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Trending Thursday: CFPB data collection worse than the NSA?
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Trending Thursday: CFPB data collection worse than the NSA?

If you liked the NSA spying on innocent Americans, you’ll love what the CFPB is up to. Plus, is the mortgage industry ready for the coming surge of...

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The Icehouse – Auckland Coworking Offices
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The Icehouse – Auckland Coworking Offices

Spaceworks has designed a new office space for The Icehouse, a growing coworking space located in Auckland, New Zealand. The […]...

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Investors, Cash Sales Returning to More Normal Levels
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Investors, Cash Sales Returning to More Normal Levels

Posted To: MND NewsWireThe National Association of Realtors® reported last week that first time buyers had increased their share of existing home...

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Tubakuba Mountain Hub
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Tubakuba Mountain Hub

Tubakuba is a cliffhanger on the city-mountains, overlooking the Bergen valley. Families can rent it for free from the municipality, spend a night,...

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C.F. Møller Goes Solar: A Sustainable Super School for Copenhagen
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C.F. Møller Goes Solar: A Sustainable Super School for Copenhagen

In a city where a ski slope is being built on top of a waste-to-energy power plant, it is perhaps unsurprising that Copenhagen will see the latest...

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Salepepe by Ornamenta
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Salepepe by Ornamenta

Named after the “salt and pepper” tile — one of the first tiles to be produced — this collection calls back to the noble history of tile. Produced...

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10 Must Reads from the CRE Industry Today (July 2, 2015)
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10 Must Reads from the CRE Industry Today (July 2, 2015)

Mall operator Simon Property Group has spent $20 million funding 18 retail startups over the past 15 months, notes the Wall Street Journal. The...

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Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates increase to 2015 highs
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Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates increase to 2015 highs

Mortgage rates increased to new 2015 highs moving into the holiday weekend, with the 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage averaging 4.08% for the week...

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Are you a Salesperson or a Marketing person?
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Are you a Salesperson or a Marketing person?

We recently had a shoe salesman connect with us about joining our firm as a commercial real estate agent. He had ten years of sales experience and...

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Office space of the week: Arkwright – Oslo Offices
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Office space of the week: Arkwright – Oslo Offices

This week we're featuring the Haptic Architects who recently designed a new office for Arkwright in Oslo, Norway. The office was completed in 2014...

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This 1 MBA chart shows how ARMs are hitting a 2015 highpoint
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This 1 MBA chart shows how ARMs are hitting a 2015 highpoint

The adjustable rate mortgage share of mortgage applications reached its 2015 high at 7% in late June, and as interest rates rise there's more...

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Let’s Talk Hardwood: Why Converting Your Home to Hardwood Flooring Will Boost Its Value
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Let’s Talk Hardwood: Why Converting Your Home to Hardwood Flooring Will Boost Its Value

When a homeowner makes the decision to upgrade flooring in one area of the home or throughout the entire space, there are numerous materials that...

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Net Lease Cap Rates Stay at Historic Low
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Net Lease Cap Rates Stay at Historic Low
Source GlobeSt

nvestors continued to pour money into the net lease market during the second quarter and this kept cap rates in each of the major sectors at or...

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Retailers turn to technology to connect with consumers
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Retailers turn to technology to connect with consumers

Rapidly evolving technology is offering retailers new ways to connect with their consumers to create a more personalized experience both in-store...

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Marketing Office Space: 2015 or 2000?
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Marketing Office Space: 2015 or 2000?

07/02/2015Marketing Office Space: 2015 or 2000?A few weeks ago, I received a nice email from a real estate marketing firm offering me an...07/02...

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Sound Content Marketing Strategies for Real Estate Professionals
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Sound Content Marketing Strategies for Real Estate Professionals

07/02/2015Sound Content Marketing Strategies for Real Estate ProfessionalsSpecific to real estate, success goes well beyond being an excellent...

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Retailers Waiting for Lease Expirations to Close Stores
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Retailers Waiting for Lease Expirations to Close Stores

After a tsunami of store closing announcements during the first half of the year, experts forecast that the remainder of 2015 will be relatively...

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U.S. employers added fewer jobs than expected in June
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U.S. employers added fewer jobs than expected in June

On the surface the employment numbers for June look positive, but a cursory glance below the headline shows that the unemployment rate only ticked...

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MBS Day Ahead: All Bets Off for NFP
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MBS Day Ahead: All Bets Off for NFP

Posted To: MBS CommentaryWith markets closed tomorrow, NFP (the nonfarm payrolls component of the employment situation report) arrives a day early...

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Casa Vale de Margem
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Casa Vale de Margem

CASA VALE DE MARGEM is a single storey farmhouse located in a rural part of the Algarve and surrounded by open countryside. A white contemporary...

