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Leaping Toward Asset Transparency
Blog 6 days ago
Leaping Toward Asset Transparency
Source CMBS

A new rent-roll reporting standard promises to improve underwriting and commercial real estate investment management

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Processing Financials for a Single Deal Could Take up to 48 hours. That was before redIQ.
News 6 days ago
Processing Financials for a Single Deal Could Take up to 48 hours. That was before redIQ.
Source redIQ

Since joining the other 5,000+ (and growing) users on the redIQ platform Berkadia’s productivity has increased exponentially.

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Skanska Sells New NoMa Apartment Building For $141M
News 4 days ago
Skanska Sells New NoMa Apartment Building For $141M

Skanska has sold the first of three buildings at its NoMa mixed-use development just as it is nearing completion. The developer announced Thursday...

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Today's Rental was chosen because of the mod look
Blog 4 days ago
Today's Rental was chosen because of the mod look

This rental is located at Rock Creek Church Rd near New Hampshire Ave, NW. The Craigslist ad says: “$1960 / 1br – 620ft2 – Convenient and stylish...

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D.C. Council Set To Vote On Comprehensive Plan Amendments 18 Months After Introduction
News 4 days ago
D.C. Council Set To Vote On Comprehensive Plan Amendments 18 Months After Introduction

Mayor Muriel Bowser has been urging the D.C. Council to move forward with the changes to the city's long-term development plan her administration...

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New Energy Star standards mean many D.C. buildings will need upgrading
News 4 days ago
New Energy Star standards mean many D.C. buildings will need upgrading

It is estimated that a good percentage of the District's existing commercial buildings will need to be upgraded, but the city is already well-ahead...

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Marcus & Millichap arranges the sale of a 62,506 s/f Shopping Center in Peckville
News 4 days ago
Marcus & Millichap arranges the sale of a 62,506 s/f Shopping Center in Peckville

PECKVILLE, PA — Marcus & Millichap announced the sale of Peckville Shopping Center, a 62,506 s/f retail property located in Peckville, according to...

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CBRE Hires Finance Pro From Kettler in DC
News 4 days ago
CBRE Hires Finance Pro From Kettler in DC

CBRE has hired Justin Glasgow as a senior vice president in its Mid-Atlantic Debt & Structured Finance team in Washington, D. C., according to the...

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Shoppers employees to pressure parent cmpany for answers on D.C.-area closures
News 4 days ago
Shoppers employees to pressure parent cmpany for answers on D.C.-area closures

Employees of Shoppers grocery stores in Maryland and Virginia will take to the streets - or, at least, the parking lots - with more than a dozen...

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JLL’s Chris Molivadas shares insight on how culture and the bottom line are connected
News 4 days ago
JLL’s Chris Molivadas shares insight on how culture and the bottom line are connected

In early 2018, JLL unveiled its new Mid-Atlantic headquarters at 2020 K Street in Washington, D.C. As workplace experts, JLL’s local team created...

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Senate committee lifts resistance to GSA real estate prospectuses
News 4 days ago
Senate committee lifts resistance to GSA real estate prospectuses

The Senate's Committee on Environment and Public Works voted unanimously Wednesday to approve more than three dozen real estate prospectuses sought...

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D.C. Council Considers Bill To Seal Eviction Records
Blog 4 days ago
D.C. Council Considers Bill To Seal Eviction Records
Source Dcist

Under legislation introduced at the D.C. Council, it would be harder for landlords to deny housing to renters based on prior evictions. The ...

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Arlington's lead Amazon negotiator picked as Pr. William's new economic development chief
News 4 days ago
Arlington's lead Amazon negotiator picked as Pr. William's new economic development chief

Christina Winn, one of the lead Arlington officials tasked with luring Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) to the county, is taking over as Prince William County...

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Education Firm Expands Lease to 11K SF in DC’s Van Ness Neighborhood
News 4 days ago
Education Firm Expands Lease to 11K SF in DC’s Van Ness Neighborhood

The Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL) has expanded its lease to 10,990 square feet at 4301 Connecticut Avenue NW in Washington, D. C.,...

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SEC to keep headquarters near Union Station, for now
News 4 days ago
SEC to keep headquarters near Union Station, for now

The Securities and Exchange Commission will be sticking with its longtime home near Union Station, at least for another three-plus years. That's...

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Amazon HQ2 community meeting planned in Arlington
Blog 5 days ago
Amazon HQ2 community meeting planned in Arlington
Source Curbed - D.C.

