Tuesday July 18, 2017
Oregon job growth accelerates, unemployment edges up
that Oregon's economic expansion is no longer limited to the Portland metro area. Regional labor economist Damon Runberg wrote a report
Monday July 17, 2017
Atlanta Office Market’s New Heights, Surpasses $24 PSF Rental Rates
& Wakefield released second quarter 2017 statistics today for the Atlanta office market, which demonstrated continued growth and record-
Thursday July 13, 2017
U.S. office market fundamentals remain strong | Institutional Real Estate, Inc.
Institutional Real Estate, Inc.
Dow sets record-high close; Fed signals gradual rate hikes
Bangor Daily News
Wednesday July 12, 2017
Apartment construction at a 20-year high | Institutional Real Estate, Inc.
Washington named America’s top state for business | Institutional Real Estate, Inc.
Institutional investors increase real estate investments | Institutional Real Estate, Inc.
Monday July 10, 2017
Learning from Past Mistakes: Avoiding the Next Real Estate Bubble
National Real Estate Investor
Thursday July 06, 2017
Phoenix office market on pace to surpass 2 million SF of absorption
For the fourth year in a row, the Phoenix office market is on pace to surpass 2 million square feet of absorption, according to the Q2
Az Big Media
KBS Inks 33 KSF at San Francisco Office
Commercial Property Executive
Friday June 30, 2017
Renter Demand at Near-Record Levels
Why Companies Must Challenge Old Workplace Spending Habits to Win the Talent Arms Race
Tuesday June 27, 2017
US Industrial Market Still has Room to Run
Source: Alternative Energy
US Industrial Market Still has Room to Run
US Industrial Market Still has Room to Run
Thursday June 22, 2017
Elevated Demand for Apts. Expected to Remain Due to Household Formation and Lack of Affordable Housing Options
Wednesday June 21, 2017
LA Job Growth Spurs Office Leasing Activity
inventory, according to Yardi Matrix’s second quarter report on the Los Angeles office market.
The thriving city continues to draw in new
Tuesday June 20, 2017
CEOs grow in confidence this year | Institutional Real Estate, Inc.
Surveying the Suburban Office Market
Seattle and Northern Virginia. According to Gilbert, rent growth is driving suburban office construction in Denver and other markets around
Friday June 16, 2017
Austin Office Market Remains Strong
$15.7 billion in annual revenue).
Net absorption for the overall Austin office market stands at positive 700,937 square feet year-to-date,
Wednesday June 14, 2017
Four Tech Trends Shaping the CRE Industry
Monday June 12, 2017
Washington, D.C. Tech Hub Seen as Top Competitor to Silicon Valley, Report Says
that includes job growth, income growth, net absorption of office space and rent growth over the past seven years. The Boston-Cambridge
DC Inno - Streetwise
Wednesday June 07, 2017
U.S. industrial market vacancy rates continue to decrease | Institutional Real Estate, Inc.
Tuesday June 06, 2017
Three Strategies for Navigating the Office Market in 2017
supply has raised concerns of a potential slowdown and softening in rent growth in the office sector. The question is: how are office owners
Saturday June 03, 2017
Paulson, Blackstone Said to Back Plan to Free Fannie-Freddie
Friday June 02, 2017
The Growing Value of Digital Tools in Commercial Real Estate
Does “Lease Language” Create a Lease?
Friday May 26, 2017
An insider’s view of the Boston commercial real estate market Q2 2017 - by Webster Collins
rates of most properties.
After the Downtown Boston Office market experienced a net positive absorption of 700,000 s/f in
The New England Real Estate Journal
Tuesday May 23, 2017
Basics on Nontraded REITs
The Wall Street Journal
Navigating a New Era of Investor, Occupier Demand
KBS Divests Boston’s 50 Congress for $79M
Friday May 19, 2017
Twin Cities Now Leads in Tech
Thursday May 18, 2017
U.S. Top Office Metros Snapshot | Q1 2017
Before It's News
Saturday May 13, 2017
North Las Vegas community, once plagued with problems, about to see first houses
True Viral News
Thursday May 11, 2017
Boston construction activity booming with 14M square feet of development underway
The Wall Street Journal Boston’s Real-Estate Market Is Poised for a Boom
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Wednesday May 10, 2017
Texas Historical Commission Aims To Revitalize Small Town Texas With New Database Website
Tuesday May 09, 2017
Ultra-rich investors shift to real estate
Money - MSN.com
Monday May 08, 2017
San Francisco Office Just Had The Second Best Q1 In Four Years
San Francisco’s office market was busy during the first quarter of 2017. Sales volume increased 109% year-over-year with average sales price
Silicon Valley leads first-quarter commercial real estate surge
Silicon Valley Business Journal
Wednesday May 03, 2017
Commercial real estate booming in Northeast Ohio
it lacks in office space.
