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KBS shops suburban Boston office

KBS Companies has brought to the market River tech I and II, a pair of suburban Boston office buildings. The


Big Baltimore apartment portfolio trades

Morgan Properties has acquired a $247m portfolio of value-added apartment communities in Baltimore County, Md., from Harbor Group International. The

Balboa snags Oregon grocery-anchored retail

Balboa Retail Partners has acquired the Shoppes at Gateway, an institutional-quality grocery-anchored retail property in Springfield, Ore. The firm paid



Q&A: Jerry Ehlinger, head of public securities at Heitman

Passively-managed investment funds have captured a significant share of the market in recent years, as investors have looked to steer


Deutsche Bank keeps Big Apple lending crown

Deutsche Bank captured the number one spot for commercial real estate lending in New York City last year, according to


Lincoln launches San Diego office sale

Lincoln Property Company has brought to market 600 B Street in downtown San Diego, a Class A office building that


Last of the quarter? Citi announces new conduit

Citigroup has announced its latest offering, a $1bn conduit that is likely to be the final commercial mortgage-backed securities deal


Panel: HVCRE regs transferring risk to unregulated lenders

Basel III-based regulations that curb banks’ ability to lending on so-called high volatility commercial real estate could actually be increasing the risks


Mesa West originates $88.3m for Nashville high rise

Mesa West Capital has originated $88.3m in debt to refinance a newly completed multifamily building in downtown Nashville. The financing,


European update: Thor, Invesco strike deal to sell former Paris nightclub

Thor, Invesco strike deal to sell former Paris nightclub Thor Equities and Invesco Real Estate have sold a prime Paris


Silverback preps Gramercy luxury condo project

Silverback Development is in the early stages of planning a luxury apartment development close to New York’s Gramercy Park that’s


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


REFI Radio: Tech startup tracks CRE energy usage

Tech startup Enertiv aims to transform the way commercial real estate landlords monitor energy usage in real time. “We’re building




People: Thor appoints Wofse as cfo

Thor appoints Wofse as cfo Thor Equities has appointed Fess Wofse as its chief operating officer, the company announced. His


Insurance companies ramp up short-term lending

Insurance companies are becoming more active in construction and bridge lending, as banks pare back transitional lending programs in the


Boston Properties shops D.C. office

Boston Properties has brought to market 500 E Street SW, a 251,994-square-foot Washington, D.C., office building. Cushman & Wakefield has


MassMutual snags horizontal stake in new conduit

Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company has agreed to purchase a 5% horizontal interest in JPMorgan and Deutsche Bank’s latest conduit,


Mack-Cali snags high-quality N.J. office portfolio

Mack-Cali Realty Corp. has acquired a portfolio of six Class A office properties in northern New Jersey from RXR Realty