Report: Good News Ahead for Hotels

Report: Good News Ahead for Hotels

It looks like commercial real estate’s hospitality sector, like others in the industry, should benefit from a continued strong economy. Occupancy rates could be the highest in years through 2018, even as new development should increase the overall market by two...

Spirit’s REIT Spinoff SpinCo Shows Net Lease Confidence

The net-lease sector of commercial real estate has been strong throughout economic cycles, and now there is more evidence of perceived investor interest in these types of assets. Major net-lease REIT Spirit Realty is splitting off part of its portfolio into a separate...

PHX Retail and Industrial Vacancy Rates Improve

Colliers had some good news with its fourth-quarter reports on two sectors of the Phoenix commercial real estate market: retail and industrial. Vacancy rates for both property types are apparently decreasing. On the retail front, Colliers says Phoenix retail vacancy...

Hotel Supply Up, While Demand Wanes

The lodging sector of commercial real estate, which enjoyed a pretty strong run right after the recession, is finally cooling off. A lack of supply that the hotel industry faced for several years has been fulfilled in many areas, and now demand is starting to taper...

Survival Tips for the ICSC RECon Show

The upcoming ICSC RECon show in Las Vegas between May 22 and 25 promises to be another busy event. With over 1000 exhibitors and over 36,000 (and counting) attendees, this event will again be the world’s largest commercial real estate conference, and also the premier...