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Private Equity & REITs Are Big Investors in Hotels in 2013


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Commercial Real Estate Sales Surge 22% In 2012 As Pricing Recovery Spreads To More Markets

CRE Sales Surge 22% In 2012 As Pricing Recovery Spreads To More Markets – CoStar Group. Aided By Improved Liquidity and Buoyed By Improving Conditions, Investors Move Into Other Property Types and Into More Markets Driven by Multifamily Gains. By Randyl Drummer February 13, 2013 Sales of U.S. commercial real estate reached nearly $64 billion in 2012, jumping […]

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Cap Rate Analysis

What is Cap Rate? The capitalization rate (aka cap rate) is defined as the first year “stabilized” net operating income (NOI) divided by the present value (or purchase price).  What is the Advantage of Using Cap Rate to Analyze an Investment? The cap rate is a convenient and quick method to determine if the value […]

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Types of Commercial Real Estate Lease

Have you ever wondered what type of commercial real estate leases are best for the landlord? What about the tenant? Below are the different types of leases for your consideration. TYPE DESCRIPTION TYPICAL USAGE Fixed – Full Service – Flat Lease Tenant pays a base rent only, all expenses, including the tenant use of utilities, […]

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Happy Lunar New Year 2013

Happy Chinese New Year, year of the Water Snake! Gong Hey Fat Choy (Cantonese) Gong Xi Fa Cai (Mandarin) Chuc Mung Nam Moi (Vietnamese) Wishing you peace, success and prosperity in the Year of the Snake in 2013!

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