Category: Analysis

Visualizing the CRE Market Timer’s Thought Process

Apr 01, 2021 - Analysis - 0 Comments - Standard

These probability distribution charts are the topic of this article. The first is a normal distribution of returns using a combination of a cap rate of 5% and rent growth of 2% (and assuming an unchanged cap rate a year later) further assuming an annualized standard deviation of returns of 6.5%. The second is how […]

Video: GSU’s Jon Wiley, PhD and Lynn Mckee on Opportunity Zones and the Office Market

Apr 01, 2021 - Analysis, Office Property, Opportunity Zones - 0 Comments - Standard

Jon Wiley, PhD, Professor at J. Mack Robinson School of Business at Georgia State University, and Lynn Mckee, Lecturing Professor at the J. Mack Robinson School or Business at Georgia State University and Senior Vice President and Commercial Real Estate Banker at SunTrust Bank, appear on America’s Commercial Real Estate Show to discuss opportunity zones […]

Quantifying the Effect of Rent Growth Assumptions on Commercial Real Estate Cap Rates

Mar 25, 2021 - Analysis - 0 Comments - Standard

When considering changes or potential changes in commercial real estate capitalization rates (cap rates), market participants tend to most commonly think of interest rates. However, rent growth assumptions also affect cap rates as the more one expect earnings to grow over time the less return an investor is willing to accept now. This is just […]

Interactive Map: Land Sales psf by Miami 21 Zoning Code

Mar 12, 2021 - Analysis - 0 Comments - Standard

To use this effectively, you’ll want to filter by zoning. To do that, you’ll need to access this on Google Maps directly using the link later in this post. First, however, read the following: This map was made by using publicly available sales from 2018 to 2020, filtering out sales types such as multi-parcel sales […]

Video: Integra Realty Resources’ Viewpoint 2021; Economic Outlook, Capital Markets, and Interest Rates

Feb 25, 2021 - Analysis, Trends - 0 Comments - Standard

Integra Realty Resources CEO Anthony Graziano discusses his firms  Viewpoint 2021 report. In this second video, he discusses how industrial property performed during the pandemic, how changes in policy with a new presidential administration may affect industrial assets. He then goes on to discuss multifamily property performance during the pandemic and their status now. From […]

Video: How COVID-19 is Impacting Commercial Real Estate

Oct 28, 2020 - Analysis - 0 Comments - Standard

In this video from Yahoo Finance, Doubleline Capital Portfolio Manager Morris Chen joins Julia La Roche and Zack Guzman of Yahoo Finance to discuss in some detail the latest commercial real estate outlook amid COVID-19. They talk about the variance in pain among various commercial real estate sectors as well as the offsetting positives of […]

Holding Highest and Best Use Maximized Vacant Land; Worth Forgoing Income?

Oct 05, 2020 - Analysis - 0 Comments - Standard

Save me from the pain of witnessing foregone monetization. A vacant land owner, where the property that has seemingly topped out its HABU (highest and best use) potential, is forgoing potential income from reinvestment of potential sales proceeds (of the vacant land) for no apparent benefit. In other words, if HABU is topped out, there […]

The Compelling Math of Owning vs. Renting Commercial Property for Businesses

Sep 15, 2020 - Analysis - 0 Comments - Standard

I find buyers commonly debating total monthly cash outlay to own versus that of renting in year one. Though I admire the cash-is-king disciple of this, I would submit that the projected net cost to own compared to that of renting is so attractive that is offsets they typically small differences in cash outlay at […]

Can a Rational Case be Made for Irrational Exuberance?

Jul 10, 2020 - Analysis, Economy - 0 Comments - Standard

In my commercial real estate brokerage business, I’ve noticed a trend of some buyers expecting lower prices on properties, sometimes even clearly taking offense at a seller not budging on price. There seems to be, with them a sense that they know better to such a degree that they are disgusted by the gall and […]

Video: Fordham University’s Hugh Kelly, Ph.D Submits Outlook for Commercial Real Estate

Oct 02, 2018 - Analysis - 0 Comments - Standard

Special Advisor for Fordham University’s Real Estate Institute Hugh Kelly, Ph.D, appears on America’s Commercial Real Estate Show to talk about his outlook for the commercial real estate industry. Among the topics discussed are economic trends and legislative changes, strategies for commercial property investors when economic growth slows, opportunities presented by lower valuation in stressed […]

Video: Green Street Managing Director Dave Bragg Sees Limits to Demographic-Driven Demand Forecasting

Feb 28, 2018 - Analysis - 0 Comments - Standard

According to Managing Director Dave Bragg, when demographic trends are easy to spot, supply frequently will react accordingly. Green Street instead focuses on negative demographic trends, which can hinder prospects for growth in the future. In this brief video, Dave also talks about Green Street’s research on the regulation of land use as an important […]

Video: NAR’s George Ratiu on Trump Effect on Real Estate

Jun 06, 2017 - Analysis - 0 Comments - Standard

George Ratiu, Director of Quantitative and Commercial Research at the National Association of Realtors®, joins The Commercial Real Estate Show to discuss his association’s 2017 Commercial Real Estate Lending Survey, as well as some current trends in commercial lending. In this video, George and host Michael Bull discuss the impact the Trump administration might have […]