Owning high-quality real estate is key in current market, according to mall REIT executive.
Highwoods CEO Ed Fritsch expects construction costs to rise again in 2017.
CEO William Meaney says Iron Mountain committed to repatriating capital to the U.S.
CEO Bruce Schanzer says REIT investing in high-density submarkets.
CEO Owen Thomas says office development above long-term averages.
NAREIT’s Calvin Schnure highlights quarterly T-Tracker data.
CubeSmart’s Chris Marr sees long-term opportunity in New York market.
Lazard’s Jay Leupp anticipates increase in number of international REITs.
DCT’s Phil Hawkins says rents increasing, lease-ups faster.
NAREIT’s Brad Case sees optimistic signals for REITs.
Parkway’s Daniele Horton says 100 percent of portfolio benchmarked to ENERGY STAR.
Hannon Armstrong’s Parker White points to quicker payback periods, better returns.
Simon’s Mona Benisi says study shows online shopping has greater environmental impact.
BlackRock’s Sherry Rexroad says challenges created by multiple ESG data sources.
Equinix’s Jennifer Ruch says REIT already using 100 percent renewable energy in Europe.
Kimco’s Will Teichman says work proceeding on green lease concept.
GPT Group’s Bruce Precious says it is essential for industry to work together.
Washington REIT’s Matthew Praske says metering in place across portfolio.
Kilroy’s Sara Neff says janitors are the “eyes and ears” of a building.
Boston Properties’ Ben Myers says REIT on target to meet sustainability goals.