US NEWS – REFI

Colliers: Economic policy changes could shift space use – REFI

The Trump administration’s plans to scale back financial regulations could result in the most significant shifts in economic policy in a generation


Investors shifting into risk-off mode – REFI

More commercial real estate investors are looking at lower-risk investments, including redeveloping or repositioning older properties, as prices rise and

Brexit: A roadmap for U.S. uncertainty? – REFI

The world financial markets’ reaction to the U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union could be a roadmap for investors



RADCO sees rising competition in affordable apartments – REFI

The RADCO Company is expecting to be coming up against more competitors in the coming year who want to carve


Private partnership puts prime suburban D.C. land up for sale – REFI

Tab 1 Associates, a private partnership led by Jay Taustin, has put up for sale more than 260 acres of


Investors chase suburban-core deals as Millennials trickle out of cities – REFI

A number of prominent commercial real estate investors have begun to chase deals outside of the popular urban markets in


Juniper Square launches web-based investment management platform – REFI

Juniper Square, a real estate software firm, has publicly launched its all-in-one investment management software geared for commercial real estate,


Walker & Dunlop buys Deerwood unit to beef up NYC presence – REFI

Walker & Dunlop has acquired the loan origination platform of Deerwood Real Estate Capital, a commercial mortgage brokerage and advisory


Canadian design specialist touts design-build construction model – REFI

Canadian firm Ecosystem Energy Services is championing a design-build process that it believes will streamline and reduce costs for commercial real estate


Korean Teachers, TH Real Estate launch $1bn lending venture – REFI

The Korean Teachers’ Credit Union and TH Real Estate, a division of TIAA Global Asset Management, have formed a joint


Cushman shops newly built Brooklyn hotel – REFI

Cushman & Wakefield is marketing a newly built, five-story hotel at 447 Union Avenue in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg submarket on behalf


Opportunity knocks as uncertainty permeates equity, debt markets – REFI

The commercial real estate market is entering a period of what’s widely expected to be prolonged uncertainty, which has the


GTIS goes long on single-family market – REFI

New York-based GTIS Partners has rolled out StreetLane Homes, a dedicated group that will focus on the single-family residential market.




Magnolia Capital buys Raleigh multifamily – REFI

Ram Realty Advisors has sold a 452-unit multi-housing community in Raleigh, North Carolina for $56.725m to Magnolia Capital, reported PIE’s


New Rochelle issues RFP for mixed-used development site – REFI

The city of New Rochelle, N.Y., has launched a request for proposals to develop a city-owned parcel of land that’s


CREFC balances uncertainty with cautious optimism – REFI

Commercial real estate financing players were optimistic in their 2017 outlook at CREFC's annual conference in Miami this month, with most


Columbia exits Houston market with giant portfolio sale – REFI

Columbia Property Trust has exited the Houston market with the sale of a three-property office portfolio to Spear Street Capital for $272m, PIE’s sister


CMBS loses ground to alternative lenders – REFI

Although 2017 is forecast to be a watershed year for loan refinancing, with between $150bn and $160bn of maturities, commercial