Monthly Archives: December 2014

Cassidy Turley: Columbus industrial market setting new records

VanTrust is making a splash in the Columbus industrial market with this project. by Dan Rafter Industrial is strong in markets across the Midwest. But in Columbus? The industrial market is breaking records. That’s the takeaway from the latest report … Continue reading

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A column you should read: Is the CRE industry still in the dark ages when it comes to technology?

by Dan Rafter It’s that time of year again, the days in which analysts make their predictions for 2015. And the analysts aren’t shy about predicting what lies ahead for commercial real estate brokers. But one story caught my attention, … Continue reading

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LaSalle Investment Management: Investors need to watch for the next CRE downturn

by Dan Rafter Real estate remains popular with investors. But investors should be careful: The odds are that the industry will face another downturn before too long. That is the message from the latest Investment Strategy Annual report from LaSalle … Continue reading

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Kansas residents are smart: They don’t spend too much time making that holiday meal

by Dan Rafter It’s one thing to eat that Christmas dinner. It’s not quite as much fun to cook it. Maybe that’s why so many home chefs in Kansas spend as little time as possible on preparing their big holiday … Continue reading

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Cushman & Wakefield: Companies still don’t know how to attract Millennial talent

by Dan Rafter What do businesses have to do to convince Millennials to work for them? Offer them a job, might be the cynical answer. But with unemployment slowly falling, businesses might find themselves actually competing for the most-talented Millennials. … Continue reading

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Syndications for 1031 replacement property: Exchanging control for yield

You want to complete a 1031 exchange. Is syndication the right approach for you? In this guest post, a 1031 exchange expert outlines how the process works and why it might be the smart approach for you. By Jessica Healy, … Continue reading

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Apartment boom hitting all of the Midwest’s major markets

by Dan Rafter Christy Lockridge, principal with the Chicago office of Prudential, has seen the trend: Today’s renters increasingly want to live in the center of urban areas. They want to live near public transportation. They want to be able … Continue reading

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