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DIRECTIVE CONSULTING PORTFOLIO DIRECTIVE CONSULTING PORTFOLIO

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Jun 24, 2019

We believe that data-driven marketing shouldn’t be confusing. Every company should know what works for their campaigns in order to make more ROI-driven decisions. At Directive, we not only craft customized campaigns for your unique marketing ob...

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UK Operational Real Estate UK OPERATIONAL REAL ESTATE

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Jun 20, 2019

Residential operational real estate in the UK is still in its early stages, representing an exciting growth opportunity for investors and developers. Institutions are already active, but we expect appetite and activity to grow substantially as invest...

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Redefining AVM Cascades: A Proactive Approach to Property Valuations REDEFINING AVM CASCADES: A PROACTIVE APPROACH TO PROPERTY VALUATIONS

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Jun 20, 2019

Property-level suitability pioneers a completely new way of executing valuations related to home equity lending, providing a next generation cascade alternative. By conducting a first initial valuation test on the property with VeroPRECISION, users c...

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Building the blueprint for change: Women in real estate BUILDING THE BLUEPRINT FOR CHANGE: WOMEN IN REAL ESTATE

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Jun 10, 2019

In the fast-paced environment of today’s real estate industry, expanding the diversity of ideas is especially important and is driving the greater innovation necessary to navigate disruption and capitalize on change. Men still outnumber women b...

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EXPECTATIONS & MARKET REALITIES IN REAL ESTATE 2019 EXPECTATIONS & MARKET REALITIES IN REAL ESTATE 2019

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Jun 05, 2019

Real estate has historically been known for its cycles, which have included some big highs and some low lows, but we are now at a unique time in the current cycle and the norms of the past regarding pace and cadence are foundationally different. This...

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European Real Estate Market Outlook Q1 2019 EUROPEAN REAL ESTATE MARKET OUTLOOK Q1 2019

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Jun 05, 2019

European direct real estate is set for a slightly more benign year of performance, owing to the likely softening in demand fundamentals and signs that prime asset pricing trends are reaching their peak. While risks remain tilted towards the external ...

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How to capitalise on structural changes in Australian listed real estate HOW TO CAPITALISE ON STRUCTURAL CHANGES IN AUSTRALIAN LISTED REAL ESTATE

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Jun 04, 2019

There is a fundamental shift going on in Australian listed real estate. For years retail property has been the rightful leader in the listed market providing strong returns for investors. It has become the bedrock of passive investing in listed real ...

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DELIVERING BUILD TO RENT: Are you ready? DELIVERING BUILD TO RENT: ARE YOU READY?

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May 24, 2019

The UK economy has never been in greater need of high-quality, efficiently managed private housing. But this is nothing new. 2012 saw the publication of the Montague Review as a result of a long-standing housing deficit in the UK. There was already a...

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US Real Estate Indicators Report US REAL ESTATE INDICATORS REPORT

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May 16, 2019

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) have had a banner first four months of the year, even though the sector returned -0.2% in April after investors moved to a more “risk on” focus. Notwithstanding April’s pause, REITs’ year-...

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Real Estate, Infrastructure & Real Assets REAL ESTATE, INFRASTRUCTURE & REAL ASSETS

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May 10, 2019

At CAMRADATA’s latest roundtable on The changing face of Real Estate, Infrastructure & Real Assets, held in London at the start of the year, asset owners explained why the appeal of owning buildings, windfarms and waste incinerators was on ...

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Smart buildings: How IoT technology aims to add value for real estate companies SMART BUILDINGS: HOW IOT TECHNOLOGY AIMS TO ADD VALUE FOR REAL ESTATE COMPANIES

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May 10, 2019

TECHNOLOGY is changing the most fundamental truth about commercial real estate (CRE)—that value is based solely on location, location, location. While it still matters, of course, that a space be close to customers, employees, and/or suppliers,...

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Davis Real Estate Portfolio DAVIS REAL ESTATE PORTFOLIO

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May 01, 2019

OWNERS OF VARIABLE INSURANCE CONTRACTS THAT INVEST IN THE SHARES SHOULD REFER TO THE VARIABLE INSURANCE CONTRACT PROSPECTUS FOR A DESCRIPTION OF FEES AND EXPENSES, AS THE TABLE AND EXAMPLES DO NOT REFLECT DEDUCTIONS AT THE SEPARATE ACCOUNT LEVEL OR C...

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Consus Real Estate CONSUS REAL ESTATE

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Apr 30, 2019

In FY18 Consus completed its transformation into the largest listed pureplay residential real estate developer in the top nine cities in Germany and will now focus on optimising its operations. With a relatively young portfolio representing €9.6...

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The Real Value of Space THE REAL VALUE OF SPACE

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Apr 26, 2019

The usable space within a building is a fundamental metric in understanding the valuation of real estate. Property with greater internal floor area commands a higher rental return and could give rise to a greater Return on Investment (ROI) when inves...

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REAL ESTATE: A FOUNDATION FOR CHANGE REAL ESTATE: A FOUNDATION FOR CHANGE

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Apr 25, 2019

At every decision point, we consider our ability to advance the real estate industry, impact on the environment, and commitment to the well-being of people and local communities. Our Corporate Responsibility Program is integral to our mission, consta...

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How to Calculate Real Estate Valuation Damages in a Construction Defect Action HOW TO CALCULATE REAL ESTATE VALUATION DAMAGES IN A CONSTRUCTION DEFECT ACTION

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Apr 25, 2019

When property owners find themselves in the position of dealing with a construction defect and need to decide whether or not they should seek an action, most owners fail to contemplate how the damages may be calculated. Not addressing this question c...

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THE STATE OF INFORMATION MANAGEMENT IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY THE STATE OF INFORMATION MANAGEMENT IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

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Apr 23, 2019

Contractors manage a lot of moving parts on a daily (if not hourly) basis from crews on the job site, subcontractors, equipment, materials and continuously changing conditions. Not to mention, they need to make sure all parts of a job are completed a...

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2019 home buyer and seller generational trends Report 2019 HOME BUYER AND SELLER GENERATIONAL TRENDS REPORT

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Apr 16, 2019

Since 2013, the National Association of REALTORS® has written the Home Buyers and Sellers Generational Trends Report. This report provides insights into differences and similarities across generations of home buyers and sellers. The home buyer an...

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The Future of Real Estate Powered by Blockchain THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE POWERED BY BLOCKCHAIN

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Apr 10, 2019

Despite its position as the leading global earner, the real estate development industry has had, and still faces, challenges that undermine its true economic and human development impact. Apart from having to deal with the inevitable challenges that ...

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Global ESG Real Estate Investment Survey Results GLOBAL ESG REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT SURVEY RESULTS

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Mar 15, 2019

There is an incredible opportunity to create value by addressing Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) risks in the real estate sector – placing investors and fund and asset managers at the forefront of sustainable investing and manageme...

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Stimulating housing supply - Government initiatives (England) STIMULATING HOUSING SUPPLY - GOVERNMENT INITIATIVES (ENGLAND)

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Mar 15, 2019

The 2015 Government’s ambition was to secure 1 million net additions to the housing stock by the end of the Parliament which was expected to be in 2020. The Housing White Paper, Fixing our broken housing market (February 2017) described a numbe...

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Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2019 EMERGING TRENDS IN REAL ESTATE 2019

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Mar 13, 2019

Real estate investors are facing a test of nerve in 2019 as concerns around economic uncertainty rise while, at the same time, they are forced to overhaul traditional business and valuation models in response to rapidly-changing consumer demands.

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Blockchain-based Real Estate Solution BLOCKCHAIN-BASED REAL ESTATE SOLUTION

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Mar 13, 2019

This white paper takes a deeper look at the underlying issues in ongoing conversations about the global housing deficit today. It examined the performance and prospects of the real estate industry in the face of a fast-changing global economy, establ...

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COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE MARKET TRENDS: Q4.2018 COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE MARKET TRENDS: Q4.2018

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Mar 05, 2019

Commercial space is heavily concentrated in large buildings, but large buildings are a relatively small number of the overall stock of commercial buildings. In terms of inventory, commercial real estate markets are bifurcated, with the majority of bu...

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Global ESG Real Estate Investment Survey Result GLOBAL ESG REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT SURVEY RESULT

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Mar 03, 2019

There is an incredible opportunity to create value by addressing Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) risks in the real estate sector placing investors and fund and asset managers at the forefront of sustainable investing and management.1 Bui...

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Revolutionizing REAL ESTATE Global Investments with Crypto REVOLUTIONIZING REAL ESTATE GLOBAL INVESTMENTS WITH CRYPTO

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Feb 23, 2019

Global Real Estate is to attract private investors and other funders who are interested in financing sustainable development and land rehabilitation. The market is not as accessible to investors who can afford it as it should in the age of decentrali...

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Private rented housing: the rent control debate PRIVATE RENTED HOUSING: THE RENT CONTROL DEBATE

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Feb 15, 2019

The private rented sector overtook social housing as the UK’s second largest tenure in 2011-12. There are estimated 4.5 million households renting privately– around 20% of all households – according to the 2017-18 English Housing Su...

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The HyperLocal Movement in Real Estate THE HYPERLOCAL MOVEMENT IN REAL ESTATE

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Feb 15, 2019

To gain insight into how brokers and agents are responding to the HyperLocal trend, WAV Group conducted real estate’s first HyperLocal Survey. The research confirms that while brokers and agents recognize the importance of neighborhood-focused ...

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US Real Estate Outlook 2019 US REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK 2019

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Feb 08, 2019

In 2019, we expect growth in the US economy to continue supporting demand for real estate. Even if the pace of growth in real GDP is a little slower than 2018, the momentum is positive, as shown in exhibit 2, and the labor market is strong. Strength ...

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Independent Non–broking Real Estate Research INDEPENDENT NON–BROKING REAL ESTATE RESEARCH

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Feb 07, 2019

IL&FS default and ongoing speculaons about DHFL have made industry stakeholders anxious yet again. Moved by the upheaval we have tried to gauge impact of liquidity squeeze on the sector and developers. In the past 10 years while value of sold sto...

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The Complete Guide to Real Estate Finance for Investment Properties THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO REAL ESTATE FINANCE FOR INVESTMENT PROPERTIES

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Feb 04, 2019

As investors continue to migrate from the stock market to the real estate market, the need for sound financial analysis of income producing properties is greater than ever. Just as buying high-flying stocks with no regard to intrinsic values resulted...

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Asia Real Estate Market Outlook 2019 ASIA REAL ESTATE MARKET OUTLOOK 2019

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Feb 01, 2019

We believe prime logistics in Sydney and Melbourne. Tokyo and Seoul should provide relatively higher total returns of around 10% in 2019, backed by a higher concentration of online retail and a sizeable domestic market to buffer against trade protect...

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Virtus Real Estate Capital: 2019 U.S. Real Estate Market Outlook VIRTUS REAL ESTATE CAPITAL: 2019 U.S. REAL ESTATE MARKET OUTLOOK

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Jan 31, 2019

Lofty valuations, recent market volatility, and rising concerns over the probability of recession in the coming years are keeping most investors on their heels as they head into 2019. Economic indicators remain generally positive, but much of that ma...

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2019 Global Real Estate Outlook 2019 GLOBAL REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK

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Jan 30, 2019

In 2019, Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing (MSREI) believes economic growth will moderate globally and diverge across major markets, while interest rate policies are expected to converge and financial conditions will likely tighten. The combinatio...

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IRELAND REAL ESTATE MARKET OUTLOOK 2019 IRELAND REAL ESTATE MARKET OUTLOOK 2019

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Jan 15, 2019

Another strong year is in prospect for the Irish commercial property market in 2019. Although there is likely to be some further moderation in the pace of growth, the market remains broadly stable. However, it must be acknowledged that we are now ano...

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THE WORLD’S FIRST GOLD BACKED REAL ESTATE TOKEN THE WORLD’S FIRST GOLD BACKED REAL ESTATE TOKEN

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Jan 15, 2019

NeroEX is a blockchain-based platform built to grant easy access to easily invest, hold, buy or sell real estate with Gold, Diamond and other cryptocurrencies or crypto-assets. We want to create a better life with real estate, especially for the Futu...

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MEDIA AND THE MESSAGE: MARKETING REAL ESTATE TO THE AFFLUENT MEDIA AND THE MESSAGE: MARKETING REAL ESTATE TO THE AFFLUENT

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Jan 15, 2019

Media, marketing and the way high-net-worth consumers can be reached and influenced is an everchanging landscape. At Luxury Portfolio International® (LPI), along with our research partner YouGov, we wanted to put a fine point to understanding the...

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2019 Commercial Real Estate Outlook Agility is key to winning in the digital era 2019 COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK AGILITY IS KEY TO WINNING IN THE DIGITAL ERA

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Jan 15, 2019

New business models and competition, extensive use of technology, and changing tenant and investor expectations are redefining the commercial real estate (CRE) industry. In our 2018 Real Estate Outlook, we emphasized that RE companies will likely hav...

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Emerging Trends in Real Estate United States and Canada 2019 EMERGING TRENDS IN REAL ESTATE UNITED STATES AND CANADA 2019

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Jan 10, 2019

In complicated conditions, organizing principles matter. When a disparate array of circumstances present themselves, the advice frequently comes, “Connect the dots.” Many of us will recall puzzle books from childhood where “connect ...

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Can AI Really Predict When a Tenant is About to Leave? CAN AI REALLY PREDICT WHEN A TENANT IS ABOUT TO LEAVE?

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Jan 10, 2019

It's an exciting time for the Real Estate industry. While the benefits of AI and Machine Learning are well acknowledged across dozens of verticals, CRE has traditionally been a few steps behind in terms of digital transformation. According to the...

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Featuring FMI’s latest forecast, the 2019 U.S. and Canada Construction Outlooks FEATURING FMI’S LATEST FORECAST, THE 2019 U.S. AND CANADA CONSTRUCTION OUTLOOKS

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Jan 10, 2019

Rumblings about a recession on the horizon are starting to make company leaders a bit nervous, but many are just too busy keeping up with current work to start thinking about contingency planning. In fact, the constrained labor situation, coupled wit...

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The 21st Century Estimating Solution for BIM THE 21ST CENTURY ESTIMATING SOLUTION FOR BIM

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Jan 05, 2019

The CAD revolution in building design has already passed. Designers have now moved on to BIM - virtual Building Information Modelling - based on digital information exchange. With so much design information available in digital form, and its capacity...

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ASIA PACIFIC REAL ESTATE STRATEGIC OUTLOOK ASIA PACIFIC REAL ESTATE STRATEGIC OUTLOOK

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Jan 05, 2019

Real estate performance across much of the Asia Pacific region remains healthy on the back of strong capital markets and stable occupier fundamentals. Across the region, key cities in Japan, China, Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia continued to see ...

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The innovative standard for real estate development THE INNOVATIVE STANDARD FOR REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT

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Jan 02, 2019

This white paper is an overview of the Devolve Developer’s value proposition along with its economic sustainability delivered through our innovative real estate platform, utility, and technical structure. Devolve Developer’s platform will...

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Achieving Pay Parity in Commercial Real Estate ACHIEVING PAY PARITY IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Dec 30, 2018

Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Network is the world’s leading producer of research on women in commercial real estate. It develops white papers annually and publishes a benchmark study every five years to provide valuable industry insights...

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Changing the way real estate is bought, sold, and held. CHANGING THE WAY REAL ESTATE IS BOUGHT, SOLD, AND HELD.

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Dec 20, 2018

Homeownership has traditionally been the path to a secure financial future. Yet with homeownership on a historic decline, home equity is no longer achievable for many. This has diminished the middle class and led to rising inequality. The reality is ...

