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Seventh Street Breaks Ground on 500 KSF Final Phase of Business Park in Pomona, Calif.

Seventh Street Breaks Ground on 500 KSF Final Phase of Business Park in Pomona, Calif.

July 23, 2014 - Last chance. Seventh Street Development has broken ground on the fourth and final phase of Mission 71 Business Park, a 2 million-square-foot industrial campus in Pomona, Calif., within the high-demand…

INTERNATIONAL: LJ Group, Cresco to Develop 552-Unit Student Housing Complex in Berlin

INTERNATIONAL: LJ Group, Cresco to Develop 552-Unit Student Housing Complex in Berlin

July 23, 2014 - LJ Group has committed a total of $135 million of equity to Cresco Capital Group’s German student housing venture, Cresco Urban Yurt. …

CIT to Buy OneWest Bank for $3.4B

CIT to Buy OneWest Bank for $3.4B

July 23, 2014 - Calling it a “transformational transaction,” CIT Group Inc. chairman & CEO John Thain said the New York-based commercial lender would more than double in size if the planned $3.4 billion…

Related Fund Management Grabs Fort Lauderdale Condo Hotel for $90M

Related Fund Management Grabs Fort Lauderdale Condo Hotel for $90M

July 23, 2014 - An affiliate of Related Fund Management, headed by current Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross, has acquired the W Fort Lauderdale Hotel, a 346-key hotel in South Florida, from Capri Resorts,…

Economy Watch: Existing Home Sales Up in June; Inflation Still Subdued

July 23, 2014 - Total existing-home sales rose in June by 2.6 percent month over month. Inflation experienced another mild uptick in June, with the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers increasing 0.3…

Economy Watch Weekly: Economy Seems Better, but Housing’s Still a Drag

Economy Watch Weekly: Economy Seems Better, but Housing’s Still a Drag

July 22, 2014 - CPE‘s economic analyst, Dees Stribling, gives his update for the week ending July 18, 2014.  Tags: Economy Watch…

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We think there is great opportunity in the secondary markets, and the public companies don’t see that.

–Jeff Edison, Phillips Edison

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CPE AWARDS
Seeking 2014 Executive of the Year Nominations

Seeking 2014 Executive of the Year Nominations

July 18, 2014 - CPE is seeking nominations for the 2014 Executive of the Year awards, and we want to hear from you! With…

CPE Announces the 2014 Distinguished Achievement Award Winners

CPE Announces the 2014 Distinguished Achievement Award Winners

June 26, 2014 - Which properties and companies won this year's awards? Read on and find out!…

Slideshow: 2014 Distinguished Achievement Award Winners

June 23, 2014 - The 2014 winners of CPE‘s Distinguished Achievement Awards included 13 different properties, including leases, sales, developments and redevelopments, financing transactions and…

CPE’s 2014 Distinguished Achievement Awards: The Judges Speak

June 23, 2014 - This year, the judges of CPE's Distinguished Achievement Awards selected 13 winners in six categories, including our new corporate strategy…

CPE Collects Multiple Honors in 64th NAREE Awards

CPE Collects Multiple Honors in 64th NAREE Awards

June 21, 2014 - Commercial Property Executive netted multiple awards at this year’s National Association of Real Estate Editors 64th annual real estate journalism…

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…

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RESEARCH CENTER
MARKET SNAPSHOT: Cleveland M-F Construction Reaches 5-Year High

MARKET SNAPSHOT: Cleveland M-F Construction Reaches 5-Year High

July 16, 2014 - More people are moving to the Cleveland metro area, attracted by the steady economic growth and the new development in…

MARKET SNAPSHOT: Phoenix’s Rental Demand on the Rise

MARKET SNAPSHOT: Phoenix’s Rental Demand on the Rise

July 15, 2014 - With an employment growth rate that will outpace the national one, Phoenix is on the path of having its fifth…

Building Momentum

Building Momentum

July 9, 2014 - By Adrian Ponsen & Maeve Gallagher Almost five years into the current economic expansion, construction is ramping up but in…

Tight and Tighter

Tight and Tighter

July 9, 2014 - (national cap rate performance based on properties and portfolios of $2.5 million and greater)…

Second-Quarter Slump?

Second-Quarter Slump?

July 9, 2014 - (value of manufacturers’ new orders; not seasonally adjusted; $ in millions)…

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Guest Columns
Guest Column: Harnessing Young Talent in Today’s Real Estate World

Guest Column: Harnessing Young Talent in Today’s Real Estate World

July 9, 2014 - Jennifer McLean, CFO of GFI Capital, offers advice on how to promote growth among driven…

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Executive Profiles
MAY ISSUE: New Frontier

MAY ISSUE: New Frontier

May 8, 2014 - Joe Moinian pioneers Manhattan’s far West Side. …

APRIL ISSUE: Institutional Clout

APRIL ISSUE: Institutional Clout

March 31, 2014 - TIAA-CREF’s Thomas Garbutt finds new frontiers.…

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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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