County commissioners will start reviewing the HQ2 development plans in mid-July Amazon-watchers, mark your calendars: Arlington County officials...

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Blog 5 days ago
Mostly, the success of urban revitalization at the city and neighborhood scales comes from the addition of people

The iconic fountain at the intersection of Washington Street and Hyer Ave. Joe Burbank/Orlando SentinelI am doing "processing" of massive...

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UIP Secures JV Equity Financing For NoMa Condo
News 5 days ago
UIP Secures JV Equity Financing For NoMa Condo

WASHINGTON, DC-Urban Investment Partners has secured joint venture equity financing for a condo development in the NoMa submarket called The...

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625 Park Road: New Park View Condos
Blog 5 days ago
625 Park Road: New Park View Condos

With a blend of modern and historic architecture, 625 Park Road brings desirable new condo options to DC’s Park View neighborhood. The property...

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The Takeaway: Wee Chic expands to Virginia with second store
News 5 days ago
The Takeaway: Wee Chic expands to Virginia with second store

After a career in retail, Bridget Quinn Stickline ventured out on her own in 2009 to found Wee Chic, a kids and tweens clothing and gift store. As...

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When The Sun Sets in Las Vegas, It's Time To Party At ICSC RECon
News 5 days ago
When The Sun Sets in Las Vegas, It's Time To Party At ICSC RECon

Washington, D. C., Mayor Muriel Bowser was there. So were other bigwigs: Rappaport President Henry Fonvielle, KLNB principal John Meyer, H&R Retail...

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Cushman & Wakefield Hires D.C. Executive Managing Director From Transwestern
News 5 days ago
Cushman & Wakefield Hires D.C. Executive Managing Director From Transwestern

Cushman & Wakefield has added a veteran broker to its D. C. leasing team. The firm announced Wednesday it hired Jovi McAndrew as executive managing...

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Today's Rental was chosen for the price
Blog 5 days ago
Today's Rental was chosen for the price

This rental is located at 2509 Cliffbourne Place near Calvert Street, NW. The Craigslist ad says: “$1399 Spacious Studio – Adams Morgan Spacious...

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Wawa Confirmed Opening Tomorrow in Tenleytown (Thursday)
Blog 5 days ago
Wawa Confirmed Opening Tomorrow in Tenleytown (Thursday) "Free coffee through June 23"

Albemarle and 40th Street, NW behind Whole Foods So the guy I spoke to out front was totally legit. From a press release: “Wawa, Inc. today...

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Are CRE Capital Markets Brokers The Last Dinosaurs?
News 5 days ago
Are CRE Capital Markets Brokers The Last Dinosaurs?

Mortgage brokers in commercial real estate have never had it easy. For the last 25 years, PropTech or no PropTech, a typical day in the life of a...

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2 Multifamily Projects Nearing Approval In Prince George's County
News 5 days ago
2 Multifamily Projects Nearing Approval In Prince George's County

Developments that could add nearly 500 new housing units to Prince George's County could soon have the green light to move forward. The Prince...

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Metro to 'future proof' its new D.C. HQ with lots of glass, retail
News 5 days ago
Metro to 'future proof' its new D.C. HQ with lots of glass, retail

With its planned new D. C. headquarters, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority wants to be an "employer of choice" by delivering a ...

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Dish nears $6B purchase of Sprint, T-Mobile assets, report says
News 5 days ago
Dish nears $6B purchase of Sprint, T-Mobile assets, report says

The deal, which would give Dish (Nasdaq: DISH) wireless spectrum and Sprint's (NYSE: S) Boost Mobile brand, could be announced as early as this...

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Transactions & Financings: Ventas' $490M Colony Capital Refinancing; BPM Senior Living Portfolio Sold
News 5 days ago
Transactions & Financings: Ventas' $490M Colony Capital Refinancing; BPM Senior Living Portfolio Sold

Ventas invests $490M in Colony Capital refinancing, announces $800M research development pipeline Ventas (NYSE: VTR) announced four new...

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Three Northern Virginia Targets each slated for $3 million renovations
News 5 days ago
Three Northern Virginia Targets each slated for $3 million renovations

Three Target (NYSE:TGT) stores in Northern Virginia are slated to go under the knife soon for extensive renovations, to the tune of $3 million each...

