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The Real Deal Joins CREtech as a Media Partner for Their Flagship New York Event on October 16-17
Press Release 2 days ago
The Real Deal Joins CREtech as a Media Partner for Their Flagship New York Event on October 16-17
Source CREtech

The Real Deal to Cover the Largest Commercial Real Estate Conference in New YorkNew York, NY (August 19, 2019) — CREtech ...

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Multifamily Property in Master-Planned Community Gets Refinancing
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Multifamily Property in Master-Planned Community Gets Refinancing

The 278-unit class-A community has access to greater San Antonio via Loop 1604 and Highway 151. SAN ANTONIO-A $28.5 million loan was recently...

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Knotel Completes $400M Financing
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Knotel Completes $400M Financing

NEW YORK - Flexible workspace provider, Knotel, has completed $400 million in financing, led by Wafra, an investment division of the Sovereign...

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Business Highlights
News 6 hours ago
Business Highlights

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Imagine lending money to someone and having to pay for the privilege of doing so. Or being asked to invest and informed...

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Making the Case for ADUs and Housing Equity
Blog 6 hours ago
Making the Case for ADUs and Housing Equity

"Allowing more accessory apartments doesn't overhaul zoning a la Minneapolis or Oregon, but provides a first step towards allowing a mix of...

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Schnitzer West, partner sell Eastside suburban portfolio to Swift
News 8 hours ago
Schnitzer West, partner sell Eastside suburban portfolio to Swift

Swift Real Estate Partners has paid $59.3 million for Schnitzer West and RMA's Bellevue 520 Corridor Office Portfolio, which is made up of two...

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New D.C. Airbnb restrictions could soon take effect as officials tee up key zoning changes
News 11 hours ago
New D.C. Airbnb restrictions could soon take effect as officials tee up key zoning changes

New restrictions on short-term rentals in the District through home-sharing services like Airbnb could finally go into effect in the coming months,...

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Jeff Lyon, Kidder Mathews Chairman & CEO, honored with Lifetime Achievement award in PSBJ’s inaugural Commercial Real Estate Leadership Awards
News 11 hours ago
Jeff Lyon, Kidder Mathews Chairman & CEO, honored with Lifetime Achievement award in PSBJ’s inaugural Commercial Real Estate Leadership Awards

August 21, 2019-- Kidder Mathews' Chairman and CEO, Jeff Lyon, has been honored with the pinnacle Lifetime Achievement award by the Puget Sound...

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Knotel Crowned a Unicorn in Wake of Rival WeWork’s IPO Filing
News 13 hours ago
Knotel Crowned a Unicorn in Wake of Rival WeWork’s IPO Filing

Flexible-workspace provider Knotel became the latest start-up to reach unicorn status after it closed on a $400 million funding round, a week after...

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Washington, D.C.’s office investment landscape is changing – and fast
News 13 hours ago
Washington, D.C.’s office investment landscape is changing – and fast

Washington, D. C.'s office asset pricing, especially for high-end product, has soared in the last few years. After having several consecutive years...

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Inside Howard Hughes' Latest Plans For Alexandria's Obsolete Landmark Mall
News 15 hours ago
Inside Howard Hughes' Latest Plans For Alexandria's Obsolete Landmark Mall

Old shopping malls across the country have been eyed for redevelopment as department stores continue to struggle and owners look to add a mix of...

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Amazon's Data Center Arm Pays $116M For Northern Virginia Site
News 15 hours ago
Amazon's Data Center Arm Pays $116M For Northern Virginia Site

Amazon is making waves in Northern Virginia with the development of its second headquarters, but the tech giant continues to quietly grow its...

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Ivy City- Hip Industrial Neighborhood
Blog 15 hours ago
Ivy City- Hip Industrial Neighborhood

Photo: Ted Eytan It may not be one of DC’s largest neighborhoods, but Ivy City is certainly gaining in popularity. Much of the recent...

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Port Orange Multifamily Lands $65M Refinance Deal
Blog 16 hours ago
Port Orange Multifamily Lands $65M Refinance Deal

PORT ORANGE, FL-The ownership of the 510-unit Legacy at Crystal Lake apartment development here has secured a $65-million refinancing deal....

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Carter Multifamily Acquires Georgia Portfolio for $118.2M
Blog 16 hours ago
Carter Multifamily Acquires Georgia Portfolio for $118.2M

AUGUSTA, GA - Carter Multifamily has acquired five Georgia apartment communities for the collective price of $118.2 million in a joint venture...

