News by Topic : Transactions

  • 4/24/2015

    Valuation Differences Could Mean More REIT Deals, Lawyer Says

    Morrison & Foerster’s David Slotkin says smaller REITs could see cost of capital rise.

  • 4/24/2015

    Blackstone’s Single-Family Rental Venture Could Go Public in Next Two Years

    Blackstone’s Jonathan  Gray anticipates public market support for single-family model.

  • 4/21/2015

    Lawyer: Portfolio Discounts Holding Back REIT IPOs

    Mark Van Deusen

    Mark Van Deusen of Hunton & Williams picks FIRPTA reform as a key issue for industry.

  • 4/20/2015

    Industrial REIT Prologis Buying KTR Capital for $5.9 Billion

    Deal seen as potential sign of more large industrial transactions to come.

  • 4/13/2015

    BMO Banker Sees Strong Investor Support in Real Estate Capital Markets

    BMO’s Mark Decker sees opportunity for public purchases of private real estate assets.

  • 4/13/2015

    Blackstone Deals Highlight “Vibrant” Real Estate Market, According to Analysts

    Private equity firm’s agreements to buy Excel Trust and GE real estate assets could be start of a trend.

  • 3/11/2015

    MCR CEO Sees "Rich" Acquisition Environment for Hotel Real Estate

    Tyler Morse

    Tyler Morse of MCR says foreign looking at hotels as safe havens.

  • 3/5/2015

    Goldman Sachs Banker Expects Rise in REIT M&A

    Mike Graziano

    Mike Graziano of Goldman Sachs says REIT equity offerings in 2015 have been surprising.

  • 2/13/2015

    Xenia Hotels CEO Says Lodging REIT Off to Strong Start

    Marcel Verbaas

    Marcel Verbaas discusses Xenia's spin-off from Inland American Real Estate Trust, Inc.

  • 2/5/2015

    Senior Housing Market Expected to Remain Lively for REITs in 2015

    Analysts say health care REITs continue to seek high-quality senior housing portfolios.