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Trends for 2019 Global Real Estate Trends Set to Shape the Next 12 Months TRENDS FOR 2019 GLOBAL REAL ESTATE TRENDS SET TO SHAPE THE NEXT 12 MONTHS

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Dec 20, 2018

With the year drawing to a close, we turn our attention to the outlook and identify nine major occupier and investment trends that we expect to infl uence market conditions and investment performance in 2019 and beyond.

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Australian Shopping Centre Investment Review & Outlook 2019 AUSTRALIAN SHOPPING CENTRE INVESTMENT REVIEW & OUTLOOK 2019

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Dec 20, 2018

AREITs and private investors continue to be the major sources of investment product but both groups were active on both sides of transactions, with total acquisitions largely offsetting disposals in 2018. With the exception of two major acquisitions ...

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Commercial Real Estate Investing 101 COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTING 101

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Dec 20, 2018

RealCrowd offers direct real estate investing opportunities to accredited investors. All properties that are offered are prevetted, institutional quality assets managed by the top real estate operators across the United States. A commercial real esta...

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Introducing Property Coin INTRODUCING PROPERTY COIN

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Dec 20, 2018

Our vision is to grow Property Coin (PCX) into a $1 billion property and loan portfolio that revitalizes neighborhoods promotes affordable housing and delivers profits and value appreciation to our investors. Property Coin is designed to enable the g...

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A Systematic Review of Smart Real Estate Technology A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF SMART REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY

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Dec 20, 2018

Real estate, globally, has attracted huge financial investment in recent years. Since 2012, real estate technology based companies have raised almost $6.4 billion in funding across 817 deals in the United States alone . Real estate technology is defi...

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Montana Residential, Commercial and Industrial Property
Classification and Valuation Manua MONTANA RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY CLASSIFICATION AND VALUATION MANUA

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Dec 15, 2018

Montana’s Constitution and laws require the Department of Revenue to reappraise all property periodically and value similar property across the state in the same manner. This manual provides a general overview of the mass appraisal process the ...

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Housing market activity set to weaken again
next year HOUSING MARKET ACTIVITY SET TO WEAKEN AGAIN NEXT YEAR

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Dec 15, 2018

The UK residential market has continued to struggle against several well-established obstacles over the past year. Affordability issues, a lack of stock, political uncertainty and the prospect of further interest rate rises have all been factors seem...

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QuantmRE White Paper Version 3.7 QUANTMRE WHITE PAPER VERSION 3.7

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Dec 11, 2018

QuantmRE is creating EQRE the world’s first cryptocurrency with true intrinsic value a stable coin backed by real estate assets QuantmRE is building the world’s largest membership-driven, vertically integrated tokenized real estate market...

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Agile Real Estate 101 AGILE REAL ESTATE 101

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Dec 04, 2018

Whether the rapid growth rises from fresh rounds of funding, the signing of multiple big clients or expanded sales (and sometimes, all three), the swelling business leads to exciting news: your staff needs to double from 100 to 200 people fast. The c...

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Global Real Estate on Blockchain GLOBAL REAL ESTATE ON BLOCKCHAIN

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Nov 30, 2018

The real estate as we know it is unyielding rarely fits the needs of its buyers or occupiers and limits mobility in a world that now imposes it on the vast majority of its inhabitants. This whitepaper intends to layout the proposed project of solving...

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Real Estate Accounting And Reporting REAL ESTATE ACCOUNTING AND REPORTING

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Nov 25, 2018

With the recent tax regulatory changes and continuing disruption in the real estate sector, applying evolving accounting rules to your business remains a clear and serious challenge. In our annual real estate accounting and reporting publication, KPM...

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Blockchain and real estate: A global revolution in the making BLOCKCHAIN AND REAL ESTATE: A GLOBAL REVOLUTION IN THE MAKING

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Nov 20, 2018

In 2008, bitcoin announced itself as the first blockchain application, introducing the world to distributed ledger technology a secure and transparent peerto-peer payment protocol. Fastforward a decade and blockchain is transforming the way global bu...

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Impact of Public Management Approaches on Municipal Real Estate Management in Poland and The Netherlands IMPACT OF PUBLIC MANAGEMENT APPROACHES ON MUNICIPAL REAL ESTATE MANAGEMENT IN POLAND AND THE NETHERLANDS

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Nov 20, 2018

Due to its size, real estate owned by municipalities is an important segment of the real estate market . Yet it received little attention in society as well as in science until recently. Due to the economic crisis that started in 2008, municipalities...

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A Decentralized Network where AI meets Real Estate A DECENTRALIZED NETWORK WHERE AI MEETS REAL ESTATE

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Nov 10, 2018

Significant changes in the Real Estate world have occurred in the past twenty years. The explosive growth of the Internet accompanied by the creation of social networks has made information ubiquitous. Smart phones and mobile devices put the world in...

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BUILDING REAL ESTATE OPPORTUNITIES BUILDING REAL ESTATE OPPORTUNITIES

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Nov 01, 2018

The Elements Estates project will encompass the novel ideas of cryptocurrencies and asset management through decentralized ledgers, based on blockchain technology. We will build an online platform that will introduce to the market real estate initial...

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Real Estate Tokens Marketplace V1.9 REAL ESTATE TOKENS MARKETPLACE V1.9

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Oct 25, 2018

Today, real estate transactions are conducted in ways which, by and large, have not yet been affected by the recent technology revolution. Investments in real estate can only be made through inefficient processes involving multiple intermediaries. As...

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THE NEXT GENERATION REAL ESTATE PLATFORM THE NEXT GENERATION REAL ESTATE PLATFORM

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Oct 25, 2018

Zillios is the fruit of dozens of years of combined experience in international real estate and offers a disruptive and highly innovative property sale and vacation rental platform, scalable on a global level, completely changing actual market practi...

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COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE UNDERWRITING: BACK TO BASICS COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE UNDERWRITING: BACK TO BASICS

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Oct 25, 2018

While quantitative analysis is critical to prudent real estate underwriting, real estate math isn't a black‐and‐white exercise, nor is it simple formula lending. Many qualitative judgments will feed into your estimates of property cash flow, debt...

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Caviar is the first to offer digital assets and real estate CAVIAR IS THE FIRST TO OFFER DIGITAL ASSETS AND REAL ESTATE

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Oct 20, 2018

Caviar is the first to offer digital assets and real estate in a single cryptographic token available on the Ethereum blockchain. Our mission is to provide token holders with a diversified, risk-adjusted, data-driven portfolio with exposure to both s...

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The 2018 CLA Construction Benchmark Report THE 2018 CLA CONSTRUCTION BENCHMARK REPORT

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Oct 10, 2018

Contractors face many complex and unique challenges that are driving change throughout the construction industry. Those who recognize the impact of these changes on their business and are prepared to make the necessary adjustments will be better posi...

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Driving Sales Behavior With Non-Cash Rewards DRIVING SALES BEHAVIOR WITH NON-CASH REWARDS

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Oct 03, 2018

In the end, you need to be rewarding your sales reps with more than just money if you want to keep them motivated and if you want your sales compensation plan to deliver on its promises.

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Change the sales rep experience, improve the customer experience CHANGE THE SALES REP EXPERIENCE, IMPROVE THE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

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Oct 03, 2018

The first CRM launch truly changed the way sales were managed. We went from tracking customers on spreadsheets (and even in rolodexes) to tracking them and their attendant opportunities with software. It wasn’t long before reps started to feel ...

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Pipeline Management and Forecasting Are Key to Improving the Sales Experience PIPELINE MANAGEMENT AND FORECASTING ARE KEY TO IMPROVING THE SALES EXPERIENCE

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Oct 03, 2018

Let’s explore some of the current processes around pipeline management and forecasting and how they can be improved.

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Factors Affecting Construction Labor Productivity FACTORS AFFECTING CONSTRUCTION LABOR PRODUCTIVITY

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Sep 24, 2018

The measure of the rate at which work is performed is called “productivity”. It is a ratio of production output to what is required to produce it. The measure of productivity is defined as a total output per one unit of a total input. In ...

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BREXIT PROPERTY IMPACTS BREXIT PROPERTY IMPACTS

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Sep 20, 2018

By various metrics, UK commercial property is looking fully priced. At the same time, ‘theoretical Brexit’ is becoming much closer to ‘real Brexit’. Consequently, investors (especially cross-border investors) are increasingly ...

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BLOCKCHAIN PLATFORM FOR GLOBAL REAL ESTATE INVESTING BLOCKCHAIN PLATFORM FOR GLOBAL REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Sep 20, 2018

The importance of real estate in our life is difficult to overestimate: our home, our employer’s office and our local shopping mall all compete for our hard-earned cash, directly or indirectly. We rent or pay a mortgage on the home we live in. ...

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The Intersection Of Real Estate And Blockchain Technology THE INTERSECTION OF REAL ESTATE AND BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGY

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Sep 20, 2018

The Block Estates Solution "Unrestricted Access to Global Real Estate Investments through Blockchain"  Block Estates introduces the world's first platform enabling investors to research, invest in and exit global real estate invest...

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OPEN DECENTRALIZED REAL ESTATE MARKETPLACE OPEN DECENTRALIZED REAL ESTATE MARKETPLACE

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Sep 15, 2018

The real estate industry is long overdue for a shakeup. Not only is one-third of the industry running on technology that was first released over 30 years ago, but it continues to put up barriers to transparency, preventing the release of locked up li...

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FMI U.S. Construction Outlook Third Quarter 2018 Report FMI U.S. CONSTRUCTION OUTLOOK THIRD QUARTER 2018 REPORT

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Sep 15, 2018

Spending growth in 2018 is forecast to be led by select nonresidential and residential segments. Current top-three-performing segments forecast through year-end 2018 include transportation (+13 percent), public safety (+10 percent) and conservation a...

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An annual review of the real estate industry’s journey into the digital age AN ANNUAL REVIEW OF THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY’S JOURNEY INTO THE DIGITAL AGE

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Sep 15, 2018

A year on from KPMG International’s first PropTech survey, it is evident that the real estate industry has made a start on the road to realizing the opportunities that technology and innovation can bring. But there is still some way to go. The ...

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Trade Tokenized Real Estate TRADE TOKENIZED REAL ESTATE

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Sep 04, 2018

Alt.Estate Group is a financial technology company offering a new solution for real estate tokenization: the Protocol and the Platform. Alt.Estate Protocol covers the technology, corporate structure and legal compliance aspects of tokenization. The P...

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Global Blockchain Platform for Real Estate Asset-Backed Token Trading GLOBAL BLOCKCHAIN PLATFORM FOR REAL ESTATE ASSET-BACKED TOKEN TRADING

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Sep 01, 2018

The real estate industry is long overdue for a shakeup. Not only is one-third of the industry running on technology that was first released over 30 years ago, but it continues to put up barriers to transparency, preventing the release of locked up li...

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RISKS IN COMMERCIAL AND COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LENDING RISKS IN COMMERCIAL AND COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LENDING

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Aug 30, 2018

The current economic recovery began in 2009 and is quickly becoming the longest recovery in history. Interest rates, until recently, and unemployment have been at historic lows. Capital and liquidity in the banking industry are near historic highs. A...

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EXPLORING BLOCKCHAIN & TRANSFORMATIVE
APPLICATIONS IN REAL ESTATE EXPLORING BLOCKCHAIN & TRANSFORMATIVE APPLICATIONS IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 25, 2018

Real estate is ripe for blockchain adoption due to its size, fragmentation, multi-party transactions, and illiquidity. Cryptocurrency wealth is real and offers a significant new source of capital looking for investment opportunities, not unlike inves...

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Global Investment Managers 2018 GLOBAL INVESTMENT MANAGERS 2018

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Aug 25, 2018

The survey was conducted by U.K.-based Property Funds Research (PFR). PFR is an independent management-owned business that provides confidential research and strategic consulting for investors in European real estate. PFR’s foundations are an e...

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Brave new world for India real estate: Policies and trends that are altering Indian real estate BRAVE NEW WORLD FOR INDIA REAL ESTATE: POLICIES AND TRENDS THAT ARE ALTERING INDIAN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 20, 2018

India’s economy exhibited healthy growth rates in the last decade, with the exception of 2012. The average growth rate registered over the period 2000–2012 was approximately 7.2%. The growth has been achieved on account of increased consu...

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OLM Real Estate Token OLM REAL ESTATE TOKEN

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Aug 20, 2018

The housing market, though capable of generating billions of dollars of revenue, lacks solution providers that can swiftly and efficiently supply the ever-growing demand. By launching the OLM token initiative, we will make history, creating innovativ...

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RESPONSIBLE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT POLICY RESPONSIBLE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT POLICY

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Aug 20, 2018

Studies have consistently shown an important link between ESG performance and financial returns. Harvard Business School research has shown that companies with a high commitment to ESG in their organizational processes, structures and disclosures &ld...

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New York City Real Estate Coin NEW YORK CITY REAL ESTATE COIN

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Aug 19, 2018

The New York City’s strong real estate market performance, the robust interest of foreign investors throughout its history, and macro factors that support job and population growth have together created a favorable environment for investment op...

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SUSTAINABLE AFFORDABLE HOUSING SUSTAINABLE AFFORDABLE HOUSING

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Aug 10, 2018

Sustainable real estate development is an essential component of intergenerational justice, in part because the real estate sector creates more than 20% of the world’s carbon emissions. Governments, recognizing that environmentally sustainable ...

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Real Estate Blockchain Solution REAL ESTATE BLOCKCHAIN SOLUTION

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Aug 01, 2018

Real estate is traditionally one of the safest and simplest ways to invest money in the modern world. However, real estate investment comes with its own set of drawbacks that limit ease of use. The main downside to real estate investment is their ill...

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Incentive Compensation Management: Build Versus Buy INCENTIVE COMPENSATION MANAGEMENT: BUILD VERSUS BUY

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Jul 23, 2018

Custom ICM solutions are built for you, not auditors, so they typically don’t offer visibility into actions performed over time. Auditors may lack confidence in your homegrown system, especially if they find errors or omissions. In fact, audit ...

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The Three “S’s” of a Great Incentive Compensation Management System THE THREE “S’S” OF A GREAT INCENTIVE COMPENSATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

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Jul 23, 2018

It all ties together. You want your sales reps to behave a certain way and close a certain amount of deals in specific verticals that match your company’s 3- and/or 5-year vision, but the systems you currently have in place to drive this behavi...

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Why Enterprise CPQ Implementations Fail WHY ENTERPRISE CPQ IMPLEMENTATIONS FAIL

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Jul 23, 2018

You’ve reached a certain point in the evolution of your company and you know it’s time to invest in a CPQ system. But buyer beware: There’s a certain misconception around CPQ systems as being plug-in devices or turnkey-ready overlay...

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Moving Away from Spreadsheets: How to Know When It’s Time MOVING AWAY FROM SPREADSHEETS: HOW TO KNOW WHEN IT’S TIME

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Jul 23, 2018

The spreadsheet conundrum... Joe Smith, sales director for Great Start-Up Number 5 Billion and Thirty-One, puts on a blindfold and reaches out blindly for something, ANYTHING, to help him organize his team’s deals and commissions. He’s hopeful. He’s ...

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Global Real Estate Blockchain Cloud Platform GLOBAL REAL ESTATE BLOCKCHAIN CLOUD PLATFORM

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Jul 20, 2018

i-house.com has been positioned as a global real estate blockchain cloud platform since its preparation stage. Its mission is to integrate global real estate markets with the blockchain mechanism. Through joining blockchain and real estate, the real ...

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LAND LAYBY LISTING (LLL) PLATFORM HARAMBEE TOKEN LAND LAYBY LISTING (LLL) PLATFORM HARAMBEE TOKEN

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Jul 18, 2018

Land records in most developing countries are not available to the public. Tacit land information shared through generations is rarely upheld in cases of dispute and is often lost over time. Consequently, the general public is forced to trust the gov...

