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Economy Watch Weekly: Retail Sales Up; Federal Budget Deficit Down

Economy Watch Weekly: Retail Sales Up; Federal Budget Deficit Down

April 22, 2014 - CPE’s economic analyst, Dees Stribling, gives his update for the week ending April 18.…

CBRE Arranges $142M Loan for 4 MSF Industrial Portfolio in Georgia, Nevada, Texas

CBRE Arranges $142M Loan for 4 MSF Industrial Portfolio in Georgia, Nevada, Texas

April 22, 2014 - KTR Industrial Fund III, an investment vehicle of KTR Capital Partners, has just reeled in $142 million of financing for a 4.3 million-square-foot portfolio in Georgia, Nevada and Texas, courtesy…

International: Prologis Japan Inks 211 KSF Lease for In-Development Osaka Facility; Receives 2 Awards

International: Prologis Japan Inks 211 KSF Lease for In-Development Osaka Facility; Receives 2 Awards

April 22, 2014 - Prologis has completed a new leasing agreement for a total of 211,000 square feet of space at its Prologis Park Osaka 5. The owner, operator and developer of industrial real…

Concord Hospitality Sells 13-Hotel Portfolio for $240M

Concord Hospitality Sells 13-Hotel Portfolio for $240M

April 22, 2014 - Concord Hospitality Enterprises has sold a portfolio of 13 premium-branded, select-service hotels to companies owned by a global investment fund for approximately $240 million in an all-cash transaction.…

Hudson Pacific to Expand Hollywood Studios with 315 KSF Office Tower

Hudson Pacific to Expand Hollywood Studios with 315 KSF Office Tower

April 22, 2014 - Hudson Pacific Properties is slated to start construction of Icon at Sunset Bronson Studios, a 14-story, 315,000-square-foot high-tech office building in Hollywood, next door to the former Warner Bros. headquarters.…

Economy Watch: Leading Economic Indicators Spike in March; Chicago Fed: Economy Still Growing Above Historic Average

April 22, 2014 - The Conference Board reported that its Leading Economic Index was up in March by 0.8 percent. And the Chicago Fed National Activity Index's reading in March suggests economic expansion is…

Quote of the Month

If you’re not buying e-commerce, you’re not in the real estate business right now.

–Bo Mills, 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
Healthy Gains

Healthy Gains

April 17, 2014 - (CMBS delinquencies by property type; $ in billions) By Larry Kay Between February 2014 and the same period last year,…

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*)…

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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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