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Grand Budapest Hotness: The Architecture of Hungary’s Crown Jewel
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Grand Budapest Hotness: The Architecture of Hungary’s Crown Jewel

A financial, technological, and cultural hub, Budapest is also one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. The Hungarian capital is home to...

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House Sperone
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House Sperone

House Sperone is located in the old town of Novigrad (Croatia), within the medieval city walls, on the coast of the Adriatic sea. The desire of the...

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The 8 Best Metrics to Track for Commercial Real Estate Success
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The 8 Best Metrics to Track for Commercial Real Estate Success

In our recent report, “The 7 Success Secrets of Market Leaders,” we identified 7 characteristics exhibited by market leaders. Knowing how you...

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Non-Traditional Real Estate Investments
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Non-Traditional Real Estate Investments

This post originally appeared on tBL member Burt Polson's blog Real Estate in the Napa Valley and is republished with permission. Find out how to...

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Five Key Takeaways - 2015 NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference | By  Daniel P. McCoy, Sara E. Olson and Dorothy A. Jennings
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Five Key Takeaways - 2015 NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference | By Daniel P. McCoy, Sara E. Olson and Dorothy A. Jennings

Keynote speakers and workshop panelists at the 2015 NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference, held June 1 and 2 at the New York...

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The Bands
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The Bands

The project site is located in Kleivan, Vestvagoy Municipality, Lofoten. North of the Polar Circle, the Lofoten Islands stretch about 160 miles...

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RLHC Debuts in Texas by Signing Two Franchise License Agreements for Two New Construction Red Lion Inn & Suites
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RLHC Debuts in Texas by Signing Two Franchise License Agreements for Two New Construction Red Lion Inn & Suites

RLHC (Red Lion Hotels Corporation, NYSE: RLH) today announced the company has signed franchise license agreements with two separate owners who...

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RealtyTrac: All-cash sales at lowest since late 2009
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RealtyTrac: All-cash sales at lowest since late 2009

Just under a quarter – that is 24.6% – of all single family home and condo sales in May were all-cash purchases, down from 28.5% in the previous...

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Article: The Fine Art of Due Diligence
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Article: The Fine Art of Due Diligence
Source RE Technology

On June 24th of this year the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) proposed a two-month extension of the effective date of its "Know Before...

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Article: Turn Your Smartphone into a Thermal Camera for about $250
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Article: Turn Your Smartphone into a Thermal Camera for about $250
Source RE Technology

Over the past couple years, more and more home inspectors are utilizing a thermal camera as part of their routine inspection of a property. Now...

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National News

10 Must Reads from the CRE Industry Today (July 2, 2015)
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10 Must Reads from the CRE Industry Today (July 2, 2015)

Mall operator Simon Property Group has spent $20 million funding 18 retail startups over the past 15 months, notes the Wall Street Journal. The...

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Retailers Waiting for Lease Expirations to Close Stores
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Retailers Waiting for Lease Expirations to Close Stores

After a tsunami of store closing announcements during the first half of the year, experts forecast that the remainder of 2015 will be relatively...

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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 30, 2015)
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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 30, 2015)

Office space in Chicago is becoming scarcer, according to a CBRE survey, reports Crain’s Chicago Business. The New York Post reveals that bricks...

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US home prices climbing steadily
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US home prices climbing steadily

WASHINGTON — U.S. home prices increased at a solid clip in April, led by double-digit jumps in Denver and San Francisco.The Standard & Poor's/Case...

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CBRE’s annual Green Building Adoption Index ranks Chicago No. 3
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CBRE’s annual Green Building Adoption Index ranks Chicago No. 3
Source RE Journal

With 63.4 percent of its office space considered “green,” Chicago ranked third of 30 markets on the 2015 Green Building Adoption Index, a joint...

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Kay Sargent: Creating the Workplace of the Future
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Kay Sargent: Creating the Workplace of the Future

What will the workplace of the future look like, and why is benchmarking not the way to achieve excellence?

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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 29, 2015)
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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 29, 2015)

Ashford Hospitality is selling 23 select-service hotels, reports Bloomberg. Seeking Alpha predicts healthy growth for Wynn Resorts in the long-term...

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HOPE NOW & RealtyTrac Announce Partnership
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HOPE NOW & RealtyTrac Announce Partnership

Two Organizations Will Co-Sponsor Regional Housing RoundtablesHOPE NOW & RealtyTrac Announce Partnership Two Organizations Will Co-Sponsor...

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5 Most Common Causes of Construction Disputes
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5 Most Common Causes of Construction Disputes

In the interest of preventing the problems that create construction disputes, global design and consultancy firm Arcadis provided a list of top...

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Economists Assign Blame For Housing Shortage
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Economists Assign Blame For Housing Shortage

The national supply of homes for sale is getting squeezed by the small amount of equity millions of would-be sellers have in their properties and...