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NAB RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY SURVEY Q2-2018 NAB RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY SURVEY Q2-2018

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Jul 12, 2018

NAB’s Residential Property Index (a measure of sentiment among property professionals based on expectations for house prices and rents) fell 17 points to +6 in Q2 - its lowest level since mid-2016 and well below average (+14). Sentiment waned i...

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How the Versatility of Expanded Metal Meets the Unique Demands of the Construction Industry HOW THE VERSATILITY OF EXPANDED METAL MEETS THE UNIQUE DEMANDS OF THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

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Jul 10, 2018

Architects may design environments to improve the quality of life, but it’s the construction industry that makes those concepts a reality. A fundamental aspect to sound construction is selecting the correct materials, and one that has been gain...

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Inbound Marketing for Real Estate Companies INBOUND MARKETING FOR REAL ESTATE COMPANIES

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Jun 20, 2018

The internet has changed the way people buy and sell homes. Methods of lead generation and sales that worked 10 or more years ago just aren’t working anymore.

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Blockchain application in the real estate industry BLOCKCHAIN APPLICATION IN THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Jun 15, 2018

While there is endless talk about the possibilities of blockchain for businesses and across industries, as well as hundreds of projects in the pipeline, few such initiatives have come to fruition. Among the most prominent industries that have adopted...

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Core real estate in a disruptive environment CORE REAL ESTATE IN A DISRUPTIVE ENVIRONMENT

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Jun 15, 2018

Real estate is just a shell in which a society operates Mankind has overcome nomadism and today settled real estate has become a major component in how societies operate. Real estate is a shell in which a society operates given that our lives (living...

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EU BIM standardisation on infrastructure and construction projects EU BIM STANDARDISATION ON INFRASTRUCTURE AND CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

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Jun 15, 2018

The future framework will contain both elements that are known, as from the Danish ICTregulations 118 and 119, and new elements. This gives the industry a possibility for continuing using well proved practices and supplement with new necessary elemen...

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FMI U.S. Construction Outlook Second Quarter 2018 Report FMI U.S. CONSTRUCTION OUTLOOK SECOND QUARTER 2018 REPORT

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Jun 15, 2018

Spending growth in 2018 is forecast to be led by select nonresidential and residential segments. Current top-three-performing segments forecast in 2018 include transportation (+10 percent), residential improvements (+9 percent) and office (+9 percent...

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Real Estate Tech Trends REAL ESTATE TECH TRENDS

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Jun 10, 2018

Real Estate Agents continue to be a critical component in the home buyers search process. Home buyers are relying heavily on online sources and their agents to provide information, with decreasing use of some sources, such as newspapers and open hous...

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Evolution of Health Care and its Impact on the Real Estate Landscape in the United States EVOLUTION OF HEALTH CARE AND ITS IMPACT ON THE REAL ESTATE LANDSCAPE IN THE UNITED STATES

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Jun 07, 2018

This paper examines the transformations and trends in the healthcare industry as it seeks to meet pressing challenges, including escalating health care costs, an aging population, the future shortage of physicians, geographical inequities in the paye...

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Treehouse whitepaper v2.13.01 TREEHOUSE WHITEPAPER V2.13.01

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Jun 05, 2018

For far too many, the dream of property ownership seems untenable, particularly in the majority of the world’s largest and most dynamic cities. Regulation & legal complexity, high costs, time constraints, tax implications, location limitati...

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Proven Local Strategies For Expanding the Supply of Affordable Homes and Addressing Cost Challenges PROVEN LOCAL STRATEGIES FOR EXPANDING THE SUPPLY OF AFFORDABLE HOMES AND ADDRESSING COST CHALLENGES

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Jun 04, 2018

It is increasingly widely recognized that there is a shortage of affordable housing in nearly every city in America. At the national level, 11 million renter households – more than one in four – spent upwards of half their income on rent ...

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Myth vs. Reality: Evaluating Popular Misconceptions in Commercial Real Estate MYTH VS. REALITY: EVALUATING POPULAR MISCONCEPTIONS IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Jun 01, 2018

Newmark Knight Frank researchers across the U.S. collaborated to examine six popular commercial real estate myths of 2018 and determine to what extent they are anchored in reality. For each myth, we summarize the popular theory from a national perspe...

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2018 Healthcare Real Estate Outlook 2018 HEALTHCARE REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK

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May 31, 2018

Interest in healthcare real estate is increasing as fast as the industry itself is growing. Rising patient numbers and real estate spending point to long-term demand and cycle resilience for investment in healthcare-related buildings. Healthcare prov...

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WASHINGTON STATE APARTMENT MARKET REPORT – WASHINGTON STATE APARTMENT MARKET REPORT –

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May 25, 2018

The statewide apartment vacancy rate decreased from 3.7% to 2.7% in Spring 2018. While there is variability among the individual county rates, all counties included in the survey had vacancy rates below 5%, which is usually considered the threshold f...

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Future Housing Product Type Demand and Preference FUTURE HOUSING PRODUCT TYPE DEMAND AND PREFERENCE

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May 14, 2018

The Housing White Paper found that because the existing housing stock is largely single-family homes on large lots, new supply will need to include more diverse for-sale and rental product types, at more price points, in more locations, to meet the b...

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Housing in the Inland Empire: Where it’s Been and Where it’s Going HOUSING IN THE INLAND EMPIRE: WHERE IT’S BEEN AND WHERE IT’S GOING

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May 05, 2018

This is a significant year for the Inland Empire. It’s been a decade since the Great Recession hit the United States, the nation’s worst downturn since the Great Depression, and it’s the year that home prices in many communities acr...

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Global Market Perspective May 2018 GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE MAY 2018

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May 05, 2018

Global real estate markets have carried their strong performance from the latter stages of 2017 into the first few months of 2018, with investment and corporate occupier activity at their highest levels for a decade. In the logistics sector, vacancy ...

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2018 UNITED STATES MULTI HOUSING MARKET REPORT 2018 UNITED STATES MULTI HOUSING MARKET REPORT

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May 05, 2018

ARA and Berkeley Point Capital present the First Quarter 2018 United States Multihousing Market Report. The statistics and outlook contained in the report illustrate current trends in the Multihousing sector.

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Amazon AMAZON'S CHALLENGE TO INSTITUTIONAL REAL ESTATE

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May 05, 2018

Amazon’s search for a new headquarters ("HQ2") has demonstrated the redefining of corporate America’s view of a geographical location, placing at risk decades-long views of optimal capital allocation for real estate investors. I...

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2018 White Paper on Future Housing Product Type Demand and Preference 2018 WHITE PAPER ON FUTURE HOUSING PRODUCT TYPE DEMAND AND PREFERENCE

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Apr 26, 2018

This prior paper showed clearly that the SACOG region is falling behind in meeting people’s needs for housing. Housing is being developed at a much slower rate than almost any time since the early 1980s. In information provided by Greg Paquin o...

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A New Era for Modular Design and Construction A NEW ERA FOR MODULAR DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

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Apr 25, 2018

Today’s worldwide capital projects are getting ever more complex and larger in scope, with many of these projects facing chronic cost overruns and schedule delays. In fact, as an industry, engineering and construction (E&C) almost just acce...

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A Decentralized Global Residential and Commercial Rental Platform A DECENTRALIZED GLOBAL RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL RENTAL PLATFORM

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Apr 20, 2018

Place to rent is a decentralized peer-to-peer (P2P) global platform in the space of both long and short-term residential and commercial rentals, such as homes, apartments, office, retail, and industrial space. We anticipate capturing real estate rent...

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Blockchain for Construction/Real Estate BLOCKCHAIN FOR CONSTRUCTION/REAL ESTATE

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Apr 20, 2018

A large part of digitized information is today hosted on various systems. As a result, businesses often face challenges such as a lack of transparency and efficiency, while a higher rate of inaccuracies creates a greater potential for fraud and dispu...

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A platform that enhances the transparency of information
on current and future real estate A PLATFORM THAT ENHANCES THE TRANSPARENCY OF INFORMATION ON CURRENT AND FUTURE REAL ESTATE

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Apr 20, 2018

The global real estate market offers uniquely appealing long-term prospects for investors capable of acquiring the data necessary for confident decision making. Critically dependent on local conditions and trends, the market has long been locked away...

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Brickchain Investments Version 1.6 BRICKCHAIN INVESTMENTS VERSION 1.6

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Apr 20, 2018

Brickchain Investments, Ltd (“Brickchain”) is a London based corporation founded in the first quarter of 2018 with the aim of bridging emerging blockchain technology together with the real-estate market, consequently giving everyone the p...

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Interval Fund Investing -Institutional Access INTERVAL FUND INVESTING -INSTITUTIONAL ACCESS

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Apr 20, 2018

The global financial crisis has caused an important structural shift in investor preferences towards alternative investments and away from more volatile equity markets. In addition, bond yields have plummeted in the aftermath of the crisis, leaving i...

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Building the Future Real Estate Predictions 2018 BUILDING THE FUTURE REAL ESTATE PREDICTIONS 2018

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Apr 20, 2018

The Real Estate and Construction market has been changing over the past few years. With all these changes going on, Deloitte Real Estate is releasing the Real Estate Predictions 2018. We hope the predictions enhance your understanding of the opportun...

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Trendbarometer Real Estate Investment Market TRENDBAROMETER REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT MARKET

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Apr 20, 2018

Digitalisation and demographic change are shaking up business, society and politics, but also the real estate sector. New forms of living and working, as well as changed values and attitudes, are shaping the real estate of the future and making as mu...

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Construction Industry Forecasts 2018-2020 CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY FORECASTS 2018-2020

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Apr 20, 2018

The start of 2018 has been an inauspicious one for the construction industry. The liquidation of Carillion in January, combined with the unseasonal weather in February and March, will inevitably lead to a poor first quarter of activity for the indust...

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Rise Housing Whitepaper RISE HOUSING WHITEPAPER

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Apr 20, 2018

Homeownership has traditionally been the path to a secure financial future. Yet with homeownership on a historic decline, home equity is no longer achievable for many. This has diminished the middle class and led to rising inequality. The reality is ...

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Blocksquare Version 3.0 BLOCKSQUARE VERSION 3.0

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Apr 18, 2018

Will blockchain technology produce PropTech 3.0, the next wave of innovation in real estate? Since 2012, real estate tech companies have raised USD 6.4 billion in funding and 4 companies have been minted to the unicorn club. This activity indicates r...

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A Decentralized Global Residential and Commercial Rental Platform A DECENTRALIZED GLOBAL RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL RENTAL PLATFORM

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Apr 15, 2018

This Whitepaper proposes a solution to reduce the bureaucracy involved when renting a property (commercial or residential), with the aim to improve the speed and ease of completing a variety of transactions throughout the rental process, including in...

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Tax Reform Boosts Investor Sentiment TAX REFORM BOOSTS INVESTOR SENTIMENT

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Apr 11, 2018

Commercial real estate investors look to the coming year with increased optimism thanks in large part to the approval of new tax legislation. Details are still unfolding on some of the finer points of the recently passed Tax Cuts & Jobs Act. The ...

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Sustainable by Design: Increasing Water Efficiency and Reducing Cost in Affordable Housing SUSTAINABLE BY DESIGN: INCREASING WATER EFFICIENCY AND REDUCING COST IN AFFORDABLE HOUSING

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Apr 11, 2018

Sustainable by Design: Increasing Water Efficiency and Reducing Cost in Affordable Housing is a case study drawing upon lessons learned from the Chicago Water-Efficiency Pilot. Enterprise Community Partners and Elevate Energy is working to develop so...

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Building the Foundation: A Blueprint for Creating Affordable Housing for DC’s Lowest-Income Residents BUILDING THE FOUNDATION: A BLUEPRINT FOR CREATING AFFORDABLE HOUSING FOR DC’S LOWEST-INCOME RESIDENTS

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Apr 04, 2018

Affordable housing can be a foundation for overall stability and well-being for the District’s lowest-income residents. Research shows that having a safe and affordable place to live is essential to health outcomes and achievement in school. Ye...

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Real Protection for Real Estate Liability REAL PROTECTION FOR REAL ESTATE LIABILITY

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Apr 04, 2018

As a real estate operation grows and evolves, it adds employees, customer databases, investors, and properties under management. Compared to other professional services, real estate operations must be especially mindful of the evolution of their liab...

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SOCIAL HOUSING IN THE UNITED STATES SOCIAL HOUSING IN THE UNITED STATES

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Apr 01, 2018

America faces a major shortage of affordable housing. Nearly half of all renters are paying 30% of their income on rent—or more. And the number of households who are renting is near postwar highs. Meanwhile, private market-focused policies have...

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The Impact of Waterfront Location on Residential Home Values THE IMPACT OF WATERFRONT LOCATION ON RESIDENTIAL HOME VALUES

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Mar 27, 2018

At Collateral Analytics we continuously work to improve our valuation models by incorporating new and better measures of those influences on value which, while exceptional in nature, create significant variation in valuation accuracy and levels. ...

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Real Estate To Go WHITEPAPER V1.5 REAL ESTATE TO GO WHITEPAPER V1.5

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Mar 26, 2018

Cryptocurrencies and other blockchain-based technologies have the potential to transform the real estate industry. This paper outlines a vision for a new crypto-currency, a trading platform and software applications for the real estate industry based...

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The Finnish Property Market THE FINNISH PROPERTY MARKET

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Mar 20, 2018

Finland is an open, well-functioning and stable economy, where strong growth, innovation and structural reforms transformed the country into one of the world’s most competitive economies during the late 1990’s and early 2000’s. Serv...

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COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE: A CLEAR WINNER FROM TAX REFORM COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE: A CLEAR WINNER FROM TAX REFORM

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Mar 15, 2018

The Tax  Cuts and  Jobs Act  (TCJA)  of  2017,  the most  significant revision  to  the U.S.  tax code  since  1986,  reduced  the headline  corporate tax rate from 35% to 21%...

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Land & Real Estate Blockchain Solutions LAND & REAL ESTATE BLOCKCHAIN SOLUTIONS

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Mar 15, 2018

This whitepaper describes the utilization of distributed ledger technology for record management of real estate titles, financial data, and property encumbrance, held within a federated blockchain operated by government departments, financial institu...

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AFFORDABLE HOUSING THE NEXT BIG THING AFFORDABLE HOUSING THE NEXT BIG THING

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Mar 15, 2018

The past two years have been landmark years for India’s real estate landscape; ranging from the formation of a strong regulator on one side to easing of foreign investor norms on the other. The years have also witnessed a major thrust on afford...

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TYCOON GLOBAL WHITEPAPER TYCOON GLOBAL WHITEPAPER

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Mar 15, 2018

Tycoon Global Real Estate Investment Platform (hereafter referred to as Tycoon Global) is a decentralized real estate investment, trading, and management platform, which is based on Ethereum.  Through a decentralized blockchain platform, Tycoon ...

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2018 Real Estate Marketing Strategy Survey Report 2018 REAL ESTATE MARKETING STRATEGY SURVEY REPORT

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Mar 15, 2018

Each year, the million-plus real estate professionals nationwide set time aside from their day-to-day to take a deep breath, examine their success from the past 12 months, and learn what they can do better in the year ahead to boost their bottom line...

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A Walk to the NEW BLOCK A WALK TO THE NEW BLOCK

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Mar 15, 2018

The operations and management within the CRE industry are abstruse and extensive in nature huddled up with innumerable formalities and yet this sector has arguably lagged behind in capitalizing computer-aided technology ' Real estate sellers/buye...

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ROCATI is the first cryptocurrency linked to a concrete good: real estate properties ROCATI IS THE FIRST CRYPTOCURRENCY LINKED TO A CONCRETE GOOD: REAL ESTATE PROPERTIES

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Mar 15, 2018

The ROCATI project the world’s first cryptocurrency linked to a tangible asset: the home comes just when the real estate market has reached its lowest point in modern history. ROCATI Limited brings together leading experts in the real estate an...

