Monthly Archives: August 2010

Seeds For The Next Boom Are Being Planted

Real estate is prone to cycles of strength and weakness, to periods of growth and decline. The ongoing challenge—particularly for businesses and individuals for whom real estate is a primary asset or investment—is to ensure that the solutions to any current problem do not...
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Foreign Investors Are Poised To Invest Here

Commercial real estate purchases in the US may slump later this year as prices rise and lenders require buyers to put more cash into deals, drugs it is claimed. A double dip in the commercial real estate market may come as soon as September, according to Joe Cosenza vice...
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Remember Your Successes..They Will Happen Again !

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Commercial Brokerage Firms Rebound

CB Richard Ellis (NYSE: CBG) and Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE: JLL), two of the largest publicly traded global commercial property brokerage firms, posted double-digit increases in revenues for the second consecutive quarter, with rebounding investment sales and leasing continuing to drive...
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Re-Pricing Is The Issue

The commercial real estate recovery has become dependent on, and stands precariously linked to, the re-pricing and deleveraging of property positions, according to the CCIM Institute and the Real Estate Research Corp. (RERC). That is a change from being less contingent on access to capital, the groups said, given that...
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Walter H. Shorenstein Remembered

In my blog, I have written about the Real Estate Greats who have passed away , their stories are legendary and learning from them is important and inspiring.  The  various Real Estate Cycles they lived through were very challenging, yet they all withstood the ups and downs of their times, and emerged even stronger. ...Recently...
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Views From A Real Estate Leader

Recently Bruce Schonbraun who heads the publicly traded global real estate practice of FTI consulting and the  real estate arm of the FTI spoke out about today's  real estate career and his comments were quite interesting in this very challenging time. Schonbraun McCann Group, is one of the largest real estate consulting  and advisory group in...
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