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NV5 Set to Join Russell 2000 Index
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NV5 Set to Join Russell 2000 Index

HOLLYWOOD, FL--(Marketwired - Jun 26, 2015) - NV5 Holdings, Inc. (the "Company" or "NV5") (NASDAQ: NVEE), a provider of professional and technical...

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Southwest Ohio Is One of the Nation’s Healthiest Housing Markets
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Southwest Ohio Is One of the Nation’s Healthiest Housing Markets

Columbus-based Nationwide, one of the nation’s largest insurance and financial services organizations, has released its quarterly housing market...

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Do Home Builders Understand What Buyers Want?
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Do Home Builders Understand What Buyers Want?

Nela Richardson, chief economist for brokerage Redfin Corp., and Selma Hepp, chief economist for Zillow Group’s Trulia real-estate website, both...

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Economists: Home Builders Neglecting Entry-Level Market
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Economists: Home Builders Neglecting Entry-Level Market

Nela Richardson, chief economist for brokerage Redfin Corp., and Selma Hepp, chief economist for Zillow Group’s Trulia real-estate website, both...

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CBRE Study Finds Significant Gap Between Large And Small Office Buildings In Green Adoption In The U.S.
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CBRE Study Finds Significant Gap Between Large And Small Office Buildings In Green Adoption In The U.S.

62% of large buildings qualify as green, compared to less than 5% of small buildings San Francisco closing in on Minneapolis in green market...

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The 2015 Economic Growth Story Is Looking A Lot Like the 2014 Story, So Far
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The 2015 Economic Growth Story Is Looking A Lot Like the 2014 Story, So Far

The U.S. economy appears to be rebounding, but the entire first half will look disappointing.The 2015 Economic Growth Story Is Looking A Lot Like...

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U.S. Housing Markets Strengthen
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U.S. Housing Markets Strengthen

Over Half of All States and Over a Third of Top 100 Metros Now In-RangeOver Half of All States and Over a Third of Top 100 Metros Now In-Range ...

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Will CRE Lenders Push Allocations Higher?
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Will CRE Lenders Push Allocations Higher?

Lenders have been hungry to do real estate deals this year. But some industry observers question whether their appetites may diminish later in 2015...

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Early Sales Bump Puts Spring in Home Builders' Step
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Early Sales Bump Puts Spring in Home Builders' Step

Home builders got a bigger lift than many expected from this year’s spring selling season, with new-home sales rebounding strongly from the...

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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 23, 2015)
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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 23, 2015)

An affiliate of Lone Star Funds will buy Home Properties Inc. in a $7.6 billion transaction, reports Rochester Business Journal. Darden Restaurants...

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Soaring home prices not a 'bubble': Realtors
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Soaring home prices not a 'bubble': Realtors

Near their highest levels ever, median home prices are still not reflecting a "bubble." A housing economist explains why.Nela Richardson,...

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NAI SPECIAL REPORT: Linneman, Zell Sound Off
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NAI SPECIAL REPORT: Linneman, Zell Sound Off

Two real estate heavyweights agreed to disagree during a conference at NAI Global Market Outlook in Chicago.Renowned real estate economist Peter...

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Economy Watch: The Not-So-Robust Housing Market
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Economy Watch: The Not-So-Robust Housing Market

The Census Bureau's take on housing market conditions is in.Ahead of the Federal Open Market Committee meeting on Wednesday, which investors...

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Fed Cuts 2015 Growth Outlook, Officials Still Favor 2015 Rate Rise
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Fed Cuts 2015 Growth Outlook, Officials Still Favor 2015 Rate Rise

Federal Reserve officials cut their estimates of 2015 growth in new forecasts that also continued to show most officials favoring one to two...

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Is Getting a Mortgage Easier Than Consumers Think?
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Is Getting a Mortgage Easier Than Consumers Think?

Some lenders over the last couple years have eased requirements to get mortgages, but most Americans still think getting a loan is very difficult,...

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Why aren't more new homes being built?
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Why aren't more new homes being built?

More than 60 percent of builders surveyed in May reported that the overall supply of developed lots is low.The supply of existing homes for sale is...

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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 16, 2015)
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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 16, 2015)

Gap will close 175 stores in North America, reports The New York Times. Jonathan Pollack has joined the Blackstone Group as chief investment...

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Five Commercial Real Estate Market Trends You Can Bank On
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Five Commercial Real Estate Market Trends You Can Bank On

With this bull market in commercial real estate now five years old (six for public real estate securities), isn’t it time to be cautious? The bull...

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Whatever Happened to 4% Growth? And Could Jeb Bush Bring It Back?
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Whatever Happened to 4% Growth? And Could Jeb Bush Bring It Back?

As he announced his presidential campaign, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush again laid down his promise, if elected, of growing the U.S. economy by 4%...

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