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Bankrupt Ditech looks to sell most of its mortgage business
News 5 days ago
Bankrupt Ditech looks to sell most of its mortgage business

Thomas F. Marano, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and President of Ditech Holding Corporation The bankrupt nonbank lender Ditech Holding Corp....

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Cat Food or Technology
News 5 days ago
Cat Food or Technology

A few months ago my son left Minneapolis for a great career opportunity in Austin, which was okay, but he had a German Shepard and a cat. Well, to...

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National News

WoI Speaker: How Edna Meyer-Nelson Founded Richland Cos.
News 2 hours ago
WoI Speaker: How Edna Meyer-Nelson Founded Richland Cos.

HOUSTON, TX-As President and CEO of The Richland Cos., Edna Meyer-Nelson directs all business activities for Richland's various divisions including...

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Sportsman's Warehouse Introduces Expanded, Firearm Dealer Shipping Program
News 3 hours ago
Sportsman's Warehouse Introduces Expanded, Firearm Dealer Shipping Program

MIDVALE, Utah, June 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Sportsman's Warehouse (NASDAQ:SPWH), www.sportsmans.com, introduced their new, Local Firearm...

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How Developers Can Curb Rising Construction Costs
News 6 hours ago
How Developers Can Curb Rising Construction Costs

Construction costs increased more than 5% last year, and they will likely climb again this year with pressure from tariffs and the ongoing labor...

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As Fed mulls rate cuts, real estate enjoys the good times but fears bad times ahead
News 8 hours ago
As Fed mulls rate cuts, real estate enjoys the good times but fears bad times ahead

The real estate industry loves low interest rates - but not too low. Despite sustained pressure from President Donald Trump, the Federal Reserve...

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5G Could Mean Poor Cellular Service For Any Building Over 3 Floors
News 1 day ago
5G Could Mean Poor Cellular Service For Any Building Over 3 Floors

The "5G revolution" promises drastically improved data speeds along with intelligent networks that can evolve with growing demands - provided your...

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The Wild Variety Of Pop-Up Hotels
News 1 day ago
The Wild Variety Of Pop-Up Hotels

Entrepreneurs are taking the pop-up concept in hospitality and running with it in all directions. Pop-up hotels are appearing in recently completed...

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7 mind-blowing facts about Target's business (TGT)
News 1 day ago
7 mind-blowing facts about Target's business (TGT)

Target is a major force in the world of retail. Business Insider reviewed the company's US Securities and Exchange Commission filings to get a...

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How Best Buy tries to deal with a glut of cardboard boxes
News 2 days ago
How Best Buy tries to deal with a glut of cardboard boxes

E-commerce may be revolutionizing the way we shop, but it's also creating mountain loads of cardboard boxes. Some retailers, including Richfield...

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The economy soars, but many see little benefit
News 2 days ago
The economy soars, but many see little benefit

The Great Recession officially ended 10 years ago this month, and the jobs market started gaining momentum in 2010. Since then, the total numbers...

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Luxe Residential, Dakota Pacific to break ground on 225-unit Millenium Edina project
News 2 days ago
Luxe Residential, Dakota Pacific to break ground on 225-unit Millenium Edina project

The first phase of a luxury apartment development across the street from Southdale Center will officially break ground on Monday. Co-developers...

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Private Equity Retail ‘Abuses’ Spur Senator to Plan Legislation
News 2 days ago
Private Equity Retail ‘Abuses’ Spur Senator to Plan Legislation

"There are definitely active discussions" toward legislation that would address the collapse of struggling companies tied to buyout firms, Baldwin...

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Video 2 days ago
Whose Your Landlord Home Provider

WYL is a SaaS platform that provides sentiment analysis and brand reputation management, to property managers, in the residential sector, with...

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NRF Warns USTR to Avoid Additional Tariffs, Releases Study on Consumer Impact
News 2 days ago
NRF Warns USTR to Avoid Additional Tariffs, Releases Study on Consumer Impact

The National Retail Federation today urged the Office of the U. S. Trade Representative to avoid 25 percent tariffs on $300 billion in Chinese...

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10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 21, 2019)
News 3 days ago
10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (June 21, 2019)

Dallas Could Be Forced to Repay Millions to HUD After Latest Critical Housing Audit "As the result of a scathing audit released this week, the U.S....

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April 2019
News 3 days ago
April 2019

Multifamily Starts: According to the U. S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, starts of buildings with five or...

