Commercial Real Estate

US CMBS Delinquency Rate Sets a New Post-Crisis Low

  NEW YORK/ FEBRUARY 06, 2019 (STL.News) Trepp, LLC, a leading provider of information, analytics, and technology to the structured finance, commercial real estate, and banking markets, has released its January 2019 US CMBS Delinquency Report. The full report can be found here: https://info.trepp.com/january-2019-cmbs-delinquency-report-pr. The Trepp CMBS Delinquency Rate began 2019 in a similar fashion … Continue reading US CMBS Delinquency Rate Sets a New Post-Crisis Low

US CMBS Delinquency Rate Concludes 2018 in Positive Fashion

  NEW YORK, NEW YORK/ JANUARY 04, 2019 (STL.News) Trepp, LLC, a leading provider of information, analytics, and technology to the structured finance, commercial real estate, and banking markets, has released its December 2018 US CMBS Delinquency Report. The full report can be found here: https://info.trepp.com/december-2018-cmbs-delinquency-report-pr. As it did nine other times in 2018, the … Continue reading US CMBS Delinquency Rate Concludes 2018 in Positive Fashion

Hunt Real Estate Capital Finances the Acquisition of a Multifamily Property Located in Irving, Texas

  NEW YORK/ Jan. 3, 2019 (STL.News) Hunt Real Estate Capital, a leader in financing commercial real estate throughout the United States, announced today it provided a Freddie Mac Small Balance Loan in the amount of $6.1 million to refinance a multifamily property located in Irving, Texas. The Village on West Irving Apartments is a … Continue reading Hunt Real Estate Capital Finances the Acquisition of a Multifamily Property Located in Irving, Texas

Year of Growth Continues with Company Name Change

  FAYETTEVILLE, N.C./ Dec. 3, 2018 (STL.News) Capstone Capital, a leading commercial mortgage brokerage firm, announces that beginning today, the company will operate under the new name of Sweetwater Capital. The new corporate name for the trusted finance solutions provider signals a shift in the company’s vision and strategy in the capital market. “Sweetwater Capital … Continue reading Year of Growth Continues with Company Name Change

Trepp Ranks the 15 Top Metro Areas for CRE Investment Potential

  NEW YORK/ NOVEMBER 30, 2018 (STL.News) Trepp, LLC, the leading provider of information, analytics, and technology to the structured finance, commercial real estate, and banking markets, has published new research on the 15 top metropolitan statistical areas (MSA) and their potential for commercial real estate investment. The report can be requested by filling out … Continue reading Trepp Ranks the 15 Top Metro Areas for CRE Investment Potential

Brokers Use The Ten-X Platform To Transact $1.56 Billion Of Commercial Real Estate To-Date In 2018

  IRVINE, Calif. and SILICON VALLEY, Calif./ Nov. 26, 2018 (STL.News) Ten-X Commercial, the nation’s leading online transaction platform for commercial real estate, today announced that brokers have used the platform to sell $1.56 billion in GMV of commercial real estate properties in markets across the U.S. to-date in 2018. The platform transacted $689 million … Continue reading Brokers Use The Ten-X Platform To Transact $1.56 Billion Of Commercial Real Estate To-Date In 2018

Truss is Named a Winner of 17th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards

  CHICAGO/ Oct. 30, 2018 (STL.News)– Truss, an award-winning platform for commercial real estate, has been named one of the winners of the 17th annual Chicago Innovation Awards. The winners were announced at an event held at Chicago’s Harris Theater on Monday, Oct. 29, with nearly 1500 business and civic leaders, and supporters of innovation … Continue reading Truss is Named a Winner of 17th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards

Foundry Commercial LLC Improves Oversight With Yardi Fixed Assets

  SANTA BARBARA, California/ October 29, 2018 (STL.News)– Commercial real estate services provider Foundry Commercial LLC will gain financial oversight of its assets with Yardi® Fixed Assets. Foundry is a full-service real estate services and investment company and the largest real estate service provider to religious and not-for-profit organizations in the United States. Yardi Fixed … Continue reading Foundry Commercial LLC Improves Oversight With Yardi Fixed Assets

