News by Topic : Policy issues

  • 4/30/2012

    IPO Market More Challenging for REITs

    Mark Van Deusen of Hunton & Williams says companies forced to seek alternative exit strategies.
  • 4/26/2012

    Sustainability Programs Evolving

    RealFoundations' David Stanford says commercial real estate industry developing portfolio-wide green programs.
  • 4/25/2012

    Real Estate Partnerships Gaining Popularity

    Mayer Brown's Jeff Bruns says investors looking at partnerships as alternative to funds.
  • 4/19/2012

    More Transactions Forthcoming for REITs

    Venable's Jim Hanks says to expect more REIT IPOs.
  • 4/18/2012

    Sustainability Remains Oriented Towards States

    Greenbaum Rowe's David Farer says firms more focused on state and local sustainability policies.
  • 4/18/2012

    Challenges Remain in International CRE Investing

    Host's Jeff Clark says global tax structures, different currency, can pose problems.
  • 4/17/2012

    Real Estate Industry Tax Rules Vary by State

    Grant Thornton's Steve Ryan says more companies looking to comply.
  • 4/16/2012

    Financial Reporting Convergence Progressing

    E&Y's Steven Jacobs talks about condorsement and convergence objectives.
  • 4/12/2012

    Companies Addressing Say-on-Pay Votes

    Scott Hodgkins of Latham & Watkins on governance issues for REITs.
  • 4/12/2012

    1031 Transactions on the Rise

    CDED's Mary Cunningham says REITs buying opportunistically.