Analysis

Kroll: Houston economy still rides on oil, gas fortunes

Houston’s economy is more diversified than in the past, but the region still relies heavily on the oil and gas


Newmark: Co-working, flexible office providers see space surge

A new report from Newmark Knight Frank has found a significant increase in the office space occupied by co-working and flexible

Park Madison: U.S. housing market set for 2019 slowdown in 2019

The single-family U.S. housing market will hit a soft patch this year as institutional investors increase their focus on affordable



Sunset Park, Upper Manhattan headline Big Apple OZ opps

Brooklyn’s Sunset Park submarket and parts of Upper Manhattan are expected to see the most interest from opportunity zone platforms


Orange-colored glasses: OZ investors tap Northern N.J. opportunities

Commercial real estate investors are tapping into investment opportunities in The City of Orange, N.J., a commuter town that’s in


RESA Opportunity Zone Forum: Investors moving into acquisition mode

Commercial real estate investors are moving into acquisition mode, seeking opportunity deals around the U.S., according to panelists at a


Hotel revolution: Brooklyn’s industrial roots lure boutique hoteliers

Brooklyn has become a top stop for New York hoteliers who see the borough as the hotel hotspot of the


Market Focus: Harmonious imbalance defines Charm City fundamentals

When 6100 Wabash Avenue hit the Baltimore market in May, it stood out. The nearly one million-square-foot building built four


First in a series: Korean investment co. closes rare value-added fund

Seoul-based IGIS Asset Management Co. has closed a discretionary fund that will make value-added investments in major South Korean cities.


Conduit issuance drops as SASB deals surge

The commercial mortgage-backed securities conduit market is seeing an issuance slump as single-asset, single-borrower deals and Freddie Mac offerings have


Heitman Securities touts REIT potential as late-cycle investment

A new report from Heitman Securities predicts that real estate investment trusts are in a position to outperform in the


Fund managers race to tap into opportunity zone legislation

Real estate fund managers and institutional and private investors are scrambling to set up new funds to take advantage of


Capital infusion set to reboot 666 Fifth Avenue

Kushner Companies, which has hammered out a deal with Brookfield Asset Management to recapitalize New York’s 666 Fifth Avenue, is




Fitch forecasts CMBS delinquency drop

The U.S. commercial mortgage-backed securities delinquency rate is expected to finish 2018 between 2.25% and 2.75%, according to a new


Report: Is the industrial sector set for a space glut?

Supply and demand are evenly matched in the U.S. industrial market at this point in the cycle but an oversupply


LaSalle: CRE navigates rocky geopolitical, economic environment

The commercial real estate market is holding its own against a backdrop of structural and cyclical shifts, acting as a


Dealpath, CompStak JV highlights next-phase tech market

A new partnership between Dealpath and CompStak to share data on their respective specialties – pipeline tracking, deal management and


New GDPR regs raise data bar

The General Data Protection Regulation has gone into effect, tightening the standards for treatment of data for E.U. citizens and