CRE Update in a New York Minute

CRE Update in a New York Minute

I just returned from the ICSC National show, the 2nd largest retail show in the country. Optimism was fairly decent, but then again it’s a retail conference. A few things I heard on the floor and in the taxi lines: If investors are willing to risk secondary equity at 12%, we may be closer to [Read More]

What’s Ahead for Commercial Real Estate From an Investment Veteran

What’s Ahead for Commercial Real Estate From an Investment Veteran

Retirement is a strange word to me, as it seems few people ever really stop working.  Perhaps we just shift our interests a bit. Last week, I was talking with the recently “retired” Mike Prior, who formerly managed a mortgage loan investment portfolio of $5-6 billion for a major life insurance company. Mike now offices in our quiet [Read More]