Departments: Final Word

  • GLobe

    Cities of the Future

    REITs should recognize that their business models will need to evolve with the changes in their ecosystem.

  • Ralph Block

    In Memoriam: Ralph Block

    For more than four decades, Ralph was one of the REIT industry’s most eloquent, insightful and wise proponents.

  • 7/21/2016

    Disclosure: Assess Quantity Versus Quality

    Effective investor messaging constinues to grow in importance as the success of the REIT sector attracts new investors.

  • 5/27/2016

    The Complex Flows of Foreign Capital

    Foreign capital flows are complex, and they can travel in more than one direction. 

  • Reducing investment risk

    Reducing Risk in Tough Markets

    Today’s stock market is like Tombstone, Arizona, in the late 19th century–even the most careful visitor can, with a single misstep, get whacked.

  • Hans Nordby

    The Upside of Online Retail

    One sector’s ceiling might be another sector’s floor. 

  • 11/2/2015

    Investing in Real Estate Smartly

    Only stock exchange-listed REITs provide the diversification the vast majority of individual investors want and need.

  • Hans Nordby

    When is the Next Recession?

    Nobody likes a wet blanket. But the current economic cycle is six years old, and the commercial real estate party has been a raging good time for five years now.

  • 7/21/2015

    Perspective is Needed in the Investment World

    It is intrinsic value that will drive the prices of REIT stocks over any meaningful time horizon.

  • Hans Nordby

    Apartment Investors Need to Aim Small, Miss Small

    Many apartment investors, especially big institutions, are making two big mistakes in the way they’ll underwrite investments over the next year.