VergeSense Raises $1.5M to Make the Data-driven Workplace a Reality with AI-Powered Sensor-as-a-Service Platform

  SAN FRANCISCO/ OCTOBER 25, 2018 (STL.News) VergeSense, a provider of an AI-Powered sensor-as-a-service platform for commercial real estate, announced a $1.5M strategic investment led by JLL Spark, the division of JLL that manages a $100M venture fund connecting promising new technology companies with JLL’s business lines and clients. Bolt and Pathbreaker Ventures also participated … Continue reading VergeSense Raises $1.5M to Make the Data-driven Workplace a Reality with AI-Powered Sensor-as-a-Service Platform

Commercial Real Estate Industry Continues to Make Progress in Reducing Energy Consumption, Carbon Emissions and Water Usage, Says New Analysis from Urban Land Institute’s Greenprint Center

  WASHINGTON/ Oct. 18, 2018 (STL.News)– A new report from the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance shows that the commercial real estate industry is making significant progress in reducing energy consumption, carbon emissions, water usage and waste disposal. The Greenprint Center, which is part of ULI’s Center for Sustainability and Economic … Continue reading Commercial Real Estate Industry Continues to Make Progress in Reducing Energy Consumption, Carbon Emissions and Water Usage, Says New Analysis from Urban Land Institute’s Greenprint Center

Individual Investors Can Now One-Click Invest in Commercial Real Estate with CrowdStreet’s “Blended Portfolio” Offering

  PORTLAND, ORE./ OCTOBER 17, 2018 (STL.News) CrowdStreet, which operates the largest and most diversified online marketplace for direct equity investment in U.S. commercial real estate, is now raising $25 million for the company’s first CrowdStreet Blended Portfolio investment offering. To provide individual investors and registered investment advisors another way to diversify their investments with … Continue reading Individual Investors Can Now One-Click Invest in Commercial Real Estate with CrowdStreet’s “Blended Portfolio” Offering

Aquicore Launches New “Optimal Start Time” Tool as Part of its Smart Asset Operations Platform for Commercial Real Estate

  WASHINGTON/ OCTOBER 11, 2018 (STL.News) Aquicore, the leading platform for real estate performance management, today launched a new “optimal start time” tool for its existing platform. This new tool enables buildings to quickly save on operating costs without affecting tenant comfort. On average, commercial buildings account for nearly 20 percent of all the energy … Continue reading Aquicore Launches New “Optimal Start Time” Tool as Part of its Smart Asset Operations Platform for Commercial Real Estate

Financial Poise™ Airs “Real Estate Valuation Basics 101,” a Webinar Premiering October 11th, 2018 at 2 PM CST through West LegalEdcenter

  CHICAGO/ OCTOBER 04, 2018 (STL.News) Commercial real estate is one of the most understandable of investments. We live and work within real estate. It is tangible. One can see it. Yet, underneath this veneer of simplicity, there are many legal and practical issues to consider. And these issues are impacted by the market and … Continue reading Financial Poise™ Airs “Real Estate Valuation Basics 101,” a Webinar Premiering October 11th, 2018 at 2 PM CST through West LegalEdcenter

InBuildingTech.com Report Commercial Real Estate Connectivity Needs Require an All-Hand-On-Deck Effort

AUSTIN, TEXAS/ SEPTEMBER 05, 2018 (STL.News) A new report published this week by InBuildingTech.com points out that despite the availability of in-building connectivity solutions such as Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) for decades, the need to connect commercial real estate buildings ranging from large venues such as airports and malls down to mid-sized office buildings will … Continue reading InBuildingTech.com Report Commercial Real Estate Connectivity Needs Require an All-Hand-On-Deck Effort

Aquicore and MeteoViva Announce New Strategic Partnership

WASHINGTON/ AUGUST 28, 2018 (STL.News) Aquicore, the leading IoT-driven asset operations platform for commercial real estate (CRE), and MeteoViva Inc., the leading building & portfolio HVAC energy management solution provider, today announced a new strategic partnership that will provide building owners and operators with greater operational insights and controls for improving efficiencies and reducing costs. … Continue reading Aquicore and MeteoViva Announce New Strategic Partnership