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2018 Real Estate Investor Market Research Report 2018 REAL ESTATE INVESTOR MARKET RESEARCH REPORT

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Mar 14, 2018

Buying a primary residence is an emotional and financial milestone in peoples’ lives. Buying real estate investments is different. It’s more like a business proposition, intended to generate rental revenue and profit through market apprec...

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COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE: A CLEAR WINNER FROM TAX REFORM COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE: A CLEAR WINNER FROM TAX REFORM

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Mar 14, 2018

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) of 2017, the most significant revision to the U.S.  tax code since 1986, reduced the headline corporate tax rate from 35% to 21%. Businesses have already responded to the fiscal stimulus, which was designed to ma...

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Real Estate Trading Support Version 16.02.61 REAL ESTATE TRADING SUPPORT VERSION 16.02.61

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Mar 10, 2018

Currently, online trading markets are powerful and increasing continuously. The most important one is the Real Estate market which needs quick and clear information. However, the information is, sometimes or often, sent from unknown senders. The pres...

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The Swiss Real Estate Token WHITEPAPER 2.0 THE SWISS REAL ESTATE TOKEN WHITEPAPER 2.0

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Mar 08, 2018

The real estate market is one of the globally largest but to our experience still very intransparent and inefficient industries. SwissRealCoin (SRC) commits to bringing real estate assets onto the Blockchain to revolutionize the real estate asset man...

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The Current U.S. Housing Market Where to Invest & Where to Use Caution THE CURRENT U.S. HOUSING MARKET WHERE TO INVEST & WHERE TO USE CAUTION

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Mar 08, 2018

As the price of U.S. housing reaches historic highs and continues to climb, financial experts and investors alike are questioning the reasons behind this continuous growth. Have we reached a peak, signifying a future decline? Is another housing crisi...

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2018 Real Estate Outlook 2018 REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK

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Mar 06, 2018

The real estate (RE) industry seems to be on an accelerating disruption curve highlighted by rapid changes in tenant dynamics, customer demographic shifts, and ever-increasing needs for better and faster data access to allow improved service and amen...

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Regional Housing Needs Assessment REGIONAL HOUSING NEEDS ASSESSMENT

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Mar 05, 2018

Through advocacy, influence and engagement, Central City Association (CCA) enhances Downtown LA’s vibrancy and increases investment in the region. As Los Angeles’ center for growth, Downtown has the potential to meaningfully address the h...

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Fixing our broken housing market FIXING OUR BROKEN HOUSING MARKET

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Mar 05, 2018

In the housing White Paper, ‘Fixing our broken housing market’, we made it clear that our priority is building the new homes this country needs. We made a commitment to deliver a million homes by the end of 2020 - and half a million more ...

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COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK 2018 COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK 2018

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Feb 27, 2018

Economic growth strengthened to 2.3 percent in 2017, from 1.6 percent in 2016. After a slow start in the first quarter, the economy picked up steam in the second quarter and finished strongly in the fourth quarter, with all engines of the economy fir...

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Impact of Tax Reform and Jobs Act on Affordable Housing IMPACT OF TAX REFORM AND JOBS ACT ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING

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Feb 27, 2018

There are close to 132,000 units of affordable housing in the U.S. that are in various stages of development. Nearly one-third of these planned units are at risk of not receiving the necessary financing now that the tax cut has reduced the incentive ...

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REAL ESTATE ASSET-BASED WEALTH COIN
V 1.0 REAL ESTATE ASSET-BASED WEALTH COIN V 1.0

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Feb 25, 2018

Economic inequality is one of the greatest challenges in the world today. For this reason, the founding team built Wealth Migrate an online Real Estate Marketplace that democratizes access to quality real estate assets across the globe at an affordab...

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The future of real estate service providers THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE SERVICE PROVIDERS

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Feb 22, 2018

Technological change affects everyone. It alters our daily lives at every level: social, economic, and political. Until now, the real estate industry’s reaction to these fundamental changes has been muted, even though real estate’s vulner...

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Deed Network  WHITEPAPER DEED NETWORK WHITEPAPER

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Feb 20, 2018

The Deed mission brings the relationship of property owners and agents to the 21st century. We repair the model of the real estate industry by reducing costs and labor while providing information transparency for all parties. Agents win more customer...

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The World’s First Tokenized Real Estate Investment Fund THE WORLD’S FIRST TOKENIZED REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT FUND

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Feb 20, 2018

REALECOIN™ is a tokenized real estate investment fund. The Fund seeks to acquire income-producing, institutional-quality multi-family housing units that need redevelopment or renovation. The Fund will improve the properties, refinance the equit...

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Blockchain-Based Real Estate & Mortgage Investment Platform BLOCKCHAIN-BASED REAL ESTATE & MORTGAGE INVESTMENT PLATFORM

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Feb 20, 2018

The traditional centralized real estate system has remained mostly unchanged in the past couple of decades. NEST plans to disrupt the current ecosystem by streamlining processes, automaCurrently, the residential real estate market is not as accessibl...

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GLOBAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST GLOBAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST

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Feb 17, 2018

Investing in real estate has long been a well-known method of wealth-building. Favored by many and with a myriad of options to choose from, individuals are spoilt for choice when it comes to their investment options. However, traditional real estate ...

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The rise and fall of the U.S housing market THE RISE AND FALL OF THE U.S HOUSING MARKET

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Feb 15, 2018

While it appears that the housing market has bottomed out, or nearly so, in many areas, a recovery is hard to find and the vast majority of those in the industry and millions of homeowners are still enduring economic hardships. How did we get into th...

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Urbit Data White paper, version 0.4.3 URBIT DATA WHITE PAPER, VERSION 0.4.3

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Feb 15, 2018

At Urbit Data we believe Real Estate market needs more transparency and therefore we are working hard to build the biggest online service and real estate management platform in the world. Our core vision is to create an ecosystem which offers and man...

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2018 Real Estate Outlook The Australian Perspective 2018 REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK THE AUSTRALIAN PERSPECTIVE

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Feb 15, 2018

Things look positive in 2018 for the real estate and construction industries. Although the uncertainty of previous years has not entirely gone and some markets won’t be as buoyant as they have been on the whole the road ahead looks more settled...

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Preserving Permanent Supportive Housing in Los Angeles: What Will It Take? PRESERVING PERMANENT SUPPORTIVE HOUSING IN LOS ANGELES: WHAT WILL IT TAKE?

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Feb 14, 2018

This paper represents the culmination of the research completed during the first two years of the Los Angeles Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) Preservation Initiative, a collaboration led by Enterprise’s Southern California office in partners...

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ESG and REIT Investment Strategies ESG AND REIT INVESTMENT STRATEGIES

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Feb 14, 2018

At CenterSquare we believe an appropriate consideration of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) issues is important to making the right real estate investments. Real estate assets are one of the primary locations of energy usage (environmental...

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2018 MULTIFAMILY North American Investment Forecast 2018 MULTIFAMILY NORTH AMERICAN INVESTMENT FORECAST

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Feb 12, 2018

Apartment investments will maintain a positive outlook in 2018 as the combination of steady job creation, healthy demographics and an accelerating pace of household formation sustain renter demand. The consistent ¬ow of newly developed units, a t...

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BLOCKCHAIN AND PROPERTY IN 2018: AT THE END OF THE BEGINNING BLOCKCHAIN AND PROPERTY IN 2018: AT THE END OF THE BEGINNING

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Feb 11, 2018

Driven primarily by private sector investment, blockchain-based technologies are being developed to address a number of land and property related challenges. This paper examines how those technologies have been applied to land registries and real est...

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The State of Commercial Real Estate Technology THE STATE OF COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY

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Feb 10, 2018

In recent years, real estate firms have realized the benefits of technology adoption to streamline operational efficiencies and gain competitive advantage. But across commercial and multifamily real estate firms,asurprisinglylarge proportion are stil...

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Exiting the Plateau: CenterSquare EXITING THE PLATEAU: CENTERSQUARE'S 2018 GLOBAL REIT MARKET OUTLOOK

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Feb 08, 2018

In anticipation of a plateau for underlying commercial real estate markets, REIT returns began to moderate beginning in 2015, delivering mid-single-digit total returns and range-bound pricing over the last few years. The fundamental factors moderatin...

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How Software Can Enhance Operational Performance in Commercial & Multifamily Real Estate HOW SOFTWARE CAN ENHANCE OPERATIONAL PERFORMANCE IN COMMERCIAL & MULTIFAMILY REAL ESTATE

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Feb 08, 2018

Real estate managers are increasingly turning to technology to improve operational performance across their commercial and/or multifamily portfolios. New, powerful tools are enabling operators to effectively optimize building equipment performance, i...

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Access and Affordability in the New Housing Finance System ACCESS AND AFFORDABILITY IN THE NEW HOUSING FINANCE SYSTEM

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Feb 07, 2018

One of the measures by which any proposed housing finance system must be judged is how well it would serve low- and moderate-income (LMI) households. In this analysis, we assess how well the multi-guarantor system proposed in the draft under discussi...

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CRE debt can be a “superfood” for investment portfolios CRE DEBT CAN BE A “SUPERFOOD” FOR INVESTMENT PORTFOLIOS

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Feb 07, 2018

Real estate equity markets are currently experiencing significant volatility, elevated valuations, and heightened uncertainty. Moreover, a “lower for longer” interest rate environment is leading investors to seek income ahead of capital r...

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Federal Tax Reform — Key Provisions for the Real
Estate Industry FEDERAL TAX REFORM — KEY PROVISIONS FOR THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Feb 06, 2018

President Trump signed into law the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (H.R. 1), or the "Act," a comprehensive tax reform package representing an overhaul of federal taxation arguably on a level not seen in more than 30 years. The sweeping piece of legi...

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THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE WHITE PAPER 4.0 THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE WHITE PAPER 4.0

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Feb 06, 2018

The purpose of this White Paper is to present Etheera and ETA Token to potential token holders. in
connection with the proposed Token sale. The information set forth below may not be exhaustive and
does not imply any elements of a contr...

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Emerging Trends in Real Estate The global outlook for 2018 EMERGING TRENDS IN REAL ESTATE THE GLOBAL OUTLOOK FOR 2018

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Feb 02, 2018

Yet there is an undercurrent of caution in the three regional Emerging Trends in Real Estate reports, and more so from the 24 senior professionals interviewed for this Global Emerging Trends edition. These industry leaders all acknowledge that this i...

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Exploring real estate monetization strategies EXPLORING REAL ESTATE MONETIZATION STRATEGIES

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Feb 02, 2018

In recent years, many companies have been reconsidering their real estate strategies. This is especially true for companies that own and utilize significant real estate in their business. In many cases, this is either part of an effort to unlock unta...

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Pursuing the Highest Standards of Professionalism and Ethics in Real Estate PURSUING THE HIGHEST STANDARDS OF PROFESSIONALISM AND ETHICS IN REAL ESTATE

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Feb 01, 2018

This white paper presents a series of proposals that have been discussed by the OREA REBBA Review Taskforce. The Taskforce does not endorse any of these proposals. They are options we want your feedback on. That feedback will inform the recommendatio...

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Evaluating the Housing Market Since the Great Recession EVALUATING THE HOUSING MARKET SINCE THE GREAT RECESSION

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Feb 01, 2018

From December 2007 to June 2009, the U.S. economy lost over 8.7 million jobs.1 In the months after the recession began, the unemployment rate peaked at 10 percent, reaching double digits for the first time since September 1982, and American household...

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Introducing Property Coin INTRODUCING PROPERTY COIN

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Jan 27, 2018

Property Coin is your exclusive key to participate in a token backed by a diversified and professionally managed portfolio of real estate and loans uncovered using Aperture’s proprietary technology platform. Property Coin is managed by Aperture...

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Revolutionizing Real Estate Transactions REVOLUTIONIZING REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS

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Jan 25, 2018

Real estate transactions can be some of the most complicated and burdensome undertakings many people ever participate in. Even the simplest lease agreement is rarely fully understood by the parties signing it. Additionally, enforcing the terms of the...

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State of the U.S. Construction Industry STATE OF THE U.S. CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

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Jan 25, 2018

Losses arising from natural disasters in 2017 were among the highest ever recorded. Total global economic cost was USD344 billion dollars as insurers covered USD132 billion of that total. Nine of the ten costliest insured loss events in 2017 impacted...

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The Size of the Affordable Mortgage Market THE SIZE OF THE AFFORDABLE MORTGAGE MARKET

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Jan 25, 2018

This Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) research paper documents the statistical forecast models that the modeling team has developed as part of the process for establishing the affordable housing goal benchmark levels for Fannie Mae and Freddie M...

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REVOLUTIONIZING THE COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY REVOLUTIONIZING THE COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Jan 20, 2018

Knotel is changing the way commercial property is listed, leased and recorded by creating a blockchain-based record of available commercial space, tenants seeking that space and, ultimately, all related real estate transactions. Currently, the public...

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EXPECTATIONS & MARKET REALITIES IN REAL ESTATE 2018 EXPECTATIONS & MARKET REALITIES IN REAL ESTATE 2018

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Jan 17, 2018

Geopolitical uncertainty will continue to weigh on investors’ minds, but the focus has turned toward a number of positive economic indicators and the continued optimism over tax reform. Despite this confidence, the commercial real estate market...

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Emerging Trends in Real Estate United States and Canada 2018 EMERGING TRENDS IN REAL ESTATE UNITED STATES AND CANADA 2018

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Jan 15, 2018

Emerging Trends in Real Estate® is a trends and forecast publication now in its 39th edition, and is one of the most highly regarded and widely read forecast reports in the real estate industry. Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2018, undertake...

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Tax reform and the real estate industry TAX REFORM AND THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Jan 11, 2018

The enactment of tax reform legislation will have far-reaching consequences and create new planning considerations for the real estate industry—particularly REITs and other investors in real estate. Our report examines selected provisions in th...

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Mexico Real Estate Outlook MEXICO REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK

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Jan 10, 2018

The trend in construction continues to show lower growth than that of the economy in general. In the third quarter, the fall of the accumulated GDP of the sector is -1.2% as an annual rate, largely due to civil works, which have fallen by 11%. The bu...

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Emerging Trends in Real Estate Reshaping the future Europe 2018 EMERGING TRENDS IN REAL ESTATE RESHAPING THE FUTURE EUROPE 2018

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Jan 06, 2018

Emerging Trends Europe reveals an industry that is buoyed by a brighter general economic outlook and, in turn, stronger occupier demand for much of Europe than previous years. Continental European markets are benefiting from a relative slide in senti...

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Current developments for the real estate industry CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS FOR THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Jan 05, 2018

The United States recently enacted the most comprehensive tax reform in more than 30 years. US policymakers and American businesses have championed tax reform for years on a bipartisan basis, concerned that the US tax system was out of step with the ...

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SOLAR ENERGY & COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE (CRE) SOLAR ENERGY & COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE (CRE)

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Jan 05, 2018

Solar energy offers commercial real estate (CRE) property owners and managers an exceptional opportunity to boost cash flow by reducing utility expenditures, increasing rents, and increasing common areas maintenance (CAM) reimbursements. Installing a...

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2018 Fair Housing Trends Report 2018 FAIR HOUSING TRENDS REPORT

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Jan 05, 2018

The central message our nation needs to understand about fair housing is captured in the subheading of Professor George Lipsitz’ chapter in The Fight for Fair Housing: Causes, Consequences, and Future Implications of the 1968 Federal Fair Housi...

