Hines buys Silicon Valley office campus
Hines, a global real estate firm, has purchased the Clearview Business Park, a 380,000-square-foot, six…
Macerich CEO Arthur Coppola to retire
Arthur Coppola announced that he will retire from his position as chairman and CEO of…
KCERA appoints Daryn Miller as new CIO
The Kern County (Calif.) Employees’ Retirement Association has appointed Daryn Miller as the retirement association’s…
2018 sees flight to safety among international real estate investors
Sentiment among international commercial property toward high-risk real estate investment strategies has dramatically fallen over the past 12 months, according to BrickVest.
Investment market for German retail real estate off to modest start to the year
Around €1.6 billion ($1.98 billion) was invested in German retail properties in the first three months of 2018, according to CBRE. Compared with the strong result in the year-earlier quarter, the transaction volume contracted sharply by 56 percent.
2018 Visions, Insights & Perspectives (VIP) Infrastructure
VIP Infrastructure (formerly known as Institutional Investing in Infrastructure – i3) brings together institutional investors and…
In Focus: Christy Gahr on fund terms and structures
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Partners Group, Atlas Capital acquire N.Y. mixed-use property for $400m
Square Mile Capital has sold its stake in the Factory Building in Long Island City,…
Recent commercial real estate transactions
Transactions reported this week included a portfolio acquisition in Philadelphia. Apartment Investment and Management Co.…
Stockbridge holds $355m final close for value fund
Stockbridge Core and Value Advisors has held its final close for the third fund in…
RETAIL: Walmart leads Amazon in online grocery shopping
A new option for online purchasing has been grocery shopping. Despite these new online grocery options, Coresight Research in its “U.S. online grocery consumer survey” found that online grocery market retailers do not have full-shop customers. And although Amazon has the most online grocery shoppers, it is established grocery retailers such as Walmart that are pulling in consumers looking to complete bigger-basket, full-assortment grocery shops.
U.S.-China trade tensions in perspective
Financial markets globally have been rattled in recent weeks by escalating rhetoric of a possible trade war between the United States and China. U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping have essentially exchanged barbs concerning billions of dollars in possible steel and aluminum tariffs, as well as potential tariffs on a host of other commodities, such as wine, nuts, soybeans, pork, and sorghum.