By Chilton REIT Team: The Superior Vehicle for Commercial Real Estate Investing The REIT model has come a long way in 53 years. For 30 years, it was an also-ran, second rate option for ownership of commercial real estate. Quality assets in great locations with experienced management teams were almost exclusively held on the private market. Show More Summary
Actor and comedian Will Ferrell made his latest appearance as anchorman Ron Burgundy on Saturday night when he dropped by KXMB-TV in Bismarck to co-anchor a news broadcast. The black empty spots are where the commercials were. Ferrell starred in 2004?s “Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” and has been popping up in character to [...]
This. Is. Excellent. Nike have brought together Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney, Northern Ireland golf star Rory McIlroy and Brazilian hero Ronaldo in a brand new advert which was released early on Tuesday morning. The commercial is called “Nike Ordem Football: Straight Down the Middle”, and it’s been released with the following description: Wayne Rooney surprises [...]
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Let’s be real: the Lady Gaga & the Muppets’ Holiday Spectacular is a cross-promotional commercial. Gaga gets to perform songs from her
You’re going to find this hard to believe, but John Slattery (aka real life Roger Sterling) did some acting prior to taking on the role of everyone’s favorite wise-cracking silver fox in an AMC period drama. One instance in particular...Show More Summary
Sears: it was an iconic American retailer, and now has become more of a cautionary business tale as it struggles for relevance and tries to shed more real estate and scrap itself for parts. Many years ago, though, Sears was a central shopping experience in Americans’ lives. Americans who bought boom boxes and played “Space Invaders.” Back in 1980, Sears … [More]
For businesses dependent on high foot traffic, location is everything. It's much the same out on the water, where finding the right spot can make all the difference for commercial and recreational fishermen alike. Advances in technology make it easier to target fish more quickly, in deeper water, and more precisely than ever before. Show More Summary
A commercial real estate company, Brookfield Office Properties, has started a digital campaign showcasing artists worldwide.
A seagull that took up residence on the roof of a commercial real estate brokerage in South Salem, Ore., and pestered people coming and going from the business for more than a week has flown away on its own. Plans...
As commercial real estate improves across all sectors, the gains have been modest and NAR predicts they will continue to inch forward. Follow The American Genius on Facebook for exclusive & breaking business stories Get more Business News at AGBeat
The stunt is so incredibly perfect that many have doubted its authenticity, but Volvo has declared that its new viral online commercial featuring actor Jean Claude Van Damme doing an epic split between two moving Volvo FM trucks is real.
Note: This index is a leading indicator primarily for new Commercial Real Estate (CRE) investment. From AIA: Architecture Billings Index Slows Down Following three months of accelerating demand for design services, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) reflected a somewhat slower pace of growth in October. Show More Summary
EVO Real Estate Group is jumping into retail. The commercial brokerage formerly known as Winoker Realty recently hired Rob Frischman, a 23-year veteran of the local retail real-estate scene. Mr. Frischman will head the firm's brand new retail division. Show More Summary
By Joseph Ori: Summary: This month's REIT Focus from the November issue of our commercial real estate newsletter, View of the Market, is on Home Properties, Inc. (HME), a publicly traded REIT engaged in the ownership, management, acquisition, rehabilitation and development of apartment communities. Show More Summary
Here is a price index for commercial real estate that I follow. From CoStar: CRE Prices Gain Traction Across All Property Types During Third Quarter 2013 Despite Uncertainty Over Economic Policy CRE PRICES POST MODEST QUARTERLY GAINS...Show More Summary
Online real estate marketplace Auction.com said today it had facilitated the closing of 27 commercial properties valued at more than $262 million during the two weeks ending Nov. 6. The properties included: a 437-unit multifamily development in Alpharetta, Ga., Jasmine...
For owners of distressed commercial real estate, loan restructuring, loan modifications or even foreclosure can be seem like a light at the end of a long and arduous tunnel, but one shouldn't be lulled into a false sense of security....Show More Summary
Volvo claims that this new commercial with Jean Claude Van Damme doing a split on two moving trucks is real. It sure looks real.
Properly determining the "basis" on your commercial real estate asset is critical. It is particularly important when you are looking to determine depreciation deductions (other than for the land itself) and whether you will incur a profit or loss when you decide to sell. Show More Summary