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The Future of Multifamily in Chicago
Blog 6 days ago
The Future of Multifamily in Chicago
Source redIQ

A new generation of Chicago politicians promises to permanently change the way real estate professionals operate in the city.

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Brokerage Melds to Clients’ Objectives and Evolving Business
News 7 hours ago
Brokerage Melds to Clients’ Objectives and Evolving Business

DALLAS-Avison Young recently announced the strategic hiring of Charlie Morris. Reporting to the CEO, Morris becomes the leader of Avison Young's US...

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We visited Crystal City, Virginia, and saw how the community is evolving to welcome Amazon HQ2 (AMZN)
News 1 day ago
We visited Crystal City, Virginia, and saw how the community is evolving to welcome Amazon HQ2 (AMZN)

Ardine Williams, vice president of workforce development at Amazon, told Business Insider that the company's new HQ2 complex in Arlington, Virginia...

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AWS Educate broadens its partnership with Virginia schools
News 2 days ago
AWS Educate broadens its partnership with Virginia schools

Following this summer's unveiling of two four-year degree programs centered on cloud computing, Amazon Web Services upped the ante Friday,...

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Serena & Lily home store to open first D.C.-area location
News 2 days ago
Serena & Lily home store to open first D.C.-area location

Serena & Lily, the home goods retailer that went from online-only to brick-and-mortar in the past few years, is opening its first D. C.-area store...

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How should D.C. manage development opposition? Leaders say community engagement is one option. Shaming is another.
News 2 days ago
How should D.C. manage development opposition? Leaders say community engagement is one option. Shaming is another.

D. C. Mayor Muriel Bowser, left, and one of her predecessors, Anthony Williams, speak at the ULI's fall meeting. At one of the nation's foremost...

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Startup farm plants more roots in Brooklyn
News 2 days ago
Startup farm plants more roots in Brooklyn

77 Washington Avenue Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) announced technology innovation hub New Lab’s 38,000 s/f lease at 77 Washington Avenue in Brooklyn,...

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Cresa Hires New CFO at DC Headquarters
News 2 days ago
Cresa Hires New CFO at DC Headquarters

Cresa has hired finance expert Dave Metzger as chief financial officer to work out of the firm's Washington, D. C. headquarters, according to the...

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Air Force awards $950M tech contract to 8 Northern Virginia companies
News 2 days ago
Air Force awards $950M tech contract to 8 Northern Virginia companies

The Air Force on Wednesday tapped eight Northern Virginia businesses to provide enterprise analytical and technical support on a contract with a ...

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Yardi Corporate Blog
Blog 2 days ago
Yardi Corporate Blog

U.S. migration from domestic and international sources continues to hold profound implications for the country’s economy and demographic...

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D.C. health leaders: Unified system can help heal city's health gaps
News 2 days ago
D.C. health leaders: Unified system can help heal city's health gaps

The District's health care ecosystem is facing perhaps its biggest turning point today. Providence Health System shut down its acute-care services...

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How Apartels Are Impacting the Rental Market
Blog 2 days ago
How Apartels Are Impacting the Rental Market
Source Urban Turf

In a couple of weeks, DC will join other jurisdictions which have implemented new regulatory systems in response to the short term rental market...

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Walmart to stop sales of electronic cigarettes in its U.S. stores -company memo
News 2 days ago
Walmart to stop sales of electronic cigarettes in its U.S. stores -company memo

WASHINGTON, Sept 20 (Reuters) - Walmart Inc on Friday sent an internal memo to its staff saying the retailer will discontinue the sale of e...

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TRANSWESTERN UNVEILS NEW FINANCE TEAM TO SERVE MID-ATLANTIC INVESTORS AND CLIENTS
Video 2 days ago
TRANSWESTERN UNVEILS NEW FINANCE TEAM TO SERVE MID-ATLANTIC INVESTORS AND CLIENTS

BETHESDA, MD. - Transwestern Commercial Services (TCS) today announces it has added a Structured Finance group to its Washington, D. C., office as...

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Today's Rental was chosen because the description is incredibly detailed.
Blog 2 days ago
Today's Rental was chosen because the description is incredibly detailed.

This rental is located at 1209 kenyon street N.W. near 11th. The Craigslist ad says: “$5250 / 5br – 2500ft2 – Large Victorian in Ideal Location ...

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Target quietly ended overnight shifts in some stores, and employees say their workload has become 'chaotic' as they try to keep up (TGT)
News 2 days ago
Target quietly ended overnight shifts in some stores, and employees say their workload has become 'chaotic' as they try to keep up (TGT)

Target quietly eliminated overnight and backroom shifts in some of its stores across the country. The workers in those positions were given the...

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Stonebridge Sells Last Piece Of Constitution Square For $140M
News 2 days ago
Stonebridge Sells Last Piece Of Constitution Square For $140M

The developer that helped turn NoMa into a commercial hub has sold the last interest of its signature development. Stonebridge Associates, the firm...

