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‘Purgatory’ Grips $146 Billion of Distressed Commercial Property

The pandemic helped push about $146 billion of commercial real estate into distress or serious risk of bankruptcy last year, according to Real Capital Analytics. Bloomberg (Bloomberg)—Good news about vaccines

What the Permitted Use Clause Means Under COVID-19 Restrictions

While many commercial real estate insiders have focused on the force majeure clauses, there are other aspects of lease contracts that may come into play. Josh Migdal and Jordan Nadel

Biden’s Use of Fair Housing Act Could Open Doors for Development

Exclusive suburban areas can be held to account if their policies create places where housing is consistently too expensive for people protected by the law. Bendix Anderson A complicated federal

WMRE’s Common Area: What Automation Means for Logistics Real Estate

Melinda McLaughlin, Prologis’ vice president of research, comes on the show to dispel misconceptions about the increased adoption of technology in the logistics space. WMRE Staff In this episode, David

CBD Office Values Show Little Sign of Distress

Neither rents nor cap rates have fallen by much for office buildings in major gateway markets. Patricia Kirk While the timeline for a post-pandemic recovery in the office sector remains

How Real Estate Funds Should Market Investment Returns to Potential Investors

If a real estate entity or fund is able to take some uncertainty out of the investment process, they will have a competitive advantage. Philip DeRosa Given the current economic

Student Housing Properties Begin to Change Hands Again

Potential sellers are still optimistic about the investor demand for student housing properties. Bendix Anderson Investors opened their wallets a little wider in the last months of 2020 to buy

Demand for Cold Storage Hits Point Where Spec Projects Make Sense

The logistics of vaccine distribution are drawing more attention to cold storage. But demand for this asset class is still primarily driven by grocery deliveries. Patricia Kirk Recent reports in