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Apartment Jobs Snapshot for May 2019
News 3 days ago
Apartment Jobs Snapshot for May 2019

Leasing season has officially begun, and property management companies are preparing for an increase in traffic, new leases, and apartment...

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US Consumer Spending on Motor Vehicle Leases to Rise 1.6% Annually in Nominal Dollars to 2023
News 3 days ago
US Consumer Spending on Motor Vehicle Leases to Rise 1.6% Annually in Nominal Dollars to 2023

CLEVELAND, June 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- US consumer spending on motor vehicle leases is forecast to rise 1.6% annually in nominal dollars to 2023,...

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Colliers Fires CEO of Real Estate Services
News 3 days ago
Colliers Fires CEO of Real Estate Services

Colliers International Group has fired the CEO of its Real Estate Services division Dylan Taylor for misconduct. He is alleged to have conducted...

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Walmart Pays $282M To Settle Foreign Corruption Charges
News 3 days ago
Walmart Pays $282M To Settle Foreign Corruption Charges

Retail giant Walmart Inc. has agreed to pay the federal government a total of $282M to settle parallel sets of charges by the Securities and...

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Colliers International Fires Real Estate Service CEO, Alleging 'Improper Trading'
News 3 days ago
Colliers International Fires Real Estate Service CEO, Alleging 'Improper Trading'

One of Colliers International's top executives has been let go amid allegations of misconduct. The brokerage firm announced Thursday that it had...

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NAR: Existing home sales rise 2.5% in May
News 3 days ago
NAR: Existing home sales rise 2.5% in May
Source HousingWire

In May, existing home sales rose for the first time since March, according to the latest report from the National Association of Realtors. Total...

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The company formerly known as Toys R Us is reportedly opening stores in time for Christmas
News 3 days ago
The company formerly known as Toys R Us is reportedly opening stores in time for Christmas

The company that holds the majority assets of the defunct Toys R Us chain of toy stores will open new physical locations in time for the holiday...

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News 3 days ago
Fred's Closing 49 Underperforming Stores; Pharmacies to Remain Open
Source West

MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) today announced it will close an additional 49 underperforming stores...

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FICO scores for May mortgage borrowers remain at two-year highs
News 3 days ago
FICO scores for May mortgage borrowers remain at two-year highs
Source HousingWire

A strong labor market coupled with lower borrowing costs has put Americans in better shape to get a mortgage, based on average FICO scores and debt...

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First American: A lack of housing inventory slows growth in potential existing sales
News 3 days ago
First American: A lack of housing inventory slows growth in potential existing sales
Source HousingWire

In May, potential existing-home sales increased 0.4% from the previous month, according to First American's Potential Home Sales Model. According...

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Architecture billings remain flat
News 3 days ago
Architecture billings remain flat

AIA's Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for May showed a small increase in design services at 50.2. Demand for design services in May...

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How to Get Started With WordPress Development
News 3 days ago
How to Get Started With WordPress Development
Source Medium Tech

Generally, there are only two types of people who decide to get involved in WordPress development. The first types of people are those who are...

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Hird and Marshall of O,R&L Commercial sell 18,030 s/f retail/office property for $2.795 million
News 3 days ago
Hird and Marshall of O,R&L Commercial sell 18,030 s/f retail/office property for $2.795 million

Madison, CT O,R&L Commercial, LLC sold The Marketplace, an 18,030 s/f retail/office investment property located at 1347 Boston Post Rd. The...

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Blackstone’s Schwarzman Doesn’t See Recession Risk in Trade War
News 3 days ago
Blackstone’s Schwarzman Doesn’t See Recession Risk in Trade War

Will the trade war between the U.S. and China lead to a recession next year? Stephen Schwarzman doesn’t think so. “It’s not that big a game to...

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Charlie Wright says 'middle market companies are economy drivers' (Video)
News 3 days ago
Charlie Wright says 'middle market companies are economy drivers' (Video)

Charlie Wright joined the family business in 1994 as chairman and CEO of R. D. Merrill Co., historically a timberland holding company, but one that...

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Local Events

Event 06/26/2019
Washington DC Opportunity Zones Summit

From HUD Secretary Ben Carson discussing the importance of Opportunity Zones for affordable housing, to executive representatives from UBS,...

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Event 07/10/2019
Loudoun State of the Market and Schmooze

With Amazon's HQ2 moving to National Landing, and Google moving to Fairfax County, how can Loudoun outpace the pack? How can developers and city...

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Local Jobs

Job 3 years ago
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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