Analysis

Preqin: Private capital fund managers raise fee rates in 2017

A recent report by Preqin shows that several private capital fund types are raising their average management fees among funds


Cushman: Densification tempers impact of job growth

The trend toward densification is tempering some of the strong job growth that New York continues to see, according to

Market focus: Maturing Miami market sees retail, office expansion

Commercial real estate pros are setting their sights on Miami, as both population and interest in the city surges.  "In



Pensions, endowments favor core, value-added funds

Pension funds, foundations and endowments allocated almost $5.4bn to commercial real estate private equity funds in the first half of


Research: Few factor tax into investment strats

A new report from Altus Group, which provides commercial real estate services, software and data to the global commercial real


U.K. market braces for volatility after unexpected election result

The U.K. commercial real estate pros are bracing for greater volatility and uncertainty following the June 8 general election, which


Senate probe into possible Trump money laundering could increase CRE scrutiny

A move by the Senate Intelligence Committee to request information from the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network on possible real estate


Hawkish Fed fuels CLO resurgence

Commercial real estate collateralized loan obligations – securities typically backed by pools of CRE bridge loans – are the latest


Morgan Stanley, C-III settle reps and warranties case

Morgan Stanley and C-III Asset Management have settled a 2011 lawsuit over an $81m loan securitized in a pre-crisis commercial


Turner sees rising private initiative in workforce housing

Bobby Turner, principal and CEO of Turner Impact Capital, is seeing greater interest from real estate private equity funds in


Manifest destiny: New York bridge lenders seeking West Coast deals

A handful of New York-based bridge debt funds are seeking to expand their West Coast operations, as more non-bank lenders


Market pros tout zoning change to stem Los Angeles’ affordable housing crisis

Los Angeles market players are hoping that the recent defeat of a proposal to restrict development in the city will


Knight Frank predicts London will flourish post-Brexit

Brexit is a temporary bump in the road for London real estate, which flourish after the U.K.’s withdrawal from the




Developers hopeful for near-term 421a breakthrough

New York investors and developers continue to hope for a breakthrough that will allow for the renewal of the city’s


CMBS maturity defaults spike in NYC suburb

Four pre-crisis commercial mortgage-backed securities loans on office buildings in Uniondale, N.Y., have been transferred to special servicing due to


Investors chase suburban-core deals as Millennials trickle out of cities

A number of prominent commercial real estate investors have begun to chase deals outside of the popular urban markets in


J.P. Morgan syndicate funds $250m construction loan amid lending slowdown

J.P. Morgan, M&T Bank, and U.S. Bank have originated a $250m construction loan for Dock 72, a creative office development


Big Apple land prices fall as owners pull back

New York City land prices have fallen steeply over the past roughly year to 18 months, leading owners to hold