Merged company would continue to focus exclusively on Marriott and Hilton brands following $1.3 billion transaction.
REIT sees technology driving more investment into out-of-home advertising.
Merged company will represent more than 20 percent of Mortgage REIT industry by market cap.
REITs outpace broader market as investor concerns ease during month.
Deal will expand REIT’s portfolio of manufactured home and recreational vehicle communities.
CEO Robert Milkovich says REIT will be smaller, more durable.
CEO Steven Tanger says company eager to fill “void” in the market with new center.
Lifecycle analysis compares goods purchased in stores versus online.
Rooftop farm offers vast growing space for produce served in local restaurant.
Greg Steele of Capital One offers assessments of different sectors in the REIT market.