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Walmart to stop sales of electronic cigarettes in its U.S. stores: company memo
News 2 days ago
Walmart to stop sales of electronic cigarettes in its U.S. stores: company memo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Walmart Inc (WMT. N) on Friday sent an internal memo to its staff saying the retailer will discontinue the sale of e...

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DC Housing Chief Polly Donaldson Discusses Her Push for More Affordable Housing
News 2 days ago
DC Housing Chief Polly Donaldson Discusses Her Push for More Affordable Housing

Polly Donaldson, the head of Washington, D. C.'s Department of Housing and Community Development since 2015, worked in the non-profit housing...

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45 Apartments (and a Weavers Hardware?): The Plans for Georgetown's Prospect Street
Blog 2 days ago
45 Apartments (and a Weavers Hardware?): The Plans for Georgetown's Prospect Street
Source Urban Turf

Big residential plans are on the boards for one of Georgetown's most recognizable blocks. As Georgetown institution W. T. Weaver and Sons...

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Home Design Line Serena & Lily Will Open Its First DC-Area Store Next Year
Blog 2 days ago
Home Design Line Serena & Lily Will Open Its First DC-Area Store Next Year

Washington fans of Serena & Lily's clean, classic style will no longer have to resort to online ordering. The California-based home and design...

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JV Acquires 195K-SF Office Building in D.C. Metro
News 2 days ago
JV Acquires 195K-SF Office Building in D.C. Metro
Source Connect Media

A joint venture between American Real Estate Partners and an affiliate of Rockwood Capital has acquired Arlington Plaza, a Class A office building...

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Trump housing plan could have unintended consequences for FHA
News 3 days ago
Trump housing plan could have unintended consequences for FHA

WASHINGTON - In its vision for the future of housing finance, the Trump administration not only calls for smaller footprints for the government...

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Carlyle Group, Other Active Adult Pioneers Venture Into ‘Uncharted Territory’
News 3 days ago
Carlyle Group, Other Active Adult Pioneers Venture Into ‘Uncharted Territory’

The most experienced developers and investors in active adult communities are reaping benefits from the product type, as the senior living industry...

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40 Under 40: W. Kyle Tangney
News 3 days ago
40 Under 40: W. Kyle Tangney

What is your most notable project, deal or transaction?Representing WCSmith and Alden Torch in the sale of Worthington Woods, a 394-unit property...

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Amazon at ULI: Regional Cooperation Critical to HQ2 Deal
News 3 days ago
Amazon at ULI: Regional Cooperation Critical to HQ2 Deal

ULI's fall meeting in Washington, D. C., kicked off yesterday with the key players in the region's-and really the nation's-biggest real estate...

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Northern Virginia Community College narrows presidential search to 3 frontrunners
News 3 days ago
Northern Virginia Community College narrows presidential search to 3 frontrunners

Northern Virginia Community College has identified three prospective new leaders. The school's national search for a permanent president has led it...

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The average 30-year mortgage rate rises again
Blog 3 days ago
The average 30-year mortgage rate rises again

WASHINGTON (AP) - US long-term mortgage rates shot up this week, yet they stayed close to the historic lows that appear to be helping the real...

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Yardi Matrix Article Addresses U.S. Migration Implications
News 3 days ago
Yardi Matrix Article Addresses U.S. Migration Implications

South and West are popular destinations while older urban cores also hold appeal SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept. 19, 2019 – New research by Yardi®...

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Real estate companies under fire for Facebook discrimination
News 3 days ago
Real estate companies under fire for Facebook discrimination

Seven real estate companies are now facing age-discrimination complaints over allegations they used advertisements posted on Facebook to filter out...

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Security Properties Expands Washington Footprint
News 3 days ago
Security Properties Expands Washington Footprint

Security Properties has expanded it's Washington portfolio with the addition of Villas at Kennedy Creek. The 118-unit apartment community brings...

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National News

Kroger debuts longer-lasting produce nationwide
News 3 days ago
Kroger debuts longer-lasting produce nationwide

Kroger Co. is the first national retailer to offer a new line of longer-lasting produce in all of its stores. The Cincinnati-based retailer (NYSE:...

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United States Diesel Genset Market Report 2019 - Competitive Analysis and Growth Forecast to 2024
News 3 days ago
United States Diesel Genset Market Report 2019 - Competitive Analysis and Growth Forecast to 2024

DUBLIN, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "U. S. Diesel Genset Market Research Report: By Power Rating, by Application - " report has been added...

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Impossible Foods will make its grocery store debut in California
News 3 days ago
Impossible Foods will make its grocery store debut in California

* Impossible Foods plans to make its burger available in grocery stores in every region nationwide by mid-2020. Beyond Meat's rival Impossible...

