News by Topic : Policy Issues
Succession Plans Coming in Place for REITs
FTI's Larry Portal says REITs evolving in a number of areas.
Sustainability Improves Bottom Line
GRESB architect Nils Kok discusses global green building standards and performance.
IPO Market More Challenging for REITs
Mark Van Deusen of Hunton & Williams says companies forced to seek alternative exit strategies.
Sustainability Programs Evolving
RealFoundations' David Stanford says commercial real estate industry developing portfolio-wide green programs.
Real Estate Partnerships Gaining Popularity
Mayer Brown's Jeff Bruns says investors looking at partnerships as alternative to funds.
More Transactions Forthcoming for REITs
Venable's Jim Hanks says to expect more REIT IPOs.
Sustainability Remains Oriented Towards States
Greenbaum Rowe's David Farer says firms more focused on state and local sustainability policies.
Challenges Remain in International CRE Investing
Host's Jeff Clark says global tax structures, different currency, can pose problems.
Real Estate Industry Tax Rules Vary by State
Grant Thornton's Steve Ryan says more companies looking to comply.
Financial Reporting Convergence Progressing
E&Y's Steven Jacobs talks about condorsement and convergence objectives.