Condo wave caused apartments to upgrade units and amenities.
Energy, technology markets expected to rebound faster.
Analysts see few opportunities for transactions.
Funds hitting targets at faster pace.
Apartment REIT's philanthropic program helps students with college costs.
CBD office shows the steepest fall-off
Rayonier Industrial Property Receives Special Designation
Five REIT IPOs raised $1.2 billion in first half of 2013.
Retail REIT says 85 percent of energy used comes from tenants.
Home Properties, Camden and Kimco receive Gold Awards.