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thedenverchannel.com - Kai Beech - Coronavirus concerns costing commercial real estate industry big bucks
Coronavirus concerns costing commercial real estate industry big bucks
KMGH

Commercial real estate investor Steve Schwab is looking to sign tenants to leases at a new development in downtown Denver but he's running into troubles linked to the pandemic. “COVID has a had a major effect, probably the most major effect…

businessinsider.com - Daniel Geiger - A top Americas exec at commercial real-estate giant Cushman & Wakefield is out
A top Americas exec at commercial real-estate giant Cushman & Wakefield is out
Business Insider

Shawn Mobley, CEO of the Americas for Cushman & Wakefield, has left the firm. In a letter to friends and colleagues, Mobley said he plans to spend more time with family and organizations he's involved in and plan his next career move. 'While I'm…

chicagobusiness.com - Chicago brokerage launches program to get more people of color in real estate
Chicago brokerage launches program to get more people of color in real estate
Crain's Chicago Business

In the wake of recent news events that put a spotlight on racial inequities in American society, a Chicago residential real estate brokerage is launching a training and mentorship program for young adults of color as a step toward making the…

nymag.com - Josh Barro - Here's What the Trouble in Commercial Real Estate Means for You
Here's What the Trouble in Commercial Real Estate Means for You
New York Magazine

San Francisco's iconic Transamerica building — owned by the insurer of the same name since its construction in the 1970s — is being sold. But these being COVID times, it's being sold at a discount. A group of investors had struck a…

wsj.com - Avantika Chilkoti - Doubts Loom Over U.K. Real-Estate Prices
Doubts Loom Over U.K. Real-Estate Prices
Wall Street Journal

Nicola McCarthy listed her home in Cheshunt, a 20-minute commute from central London, for sale at 6 p.m. on June 2. A prospective buyer was through the door by 8 p.m. Eight days and 10 viewings later, she accepted a bid slightly under her asking…

globalnews.ca - Klaudia Van Emmerik - B.C. Real Estate Association releases new rules for open houses
B.C. Real Estate Association releases new rules for open houses
Global News

It's been a long tradition in the real estate industry: Showcasing a home for sale via an open house, where anyone could just walk in. “In the pre-COVID days, open houses were often a form of Sunday afternoon entertainment,” said…

barrons.com - Debbie Carlson - How a $2.6B Real Estate Fund Has Stayed on Top Through Booms and Busts
How a $2.6B Real Estate Fund Has Stayed on Top Through Booms and Busts
Barron's

When David Copp was six years old, his father left a job in corporate real estate to become an independent developer in Southern California, entering a fairly risky and cyclical business. “It's a very boom-and-bust industry, potentially, and…

thestoryexchange.org - Corinne Lestch - These Woman-Owned Real Estate Firms Were Forced to Get Creative. One Is Anticipating Plenty of Divorces
These Woman-Owned Real Estate Firms Were Forced to Get Creative. One Is Anticipating Plenty of Divorces
The Story Exchange

During what is usually one of the busiest seasons of the year to buy, rent and sell properties —in an industry that relies on in-person interactions— real estate firm owners have had to take stock of a new, unprecedented pandemic…

wbay.com - Jill & Co. Real Estate
Jill & Co. Real Estate
WBAY

Hi, my name is Jill Dickson-Kesler, and I have one of the top ranking realty teams in Green Bay, Wisconsin. We are a group of 7 knowledgeable real estate experts who have a passion for helping our clients. We closed over 40 MILLION dollars in…

prweb.com - Platinum One Real Estate Partners with Side, Setting the Stage for An
Platinum One Real Estate Partners with Side, Setting the Stage for An
PRWeb

Side provides Platinum One with state-of-the-art marketing, technology, administrative, and legal services so that we can focus solely on making the homeowner journey for our clients an unforgettable, delightful experience. Platinum One Real Estate…

businessinsider.com - Natasha Solo-Lyons - How a 41-year-old 'house hacker' built an $8 million-plus real estate portfolio that would let him retire now - if he wanted to
How a 41-year-old 'house hacker' built an $8 million-plus real estate portfolio that would let him retire now - if he wanted to
Business Insider

Mike Hills has developed a property portfolio worth over $8 million, and he credits 'house hacking' with his success. House hacking is a multi-family rental property strategy in which an investor lives in one of their units while collecting rent…

fox17online.com - Nicole DiDonato - West Michigan real estate market remaining steady through pandemic
West Michigan real estate market remaining steady through pandemic
WXMI

GRAND RAPIDS — Adam Paarlberg, president and associate broker with Greenridge Realty, says this time of year is popular for home buyers or sellers as interest rates are still low. “Those are going to continue to stay low and provide…

fool.com - Marc Rapport - 5 at 5: Your Daily Digest for Real Estate Investing, 07/08/2020
5 at 5: Your Daily Digest for Real Estate Investing, 07/08/2020
The Motley Fool

The National Multifamily Housing Council says that 77.4% of renters have made full or partial payments by July 6, about the same as last month at this point. Meanwhile, the July 31 deadline for supplemental federal unemployment benefits looms.

rismedia.com - Susanne Dwyer - Real Estate, Re-Imagined: Lone Wolf Introduces New Cloud Solutions
Real Estate, Re-Imagined: Lone Wolf Introduces New Cloud Solutions
RISMedia

Lone Wolf Technologies announced the availability of real estate's first integrated suites of technology solutions targeted to the specific and unique needs of residential real estate stakeholders: Agent Cloud, Team Cloud, Broker Cloud, Franchise…

kalb.com - Javonti Thomas - State board issues warning as real estate market booms
State board issues warning as real estate market booms
KALB

Published: Jul. 8, 2020 at 4:47 PM CDT|Updated: 54 minutes ago ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - Historically low-interest rates are creating the perfect recipe for prospective homebuyers. Real Estate agents in Central Louisiana are seeing the local market…

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