A Chat With Cushman & Wakefield’s Top Global Producer
Robert Giglio, the real estate services firm’s top producer globally and Americas top office producer in 2017, talked about his previous careers, how the office sector has evolved and the call that changed his professional path forever.
Executive Spotlight: George Grace, G.E. Grace & Co.
Following a stint managing Mohr Partners' New York office, George Grace has relaunched his commercial brokerage and consulting firm G.E. Grace & Co. Grace spoke with CPE about his decision to jump back into his own firm and how operations are different the second time around.
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A Year in Review: South Florida’s Hotel Lending Climate
This year proved to be a challenging one for hospitality owners and developers seeking conventional financing. Rodrigo Azpurua, founder & CEO of Riviera Point Development Group, shares the alternative lending sources he has successfully used to secure capital for projects and what he expects in 2018.
A Decade Since the Recession: How Retail Recovered
The market crash of 2007 and 2008, accompanied by the rise of e-commerce, has forced the retail sector to transform. Colliers International’s Katy Welsh weighs in on how retail owners have adapted their strategies and properties over the past decade.
Pop-Up Shops Going Global
The effects of e-commerce on brick-and-mortar are on the rise and players from both sides of the line are increasingly turning to popup space. CPE talked to Patrick Burkert, co-founder & CMO of Go—PopUp, about the niche's relationship with classic real estate and about the future of the field.
The Benefits of Investing in Contaminated Sites
Developing on environmentally contaminated sites might seem like a complicated investment strategy, but the high rate of return can make it worthwhile. Winefield & Associates' Matt Winefield and Partner Engineering and Science's Frank Romeo share their insights on how to make these projects successful.
Behind the Soaring Demand for Scottish Hotels
Resilient to wider geopolitical headwinds, the Scottish hotel market is attracting an increasingly larger amount of capital, especially from the U.S. and India. The relative weakness of the pound sterling and the sharpness of yields are some of the factors behind this trend, according to Steven Fyfe, associate in the hotels team at Savills Scotland.
Breaking Down Brooklyn Retail: A New Manhattan?
The retail market in Brooklyn is bucking national trends, with prices and rents for retail properties on the rise as the borough experiences a population boom. But the surge in popularity comes with its challenges, notes GFI Realty Services President Michael Weiser.
Out-of-Favor Assets Offer Higher Yields
Retail and non-CBD office are among the properties offering opportunity for better returns to investors willing to expand their strategies. You just need to know how to unearth their full potential, notes Resource Income and Opportunity REIT Senior Vice President Martin Caverly.