News by Topic : Policy issues

  • 5/8/2014

    Fundamentally Speaking: Encouraging Signs in Apartment, Office Sectors

    NAREIT’s Calvin Schnure says improving vacancy rates in first quarter are promising.

  • 5/1/2014

    Practitioners See Long-Term Benefits from FINRA Proposals for PNLRs

    Large amount of untapped investor demand expected to fuel growth.

  • 4/30/2014

    Post Properties Tax Director Highlights Importance of Documentation

    Post Properties senior vice president for taxation Kate Mason focuses on need to provide auditors with relevant information.

  • 4/28/2014

    Compensia Analyst Says REITs Should Know Vulnerabilities in Say-on-Pay Vote

    Compensia’s Mark Borges recommends planning ahead for possible contingencies.

  • 4/24/2014

    REIT General Counsels Studying Communication with Boards

    Brad Molotsky

    Brandywine general counsel Brad Molotsky says REITs working on improving communications architecture.

  • 4/24/2014

    Lawyer: Proposed Partnership Debt Regs Could Have Major Impact

    Andrea Whiteway

    McDermott, Will & Emery LLP’s Andrea Whiteway says partnerships will need to re-evaluate agreements.

  • 4/24/2014

    Greenberg Traurig Lawyer Discusses Legislative Proposals

    Sandy Presant

    Sandy Presant sees elimination of like-kind exchanges as detrimental to economic growth.

  • 4/22/2014

    Low Economic Volatility Bodes well for the Canadian Real Estate Market

    REALpac’s Nancy Anderson discusses the state of the Canadian real estate market.

  • 4/22/2014

    ISS Consultant Outlines Steps for REITs to Win Say-on-Pay Vote

    John Roe says internally managed REITs should benefit from new ISS guidance.

  • 4/17/2014

    Ramco-Gershenson Director on Pressing REIT Tax Issues

    Shari Thakady sees impermissible services as a growing issue for tax directors of REITs.