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Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate 2017-2018

Global uncertainty and political polarization top the list of issues expected to have the most significant impact on real estate throughout 2017- 2018, according to The Counselors of Real Estate ®, the invitation-only professional association for the industry’s leading real estate advisors. The Counselors’ 1,100 global members undertake extensive collaborative dialogue on issues and trends […]

More Retail Closures are Coming

Retailers are bracing for a fresh wave of store closures in 2018 that’s expected to eclipse the rash of closures that rocked the industry last year. “Landlords are panicking,” said Larry Perkins, CEO and founder of the advisory firm SierraConstellation Partners. “The last year was pretty apocalyptic from a retail standpoint, and the macro issues haven’t […]

The Re-making of America’s Malls

Mall Owners Work to Reclaim Retail Wasteland With Public Money Zhenglong8614 | Dreamstime Monday, 30 Oct 2017 07:36 AM At the Brookfield Square mall in Wisconsin, the landlord, CBL & Associates Properties Inc., needed a new occupant for a fading Sears. CBL had been tinkering with the mix for the past few years. Earlier, in 2008, it […]