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Editor’s Note: Green Growth

The fact that the number of companies with chief sustainability officers continues to increase on our ranking of greenest companies makes a real statement about the direction the real estate industry is taking. 

News Story: Hudson Yards Launches a Neighborhood

As the massive, $15 billion Hudson Yards development begins to take shape on Manhattan’s West Side, the commercial real estate world is taking notice and in many cases taking steps to be part of the city’s newest neighborhood.

Trend Story: Shopping for … Medical Services?

As e-commerce elbows out some brick-and-mortar stores, medical offices are among new occupants replacing them in shopping centers.

Cover Story: Institutional Clout

In 1934, as the Great Depression deepened, TIAA-CREF made its first investment in commercial real estate.

Sustainability Focus: Slow ZoNE

Net-Zero Building Roster Grows, but District-Wide Applications Falter

Finance & Investment: A Day in the Sun

Investors Eschew Double-Net Leases, Demand Triple-Net, Longer Structures

Attractive Investment

Investment in commercial real estate generally remains an attractive opportunity, with modest and relatively safe expected returns compared to many alternatives.

Law & Policy: Identifying Intangibles

The Appraisal Institute Resolves Some Debates About Nonphysical Assets