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Greatest Rebranding of a Historic Facility
News 3 days ago
Greatest Rebranding of a Historic Facility

BETHLEHEM, PA - Within the overall transformation category of GlobeSt.com's 2019 ADAPT awards, The Factory in Bethlehem, PA was acknowledged as the...

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The Institutionalization of the Industrial Real Estate Sector
News 3 days ago
The Institutionalization of the Industrial Real Estate Sector

One of the biggest changes to the commercial real estate industry over the last 15 years has been the institutionalization of the industrial asset...

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Catching Up With C&W's New Director of Logistics & Industrial Research
News 3 days ago
Catching Up With C&W's New Director of Logistics & Industrial Research

CHICAGO- Cushman & Wakefield recently announced the promotion of Carolyn Salzer as Director of Logistics & Industrial Research. "Chicago is the...

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Lax WiFi Security At WeWork Leaves All Of Its Members Vulnerable To Cyberattacks
News 3 days ago
Lax WiFi Security At WeWork Leaves All Of Its Members Vulnerable To Cyberattacks

The hits just keep on coming for WeWork: Now even its WiFi is under scrutiny for poor oversight. The coworking arm and central business of The We...

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CalSTRS Forms 3 JVs To Pump $778M Into Apartments, Industrial
News 3 days ago
CalSTRS Forms 3 JVs To Pump $778M Into Apartments, Industrial

The California State Teachers' Retirement System has formed three joint ventures to invest a total of $778B in U. S. apartments and industrial...

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ULI Experts Detail Recession Risks, New Trends In Annual Report
News 3 days ago
ULI Experts Detail Recession Risks, New Trends In Annual Report

The economy may be approaching a recession, but the real estate market remains strong and it is unlikely to be the spark that ignites the next...

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As Industrial Booms, Local Brokers Become Global Consultants
News 3 days ago
As Industrial Booms, Local Brokers Become Global Consultants

When he first entered the world of industrial brokerages 33 years ago, Mark Duclos' responsibilities were fairly straightforward. "A client would...

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How An Income-Level Loophole Benefits Higher Learning
News 3 days ago
How An Income-Level Loophole Benefits Higher Learning

Opportunity Zones Go To College: Besides being large institutions of higher learning with major sports programs, the University of Illinois Urbana...

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Toys R Us is making another comeback with immersive stores that have massive toys and interactive playrooms
News 3 days ago
Toys R Us is making another comeback with immersive stores that have massive toys and interactive playrooms

Toys R Us' new parent company, Tru Kids Brands, is partnering with experiential retail company Candytopia to introduce a new store concept, the...

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Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates experience the highest weekly uptick since last October
News 3 days ago
Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates experience the highest weekly uptick since last October
Source HousingWire

This week, the average U. S. fixed rate for a 30-year mortgage rose to 3.73%. That's seventeen basis points above last week's 3.56% but almost a...

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Ultra-rich Americans are selling off luxury real estate faster than they're snapping it up, and it's not the only change they're making to their portfolios as recession fears linger
News 3 days ago
Ultra-rich Americans are selling off luxury real estate faster than they're snapping it up, and it's not the only change they're making to their portfolios as recession fears linger

Ultra-wealthy people in the US are selling their luxury real-estate investments faster than they are buying new ones, TD Wealth senior vice...

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Low mortgage rates bolster August's existing-home sales to 17-month high
News 3 days ago
Low mortgage rates bolster August's existing-home sales to 17-month high
Source HousingWire

Existing-home sales inched forward 1.3% in August from the prior month, reaching a 17-month high, according to the National Association of Realtors...

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Class A office building in California sold to Singaporean REIT
News 3 days ago
Class A office building in California sold to Singaporean REIT
Source CRE HERALD

Singapore-listed Manulife US Real Estate Investment Trust (“Manulife US REIT”) has entered into a purchase agreement with 400 Capitol Mall Owner, L...

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Why Marketers Fail at Building Mobile Websites
News 3 days ago
Why Marketers Fail at Building Mobile Websites

STAMFORD, CT-Mobile-friendly websites have long been a dominant engagement channel for brands and yet too many companies have not learned how to...

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The Seven Deadly Sins of CRE Investment
News 3 days ago
The Seven Deadly Sins of CRE Investment

Most of you have heard about the Seven Deadly Sins that include; pride, envy, gluttony, lust, anger, greed and sloth. There are also Seven Deadly...

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Hippodrome NYC to House Upscale Coworking Location
News 3 days ago
Hippodrome NYC to House Upscale Coworking Location
Source CP Executive

Edison Properties, which operates Workspace Offices, has opened ElevatedNYC in Midtown Manhattan's Hippodrome building, located at 1120 Avenue of...

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Takeaways from NAI Global Annual Convention Keynote Speaker
News 3 days ago
Takeaways from NAI Global Annual Convention Keynote Speaker

LAS VEGAS-Molly Bloom was the keynote speaker at NAI Global's Annual Convention in Las Vegas last week. She shared her life story for the keynote,...

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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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Local Jobs

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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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