News by Topic : Policy issues

  • 4/3/2013

    Executive Sees Major Differences in REITs' Capital Strategies

    Chatham Financial's Zubrod says REITs have moved to the offensive.

  • 4/2/2013

    PwC Exec says State, Local Taxes Can Cause Concern for REITs

    Melehani discusses potential "traps" in state taxation.
  • 4/1/2013

    Commercial Real Estate Sustainability Progressing in the U.S., Kok Says

    GRESB's director discusses differences in countries' green efforts.

  • 3/28/2013

    Professor Says Piecemeal Changes Coming to Mortgage Market

    UCLA's Gabriel discusses agency-backed debt and securitization.

  • 3/27/2013

    Official Says SEC Seeing High Activity in REIT Filings

    Activity on "all fronts of the real estate capital markets."

  • 3/25/2013

    Lawyer Says More Public Purchases of Private Real Estate Coming

    Proskauer Rose's Loffman discusses potential policy changes.

  • 3/15/2013

    Podcast: REITs and Inflation

    United Realty's Jacob Frydman on commercial real estate investment in periods of inflation.

  • 3/13/2013

    Serving Sustainability

    Results of new survey on energy-use practices show REITs are focusing even more on their environmental impact.

  • 2/28/2013

    NAREIT Chair Walter Sees Some Advantages to Slower Recovery

    NAREIT's chair outlines major policy initiatives.
  • 2/28/2013

    Sequestration Looms for Washington Office Market

    Experts predict short-term challenges for landlords.