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Columbia Achieves Full Occupancy at D.C. Flexible Office Space
News 18 hours ago
Columbia Achieves Full Occupancy at D.C. Flexible Office Space

Columbia Property Trust has reached full occupancy at The Link, a 21,000-square-foot flexible office and amenity program located within 1800 M...

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What $3,400 rents in D.C. right now
Blog 1 day ago
What $3,400 rents in D.C. right now
Source Curbed - D.C.

Alyssa Nassner See your options in neighborhoods like Navy Yard and Bloomingdale Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can...

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Case Study: AKA, the Global Leader in Luxury Hotel Residences, Provides A Personalized Resident Experience Using Maestro Multi-Property Cloud PMS
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Case Study: AKA, the Global Leader in Luxury Hotel Residences, Provides A Personalized Resident Experience Using Maestro Multi-Property Cloud PMS

Case Study: AKA is a portfolio of 12 unique properties, located in prime locations including New York City, Los Angeles, London, Washington DC and...

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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff invests in Vancouver startup
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Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff invests in Vancouver startup

After a $23 million funding round that closed Monday, housing supply technology startup Blokable has plans to expand beyond its headquarters in...

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Neighbor is out to disrupt self-storage: It's like Airbnb for your stuff
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Neighbor is out to disrupt self-storage: It's like Airbnb for your stuff

Corporate debt recently passed the $1 trillion mark in a continuing sign of global financial displacement. CBO expects deficit to grow more than...

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Amazon HQ2 Adds $200,000 To Crystal City Home Prices
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Amazon HQ2 Adds $200,000 To Crystal City Home Prices
Source Forbes

Summer is usually when real estate activity starts to slow down in the Washington, D. C. area, but not so for the neighborhood surrounding Amazon's...

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MidAtlantic Pulse: Construction bids for August 2019
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MidAtlantic Pulse: Construction bids for August 2019
Source ENR.com

The Dover Police Dept. is building a $3-million evidence warehouse facility on Queen Street in Dover. Schematic drawings are underway, but there is...

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Today's Rental was chosen for the odd stock photography
Blog 1 day ago
Today's Rental was chosen for the odd stock photography

This rental is located at 3930 Georgia Avenue NW. The Craigslist ad says: “$3700 / 3br – 1282ft2 – 3Bed, Stunning Views of Downtown DC, close to...

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“HUD AWARDS $1 MILLION TO CLEAN UP LEAD HAZARDS  IN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA PUBLIC HOUSING”
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“HUD AWARDS $1 MILLION TO CLEAN UP LEAD HAZARDS IN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA PUBLIC HOUSING”

From a press release: “The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded $1 million to the District of Columbia Housing...

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New Operator Of Isabella Eatery Space Sued For 'Deftly Stealing' Intellectual Property
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New Operator Of Isabella Eatery Space Sued For 'Deftly Stealing' Intellectual Property

A retail brokerage that partnered on the December opening of a beleaguered Tysons food hall is suing its operator for cutting it out of the deal....

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Streetsense Hires New COO From Rand Construction
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Streetsense Hires New COO From Rand Construction

Streetsense has just added a 30-year commercial real estate veteran to its C-suite. The Bethesda-based strategy and design firm announced Tuesday...

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Dorchester Center’s 3 Aspinwall to include 34 condos as well as sidewalk improvements
Blog 1 day ago
Dorchester Center’s 3 Aspinwall to include 34 condos as well as sidewalk improvements

Rendering via RODE Architects Project replaces the long-vacant Nelson Manor nursing home near the Shawmut T stop The long-vacant Nelson Manor...

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The Over 1,150 Units Destined for Congress Heights
Blog 1 day ago
The Over 1,150 Units Destined for Congress Heights
Source Urban Turf

Today, UrbanTurf turns our attention to the residential pipeline in the neighborhood with one of the most competitive housing markets citywide:...

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Washington REIT Snags Apartment Community in Alexandria for $70M
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Washington REIT Snags Apartment Community in Alexandria for $70M
Source Connect Media

Washington REIT has acquired Cascade at Landmark Apartments, a 277-unit multifamily community in Alexandria, VA. The sales price was reported as ...

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Santa Fe expansion planned to serve as Meow Wolf's HQ
News 2 days ago
Santa Fe expansion planned to serve as Meow Wolf's HQ

SANTA FE — Meow Wolf, the wildly successful Santa Fe arts business that has announced plans to expand to four major American cities, is now...

