The Latest Real Estate News, Investing and Housing Market Tips
                              


Re-Open the Spigots to Private Equity Funds
After a very slow start to private equity fundraising in 2013, the funding spigots seemed to open up again this past week. Ten sponsoring investment firms reported raising more than $3.5 billion to pump into the recovering CRE markets. That amount is well more than half of what was reported raised in all of the first quarter.

Read the Full Story…

 


JPMorgan , Gramercy Loans into New

More Blackstone-owned hotels and a hefty portfolio of Bank of America offices and branches just re-acquired by Gramercy Trust back latest large loan CMBS deal.

Read the Full Story…

 


Foreign Investors Moving Beyond Top Tier Markets to Buy Office Property In More U.S. Cities

CoStar Group analyzed data reported by CMBS trustees on a random sample of more than 300 property loans financed in 2007 and that have reported full-year 2012 net operating incomes. In that group, full-year NOIs have almost returned to their 2007 levels. In fact, NOIs on almost all yearly vintages of CMBS loans are now near or above underwritten financial levels.

Read the Full Story…

 


Facility Closures & Downsizings: Clothing Retailer Shedding Stores

The Jones Group plans to “reset” its domestic retail business through a reduction of underperforming stores and will streamline certain wholesale divisions and the supply chain Also this week: the latest property availability leads.

Read the Full Story…

 


Keep up weekly on national news, trends and property leads with the Watch List Newsletter, a weekly pdf that includes other and leads not found on the CoStar Group web pages. Sign up for the Watch List E-Mail Alert. A new issue is published late each Wednesday.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.