Taubman paved the way for modern publicly traded real estate companies.
Deal seen as potential sign of more large industrial transactions to come.
Brixmor sprucing up properties to promote growth.
Private equity firm’s agreements to buy Excel Trust and GE real estate assets could be start of a trend.
Urban Land Institute forecast projects increased transaction volume, returns, CMBS issuance.
CEO Greg Silvers says EPR is building its entertainment, recreation and education businesses.
REITs outpace broader market as analysts point to more balanced performance.
Matt Slepin of Terra Search Partners on managing real estate companies in strong market cycles.
Data from Leader in the Light participants suggest REITs remaining strategic with investments in energy efficiency.
Supply of industrial space rising, but expected to remain in balance.