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October 1, 2014

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Vacancy Rates Continue Decline in Q2 2013

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National vacancy rates over the coming year are expected to continue declining in most property sectors.

Commercial Real Estate Fundamentals Improving, Lending Tight for Small Business

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WASHINGTON (May 28, 2013) – With vacancy rates modestly falling and rents moderately rising in commercial real estate sectors, market fundamentals have improved, but financing remains a challenge for small business, according to the National Association of Realtors® quarterly commercial real estate forecast

Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, said the market is showing an uneven recovery.  “The wheels appear... Read More

Realtors® Report Positive Trends in Commercial Market with Increases in Income, Transactions

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WASHINGTON (May 23, 2013) – Realtors® who practice commercial real estate have reported an increase in annual gross income for the third year in a row, signaling the market is on the road to recovery. According to the National Association of Realtors® 2013 Commercial Member Profile, transactions and sales volume have also increased since last year.

The study shows median annual gross income for 2012 was $90,200, an increase from $86,000 in 2011 and is at its highest level since 2008.... Read More

Realtor.com to Provide Comprehensive Commercial Listings

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CommercialSearch.com listings data from Xceligent will be available to realtor.com® users come Q3 2013.

Realtor® Confidence in Commercial Market Growing

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WASHINGTON (May 16, 2013) – Realtors® who specialize in commercial real estate expressed optimism and confidence in the market during a forum at the Realtors® Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo. Despite a slow turning economy, commercial practitioners believe the market is not only better off than it was a year ago, but also will continue to improve.

National Association of Realtors® chief economist Lawrence Yun joined several Realtor® commercial... Read More

Healthcare Real Estate: The “Retailization” Of Healthcare

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Technological advances and specialization in healthcare means that patients will be spending more time in small outpatient facilities.

Main St. and the Internet: Closing the Tax Gap

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Pending legislation to even the tax-collection playing field between Internet retailers and bricks-and-mortar retailers is an important issue for commercial real estate professionals, because their clients face a disadvantage against out-of-state Internet retailers on tax collection.

3 Mistakes to Avoid and Tips for Maximizing a Broker's Income

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Rod Santomassimo, CCIM, discusses three mistakes to avoid, strategic planning, and the technology needed for maximizing an independent broker's income.

Coming Together for Commercial Real Estate

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NAR Treasurer Bill Armstrong updates members about issues including the Marketplace Fairness Act, Terrorism Risk Insurance, and the Midyear Legislative Meetings in Washington, D.C.

Empire State Building Feud Heads to Court

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Ownership of New York's 102-story landmark will be battled out in court this week.

Small Towns, Big Ideas

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Sustainability and community planning aren't just for big cities. Learn how commercial real estate development in smaller towns and rural areas can benefit from foresight.

Gov't Tries to Unload Excess Properties

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The General Services Administration is trying to unload a surplus of government buildings across the country through auctions and, most recently, by working with private developers to negotiate land swaps.

How Online Shopping Will Shape the Future of Retail

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An increase in online shoppers could mean exciting things ahead for developers and investors of retail real estate, as architects and builders are forced to up their game.

Commercial Intelligence Briefing: Discussing Social Media Strategy

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D. Scott Smith, CCIM, Signature Series Speaker, talks to host Steve Lubetkin about his start in commercial real estate and his advice to students on creating and activating a social media strategy.

Lease Accounting Progress

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NAR Treasurer Bill Armstrong updates members about progress on lease accounting, as well as new legislation introduced in Congress to reauthorize terrorism risk insurance for commercial properties.

Prepare Your Commercial Agents for Today's Market

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In this edition of the CIB, Bob McComb, Signature Series Speaker and owner of Top Dogs Commercial Real Estate Training, will share some tips on how commercial agents can prepare to be successful in today's market.

Apartment, Condo Markets Remain Strong

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The National Association of Home Builders is projecting a 30 percent increase in multifamily starts in 2013. 

Commercial Market Highlights and Challenges

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NAR Treasurer Bill Armstrong highlights an array of recent commercial market data and provides a reminder about two member surveys to complete.

Commercial Rentals and Sales Are Up

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Get the latest statistics on commercial sales, rentals, and prices.