CPE’s Top 5 May Posts

Miss out on any CPE stories? Here are five of our most popular articles for the month.

Simon Property Group to Spend $4B on Experiential Upgrades
The retail and mixed-use property developer will transform some of its most notable assets with a mix of new offerings ranging from progressive restaurant concepts to premier hotels.


Supervalu Announces Strategic Shift
The company has completed the sale and leaseback of seven of its distribution centers as part of a plan to transition away from the responsibilities of running traditional retail grocery stores.

Food, Fun Power Retail Redevelopment 

Eastridge mall in San Jose, Calif.
Eastridge mall in San Jose, Calif.

Mall owners are spending millions—and in one case even $1 billion—on makeovers to keep their retail centers fresh, hip and inviting.

Amazon’s Challenge to Institutional Real Estate
Amazon’s top picks for its second headquarters are showing real estate investors how they can find value in select non-gateway markets, argue CenterSquare Invesment Management’s Scott Crowe and Uma Pattarkine.

Facebook Signs Largest Office Lease in San Francisco
MetLife Investment Management, The John Buck Co. and Golub & Co. have signed the social media giant for all of Park Tower at Transbay, an upcoming 43-story Class A tower in the metro’s Financial District.