Monthly Archives: February 2016

NAI Isaac: Lexington’s downtown office market closed 2015 on hot streak

by Dan Rafter The office market in Lexington’s Central Business District enjoyed a strong 2015, according to the year-end commercial real estate report released by NAI Isaac. According to NAI Isaac’s numbers, the CBD office market in Lexington ended 2015 … Continue reading

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Berkadia: Student housing still hot in 2016

by Dan Rafter The multifamily market gets plenty of attention today. But student housing is nearly as  hot. For proof, check out the infographic below from Berkadia. It shows just how busy the student-housing market has become.      

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Alter ready to make splash in Chicago suburbs with Corridors North office park

by Dan Rafter The Chicago suburbs will soon be home to a major new office campus, thanks to local developer Alter. Alter earlier this month announced that has opened its Corridors North office park to future tenants who want to … Continue reading

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Freddie Mac prediction: 2016 will be another big year for multifamily

by Dan Rafter More than 300,000 multifamily units entered the market across the United States in 2015, according to Freddie Mac’s 2016 Multifamily Outlook report. That’s the most new apartment units in a single year since 1989, according to Freddie … Continue reading

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AppFolio study: Today’s renters are increasingly focused on online services

by Dan Rafter What do today’s renters want in an apartment building? According to a new survey from AppFolio, today’s renters are increasingly focused on being able to pay their rent and request repairs without having to mail checks or … Continue reading

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Chicago’s Paine/Wetzel TCN Worldwide: Putting clients first leads to 40-plus years of success

by Dan Rafter Chicago-based commercial real estate brokerage Paine/Wetzel TCN Worldwide celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2015. Succeeding for four decades in easy business is a challenge. Thriving in commercial real estate for that long is truly a feat. Midwest … Continue reading

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Doug Altemuehle: Talent without character won’t make you a CRE success

by Dan Rafter Doug Altemuehle joined Cushman & Wakefield/Cincinnati Commercial, REALTORS® in 2011, after more than 27 years at West Shell Commercial/Colliers International.  As a principal and executive vice president, Altemuehle specializes in the sale and leasing of office properties. … Continue reading

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