Financial Poise™ Airs “REAL ESTATE LAW DUMBED DOWN 2018: Basics of Real Estate Syndication,” a Webinar Premiering August 16th, 2018 at 2 PM CST through West LegalEdcenter

CHICAGO/ August 11, 2018 (STL.News) Commercial real estate is one of the most understandable of investments. We live and work within real estate. It is tangible. One can see it. Yet, underneath this veneer of simplicity there are many legal and practical issues to consider. And these issues are impacted by the market and the … Continue reading Financial Poise™ Airs “REAL ESTATE LAW DUMBED DOWN 2018: Basics of Real Estate Syndication,” a Webinar Premiering August 16th, 2018 at 2 PM CST through West LegalEdcenter

US CMBS Delinquency Rate Sets Another Post-Crisis Low in July

NEW YORK/ August 08, 2018 (STL.News) Trepp, LLC, a leading provider of information, analytics, and technology to the structured finance, commercial real estate, and banking markets, has released its July 2018 US CMBS Delinquency Report. The full report can be found here: http://info.trepp.com/july-2018-cmbs-delinquency-report-press-release. The Trepp CMBS Delinquency Rate dropped 14 basis points to 3.81% in … Continue reading US CMBS Delinquency Rate Sets Another Post-Crisis Low in July

Aquicore Releases New Software Updates to its IoT-driven Smart Asset Operations Platform for Commercial Real Estate

WASHINGTON/ August 08, 2018 (STL.News) Aquicore, the leading IoT-driven asset operations platform for commercial real estate (CRE), today announced several new updates to its cloud-based platform that make it easier for executives, property managers and building engineers to set up new devices and monitor building performance, both at the meter level and the portfolio level. … Continue reading Aquicore Releases New Software Updates to its IoT-driven Smart Asset Operations Platform for Commercial Real Estate

Paul Sternberg of Houston Reveals Benefits of Both Commercial and Residential Real Estate

HOUSTON/ Aug. 2, 2018 (STL.News) — That’s according to Paul Sternberg of Houston, TX, an experienced real estate investor, entrepreneur, and businessman. “People often ask me, should they invest in commercial or residential real estate?” says Sternberg. “The truth is that there are positive and negative aspects to both, as is the case with almost … Continue reading Paul Sternberg of Houston Reveals Benefits of Both Commercial and Residential Real Estate

Trepp Research Highlights Growth of Retail Property Performance in Major Metros, Such as Miami and Houston

NEW YORK/ July 31, 2018 (STL.News) Trepp, LLC, the leading provider of information, analytics, and technology to the structured finance, commercial real estate, and banking markets, has published new research on retail properties and how their financial performance has bucked the recent media narrative. The full report can be accessed here: http://info.trepp.com/retail-growth-analysis-july-2018-pr. In spite of … Continue reading Trepp Research Highlights Growth of Retail Property Performance in Major Metros, Such as Miami and Houston

SharpLaunch Selected as Affinity Program Provider for CCIM Institute

PORTSMOUTH, N.H./ July 25, 2018 (STL.News) SharpLaunch, an all-in-one commercial real estate marketing software for building owners, asset managers, and brokers, has been announced as an affinity program provider for CCIM Institute. The CCIM Institute affinity program offers members access to a global network of industry-leading tools, tuition discounts, and a global network of commercial … Continue reading SharpLaunch Selected as Affinity Program Provider for CCIM Institute

Aquicore Launches New Self-installing IoT Hardware For Its Smart Asset Operations Platform For Commercial Real Estate

WASHINGTON/ July 18, 2018 (STL.News) Aquicore, the leading IoT-driven asset operations platform for commercial real estate (CRE), today announced the launch of its new self-installing Internet of Things (IoT) hardware. The patented devices – the Aquicore Hub and the Aquicore Bridge – make it quicker and easier for executives, managers and building teams to complete … Continue reading Aquicore Launches New Self-installing IoT Hardware For Its Smart Asset Operations Platform For Commercial Real Estate

