Things To Expect From the Debt Markets in 2017

While capital markets look set to have an active year in 2017, borrowers should keep in mind that lenders are gradually becoming more conservative as the we get further and further into the cycle. Read More>>National Real Estate Investor

What to Expect from the Debt Markets in 2017

While capital markets look set to have an active year in 2017, borrowers should keep in mind that lenders are gradually becoming more conservative as the we get further and further into the cycle. Read More>>National Real Estate Investor

Here’s why malls across the US are dying

The American shopping mall is in a crisis. One of the largest malls in Pennsylvania, the Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills, sold for just $100. We explore the variety of reasons why malls cannot keep their stories afloat and are becoming vacant wastelands. Read More>>Business Insider

Atlanta Spec Distribution Center Underway

The new facility will be located in one of Atlanta’s most active industrial submarkets that is also home to Google, Duracell, SC Johnson and many others. Atlanta—Lincoln Property Co. Southeast has announced that the company has broken ground on a 362,880-square-foot speculative industrial warehouse/distribution center in Atlanta. The property is scheduled to come online this summer. Read More>>Real Estate News

Holder Properties Breaks Ground on Charleston Office Building

River Oaks Center will be the fifth office development for the company in North Charleston’s Executive Park at Faber Place. North Charleston, S.C.—Holder Properties recently announced that is has begun construction of River Oaks Center, a 106,000-square-foot Class A office building in Charleston’s largest office park, the Executive Park at Faber Place. The project is being designed by Warner Summers …

Atlanta-Area 800 KSF Industrial Asset Sells for $40M

201 Greenwood Court was acquired by a Canadian company using existing cash, but a new mortgage is expected to be put in place in February 2017. Atlanta—Pure Industrial Real Estate Trust, a company that operates industrial properties in leading markets across Canada and the US, has recently acquired a Class A, 800,000-square-foot distribution center in McDonough, Ga., a suburb of …

Financing Still Strong for Quality Retail Projects

Jeff Garrison of S.J. Collins Enterprises explains how the lending environment has changed for the retail industry and discusses the firm’s unique community-oriented development strategy. Fairburn, Ga.—In the era of e-commerce, the retail industry is transforming and adjusting to the new ways consumers prefer to shop. But despite these changes, the sector as a whole is still experiencing moderate growth, …

Office Construction Completions Expected to Hit Peak in 2017

Steady growth in office-using employment over the last few years and rising demand from big employers for a diminishing supply of newer high-quality office space have combined to create a fertile environment for new office construction, and developers are ready to deliver. This year will likely be the peak in the cycle for the delivery of new office projects, according …

CRE Leaders Optimistic About Continued ‘Boom’ in US Property Market Through 2017 and Beyond

A pair of new surveys point to continued favorable market conditions for US commercial real estate this year, with a strengthening economy paired with improved property fundamental and ready access to capital shoring up the real estate expansion through 2017. A survey by KPMG LLP of senior U.S. real estate executives further finds that uncertainties over President Donald Trump’s tax …

CoStar US Price Indices Post Fifth Consecutive Year of Price Growth Despite Year-End Deceleration

The CoStar Commercial Repeat-Sale Indices (CCRSI) ended both the fourth quarter and full year of 2016 in positive territory, in spite of decelerating price growth rates across all U.S. regions and property types and lower transaction volume over the past 12 months. Both U.S. indices posted solid gains in 2016, with the equal-weighted U.S. Composite Index rising 6.6% and the …

Capital Square 1031 Lands NC Medical Building

The property is fully leased to an affiliate of Fresenius Medical Care. Raleigh, N.C.—Capital Square 1031 recently announced that it has acquired a newly built, 8,200-square-foot medical office building in the Raleigh suburb of Louisburg, N.C. At the time of purchase, the property was 100 percent leased to an affiliate of Fresenius Medical Care, a provider of dialysis products and …