News by Topic : Industry performance

  • 12/7/2017

    Cap Rates Hold their Ground as Interest Rates Move Higher

    Cap rates have been holding their ground, even as interest rates move higher. The resilience of pricing in the real estate sector should not be surprising, however, given the strength in the fundamentals that support demand for commercial space.

  • 12/6/2017

    Capital One Banker Says Technology Having Profound Impact on Real Estate

    Greg Steele also sees investors taking selective approach toward IPOs.

  • 11/29/2017

    Enjoy Some Steady Income with Your Price Appreciation

    One of the enduring mysteries of reporting on investments is how many people seem to focus on price appreciation OR income, and how few people focus instead on total return

  • 11/28/2017

    REIT Balance Sheets as Solid as Ever

    REITs have steadily fortified their balance sheets, leaving the industry in as solid a financial position it has ever seen, based on more than two decades of data available.

  • 11/21/2017

    FFO of all REITs Declined in Q3, but Firm Fundamentals Point to Future Growth

    The fundamentals for the REIT industry remain firm, which gives us some confidence that the recent decline in FFO is a short-term dip amidst a longer-term trend of mostly solid growth.

  • 11/9/2017

    Commercial Property Update: Apartment Markets Led the Way in the Third Quarter

    The apartment market led the way among commercial property markets in the third quarter, as robust demand pushed down the national vacancy rate and supported rent growth.

  • 11/3/2017

    Undervaluation of REIT Stocks Continues, Says Nareit's Case

    Nareit’s Brad Case says present performance of REIT stocks “puzzles” him.

  • 11/2/2017

    This May Be the Time to Hedge Your Private Real Estate Portfolio

    Pricing in the private real estate market has become more inflated, relative to REIT valuations, than at any time since 2007.

  • 10/30/2017

    4 Quick Questions with Cydney Donnell

    "Boards need to do a better and more effective job of creating diversity—not just of gender, but diversity of thought, experience, skill sets and age."

  • 10/25/2017

    The Changing World of Retail

    As a portfolio manager with LaSalle Investment Management, Lisa Kaufman is responsible for managing separate account portfolios of public North American property companies and the North American portion of LaSalle Securities’ global securities portfolio accounts.

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