• Silicon Valley Research and Development Real Estate Makes Course Correction
    Silicon Valley's leasing for research and development space is picking up as companies in the area near San Francisco grow. Large technology companies searching for big blocks of space helped research and development real estate in California's Silicon Valley rebound from the highest vacancy rate in four years, and more ...
    October 24
  • Did You Hear? TH Real Estate Sets Succession Plan for Retail Chief
    TH Real Estate, the second-largest investment manager of retail assets globally, has named Manuel Martin a co-head of its retail platform as it prepares for the retirement of leader John Ragland.An affiliate of Nuveen, the investment management arm of financial services giant TIAA, TH Real Estate promoted Martin, most recently ...
    October 24
  • Amazon Effect: Project Aims to Reshape a Seattle Suburb Into a Tech Hub
    Southport will feature three office towers designed for technology tenants. Credit: Studio 216 Developer Michael Christ aims to do for a Seattle suburb what Amazon did for its South Lake Union neighborhood a decade ago. All he needs now is a major tenant to make it pay off. Christ is ...
    October 24
  • Rare Suburban Seattle Apartment Community with Upside Trades for $97 Million
    A local real estat e investment trust has acquired a sought-after rarity in the Seattle apartment market: a suburban property with room for rent growth after a renovation program. RISE Properties Trust, of Seattle, teamed up with El Segundo, California-based operator Tokyu Land US to buy the Alaire Apartment Homes, ...
    October 24
  • Speculative Industrial Construction Ramping up in Dallas-Fort Worth
    Nearly 70 percent of all industrial space underway in the Dallas-Forth Worth area is now unleased, a marked increase compared to 2016-17 where speculative space consisted of roughly half of all construction. As a major super-regional distribution hub, the region benefits from strong regional and national logistics trends, as well ...
    October 24
  • Chicago Skyline-Altering Project Faces Changes
    Related Midwest's planned two-tower project on the Chicago waterfront has been dealt a blow by a Chicago alderman. Rendering from Related Midwest. Related Midwest’s plans for a two-tower project soaring as high as 1,100 feet on a key Chicago waterfront property face further revisions after objections from a city official ...
    October 23
  • Did You Hear? JLL Promotes Alexander to Key New Jersey Post
    Global commercial real estate services firm Jones Lang LaSalle has promoted Senior Vice President Andrea Alexander to lead its project and development services (PDS) group in New Jersey. In her new role, Alexander will oversee all PDS activity in the state, including managing the team of project managers, servicing clients, ...
    October 23
  • Minnesota Investment Firm Enters Memphis Market with Acquisition of Oak Hollow Apartments
    The 277-unit Oak Hollow Apartments in Southaven, Mississippi. Bloomington, Minnesota-based Timberland Partners purchased a 277-unit multifamily complex in Southaven, Mississippi, from Haley Residential. Oak Hollow Apartments sold for an undisclosed price. The garden-style complex at 646 Whispering Oaks Drive comprises one-, two- and three-bedroom units ranging from 943 to 1,316 ...
    October 23
  • Office Rent Growth in Seattle’s Eastside Maintains Strong Momentum as More Companies Join Amazon and Microsoft in Adding Space
    Seattle’s Eastside, which covers all the office neighborhoods east of Lake Washington, has been attracting a lot of leasing activity recently and commanding some of the highest rents in the market thanks to numerous companies, including big-name tenants like Amazon and Microsoft, leasing up more space. Many of these firms ...
    October 23
  • Even All Those New Miami Apartments Can’t Fill the Demand
    Miami apartment demand is exceeding a surge in construction. Miami area residents are moving into apartments faster than new units are being built as developers struggle to keep pace with the ravenous demand and short supply following the latest surge of condominium conversions. But analysts warn that the demand may ...
    October 23