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MGM, Hakkasan Group Form JV Hotel Company

MGM, Hakkasan Group Form JV Hotel Company

April 16, 2014 - MGM Resorts International and Hakkasan Group have partnered before, but now the two companies are taking their relationship to the next level with the creation of MGM Hakkasan Hospitality, a…

International: W. P. Carey Finances Construction of Wartsila’s R&D, Training Complex in Netherlands

International: W. P. Carey Finances Construction of Wartsila’s R&D, Training Complex in Netherlands

April 16, 2014 - W. P. Carey will finance the construction of a two-building complex in the Netherlands for the global industrial company Wartsila.…

LaSalle, Harvest Properties Buy 2 Office Towers in San Mateo, Calif. for $100M

LaSalle, Harvest Properties Buy 2 Office Towers in San Mateo, Calif. for $100M

April 16, 2014 - LaSalle Investment Management and Harvest Properties have made their second Class A office purchase in the Bay Area with the acquisition of 1400 and 1450 Fashion Island Boulevard in San…

Ashford Trust Launches New App for Hospitality REIT Investors

Ashford Trust Launches New App for Hospitality REIT Investors

April 16, 2014 - Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc. has launched the Ashford App, a mobile app targeted toward hospitality REIT investors.…

Economy Watch: CPI Edges Up in March, Inflation Still Muted; Homebuilders More Optimistic; Gas Prices Up

April 16, 2014 - The Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers was up 0.2 percent for the month, but inflation is still on the low side. The National Association of Home Builders…

Economy Watch Weekly: Fed Not Raising Rates, Even Though Employment’s Better than Expected

Economy Watch Weekly: Fed Not Raising Rates, Even Though Employment’s Better than Expected

April 15, 2014 - CPE’s economic analyst, Dees Stribling, gives his update for the week ending April 11.…

Quote of the Month

Across the board, the vast majority of markets have seen consecutive rent growth.

–John Sikaitis, managing director of Research at JLL

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CPE AWARDS
Deadline Today: 2014 Distinguished Achievement Awards

Deadline Today: 2014 Distinguished Achievement Awards

April 4, 2014 - CPE is now accepting submissions for the 2014 Distinguished Achievement Awards. The awards program, now in its fourth year, recognizes…

2014 Tops in Technology – Nominate Your Favorite Provider Today!

2014 Tops in Technology – Nominate Your Favorite Provider Today!

January 24, 2014 - Nominate your favorite technology product and service providers for CPE's second annual Tops in Technology Awards, recognizing the leading technology…

Gray, Schorsch, Sternlicht Sweep Top Executive of the Year Awards

Gray, Schorsch, Sternlicht Sweep Top Executive of the Year Awards

November 26, 2013 - CPE announces the winners of the peer-voted 2013 Executive of the Year Awards.…

CPE Announces the 2013 Distinguished Achievement Award Winners

CPE Announces the 2013 Distinguished Achievement Award Winners

June 30, 2013 - CPE is proud to present the winners of the 2013 Distinguished Achievement Awards.…

Slideshow: 2013 Distinguished Achievement Award Winners

June 25, 2013 - The July 2013 issue of CPE featured the winners of the 2013 Distinguished Achievement Awards. This slideshow presents photos of…

CPE Wins NAREE Awards

CPE Wins NAREE Awards

June 18, 2013 - Commercial Property Executive took home multiple honors from the National Association of Real Estate Editors 63rd Annual Journalism Awards.…

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RESEARCH CENTER
Construction Cutbacks

Construction Cutbacks

April 16, 2014 - (change in U.S. commercial real estate under construction)…

Loosened Reins?

Loosened Reins?

April 16, 2014 - (national cap rate performance based on properties and portfolios of $2.5 million and greater)…

Mitigated Moves

Mitigated Moves

April 16, 2014 - (employed and unemployed persons by occupation; not seasonally adjusted; number in thousands)…

Shopping Spree

Shopping Spree

April 16, 2014 - (U.S. retail market conditions*)…

Common Core, Home Bias

Common Core, Home Bias

April 16, 2014 - (investment style and geographic focus of investment for major pension funds and SWFs)…

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Guest Columns
Guest Column: When ‘Best Efforts’ Are Not the Best Effort

Guest Column: When ‘Best Efforts’ Are Not the Best Effort

April 3, 2014 - Real estate attorneys Julian M. Wise and Alykhan A. Shivji of Schulte Roth & Zabel…

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Executive Profiles
Adaptive Reuse in Hospitality: A Q&A with Hilton Worldwide’s Bill Duncan

Adaptive Reuse in Hospitality: A Q&A with Hilton Worldwide’s Bill Duncan

February 21, 2014 -   The hospitality industry is vying to capture business and leisure customers, and transforming existing…

A Road Less Traveled

A Road Less Traveled

September 19, 2013 - Harrison Street’s Chris Merrill champions new niches. …

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Visionary Q&AS
Jack Cohen Q&A

Jack Cohen Q&A

February 25, 2014 - Jack Cohen evaluates the financial market.…

Ed McMahon: Remaking the Suburbs

January 3, 2014 - Urban Land Institute fellow Ed McMahon sits down with CPE during the Fall Meeting to…

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