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The innovative platform for all your Real Estate needs THE INNOVATIVE PLATFORM FOR ALL YOUR REAL ESTATE NEEDS

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Jan 05, 2018

MUXE is the innovative platform that uses Blockchain technology to allow users to LIST, SEARCH, SECURE, and SETTLEall your Real Estate needs. MUXE is a one-stop platform that facilitates from buying your DREAM HOME to getting rental income from your ...

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THE POTENTIAL IMPACTS OF TAX REFORM TO REITS
AND REAL ESTATE & CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES THE POTENTIAL IMPACTS OF TAX REFORM TO REITS AND REAL ESTATE & CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES

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Jan 02, 2018

President Trump signed the tax reform bill, “An Act to Provide for Reconciliation Pursuant to Titles II and V of the Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for the Fiscal Year 2018,” into law, marking the largest change to U.S. tax policy si...

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REAL TRENDS ANNUAL RANKING REPORTS REAL TRENDS ANNUAL RANKING REPORTS

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Jan 02, 2018

The REAL Trends 500, now in its 30th year, remains the undisputed leading report ranking the performance of the top residential real estate services firms. Firms are ranked by both closed transaction sides and sales volume. Due to the requirement tha...

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The Future of Data-Driven Performance Management in CRE THE FUTURE OF DATA-DRIVEN PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT IN CRE

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Jan 02, 2018

Perhaps more than any other industry, Commercial Real Estate (CRE) is primed to reap the benefits of advances in Big Data and Internet of Things (IoT) technology. In fact, nearly 33% (equating to $11 trillion globally) of the industry’s assets ...

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Economic Impacts of Commercial Real Estate ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Jan 02, 2018

Since 2008, NAIOP has conducted this study for purposes of estimating the annual economic contribution of commercial real estate development to the U.S. economy. The study uses key data sets from the U.S. Census Bureau and Dodge Data & Analytics....

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COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE DEBT PRIMER & LCAM INVESTMENT APPROACH COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE DEBT PRIMER & LCAM INVESTMENT APPROACH

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Jan 02, 2018

LCAM believes the supply and demand dynamic for commercial real estate (CRE) has created a favorable backdrop for investment. We believe limited construction and moderate economic growth has made CRE fundamentals favorable, despite recent market vola...

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Blockchain and Commercial Real Estate BLOCKCHAIN AND COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Dec 30, 2017

The inevitable convergence of blockchain and real estate may be viewed as a modern-day example of the classic confrontation staged when an immovable object meets an unstoppable force. On the one hand, real estate an industry as old as mankind is noto...

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Blockchain in commercial real estate BLOCKCHAIN IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Dec 27, 2017

The commercial real estate (CRE) industry appears to take pride in keeping several aspects of its operations secret, such as comparable lease rental rates, property prices, and valuations, to create a possible competitive advantage. However, secrets ...

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The Pros and Cons of Real Estate Investment Trusts THE PROS AND CONS OF REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS

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Dec 27, 2017

Before engaging in real estate investment trusts as a solid investment tool, you should familiarize yourself with the definition and inner workings of these investment products. With a clear picture of what this key investment tool offers, it will be...

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Treatment of Carbon Emission Units for REIT TREATMENT OF CARBON EMISSION UNITS FOR REIT

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Dec 22, 2017

In Private Letter Ruling (“PLR”) 201751011 issued on December 22, 2017, the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) revoked and modified parts of PLR 201123003 issued on March 4, 2011 regarding the treatment of carbon emission units ...

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Tax Reform and Real Estate: Impact
of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on Real
Estate TAX REFORM AND REAL ESTATE: IMPACT OF THE TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT ON REAL ESTATE

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Dec 22, 2017

oday, President Donald Trump signed the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (TCJA or Act) that lowers business and individual tax rates, modernizes US international tax rules, and provides the most significant overhaul of the US tax code in more than...

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2018 Market Outlook - U.S. Real Estate 2018 MARKET OUTLOOK - U.S. REAL ESTATE

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Dec 20, 2017

We generally believe that the premium for liquidity remains high despite steady growth and few immediate concerns. We see this across the different asset classes as well as within MBS/real estate. Across spread products, the liquid MBS and public sec...

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Should Real Estate Attorneys Produce Their Own Closing Documents? SHOULD REAL ESTATE ATTORNEYS PRODUCE THEIR OWN CLOSING DOCUMENTS?

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Dec 20, 2017

Everyone in the real estate industry is examining their practices in light of the big changes coming August 1, 2015. The new closing forms from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are the most significant change to real estate closing in years, ...

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The Global Luxury Real Estate Report THE GLOBAL LUXURY REAL ESTATE REPORT

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Dec 20, 2017

How are the international prime property markets performing, and what are the chief drivers of performance? Which are the “hottest” luxury primary and second-home markets? Luxury Defined, Christie’s International Real Estate’s...

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The Decentralized Real Estate Platform For Property Marketing THE DECENTRALIZED REAL ESTATE PLATFORM FOR PROPERTY MARKETING

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Dec 20, 2017

An alternative to property portals such as Zillow, Zoopla, realestate.com.au and realtor.com, this white paper outlines Propify’s real estate Blockchain marketing solution, providing a continual and immutable public ledger of property updates m...

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Understanding the benefits of REITs in the US market UNDERSTANDING THE BENEFITS OF REITS IN THE US MARKET

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Dec 20, 2017

A REIT is a company that owns or finances income-producing real estate. Unlike real estate companies that focus on developing properties in order to resell them, REITs buy and develop properties primarily with a view to holding them within their own ...

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Measuring the Impact of IoT on Real Estate Operations MEASURING THE IMPACT OF IOT ON REAL ESTATE OPERATIONS

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Dec 20, 2017

The fundamental truth that the value of the commercial real estate (CRE) is mostly based on location is becoming undermined by a new factor – information. While the fundamentals of real estate still matter, information on day-to-day building op...

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Exploiting the Multi-Family Opportunity EXPLOITING THE MULTI-FAMILY OPPORTUNITY

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Dec 20, 2017

In addition to diversifying the portfolio, multi-family investments can reduce portfolio volatility, provide steady income and offer tax advantages few investments can match. In this paper, we attempt to explain the benefits and risks of multifamily ...

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How to choose the right real estate closing and family law software for your practice HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT REAL ESTATE CLOSING AND FAMILY LAW SOFTWARE FOR YOUR PRACTICE

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Dec 16, 2017

Choosing the right real estate closing and family law software can be quite a challenge when it comes to understanding which one best fits your practices needs. By understanding the features that are needed, and adding good support with proper traini...

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How EasySoft Is Helping Real Estate Attorneys Boost Profits, Retain Clients, And Improve The Real Estate Closing Process HOW EASYSOFT IS HELPING REAL ESTATE ATTORNEYS BOOST PROFITS, RETAIN CLIENTS, AND IMPROVE THE REAL ESTATE CLOSING PROCESS

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Dec 15, 2017

Many real estate law firms have found it easier to outsource closings to title companies than to perform them in-house, but this practice comes at significant costs - both literal and figurative. Outsourcing typically serves one of three purposes. It...

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Top-10 Trends in Property & Casualty Insurance: 2018 TOP-10 TRENDS IN PROPERTY & CASUALTY INSURANCE: 2018

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Dec 15, 2017

Emerging technologies are transforming every aspect of the insurance business. Property and casualty insurers are adapting InsurTech capabilities to be more customer-centric, to optimize costs, and to improve operational efficiency. Transformational ...

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Real estate deals insights: Year-end 2017 REAL ESTATE DEALS INSIGHTS: YEAR-END 2017

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Dec 13, 2017

There is general consensus that when entering 2018 the real estate industry is at the same time in an elongated cycle but still has legs under it with more to run. With the passage of tax reform, significant capital available for investment and conti...

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COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LENDING TRENDS 2017 COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LENDING TRENDS 2017

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Dec 12, 2017

Commercial real estate found itself at the intersection of major global changes during 2016. Activity remained moderate in the world’s economies, with further monetary easing continuing on several continents, according to the Expectations &...

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The Influence of Healthcare Reform on Commercial Real Estate THE INFLUENCE OF HEALTHCARE REFORM ON COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Dec 05, 2017

The Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act (PPACA), commonly referred to as The Affordable Care Act and otherwise known as "Obamacare", was signed into law in 2010 and became effective January 1, 2014. As a result, the United States c...

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Blockchain and real estate BLOCKCHAIN AND REAL ESTATE

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Dec 04, 2017

Blockchain could radically change the real estate sector and other sectors in the years ahead. How will this work and what will it mean for the world of real estate? Is it players? What will blockchain deliver when it comes to uniformity, efficiency,...

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Brexit: What now for US commercial real estate? BREXIT: WHAT NOW FOR US COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE?

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Dec 04, 2017

Amid all the uncertainty in the post-Brexit world, one thing is certain—US CRE firms will be challenged in doing cross-border business. And the situation can get exacerbated if Brexit has a cascading impact and other countries seek to leave the...

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Commercial Real Estate Outlook 2018 COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK 2018

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Dec 01, 2017

How can real estate executives adapt their business models to keep up with the evolution of their ecosystem? Here are four priority areas for 2018 that may help them bridge the gaps while maximizing value and growth. The real estate (RE) industry see...

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Public and Private Real Estate: The Sum is Greater Than The Parts PUBLIC AND PRIVATE REAL ESTATE: THE SUM IS GREATER THAN THE PARTS

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Nov 30, 2017

There are multiple reasons to include publicly traded global real estate securities (GRES) in an institutional real estate portfolio. Some, but not all, of these reasons are also true of the private real estate. The main advantages of publicly traded...

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Building the Future of Real Estate via Smart Contracts BUILDING THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE VIA SMART CONTRACTS

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Nov 30, 2017

There is no doubt that the real estate market is the most stable investment that has consistently demonstrated a more significant profit margin and lower risk of loss over time. The stability and high likelihood of asset appreciation are what make re...

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Investing in U.S. Commercial Real Estate: A Tale of Two Cities INVESTING IN U.S. COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE: A TALE OF TWO CITIES

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Nov 29, 2017

Increased demand for U.S. commercial real estate assets and a maturity in the property cycle driven by economic growth have been major contributors to the volume of commercial real estate in the United States. But game changers, including technology,...

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Has the Internet Increased the Efficiency of the Housing Market? HAS THE INTERNET INCREASED THE EFFICIENCY OF THE HOUSING MARKET?

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Nov 27, 2017

Historically, research has shown that out-of-town home buyers are informationally disadvantaged and therefore pay higher prices compared to in-town buyers. However, with the advent of online housing platforms, a plethora of free information about the...

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Real Estate & Construction industry insights - property taxes REAL ESTATE & CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY INSIGHTS - PROPERTY TAXES

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Nov 22, 2017

The improved performance of the property sector in recent times means greater revenue to the State Governments from increased transaction activity and higher valuations. The proportionate tax burden borne by the Real Estate & Construction industr...

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Non-Residential Property Nearing the top of the cycle NON-RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY NEARING THE TOP OF THE CYCLE

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Nov 15, 2017

In a low-interest rate environment, it is tempting to gear up non-residential property to generate higher returns on equity. Yet, we believe now is not the time to be pushing leverage (gearing) levels too high. As the RBA quite rightly points out, if...

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Robots in Real Estate ROBOTS IN REAL ESTATE

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Nov 15, 2017

According to the National Association of REALTORS 2016 Profile of Homebuyers and Sellers, 95 percent of all recent buyers are using the internet at some point during the home search process. Of the home buyers who used the internet to search for a ho...

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Real Estate Fund Secured with Blockchain REAL ESTATE FUND SECURED WITH BLOCKCHAIN

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Nov 15, 2017

Major metropolitan areas across the United States and internationally have experienced tremendous economic and population growth over the past five years, resulting in near-maximum occupancy of both residential multi-family (apartments and condominiu...

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Making the Most of Online Real Estate Data MAKING THE MOST OF ONLINE REAL ESTATE DATA

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Nov 11, 2017

This whitepaper discusses the many benefits of Parcel Boundary Data and why it’s one of the most in-demand additions to real estate websites. Digital Map Products CEO Jim Skurzynski talks about how parcel boundaries improve real estate decision...

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The Fate of Real Estate in New Economy Retailing THE FATE OF REAL ESTATE IN NEW ECONOMY RETAILING

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Nov 07, 2017

In the new economy, the value of retail real estate will be defined by its ability to meet the needs of a retailer’s omnichannel sales strategy. The implication for landlords is the need for significant repositioning of existing assets and lowe...

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Unlocking the housing market UNLOCKING THE HOUSING MARKET

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Nov 02, 2017

The housing shortage is now one of our top domestic political issues, at the forefront of the government’s and opposition’s positioning during the 2017 general election and party conferences. However, policy development has thus far been ...

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Understanding Property Management Law - Tenant Lease Defaults and Landlord Options UNDERSTANDING PROPERTY MANAGEMENT LAW - TENANT LEASE DEFAULTS AND LANDLORD OPTIONS

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Nov 02, 2017

Landlords should have a provision in their lease that states that notice of non-payment of rent is waived. If that clause is contained in the lease, then it becomes a business decision on the part of the landlord regarding when to turn a defaulting t...

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The Boom and Bust of U.S. Housing Prices
from Various Geographic Perspectives THE BOOM AND BUST OF U.S. HOUSING PRICES FROM VARIOUS GEOGRAPHIC PERSPECTIVES

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Oct 25, 2017

This paper summarizes changes in housing prices during the recent U.S. boom and bust from various geographic perspectives. Nationally, the Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller house price index more than doubled in nominal terms during the boom a...

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Real Trends the Future of Real Estate in the United States REAL TRENDS THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE IN THE UNITED STATES

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Oct 22, 2017

This report results from a combination of research methods. Chapters 1 and 2 draw heavily from the research of one of the authors as well as from substantial academic literature regarding issues such as housing affordability, the evolution and fluctu...

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Real Estate Today: A Market Transformation REAL ESTATE TODAY: A MARKET TRANSFORMATION

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Oct 18, 2017

Responsiveness. Innovation. Agility. Adaptability. All organizations must possess these qualities in order to thrive in today’s highly competitive global economy. Until recently, the corporate real estate was not considered a strategic advantag...

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2017 Commercial Real Estate disruptors 2017 COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE DISRUPTORS

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Oct 18, 2017

CRE owners may believe that smart cities are unlikely to impact the existing built environment, or that the timing is too far out to consider seriously. However, some evolving trends are likely to impact the CRE industry faster than expected. Growing...

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Disruptive Forces in Industrial Real Estate DISRUPTIVE FORCES IN INDUSTRIAL REAL ESTATE

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Oct 18, 2017

The industrial real estate sector is at an inflection point in the United States due to a confluence of both technological and physical events and disruptive forces impacting trends. The rise of e-commerce has led to a reduction in physical store siz...

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The Millennial Effect: Urban Demand Drives Multifamily Fundamentals THE MILLENNIAL EFFECT: URBAN DEMAND DRIVES MULTIFAMILY FUNDAMENTALS

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Oct 18, 2017

An urbanization trend has taken root in major metropolitan areas across the United States, one that we believe will allow multifamily assets to continue experiencing solid fundamentals at least through 2016 and probably beyond. Household formation ha...

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The Story of Entry Level Housing Affordability in the USA Considering Price Tiers and Property Taxes THE STORY OF ENTRY LEVEL HOUSING AFFORDABILITY IN THE USA CONSIDERING PRICE TIERS AND PROPERTY TAXES

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Oct 16, 2017

Perhaps we need a new definition of housing affordability or perhaps we need to ask Dr. Barkham to visit a few more modestly sized cities, although he does conclude there is no housing bubble looming.   Still others have been singing the sa...

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E-Closings – The Future of Real Estate Closings E-CLOSINGS – THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE CLOSINGS

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Oct 10, 2017

The mortgage industry has been struggling since the implementation of the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) Act to produce and deliver accurate documents to consumers on a significantly shortened timetable. It seems that adopting electronic clo...

