Viewpoint: Leading Your Business in the Sweet Times

March 17, 2015 · reit.com
Matt Slepin

We are in the midst of one of the sweetest times in our real estate careers. We are in the sweet spot of a fairly mature, but not-ending-soon market cycle for the real estate business. It is not universal, and I acknowledge that I have a biased perspective from my perch in San Francisco. But clearly the business is strong, and now is the time for those at the helm to make their dough and make their mark.

Study: REITs Raising Investment in Sustainability, Growing Returns

March 12, 2015 · reit.com
Leader in the Light

REITs’ investments in sustainability keep rising, as do their returns on those investments, according to research on NAREIT’s Leader in the Light (LITL) program.

Sector Focus: Industrial REITs Could Benefit from Increased Space Demands in 2015

March 06, 2015 · reit.com

Demand for industrial space is expected to remain healthy for the rest of 2015, supported by solid economic fundamentals, rising consumer demand and the continued expansion of e-commerce, according to market watchers.

A report from the NAIOP Research Foundation forecasts net demand for industrial space could grow 8 percent in 2015, up from 224 million square feet in 2014.