Yardi Matrix: U.S. Multifamily Market Completes a Solid First Half

SANTA BARBARA, California/ July 17, 2018 (STL.News) — U.S. multifamily rents ended with a bang heading into the July Fourth holiday, with the average rent rising by $12 in June to an all-time high of $1,405, according to a survey of 127 markets by Yardi® Matrix. (Logo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/676064/Yardi_Logo.jpg ) Rents grew by 2.1% in the … Continue reading Yardi Matrix: U.S. Multifamily Market Completes a Solid First Half

Pass the Baton….Please: Artificial Intelligence (AI) Platform to Revolutionize Commercial Real Estate Investment and Valuation

JACKSONVILLE, Fla./ July 5, 2018 (STL.News)– eVest Technology: Commercial real estate refuses to welcome modern technology. “Ancient”, analog laws have been deregulated and technology now offers opportunities one could only dream of 20 years ago. The JOBS Act of 2012 deregulated the general solicitation laws to allow for massive marketing of securities to accredited investors. … Continue reading Pass the Baton….Please: Artificial Intelligence (AI) Platform to Revolutionize Commercial Real Estate Investment and Valuation

eVest Technology Presents Its Online Public Offering (OPO) Platform

JACKSONVILLE, Fla./ June 28, 2018 (STL.News) — The largest transfer of wealth in the 20th century was ushered in thanks to the Resolution Trust Corporation (RTC). Not since the mid 1980’s has there been another massive market disruption; until now. The emerging On-Line Public Offering platform, developed by eVest Technology, is made possible by the … Continue reading eVest Technology Presents Its Online Public Offering (OPO) Platform

National Roofing Partners Hires Tony Rader as Vice President

COPPELL, Texas/ June 27, 2018 (STL.News) National Roofing Partners (NRP), the leading network of commercial roofing contractors in North America, announces the hire of Tony Rader as Vice President. Rader will be directing a new NRP team focused on telecommunications rooftop services that will be serviced by the tier-one network of the NRP roofing contractor … Continue reading National Roofing Partners Hires Tony Rader as Vice President

Real Estate Investment Platform StraightUp Announces Merger With Slice, A Blockchain-Powered Platform For Cross-Border Investors

NEW YORK, June 26, 2018/ (STL.News) — StraightUp, an innovative real estate-focused platform giving investors access to previously unavailable development opportunities, announced today a merger with Slice, the first blockchain-based REIT for investors around the world. The merger will disrupt the real estate investing space, providing increased transparency and liquidity backed by secure blockchain technology … Continue reading Real Estate Investment Platform StraightUp Announces Merger With Slice, A Blockchain-Powered Platform For Cross-Border Investors

The Cost of Money Tops The Counselors of Real Estate® Annual List of Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate

CHICAGO / JUNE 21, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News)  — The cost of money—Interest Rates and the Economy–leads the list of current issues on The Counselors of Real Estate’s annual list of Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate. As interest rates rise, the commercial and residential real estate markets are experiencing decreasing demand for commercial property, and higher … Continue reading The Cost of Money Tops The Counselors of Real Estate® Annual List of Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate

Financial Poise™ Announces “REAL ESTATE LAW DUMBED DOWN 2018,” a New Webinar Series Premiering June 21, 2018 at 2 PM CST through West LegalEdcenter

CHICAGO / June 15, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Commercial real estate is one of the most understandable of investments. We live and work within real estate. It is tangible. One can see it. Yet, underneath this veneer of simplicity there are many legal and practical issues to consider. And these issues are impacted by the market … Continue reading Financial Poise™ Announces “REAL ESTATE LAW DUMBED DOWN 2018,” a New Webinar Series Premiering June 21, 2018 at 2 PM CST through West LegalEdcenter

Commercial Observer to Host Midtown, New York Event with RXR Realty on Commercial Real Estate Market

NEW YORK/ June 13, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Commercial Observer, the leading commercial real estate media company, is pleased to announce the speaker line-up for its third annual Midtown Forum to be held on June 28, 2018 at RXR Realty’s 75 Rockefeller Center in New York. The program includes two panels composed of top commercial real … Continue reading Commercial Observer to Host Midtown, New York Event with RXR Realty on Commercial Real Estate Market