“All of the ingredients are there for a strong office market but supply is lagging demand,” he said. “I would
Cleveland Jewish News
Friday April 28, 2017
Another hotel tower is in the works for Plano's $3 billion Legacy West
The Dallas Morning News
Economy Watch: Commercial Property Valuations Gain in April
Thursday April 27, 2017
US Office Vacancy Rises for First Time Since 2010 as Construction Peaks and Rent Growth Slows
Reflecting the increasing competition for tenants as supply ramps up, average office rent growth came in at 2.3% in the first quarter,
Monday April 24, 2017
Commercial property delivers modest performance in first quarter
Institutional Real Estate Inc.
Wednesday April 19, 2017
Fed Beige Book: CRE Construction Strong While Leasing Activity Improved at Modest Pace
flat to down in Houston. Contacts generally expect slower rent growth this year.
Demand for office space was healthy in Dallas-Fort Worth,
The Tenant Advisor
The Generational Divide
Tuesday April 18, 2017
Park It Here: Driverless Cars And The Office Market
10 Suburban Office Markets with Highest Rent Increases
Suburban Nashville, Tenn.
Nashville suburbs experienced year-over-year office rent growth of 16.2 percent, reaching $22.99 per
Monday April 17, 2017
When car ownership fades, this parking garage will be ready for its next life
Who is in news
Friday April 14, 2017
Young Talent Drives Office Users to New Downtowns
Thursday April 13, 2017
Top Companies Gather in Support of Local Veterans at the 2nd Annual Orange County Real Estate Luncheon
sponsors include CBRE, Craig Realty Group, Donahue Schriber, Fidelity National Title, KBS, Lyon Living, Mark IV Capital and Rancho Mission
Last year alone, over $500,000 in grants were awarded to nonprofit organizations serving the critical needs of Orange County veterans
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June 30, 2017
SAN FRANCISCO (June 30, 2017) – KBS Strategic Opportunity REIT, a non-traded real estate investment trust based in Newport Beach, California, announced today the signing of 32,359 square feet in leasing deals at 353 Sacramento in San Francisco. Landmark Education, LLC, a company offering seminars and training courses to guide personal development, renewed their leases for a total of 13,760 square feet. Pentaho, an intelligence software company, expanded their lease to a total of 18,599 square feet.
May 19, 2017
BOSTON, Mass. (May 19, 2017) – KBS Strategic Opportunity REIT, a non-traded real estate investment trust based in Newport Beach, California, announced today the sale of 50 Congress Street for $79 million.
April 6, 2017
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. (April 6, 2017) – KBS Real Estate Investment Trust III (“KBS REIT III”), a non-traded real estate investment trust based in Newport Beach, California, and Shea Properties announced the formation of a joint venture partnership for the development of Village Center Station II. Village Center Station II is being developed for Charter Communications, the second largest cable provider in the U.S. Construction of Village Center Station II, which includes over 330,000 square feet of office space commenced in December of 2016 and is 40 percent complete. Village Center Station II will be the final phase of Village Center Station in Greenwood Village, Colorado.
July 14, 2017, Wellness
Everyone loves being where they feel appreciated. If there were a way to bottle positive energy on the job—a program that encourages employees to react to their environment with “I love this place!”—wouldn’t it follow that they’d show up regularly and deliver their best work? As companies realize that “corporate wellness” has more to do … Read More
July 7, 2017, Lifestyle Properties
KBS is perhaps one of the most revered real estate investors today. Since its inception in 1992, KBS-affiliated companies have completed transactional activity in excess of $33 billion, amassing a current portfolio of 42 million square feet spanning 1,620 properties in many of the top investment markets in the U.S. Capitalizing on its market knowledge, … Read More
June 30, 2017, Service
IF YOU DON’T TAKE EXEMPLARY CARE OF YOUR CLIENTS, SOMEONE ELSE WILL Great businesses make sure what is promised from the inside is delivered on the outside. One of the overlooked opportunities that exist in the marketing mix is exemplary client care. The worth of a company, the momentum of its growth and the stability … Read More
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