Can Retail Turn Things Around During the Holidays?

Can Retail Turn Things Around During the Holidays?

Retail real estate landlords can’t be blamed if they’re pessimistic about the coming holiday season. The king of the 20-percent-off coupon, Bed Bath & Beyond recently announced that it is closing 20 more stores than the 40 previously earmarked in April,...
Store Closings Not Scaring Realty Income

Store Closings Not Scaring Realty Income

The store-closing environment isn’t getting any prettier. There have been  store 8,051 closures announced by retailers so far this year, according to Coresight Research, in contrast to only 3,401 openings. That news isn’t keeping Realty Income away from purchasing a...
An Optimistic Retail Industry Despite a Slower RECon

An Optimistic Retail Industry Despite a Slower RECon

GRS Group’s Allen Brown deals extensively with retail real estate clients in his practice, especially in the net lease sector, so he has a good idea of how the industry is performing. His take? Landlords are weathering a challenging retail environment pretty well and...
CBRE: Food and Beverage Helps Prop Up Retail Real Estate

CBRE: Food and Beverage Helps Prop Up Retail Real Estate

Retail real estate landlords have their share of things to worry about right now, given the numerous waves of store closings that don’t seem to be ending any time soon. But there is one area of the sector providing hopeful excitement. Restaurants and other food...