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Commercial Real Estate in the Digital Economy COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE IN THE DIGITAL ECONOMY

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Oct 10, 2017

The distance may be dead, but the location is not. Information technology and broadband connectivity are enabling automation and globalization to proceed at an accelerating peacebuilding innovation, boosting productivity, and opening new markets for ...

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Avison Young Commercial Real Estate Investment Review North America and Europe AVISON YOUNG COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT REVIEW NORTH AMERICA AND EUROPE

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Oct 10, 2017

With record amounts of capital still seeking a home, investors continue to find ways to buy into Canada’s finite investable commercial real estate sector. Investment activity is buoyed by a relatively healthy economy that is the envy of the G7 ...

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Roadmap for a REIT IPO or conversion for traditional and non-traditional real estate companies ROADMAP FOR A REIT IPO OR CONVERSION FOR TRADITIONAL AND NON-TRADITIONAL REAL ESTATE COMPANIES

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Oct 04, 2017

Since the legislation that first created REITs over 50 years ago, there is no question that much has changed in the world of real estate and real estate finance. REITs continue to expand and flourish in ways which were clearly not contemplated 50 yea...

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The For-Profitization of Affordable Housing Development and the de Blasio Plan THE FOR-PROFITIZATION OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT AND THE DE BLASIO PLAN

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Oct 03, 2017

Non-profit affordable housing developers have played a key role in New York City housing plans since the beginning of the modern, city-backed affordable housing model. Mayor Koch’s seminal Ten-Year Housing Plan relied heavily on non-profit deve...

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Understanding Property Management Law: Residential Landlord UNDERSTANDING PROPERTY MANAGEMENT LAW: RESIDENTIAL LANDLORD'S PERSPECTIVE

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Oct 02, 2017

Initially, it is important to ensure that the property has procedures to document everything that is performed during the application process. Proper qualification procedures will include written application, check list, interviews, along with credit...

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Student Loan Debt and Housing Report 2017 STUDENT LOAN DEBT AND HOUSING REPORT 2017

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Sep 26, 2017

The U.S. currently has a student debt load of $1.4 trillion, which accounts for 10 percent of all outstanding debt and 35 percent of the non-housing debt. The magnitude of the debt continues to grow in size and share of the overall debt in the econom...

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Using Economic Clusters to Better Enhance Real Estate Returns and Manage Risk USING ECONOMIC CLUSTERS TO BETTER ENHANCE REAL ESTATE RETURNS AND MANAGE RISK

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Sep 15, 2017

Building on 25 years of research, this paper provides an alternative approach for direct real estate investors seeking to add alpha to their broadly diversified property portfolios. First, one must simplify the landscape by grouping 128 different Com...

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Cybersecurity And The Real Estate Industry: Protecting Your Interests Against Cybercrime CYBERSECURITY AND THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY: PROTECTING YOUR INTERESTS AGAINST CYBERCRIME

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Sep 13, 2017

Over the past twenty years, business transactions worldwide have grown into an ever-evolving set of internet-based technologies that are designed to make business run more efficiently, and to facilitate swifter communications and closure and fulfillm...

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Private Real Estate Funds PRIVATE REAL ESTATE FUNDS

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Sep 13, 2017

There are various types of private real estate funds. Understanding the basic structure can help mitigate against associated risks. West Group Advisors has advised many clients over the years on various private equity transactions. We have reviewed s...

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Introduction to the taxation of foreign investment in US real estate INTRODUCTION TO THE TAXATION OF FOREIGN INVESTMENT IN US REAL ESTATE

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Sep 12, 2017

Real estate is very much a tax-driven industry. As a result, changes in US tax policy have an impact on the relative attractiveness of real estate as an investment class for non-US investors. Increases to the US tax rates on capital gains, the taxati...

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Our Fundamental Laws of Real Estate Investing OUR FUNDAMENTAL LAWS OF REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Sep 04, 2017

West Group has a series of 50 real estate investment principles that are derived from successful value investors in the equity markets. We call these the Thrifty Fifty. Most of these principles are well known, open and in plain sight. We have applied...

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Selecting the Right Software Technology for Your Construction Business SELECTING THE RIGHT SOFTWARE TECHNOLOGY FOR YOUR CONSTRUCTION BUSINESS

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Aug 30, 2017

Selecting and investing in construction-specific software is a critical decision for construction businesses. By educating your team about the current trends within construction technology and how a fully integrated system can improve profitability, ...

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Real Estate As A Strategic Asset Class REAL ESTATE AS A STRATEGIC ASSET CLASS

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Aug 25, 2017

Real estate, a key asset class in a portfolio, can offer stable income returns, partial protection against inflation, and good diversification with other investments in the portfolio. An efficient real estate portfolio should include varied regions, ...

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Valuation Issues for an Evolving Housing Market VALUATION ISSUES FOR AN EVOLVING HOUSING MARKET

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Aug 22, 2017

There are many reasons for the most recent recession and collapse of the commercial real estate [CRE] market. It was a “perfect storm” for the financial markets that were awash in cash that had to go somewhere. Wall Street banks, their cl...

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PREQIN QUARTERLY UPDATE: REAL ESTATE Q3 2017 PREQIN QUARTERLY UPDATE: REAL ESTATE Q3 2017

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Aug 20, 2017

Over the past few quarters, real estate fundraising has struggled to remain consistent, and 2017 is on course to see one of the lowest totals in the past five years. The number of funds closed in Q3 was a little more than half that seen in Q2, and ag...

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Understanding the Surge in Commercial Real Estate Lending UNDERSTANDING THE SURGE IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LENDING

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Aug 17, 2017

U.S. banks have increased their commercial real estate (CRE) lending significantly in the past five years. Economists and regulators note that some positive factors are driving this trend, but they also see potential risks. Analysts at the Richmond F...

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Transitional Lending - The Sweet Spot in CRE Investing TRANSITIONAL LENDING - THE SWEET SPOT IN CRE INVESTING

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Aug 16, 2017

This paper examines the risk-reward associated with investing in stabilized/non-stabilized CRE, and argues that low leverage loans backed by transitional properties are the sweet spot for CRE investing in the current environment.

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2017 Commercial Real Estate Investment Outlook 2017 COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT OUTLOOK

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Aug 10, 2017

The commercial real estate market may face gradual softening with signs that investors are proceeding more cautiously on new investment. Exclusive research results from the third quarter NREI / Marcus & Millichap Investor Sentiment Survey show a ...

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E-Closings: The Future of Real Estate Closings E-CLOSINGS: THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE CLOSINGS

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Aug 07, 2017

The mortgage industry has been struggling since the implementation of the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) Act to produce and deliver accurate documents to consumers on a significantly shortened timetable. It seems that adopting electronic clo...

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Demographic Strategies for Real Estate DEMOGRAPHIC STRATEGIES FOR REAL ESTATE

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Aug 07, 2017

The Urban Land Institute Terwilliger Center for Housing has long produced and sponsored industry-leading research on the demographic trends shaping real estate development and land use. From our biennial Housing in America reports to last year’...

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2017 U.S. MULTIFAMILY INVESTMENT FORECAST 2017 U.S. MULTIFAMILY INVESTMENT FORECAST

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Aug 04, 2017

Apartment investments remain well positioned entering 2017, though several important macro-level dynamics have begun to shift course. The November election set in motion a range of fiscal, monetary, regulatory and economic changes that will merit clo...

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REAL ESTATE MARKETING FIRM GROWS SALES BY 300% REAL ESTATE MARKETING FIRM GROWS SALES BY 300%

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Jul 26, 2017

A REAL ESTATE MARKETING FIRM in one of the largest markets in the U.S. recognized the need to develop and implement a digital and content marketing strategy for a large residential property but did not know where to begin.

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Commercial Real Estate Businesses on blockchain COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE BUSINESSES ON BLOCKCHAIN

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Jul 20, 2017

Real Estate Doc (RED) will revolutionize the managing of commercial real estate businesses. Running on our blockchain network, our technology platform facilitates secure, immutable and legally binding transactions between parties using blockchain and...

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Improving Building Industry Results through Integrated Project Delivery and Building Information Modeling IMPROVING BUILDING INDUSTRY RESULTS THROUGH INTEGRATED PROJECT DELIVERY AND BUILDING INFORMATION MODELING

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Jul 20, 2017

This paper presents a brief overview of IPD, reflects on how IPD stems from current challenges facing the building industry, and presents the perspectives of three key members of an integrated project team: owner, architect/engineer, and contractor. ...

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Multi-blockchain platform for construction and real estate market MULTI-BLOCKCHAIN PLATFORM FOR CONSTRUCTION AND REAL ESTATE MARKET

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Jul 12, 2017

The purpose of this White Paper written by Bitrent project (the “Company”) is to present the Rntb Token (the “Rntb Token” or “Rntb” or “Token”) to potential holders in connection with the proposed token...

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Guide To Going Paperless In Your Real Estate Law Practice GUIDE TO GOING PAPERLESS IN YOUR REAL ESTATE LAW PRACTICE

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Jul 07, 2017

Paperless offices are nothing new, but law firms are one of the last types of business to adopt the practice in large numbers, because we are all so accustomed to having to deal with massive amounts of paper for every aspect of practice. The truth is...

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Housing Finance Reform HOUSING FINANCE REFORM

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Jul 05, 2017

More than eight years ago, during the early days of the financial crisis, the federal government took control of the mortgage companies Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac through a legal process called conservatorship. Since then, Fannie and Freddie – ...

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The Case for Income Producing Real Assets THE CASE FOR INCOME PRODUCING REAL ASSETS

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Jul 04, 2017

In the post-Global Financial Crisis investment world, a distinct asset class called “Real Assets” has emerged, primarily motivated by the desire of investors to increase diversification and income while reducing volatility. In the current...

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Smart Buildings Boost Portfolio Value SMART BUILDINGS BOOST PORTFOLIO VALUE

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Jun 20, 2017

The commercial real estate (CRE) market is rich with opportunities for smart buildings to improve property management top- and bottom-line performance through expense reduction increased property values and better workplace experiences for tenants. T...

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A Decentralized Global Home Rental Platform A DECENTRALIZED GLOBAL HOME RENTAL PLATFORM

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Jun 20, 2017

We are convinced that the long-term rental space is the next industry to be disrupted by blockchain technology, and our entire team believes that blockchain and smart contracts will play a crucial part in this upcoming disruption. Redberry's goal...

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Policy Response Housing POLICY RESPONSE HOUSING

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Jun 15, 2017

The long-awaited proposals set out to deliver a higher number of homes through a co-ordinated approach that tightens up the planning system and requires local authorities and developers to do more.

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Significance of the Construction Products Regulation, including for data centers SIGNIFICANCE OF THE CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS REGULATION, INCLUDING FOR DATA CENTERS

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Jun 14, 2017

The aim of the Construction Products Regulation is to protect people in buildings against the consequences of a fire. The growth of digitalization means that the density of cables in buildings is constantly increasing. In general, the quantity of fla...

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Real Estate Technology Threat or Opportunity? REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY THREAT OR OPPORTUNITY?

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May 25, 2017

In this paper we explore what RealTech means, explain the global growth of RealTech, and provide a perspective on the future of RealTech together with the implications for real estate sector participants.

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U.S. Apartment Demand – A Forward Look U.S. APARTMENT DEMAND – A FORWARD LOOK

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May 10, 2017

The housing bubble fallout of 2007-2010 resulted in a paradigm shift in the U.S. among many households. Disillusioned by the bursting of the house price bubble that destroyed equity, many former home owners continue to rent today. Younger households,...

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Transforming Real Estate for the New Economy TRANSFORMING REAL ESTATE FOR THE NEW ECONOMY

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May 08, 2017

In every aspect of our economy, advancing technology and evolving demographics are fueling significant changes in demand patterns. How we live and work is increasingly connected, which influences consumer and business decisions. By its very nature, o...

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U.S. Banks Are Increasing Their Commercial Real Estate Lending—But At What Risk? U.S. BANKS ARE INCREASING THEIR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LENDING—BUT AT WHAT RISK?

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May 05, 2017

For the first time since the Great Recession, U.S. bank commercial real estate lending (CRE) has surpassed its 2008 peak. After a sharp decline in construction lending and an overall reduction in CRE loans outstanding between 2008 and 2012, S&P G...

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Real Estate Innovations Overview REAL ESTATE INNOVATIONS OVERVIEW

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May 05, 2017

In a constantly evolving world, even a traditional sector such as real estate changes and innovates. In our view, the future of real estate is directly linked with innovation. The startups of today are the potential industry leaders of tomorrow. Incu...

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Digitising Real Estate Ownerships DIGITISING REAL ESTATE OWNERSHIPS

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Apr 24, 2017

REIDAO seeks to introduce crypto assets that are backed by a particular real estate in the real world. This will create an exposure towards the real estate market for the crypto assets holders, such as rental income generation and capital appreciatio...

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Managing Innovation in the Real Estate Industry:
A Theory of Disruptive Innovations MANAGING INNOVATION IN THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY: A THEORY OF DISRUPTIVE INNOVATIONS

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Apr 15, 2017

Managers of successful firms are today facing challenges that would have been unimaginable to many of their predecessors a decade ago. The advent of information technology and electronic commerce has brought with it a significant paradigm shift in th...

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Opportunities in U.S. Real Estate OPPORTUNITIES IN U.S. REAL ESTATE

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Apr 15, 2017

While we are now almost eight years  into the current economic  expansion, our market indicators  remain positive for investing in U.S.  real estate. The market is competitive; however,  we continue to see compelling  op...

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Your Guide To Global Real Estate Investing YOUR GUIDE TO GLOBAL REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Apr 12, 2017

Making real estate a part of your portfolios offers a host of benefits, including a stable income stream and strong returns, capital preservation and diversification through non-correlation to the broader markets. But not all real estate is created e...

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The Land Registry in the blockchain THE LAND REGISTRY IN THE BLOCKCHAIN

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Mar 25, 2017

The goal of the project is to improve how real estate transactions are performed. The most common real estate transaction is the purchase of a private residence. Here we first describe the main features in this process as it stands today. Following t...

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Shaping the Future of Construction Insights to redesign the industry SHAPING THE FUTURE OF CONSTRUCTION INSIGHTS TO REDESIGN THE INDUSTRY

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Mar 15, 2017

The successful delivery of projects is at the heart of the infrastructure and urban-development industry. As one industry expert put it, “Project delivery is about the global value proposition of the construction industry, going beyond time and...

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A Shortage of Affordable Homes A SHORTAGE OF AFFORDABLE HOMES

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Mar 14, 2017

For the first time since the recession, U.S. household income increased significantly during 2015. Gains were seen even among the lowest income households, with the poverty rate declining from 14.8% to 13.5% (Proctor, Semega, & Kollar, 2016). Mil...

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Drivers of change for the Real Estate Industry DRIVERS OF CHANGE FOR THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Mar 10, 2017

Rapid urbanisation and demographic changes, especially within emerging markets, will lead to substantial growth in the real estate industry. At the same time as the industry’s opportunities grow, so too will assets invested in the sector. &ldqu...

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Real estate expansion lives on REAL ESTATE EXPANSION LIVES ON

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Feb 20, 2017

Since the instant the Big Bang created the universe, scientists assert that it has been expanding for 13.7 billion years. The same cannot be said of the real estate markets. For more than 200 years, the average full U.S. real estate cycle runs its co...

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Approaching Growth: U.S. REIT Investment Strategy APPROACHING GROWTH: U.S. REIT INVESTMENT STRATEGY

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Feb 14, 2017

REIT valuations position the sector as a compelling investment option as we enter 2017, as REITs have already discounted the factors that should moderate returns in the underlying real estate markets this year. For private real estate markets, 2017 i...

