• Staples to Cut 225 Stores as Sales Move Online

    If you can get what you want online, why go to the store? At least, that’s what an increasing number of Staples’ customers are asking themselves, and the office supplies giant is responding to the trend.

    National 07 March 2014 16:18
  • Brixmor Aims to Raise $787M in REIT IPO

    Brixmor Property Group is hoping to raise $787 million in a U.S. initial public offering largely to pay down debt. The REIT, owned by Blackstone Group LP, is offering 37 million shares for $19 to $21 each.

    National 18 October 2013 14:10
  • The Effects of Big-Box Downsizing on the Retail Side

    By James Slusher, Associate Director, Stan Johnson Co.

    Many CRE owners have been challenged by the recent trend of big-box anchor tenants downsizing their retail footprints. Investors and developers should be mindful of retailers' new store concepts, and be critical of building size and rent projections.

    National 06 June 2012 19:02