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People: StepStone brings on Morgan for research focus

StepStone Real Estate has hired Jay Morgan as a managing director to focus on research, manager selection and primary and


People: Hunt hires Read as director

Hunt Mortgage Group has hired Misty Read as a director, with responsibility for originating small balance and conventional agency business,

People: Clarion names Hill to portfolio manager slot

Clarion Partners has named Christy Hill as an assistant portfolio manager of the firm’s flagship, core fund, the company announced.



AXA adds four to North American team

AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets has appointed Rob Neiffer as director of asset management, Shawn Duggal as v.p. of acquisitions, Victoria Rozman as U.S. director of


Quantum arranges CMBS loans

Quantum Capital Partners has arranged two commercial mortgage-backed securities loans totaling $50 million from Wells Fargo Bank to refinance debt


Cerberus realigns real estate platform

Cerberus Capital Management has realigned its real estate platform by combining its domestic and international capabilities as part of a


People Moves: JLL expands Portland apartment market

JLL Capital Markets has hired Mark Washington as senior v.p., the company announced. Washington comes from TH Real Estate, where


People Moves: Morningstar hires Citro to lead CMBS group; Grand Coast Capital hires Matthew DiVito

Morningstar hires Citro to lead CMBS group Morningstar Credit Ratings has hired Charles Citro to lead its commercial mortgage-backed securities ratings and analytics


People Moves: HFF expands in Denver, Carolinas; CoreTrust hires Whitney for asset management role

HFF expands in Denver, Carolinas HFF has hired Anna Stevens as an associate director in its Denver office, the company announced. Stevens will work


HFF brings on Austin-based land specialist

HFF has hired Garrett Gilleland in an associate director to focus on land sales in transactions in the Central Texas corridor


Shopportunity? Retail specialists look for ways to reboot the sector

The rising impact of e-commerce means that property owners need to re-examine some of the core tenets of the retail


Rising generation aims to break through gender gap

Family dynasties are more common in the commercial real estate sector than in other industries, with several members of the


Boston office market sees paucity of product

Boston’s office market has been seeing fewer deals than usual as local owners are reluctant to pull the trigger on




Cushman hires Murphy from CBRE

Cushman hires Murphy from CBRE Cushman & Wakefield has hired Patrick Murphy as an executive vice chairman in the firm’s New


People: Bellwether expands across Southern California

Bellwether expands across Southern California Bellwether Enterprise, the commercial mortgage banking subsidiary of Enterprise Community Investment, is expanding across Southern


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


MetaProp brings on Fasulo for senior research post

MetaProp NYC has hired Dan Fasulo, a veteran real estate professional, as research executive in residence. “MetaProp has a series of