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PROPERTY MANAGEMENT
LICENSING
REPORT PROPERTY MANAGEMENT LICENSING REPORT

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Feb 05, 2017

For the purposes of this white paper, IREM legislative staff researched each state’s real estate licensing law and applicability to property management. IREM staff examined the real estate licensing authority in all fifty states and the Distric...

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An update on US tax reform and potential implications for the real estate industry AN UPDATE ON US TAX REFORM AND POTENTIAL IMPLICATIONS FOR THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Jan 30, 2017

On 3 January 2017, the 115th Congress was sworn in, which capped a surprising sweep by Republicans of the House, Senate and White House. Before, during and following the campaigns, President Trump, House Speaker Ryan and Senate Majority Leader McConn...

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Global Real Estate Securities – 2017 Market Outlook GLOBAL REAL ESTATE SECURITIES – 2017 MARKET OUTLOOK

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Jan 09, 2017

Our fundamental approach and valuation models suggest global REITs are priced to deliver an 8.5%–10.5% total return in 2017, consisting of a 4% current dividend yield and 5%–6% growth in earnings driven by occupancy gains, higher revenue ...

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Real estate Investment for Everyone REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT FOR EVERYONE

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Jan 02, 2017

For investors around the world, real estate has long been considered a source of significant, stable return. The popularity of real estate investment is undeniable given its annual worldwide transaction volume of approximately US$660 billion, a figur...

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The Evolving Real Estate Economy THE EVOLVING REAL ESTATE ECONOMY

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Nov 25, 2016

The foundation of the real estate economy is based upon the commission earned from the buying and selling of property. In every transaction, there is a buying side and a selling (listing) side. Real estate companies focus more on the listing side bec...

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U.S. Single Family Rental - An Emerging Institutional Asset Class U.S. SINGLE FAMILY RENTAL - AN EMERGING INSTITUTIONAL ASSET CLASS

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Nov 16, 2016

Single-family suburban homes have been the mainstay of the U.S. housing market since the post-World War II automobile boom. However, as mortgage credit availability became scarce and homeownership plummeted following the financial crisis, the demand ...

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A History of Record-Setting Value Creation A HISTORY OF RECORD-SETTING VALUE CREATION

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Nov 11, 2016

Starwood Capital’s opportunistic real estate program is distinguished by the Firm’s continuous ability to develop creative strategies to add value throughout the investment process—enabling the most advantageous exit.

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THE REAL ESTATE AGENT’S GUIDE TO “WHY SOCIAL MEDIA ISN’T WORKING FOR YOU AND HOW TO FIX IT?” THE REAL ESTATE AGENT’S GUIDE TO “WHY SOCIAL MEDIA ISN’T WORKING FOR YOU AND HOW TO FIX IT?”

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Nov 05, 2016

The questions real estate professionals typically have when using social media to their advantage are how to begin, how to build, and where to focus. The Impact of Social Media in Real Estate survey reveals that more than 87 percent of respondents ar...

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Dynamic Disruption: Technology Reinvents Real Estate DYNAMIC DISRUPTION: TECHNOLOGY REINVENTS REAL ESTATE

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Sep 20, 2016

Technological innovation is one of the most important drivers of societal change and in response, the built environment continues to evolve to facilitate changing demand patterns. Technological disruption is providing both opportunities and threats f...

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Final regulations on the definition of real property for REITs FINAL REGULATIONS ON THE DEFINITION OF REAL PROPERTY FOR REITS

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Sep 14, 2016

On August 31, 2016, the IRS released final regulations (“Final Regulations”) to clarify the definition of “real property” for purposes of the asset tests applicable to real estate investment trusts (“REITs”). The F...

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The Case for U.S. Housing THE CASE FOR U.S. HOUSING

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Jul 12, 2016

U.S. Single Family Housing significantly lagged post-crisis recoveries compared to equities and commercial real estate. That relative underperformance, plus potential support from pent-up demand, augur well for housing. In our opinion, median income-...

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Corporate Profile CORPORATE PROFILE

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Jul 05, 2016

Information presented herein for the second quarter ended April 30, 2016 is subject to finalization of the Company's regulatory filings, related financial and accounting reporting procedures and external auditor procedures.

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MIRVAC GROUP ANNUAL REPORT 2016 MIRVAC GROUP ANNUAL REPORT 2016

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Jun 30, 2016

Mirvac is a leading, diversified Australian property group, with an integrated development and asset management capability.

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GREYSTONE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS GREYSTONE REAL ESTATE ADVISORS

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Jun 23, 2016

The Seniors Housing sector is constantly changing and evolving. Greystone Real Estate Advisors is in the market every day, continuously talking to buyers and sellers across the United States and Canada. In this Market Trend Report, we discuss topics ...

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Digital disruption in commercial real estate Catalyst for growth? DIGITAL DISRUPTION IN COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE CATALYST FOR GROWTH?

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Jun 16, 2016

Rapid advances in technology are poised to disrupt many of the sectors that anchor Canada’s economy. The impact will be felt across the country, yet many Canadian businesses aren’t ready for it including the real estate industry. digital ...

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GLOBAL CITIES THE 2016 REPORT GLOBAL CITIES THE 2016 REPORT

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May 20, 2016

The UN is forecasting the world’s cities to increase in population by 380 million people in the next five years. Consequently, the planet will need to build the equivalent of five cities the size of Los Angeles every year between now and 2020.

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Brand Identity Guidelines BRAND IDENTITY GUIDELINES

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May 09, 2016

Our brand identity is the way we express who we are and what we do – in a way that people recognise.By consistently applying our brand to all of our communications, we reinforce what makes us stand out from our peers.

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The Benefits of PACE Financing for Commercial Real Estate Companies THE BENEFITS OF PACE FINANCING FOR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE COMPANIES

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May 05, 2016

Property managers often struggle to get technically sound energy efficiency and renewable energy projects approved for financial reasons. Sometimes the split incentive embedded in leases makes projects uneconomic for the building owner. Other times, ...

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TECH TITANS BUOY EUROPE’S OCCUPIER MARKETS: HOW THE NEW TECHNOLOGICAL REVOLUTION IS IMPACTING REAL ESTATE MARKETS TECH TITANS BUOY EUROPE’S OCCUPIER MARKETS: HOW THE NEW TECHNOLOGICAL REVOLUTION IS IMPACTING REAL ESTATE MARKETS

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May 03, 2016

At a time when many businesses are delaying decisions and reducing their footprint, technology and telecommunication (T&T) companies have proved among the most active occupiers and have been responsible for a series of notable deals across several Eu...

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THE NEW PARADIGM IN INTERNATIONAL LUXURY REAL ESTATE THE NEW PARADIGM IN INTERNATIONAL LUXURY REAL ESTATE

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May 01, 2016

The global prime property market continued on a steady growth trajectory in early 2015 after several post-global crisis years of price appreciation and booming sales. However, shifting economic dynamics and financial-market volatility created a parad...

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ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS 2013 ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS 2013

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Apr 19, 2016

2015 was a pivotal year for DAMAC, not only did we achieve record revenue and a profit level, a highlight was the company listing on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), our home market exchange.

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PROLOGIS U.S. INDUSTRIAL BUSINESS INDICATORTM
LOGISTICS REAL ESTATE ON STEADY GROWTH PATH PROLOGIS U.S. INDUSTRIAL BUSINESS INDICATORTM LOGISTICS REAL ESTATE ON STEADY GROWTH PATH

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Apr 16, 2016

Logistics real estate occupiers further expanded their footprints through the first quarter of 2016 despite recent volatility in the financial markets and the global economy. The latest reading from Prologis’ proprietary index of customer activ...

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The overhaul of lease accounting: Catalyst for change in corporate real estate THE OVERHAUL OF LEASE ACCOUNTING: CATALYST FOR CHANGE IN CORPORATE REAL ESTATE

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Apr 06, 2016

With the release of the new lease accounting standard as well as other market factors such as activist investors pushing for real estate monetization, we have begun to see companies that own or lease significant amounts of real estate for use in thei...

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A tale of two cities Investing in U.S. Commercial Real Estate A TALE OF TWO CITIES INVESTING IN U.S. COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Apr 04, 2016

Increased demand for U.S. commercial real estate assets and a maturity in the property cycle driven by economic growth have been major contributors to the volume of commercial real estate in the United States.

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Toll Brothers 2015 Annual Report TOLL BROTHERS 2015 ANNUAL REPORT

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Mar 31, 2016

FOR NEARLY 50 YEARS WE HAVE ACHIEVED GREAT SUCCESS. WE BELIEVE OUR MARKET BREADTH, DIVERSITY OF PRODUCT, STRONG BALANCE SHEET, AND NATIONAL BRAND PREPARE US FOR EVEN GREATER SUCCESS IN THE NEXT 50 YEARS.

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What You Really Need To Know About Commercial Real Estate Underwriting: Back to Basics WHAT YOU REALLY NEED TO KNOW ABOUT COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE UNDERWRITING: BACK TO BASICS

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Mar 20, 2016

Developing the net operating income (NOI) or cash flow is an important first step in the prudent underwriting of a commercial real estate (CRE) property. Quantitative analysis is one facet of prudent real estate underwriting, but the real estate math...

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Understanding the Commercial Real Estate Investment Ecosystem UNDERSTANDING THE COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT ECOSYSTEM

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Mar 10, 2016

Real estate valuations have become fairly expensive in 2015 and the current real estate cycle might be approaching the end of its lifespan.

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The Intersection of Affordable Housing and Historic Districts THE INTERSECTION OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING AND HISTORIC DISTRICTS

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Mar 05, 2016

This White Paper is divided into two parts. Part I: U.S. Census Bureau Affordability and Income Indicators, which have received little attention in previous research regarding historic districts and affordable housing, even though these indicators ar...

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Amer Group (post Spin-Off) continues to show strong performance ending the year with EGP 1.847 Billion consolidated revenues, a 5% increase YoY. AMER GROUP (POST SPIN-OFF) CONTINUES TO SHOW STRONG PERFORMANCE ENDING THE YEAR WITH EGP 1.847 BILLION CONSOLIDATED REVENUES, A 5% INCREASE YOY.

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Feb 17, 2016

Amer Group (AMER, CA on EGX), the Master regional developer of large-scale, mixed-use-family-oriented communities, has released its consolidated financial results for the Financial Year that ended December 31, 2015 recording EGP 1,846.8 Million conso...

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THE IMPACT OF OFFICE SPACE ON EMPLOYEE PRODUCTIVITY AND IMPLICATIONS FOR OCCUPANCY COSTS THE IMPACT OF OFFICE SPACE ON EMPLOYEE PRODUCTIVITY AND IMPLICATIONS FOR OCCUPANCY COSTS

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Feb 09, 2016

Office space densification, when over-done, or undertaken by a firm in an industry ill-suited to an open floor plan, can lead to a decline in employee productivity.

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Emerging Trends in Real Estate® EMERGING TRENDS IN REAL ESTATE®

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Feb 05, 2016

Emerging Trends in Real Estate® is a trends and forecast publication now in its 37th edition, and is one of the most highly regarded and widely read forecast reports in the real estate industry.

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Commercial Real Estate: Opportunities in 2016 and Beyond COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE: OPPORTUNITIES IN 2016 AND BEYOND

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Jan 18, 2016

In recent years, property investments have provided an attractive source of income as an alternative to the financial markets. The changing cost of capital, and declining competition from institutional investors.

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2016 FORECAST: PENINSULA RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE MARKET 2016 FORECAST: PENINSULA RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE MARKET

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Jan 01, 2016

The last twenty plus years have seen dramatic economic upheaval and equally dramatic recovery. Over this period, the housing market has likewise experienced volatility and, more recently, rapid increases to record high prices.

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AN INSIGHT ITO THE LUXURY RESIDENTAL PROPERTY MARKET AN INSIGHT ITO THE LUXURY RESIDENTAL PROPERTY MARKET

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Jan 01, 2016

Prime residential real estate continues to be immensely attractive for the world’s wealthiest individuals. Despite stock market volatility, geopolitical instability, and new regulations, luxury property markets overall still have a strong future outl...

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Global Market Outlook 2016 GLOBAL MARKET OUTLOOK 2016

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Dec 22, 2015

A full seven years after the financial crisis that rocked the world’s economies, we find ourselves today in an environment where every aftershock — whether set off by a slowing Chinese economy, sovereign debt concerns or geopolitical concerns — is gr...

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Mall Redevelopment White Paper MALL REDEVELOPMENT WHITE PAPER

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Dec 05, 2015

Despite the US economy reaching its healthiest levels since the 2008 recession, low inflationary policy, and loose borrowing conditions, US consumers are still cautious with spending on goods and buying from retail stores.

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New Zealand Retirement Village Database (NZRVD) November 2015 NEW ZEALAND RETIREMENT VILLAGE DATABASE (NZRVD) NOVEMBER 2015

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Dec 01, 2015

JLL is pleased to announce that its Subscriber New Zealand Retirement Village Database (NZRVD) 2015 update is available for purchase. The Subscribers NZRVD contains a selection of data fields from the JLL’s Master NZRVD 2015 which is used for consult...

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Seniors Housing & Care Journal SENIORS HOUSING & CARE JOURNAL

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Nov 16, 2015

The National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to advance the quality and availability of seniors housing and care options for America’s elders. NIC provides research, education, and incr...

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FALL 2015 Avison Young Commercial Real Estate Investment Review FALL 2015 AVISON YOUNG COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT REVIEW

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Oct 14, 2015

The U.S investment market strengthened between mid-year 2014 and mid-year 2015 as the availability of capital, improving economy, and historically low interest rates pushed sales volumes higher for all asset classes.

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RESIDENTIAL RENTALS The Housing Market, Regulations, and Property Rights RESIDENTIAL RENTALS THE HOUSING MARKET, REGULATIONS, AND PROPERTY RIGHTS

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Oct 14, 2015

This paper has been prepared by Robinson & Cole LLP in its capacity as national consultant to NAR. The paper is one in a series of white papers that NAR requests be prepared from time to time in order to focus on a particular smart growth-related...

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Don’t be Paralyzed by the Fed: REITs, Rates and the Real Estate Cycle DON’T BE PARALYZED BY THE FED: REITS, RATES AND THE REAL ESTATE CYCLE

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Oct 13, 2015

It’s no secret that the recent volatility in the REIT market has been driven by fears of an increase in the Fed Funds rate.Markets are concerned that a Fed tightening cycle may disrupt the economy and derail the real estate markets.

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Green Leasing GREEN LEASING

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Oct 01, 2015

This White Paper discusses green leases-The benefits, global best practice and demonstration of how a green lease can enable improved.

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Commercial Real Estate Research 2015 COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE RESEARCH 2015

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Sep 29, 2015

Commercial Real Estate is everywhere: your local coffee shop, industrial park, downtown main street, and even the office where you work. NAR has a broad array of resources to help you provide the best service to your clients, and to be the best in yo...

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THE KSA REAL ESTATE MARKET THE KSA REAL ESTATE MARKET

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Sep 18, 2015

Despite continued falls in oil prices over the past twelve months, Saudi GDP is expected to grow by 3.6% in 2015. GDP growth is however expected to slow down throughout 2016 with Oxford.

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THE FOUNDRY Request for Qualifications. THE FOUNDRY REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS.

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Sep 09, 2015

Lincoln Property Company (LPC) is pleased to present to Cambridge Redevelopment Authority (CRA) and the City of Cambridge the following response to the Request For Qualifications to develop and operate the Foundry Building in Kendall Square.

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A Holistic Approach to Property Valuations A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO PROPERTY VALUATIONS

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Aug 20, 2015

The unreliability of property valuations was one of the key findings that emerged from the (2008) Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission’s probe. Two key reasons among the various factors contributing to not-so-fair valuations are missing and/or i...

