Monthly Archives: November 2011

Dealing With Uncertainty

On more than one occasion in recent months I’ve had conversations with real estate investors or lenders that have drifted into politics. “What do you think of the Tea Party?” “What do you make of Occupy Wall Street?” “What’s your impression of Congress?”Penton Media - National Real Estate Inestor, <a href= Read more

Why NAR Predicts Growth in Commercial Real Estate in 2012

WASHINGTON, DC, Nov 28, -- Commercial real estate markets have been relatively flat this year, but improving fundamentals mean a more positive trend is expected in 2012, according to the National Association of Realtors(R).

Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, said there is little change in most of the commercial market sectors. "Vacancy rates are...

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Investor Power Rankings: PwC/ULI Survey

In football lingo, cialis 2012 promises yet another grinding year of “three yards and a cloud of dust, purchase ” according to the annual Emerging Trends forecast from PwC and the Urban Land Institute, which was recently released. The job market and consumer spending both face a...
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Zell Back In…. Bidding On Archstone

Equity Residential, the apartment company headed by real-estate mogul Sam Zell, has emerged as the lead bidder in the contest to buy roughly half of rival Archstone in what would be one of the largest real-estate transactions since the downturn, according to people familiar with the situation.
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Low Ball Appraisals-Major Issue Nationwide

How do you fight back when an appraiser -- often from another city working for a low fee on behalf of a big bank -- wrecks your sale, purchase or refinancing with a lowball valuation? It's a serious problem in markets across the country. For example: -- Home builder John Nolde of Richmond, Va., recently sold...
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LAX Oakstone Billboards Taking Off

  “Make it Simple, cialis Make It Memorable, tadalafil Make It Inviting to Look at, illness Make it Fun to Read”    Leo Burnett Guerrilla marketing is all about finding creative ways to stand out from competitive clutter. Sometimes this means putting a twist on an old method, but...
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