Data Center Momentum Continues

Data Center Momentum Continues

The data center sector of commercial real estate is a force to be reckoned with. Investment in the property type has exponentially increased over the last few years, but 2017 was a watershed, according to a CBRE report. Spending on data centers hit $20 billion last...
Retail, Tech and Finance (Duh) Top of Mind at CREFC

Retail, Tech and Finance (Duh) Top of Mind at CREFC

Every year, the winter CREFC (CRE Finance Council) meeting is packed with great industry information and networking opportunities. The most recent one, which took place in Miami Jan. 8-10, was no different. The general mood and tenor was upbeat with attendees...
New Hotel Concepts Keep Coming

New Hotel Concepts Keep Coming

A new hotel chain being proposed by President Trump’s real estate company made several headlines at the beginning of the year. Nine months later, we are getting some more interesting announcements. Like Trump’s American IDEA concept, which targets midscale consumers,...

NYC Multifamily Transactions Bounce Back

It’s hard to imagine, with rents so high in New York City, that the multifamily market could have challenges. Apparently, that was the case in the first quarter of this year, when transaction volume was down, according to Aerial Property Advisors. However, activity...