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NRF Reports Strong Gains in July Retail Sales; Stock Market, Tariffs Could Cause Caution
News 2 days ago
NRF Reports Strong Gains in July Retail Sales; Stock Market, Tariffs Could Cause Caution

Retail sales were up 0.9% in July, seasonally adjusted from June and up 5.6% unadjusted year-over-year, the National Retail Federation (NRF)...

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National News

REIT Compensation Shifts Under New Scrutiny
News 20 hours ago
REIT Compensation Shifts Under New Scrutiny

WASHINGTON, DC-REIT executive compensation is getting harder to predict as new dynamics such as increased shareholder scrutiny and the rigorous...

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Report: O-Zone Tracts Experience Commercial Investment Decline
News 20 hours ago
Report: O-Zone Tracts Experience Commercial Investment Decline

It’s no secret that the Opportunity Zone program was put into place to spur economic development by funneling capital into federally-designated,...

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Roseland refinances luxury apartment property in Morris Plains
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Roseland refinances luxury apartment property in Morris Plains

Signature Place at 250 Johnson Road in Morris Plains — Courtesy: JLL By Joshua Burd JLL has arranged $43 million in financing for a newly built,...

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Cap rates for CRE assets stable in H1 2019, says CBRE
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Cap rates for CRE assets stable in H1 2019, says CBRE
Source CRE HERALD

Cap rates for commercial real estate assets stable in H1 2019, says CBRE Cap rates for CRE assets stable in H1 2019, says CBRE CRE Herald

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Homebuilders allege permit-fee gouging
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Homebuilders allege permit-fee gouging

Advocates for Minnesota homebuilders released a report Tuesday that says local governments are overcharging residential builders and developers on...

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American Dream Mall Developers Put Up Other Mega Malls as Collateral
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American Dream Mall Developers Put Up Other Mega Malls as Collateral

The developer of American Dream, a mall and entertainment complex outside New York City, is so confident this much-delayed project will succeed it...

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FHA loan changes open door for condo buyers, especially at entry level
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FHA loan changes open door for condo buyers, especially at entry level

FHA loan changes open door for condo buyers, especially entry-level New federal regulations could fuel condominium sales in central Ohio,...

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Apartment Occupancy Rate Hits a New High
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Apartment Occupancy Rate Hits a New High

Despite more than a decade of strong growth under its belt, the apartment sector occupancy rate continues to hit new highs. "Terrific absorption...

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Can the Apartment Market Sustain its Momentum?
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Can the Apartment Market Sustain its Momentum?

The apartment sector is the strongest it's been in years, according to industry experts. "Terrific absorption has pushed occupancy upward to highs...

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WeWork Gets Tax Rebate Meant for Its Small-Business Tenants
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WeWork Gets Tax Rebate Meant for Its Small-Business Tenants

The New York-based company that revolutionized the commercial property business estimates it has received about 2 million pounds ($2.4 million) in...

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In The Competitive Sun Belt, Multifamily Deals Require Fast, Flexible Financing
News 1 day ago
In The Competitive Sun Belt, Multifamily Deals Require Fast, Flexible Financing

From Florida to Texas to Phoenix, the nation's largest REITs and private equity groups are scouring the Sun Belt for the best assets. With so much...

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10 Big-Deal Real Estate IPOs
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10 Big-Deal Real Estate IPOs

Initial public offerings are like children. Parents always hope for the best in the beginning, but there is no way to know exactly how they are...

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Retailers Facing New Tariffs May Risk Even Thinner Margins To Avoid Raising Prices
News 1 day ago
Retailers Facing New Tariffs May Risk Even Thinner Margins To Avoid Raising Prices

President Donald Trump's trade war with China will soon put even more pressure on retailers operating with razor-thin margins. The latest round of...

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How Pop-Up Parks Can Energize Repurposed Space
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How Pop-Up Parks Can Energize Repurposed Space

WASHINGTON, DC-Pop-up parks are instant open areas ready for public use and programming. They are under-utilized space, or space originally...

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The Dependency Ratio
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The Dependency Ratio

In ten short years, 2030 to be exact, America's dependency ratio-or the percentage of non-working citizens who rely on those who are employed-will...

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Local Events

Event 02/02/2020
2020 Winter Business Meeting & National Issues Conference

Open to all BOMA members, the Winter Business Meeting & National Issues Conference offers the chance to learn, network and participate in...

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Director, Business Development

In this critical role, the qualified candidate will work to improve Planned Companies’ market position and drive financial growth. S/he will build...

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