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Famed Plaza Hotel Is On the Block
Wall Street Journal, Aug. 22, 2017--Craig Karmin (subscription)The Indian owners of the Plaza Hotel have hired a broker to sell the New York City landmark, a sign that a world-wide scramble among investors, celebrities and governments to acquire the property could be nearing an end.
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Inside King of Prussia’s $1 Billion Transformation, Aug. 22, 2017--Melissa RomeroThe King of Prussia, Pa., Business District has spent the past six years trying to turn King of Prussia's reputation as a mega-mall into a place where people actually want to live.
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2017 Top Brokers
National Real Estate Investor, Aug 15, 2017--David BodamerThe top commercial real estate brokers based on total global transaction volume in 2016.
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Fed Minutes: Central Bank Split Over Path of Rate Hikes
CNBC, Aug. 17, 2017--Jefff CoxA fissure appears to be developing at the Federal Reserve over when to raise interest rates. One side preaches caution in a low-inflation environment while another worries about delaying.
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Opinion: Crowdfunded Real-Estate Investments: 3 Ways To Do It
MarketWatch, Aug. 17, 2017--Charles ClintonSo-called "donation crowdfunding" has been eclipsed by crowdfunded investing, where investors purchase small stakes in projects ranging from tech startups to real-estate developments.
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The 2008 Financial Crisis: How It All Began
Wall Street Journal, Aug. 17, 2017 (subscription)In August 2007, the first blow was struck that shattered everything American investors thought they knew about markets.
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Pension Funds, Life Insurers Overtake Banks as Biggest CRE Lenders in Boston
National Real Estate Investor, Aug. 23, 2017--Ely RazinPension funds and insurance companies were significant players in Boston's commercial real estate market in the first half of the year.
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