grow around urban cores. Despite success stories in cities like Houston...

How Developers Make Rural Feel Urban

RAMONA, CA—Emphasizing walkable town centers is one way planners and developers can create a more urban feeling in towns that have a more rural...

The Top 20 Cities for Eco-Friendly Commercial Real Estate

In the early 2000s, energy efficiency was not of substantial concern to U.S. commercial real estate owners. Consider that in 2005, just 5% of...

Development Wave Rolls into LA Arts District

LOS ANGELES—As the South Park neighborhood is runs out of developable land, the development renaissance is moving on to the Arts District. In the...

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...

The 10 Most Affordable Cities for Renters in 2017

Against the backdrop of global competition resides U.S housing trends. With economies interconnected across oceans, both macroeconomic and microeconomic factors have come to play...

Today’s CRE Scoops – December 16, 2019

Mirroring a larger trend of slower global growth, United States GDP growth is forecast to slow to 1.5% next year, compared to 2.5% the...

On the Trump Front, Real Estate Sector Still has to Wait and See

CHICAGO —The coming to power of Donald Trump has left the commercial real estate world at times hopeful, and at other times worried. But at...

Student Housing Development Slows for 2018

Colleges are letting out for the summer season, but student housing operators aren’t due for a break. August, the hard start for most student-housing...