Grant Thornton’s Greg Ross says REIT investment outlook is positive for next few years.
Deloitte’s Bob O’Brien still sees hurdles in developing China’s REIT market.
Mark Van Deusen of Hunton & Williams picks FIRPTA reform as a key issue for industry.
QTS Realty’s Kurt Manske says company at front line of war on cyber terror.
Kerry Vandel of the University of California-Irvine cites changes in technology as having a major impact on real estate business.
Allocation Advisors’ Scott MacComb says number of distressed real estate sellers on the market has fallen.
Coverage enhancements to program are effective immediately.
STORE Capital’s Chris Volk sees potential for continued growth in net lease REIT sector.
Green Street’s Lukas Hartwich says leverage of 30 percent or below is optimal.
Venable’s Jim Hanks sees more REIT M&A on the horizon.
QTS Realty Trust’s Shirley Goza predicts “pushback” if Dodd-Frank clawback provisions broadened.
Deloitte’s Chris Dubrowski says FASB guidance on partial sales important for real estate.
GGP’s Kate Courtis highlights challenges faced by REITs involved with real estate funds.
Proskauer Rose’s Peter Fass says PNLR investment in 2015 may top last year’s levels.
KPMG’s Kimber Bascom says lessees could ask for extra flexibility.
BMO’s Mark Decker sees opportunity for public purchases of private real estate assets.
W.P. Carey’s Adam Cohen sees increased need for documentation.
NYSE’s Ron Bohlert cites number of trends influencing REIT IPO market.
Kilroy’s Mike Stauffer highlights tax issues related to customary services and joint ventures.
SEC’s Sonia Barros sees high volume of REIT activity in capital markets.