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The Evolution of Logistics Real Estate Clusters THE EVOLUTION OF LOGISTICS REAL ESTATE CLUSTERS

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Aug 15, 2015

The modern supply chain is both local and global. Trade patterns have become increasingly sophisticated in the last 20 years, driven by shifts in where goods are produced and consumed.

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Property Management PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

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Aug 12, 2015

For over 20 years, the local experts at Greystar have tailored solutions to meet the needs of our clients. Greystar leverages local market knowledge, experience and The Greystar Advantage to provide solutions for all asset types.

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INTERNATIONAL LISTED REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES ABROAD COMPLEMENT A U.S. PROPERTY ALLOCATION INTERNATIONAL LISTED REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES ABROAD COMPLEMENT A U.S. PROPERTY ALLOCATION

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Jul 01, 2015

Investors’ increasing demand for fixed income alternatives has led them to embrace real estate as a key component of their mixed-asset portfolio. As a result, institutional capital fl ows towards the sector have flourished in recent years. This...

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MODERNIZING & STREAMLINING OUR LEGAL IMMIGRATION SYSTEM FOR THE 21ST CENTURY MODERNIZING & STREAMLINING OUR LEGAL IMMIGRATION SYSTEM FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

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Jul 01, 2015

America needs a 21st century immigration system that supports a growing economy and lives up to our heritage as a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants. The Administration continues to believe that Congress must pass comprehensive, commonsense im...

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real estate act REAL ESTATE ACT

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Jul 01, 2015

Alberta Queen's Printer holds copyright on behalf of the Government of Alberta in right of Her Majesty the Queen for all Government of Alberta legislation. Alberta Queen's Printer permits any person to reproduce Alberta’s statutes and r...

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Impact of the US Housing Crisis on the Racial Wealth Gap Across Generations IMPACT OF THE US HOUSING CRISIS ON THE RACIAL WEALTH GAP ACROSS GENERATIONS

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Jun 15, 2015

The causes and consequences of the subprime boom, housing market collapse, and financial crisis hold tremendous significance for policymakers and activists seeking to ensure a strong and fair economy. Coming out of the Great Recession, one of the mos...

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OTTAWA COMMUNITY HOUSING CORPORATION OTTAWA COMMUNITY HOUSING CORPORATION

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May 23, 2015

We are pleased to submit the 2012 - 2015 Strategic Plan for Ottawa Community Housing Corporation. This document outlines the strategic priorities which have been determined through extensive consultation with tenants, staff, partners, our shareholder...

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Oxford Properties and Union Investment create 50:50 joint venture in London’s Watermark Place OXFORD PROPERTIES AND UNION INVESTMENT CREATE 50:50 JOINT VENTURE IN LONDON’S WATERMARK PLACE

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May 13, 2015

Oxford Properties Group (‘Oxford’) and Hamburg-based Union Investment Real Estate GmbH (‘Union Investment’) have created a 50:50 joint-venture (the “JV”) regarding Watermark Place in London, with Oxford acting as asset manager to the JV. In parallel,...

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The National Association of REALTORS® Addresses Risk Management Issues THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® ADDRESSES RISK MANAGEMENT ISSUES

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May 13, 2015

On Wednesday, May 13, 2015, the National Association of REALTORS® Risk Management Committee met in Washington D.C. to discuss issues effecting REALTORS® across the country.

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Investing in the U.S. Multi-Family Real Estate Market INVESTING IN THE U.S. MULTI-FAMILY REAL ESTATE MARKET

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May 06, 2015

Multi-family investments offer investors an opportunity to benefit from geographic markets within the U.S. experiencing superior job growth and real estate appreciation while reducing portfolio volatility, achieving steady income and gaining the pote...

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FROM EVOLUTION TO REVOLUTION: Building the 21st Century Genomic Infrastructure FROM EVOLUTION TO REVOLUTION: BUILDING THE 21ST CENTURY GENOMIC INFRASTRUCTURE

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May 01, 2015

Improve interoperability and data sharing. Stronger federal requirements are needed to ensure that genomic and other health data can be retrieved and compared across health record systems. Bottom-up, patient-driven reforms, such as giving patients (a...

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Self-Storage Investment Trends to Watch SELF-STORAGE INVESTMENT TRENDS TO WATCH

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Apr 16, 2015

Hiring Makes Steady Gains –Supports Broader Economic Performance.

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Large-scale logistics portfolios enabling foreign entry into U.S. industrial sector LARGE-SCALE LOGISTICS PORTFOLIOS ENABLING FOREIGN ENTRY INTO U.S. INDUSTRIAL SECTOR

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Apr 08, 2015

Foreign investor increasingly seek United States real estate markets.

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Goal flyer 2015 GOAL FLYER 2015

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Apr 07, 2015

©2015 Century 21 Real Estate LLC. All rights reserved. CENTURY 21® and the CENTURY 21 Logo are registered trademarks owned by Century 21 Real Estate LLC. Each Office is Independently Owned and Operated. ©2015 United States Soccer Federation, Inc. Al...

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Investment and Vacation Home Buyers survey 2015 INVESTMENT AND VACATION HOME BUYERS SURVEY 2015

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Apr 01, 2015

Traditionally, the majority of home buyers make a primary residence their purchase. However, some buyers purchase a vacation home to use for a family retreat or to purchase for a principal residence in the future, an some investors purchase a home to...

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OBSOLESCENCE: The Implications for Global Logistics Real Estate OBSOLESCENCE: THE IMPLICATIONS FOR GLOBAL LOGISTICS REAL ESTATE

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Mar 18, 2015

The industrial real estate landscape is changing as technology advances and consumers demand faster delivery of goods. These trends have a profound impact on demand, as several percent of industrial real estate is rendered obsolete in the U.S. every ...

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2015 U.S. REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK 2015 U.S. REAL ESTATE OUTLOOK

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Mar 16, 2015

Over the past several years, the market for U.S. commercial real estate has bifurcated, with pricing and funding liquidity conditions for “trophy” properties and other “core” assets differing substantially from those in the rest of the market.

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GLOBAL REAL ESTATE GLOBAL REAL ESTATE

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Mar 11, 2015

While real estate investing is increasingly global, property markets remain largely local, offering global portfolios a powerful diversifi cation benefit.

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Disruptive Forces In Retail Real Estate DISRUPTIVE FORCES IN RETAIL REAL ESTATE

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Feb 17, 2015

Reserve Bank of St. Louis, consumer spending constituted 67% of the U.S. economy in 2013. And for decades, consumers have fulfilled their needs and wants by visiting brick-and-mortar stores in urban downtowns and suburban shopping centers.

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GLOBAL LUXURY REAL ESTATE GLOBAL LUXURY REAL ESTATE

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Feb 10, 2015

Christie’s International Real Estate is the world’s leading luxury residential network. Together with collective knowledge of its 138 affiliated brokerages in 46 countries, Christie’s International Real Estate is uniquely qualified ...

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Earnings Release and Supplemental Financial Information EARNINGS RELEASE AND SUPPLEMENTAL FINANCIAL INFORMATION

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Feb 03, 2015

Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) today reported results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2014. All per share results are reported as available to common shares on a diluted basis.

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Top Five Predictions for 2015 – Property and the Economy TOP FIVE PREDICTIONS FOR 2015 – PROPERTY AND THE ECONOMY

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Jan 15, 2015

$116 pb 0 50 100 150 200 250 300 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014e 2015f €bn European Direct Real Estate Investment Interest rates will rise1 The Eurozone will recover 2 The Eurozone has fallen well behind since the sovereign debt crisis of 20...

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THE GLOBAL LUXURY RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE REPORT 2015 THE GLOBAL LUXURY RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE REPORT 2015

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Jan 10, 2015

Luxury residential real estate is property worth more than US$1,000,000 and typically owned by UHNW individuals.

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Trammell Crow Company TRAMMELL CROW COMPANY

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Jan 06, 2015

Well before “environmental sustainability” became a catch phrase, Trammell Crow Company (TCC) had recognized that prudent environmental stewardship was a fundamental social and ethical corporate responsibility. As a leader in commercial real estate d...

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Construction Cost Guide 2015 CONSTRUCTION COST GUIDE 2015

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Jan 01, 2015

As we prepared this 2015 Guide, there has been a significant devaluation of the Canadian dollar and a material decline in crude oil price and other commodities. These factors will impact costs in 2015. Accordingly, it is even more imperative to have ...

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Why Tax Reform Should Support Intangible Property in the U.S. Economy WHY TAX REFORM SHOULD SUPPORT INTANGIBLE PROPERTY IN THE U.S. ECONOMY

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Jan 01, 2015

America today continues to confront a competitiveness challenge of too little economic growth and too few good jobs. In the future America has the potential to create millions of good, knowledge-intensive jobs connected to the world via international...

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ECN Review of Crowdfunding Regulation 2014 ECN REVIEW OF CROWDFUNDING REGULATION 2014

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Dec 12, 2014

This second edition of ECN Review of Crowdfunding Regulation 2014our Review of Crowdfunding Regulation published at the end of 2014 marks yet another milestone in the work of the European Crowdfunding Network, its members and its supporters.

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JLL Global300 Cities: Top 30 - world’s largest business centres and real estate markets JLL GLOBAL300 CITIES: TOP 30 - WORLD’S LARGEST BUSINESS CENTRES AND REAL ESTATE MARKETS

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Dec 02, 2014

JLL Global Top30 account for 64% of Cross-Border Investment into the Global300 52% 43% 41% 23% 29% 19%25% 24% Office Employment Cross-Border Investment GDP Air Passengers HQsReal Estate Investment Retail Sales Population33% 41% 38% 53% 60% 64% 37% 40...

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JLL Global300 Cities: Top five cities JLL GLOBAL300 CITIES: TOP FIVE CITIES

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Dec 01, 2014

London accounts for 15% of cross-border investment in the Global300 $ Three-year volumes, US$ billion MOST EXPENSIVE OFFICE LOCATIONS Benchmark prime rents, US$/m2/pa FASTEST-GROWING OFFICE RENTS Dublin office rents have risen by 50% since Q3 2012 HO...

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CENTURY 21 Business Benefits CENTURY 21 BUSINESS BENEFITS

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Nov 01, 2014

As a real estate professional, you need to have a solid understanding of the home sale life cycle—from neighborhood statistics to the best place to find mortgage rates. You are a matchmaker and your job is about identifying the right choices for yo...

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Air Rights Parcels 13 & Hynes Convention Center Station Boylston Street and Massachusetts Avenue Boston, MA AIR RIGHTS PARCELS 13 & HYNES CONVENTION CENTER STATION BOYLSTON STREET AND MASSACHUSETTS AVENUE BOSTON, MA

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Oct 17, 2014

The joint Office of Real Estate and Asset Development (“OREAD”) for the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (“MassDOT”) and the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (the “MBTA”), hereby makes the following amendments, additions, and clar...

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SOLUTIONS THE SPACE RACE SOLUTIONS THE SPACE RACE

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Sep 10, 2014

This has become even more the case over the last ten years, as buildings have become much taller and slimmer. A couple of decades ago, a building with a height-to-width ratio higher than 12:1 was unthinkable. Now buildings of 15:1 or even 18:1 are be...

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Real Estate Valuation Services REAL ESTATE VALUATION SERVICES

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Aug 01, 2014

There are many ways to categorize impacts potentially attributable to fracking and their effectson property values.

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CORE VALUES IN US REAL ESTATE CORE VALUES IN US REAL ESTATE

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Jul 19, 2014

As in many other asset classes, valuations in US core commercial real estate have been affected by years of ultra-low interest rates.

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Building a High-Performance Home BUILDING A HIGH-PERFORMANCE HOME

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Jul 14, 2014

Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas®) encourages the installation of new and existing natural gas technologies and services in residential housing.

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DISRUPTING REAL ESTATE: THE IMPACT OF TECHNOLOGY AND THE INDUSTRY’S FUTURE DISRUPTING REAL ESTATE: THE IMPACT OF TECHNOLOGY AND THE INDUSTRY’S FUTURE

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Jul 14, 2014

The growing role of the Internet in U.S. home sales was made all the more apparent by Zillow’s recent acquisition of rival Trulia. After all, not only did the dominant U.S. real estate website expand its influence via the merger but also, for the fir...

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FHFA Mortgage Analytics Platform FHFA MORTGAGE ANALYTICS PLATFORM

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Jul 10, 2014

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) maintains a proprietary Mortgage Analytics Platform to support the Agency’s strategic plan. The objective of this white paper is to provide interested stakeholders with a detailed description of the pla...

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STATE OF TENNESSEE COMPTROLLER OF THE TREASURY STATE OF TENNESSEE COMPTROLLER OF THE TREASURY

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Jun 14, 2014

Management is responsible for the preparation and fair presentation of these financial statements in accordance with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America; this includes the design.

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Best Beach Real Estate BEST BEACH REAL ESTATE

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Jun 12, 2014

Weichert sales associates are generally acknowledged to be the best trained in the industry. In those complicated times, my detailed knowledge of real estate and our local market.

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How to buy real estate in Greece HOW TO BUY REAL ESTATE IN GREECE

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Jun 10, 2014

Invest in Greece is the official Investment Promotion Agency of Greece that promotes and facilitates private investment. Invest in Greece Agency provides investors with assistance, analysis, advice and aftercare support.

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Startup Europe Crowdfunding Network STARTUP EUROPE CROWDFUNDING NETWORK

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Apr 19, 2014

Networking European crowdfunding platforms around a common understanding of the industry is vital. Only with a crowdfunding environment that is marked by professionalism, transparency and coherent practices, it can be expected that potential crowd fu...

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WULVERN HOUSING WULVERN HOUSING

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Apr 14, 2014

Wulvern is an award winning housing association, providing affordable homes and services across Cheshire and into Staffordshire. The Association, which aims to deliver ‘brilliant social housing’, manages over 5300 homes and has 15000 customers in...

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Empire State Building Broadcasting Featured at 2014 NAB Show EMPIRE STATE BUILDING BROADCASTING FEATURED AT 2014 NAB SHOW

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Apr 04, 2014

Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESRT), will present an innovative case study on Broadcasting at the Empire State Building (ESB) as a featured presentation and paper at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Broadcasting Engineering Co...

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Market Conditions for Senior Housing in the Philadelphia Region MARKET CONDITIONS FOR SENIOR HOUSING IN THE PHILADELPHIA REGION

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Apr 04, 2014

By now, the value potential of senior housing real estate is well known. Low interest rates, innovative financing options and the expected overwhelming national demand from an aging population for senior communities all speak to the potential of seni...

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ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS 2013 ANNUAL REPORT AND ACCOUNTS 2013

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Apr 03, 2014

A desire to deliver is at the heart of DAMAC’s culture, mission and values – from the selection of the Company’s development partners, such as architects, designers, and contractors – to the handover of keys. The following sec...

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Real Estate as an Asset Class REAL ESTATE AS AN ASSET CLASS

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Mar 14, 2014

The ongoing near zero-interest rate environment in most industrialized nations poses a variety of challenges to private and institutional investors. On the one hand, traditional fixed-income investments do not provide the desired yield levels as they...

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Minnesota Farm Real Estate Sales MINNESOTA FARM REAL ESTATE SALES

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Mar 04, 2014

The analyses and views reported in this paper are those of the author. They are not necessarily endorsed by the Department of Applied Economics or by the University of Minnesota.

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Does Brand Matter to the Real Estate Consumer? DOES BRAND MATTER TO THE REAL ESTATE CONSUMER?

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Jan 07, 2014

When Keller Williams Realty announced in February of 2011 that it had become the second-largest real estate company in the United States, it sparked a rash of marketing responses from other international real estate firms, asserting their own dominan...

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