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Amazon’s Whole Foods Could be a Fit for 110 Old Sears Stores, BMO Says
CNBC, Apr. 11, 2019--Lauren ThomasYour local, shuttered Sears or Kmart store could soon turn into a grocery store, according to  investment group BMO. Maybe even a Whole Foods.
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2018 Set Record for Commercial/Multifamily Lending
Mortgage News Daily, Apr. 11, 2019--Jann SwansonCommercial and multifamily mortgage bankers closed $573.9 billion in loans during the year according to results from a Mortgage Bankers Association survey. The total represents an 8 percent increase from the volume in 2017.
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Mark Calabria Takes Over as FHFA Director, Begins Push for Housing Finance Reform
HousingWire, Apr. 15, 2019--Ben LaneIn remarks delivered at his swearing-in ceremony at the Federal Housing Finance Agency, Calabria emphasized the pressing need for housing finance reform. "I enter this office with a great sense of urgency. One I hope you share," he said.
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Office Developers Are Increasingly Adding Mixed-Use Components to New Projects
National Real Estate Investor, Apr. 16, 2019--Patricia KirkMixed-use was already a big hit in the retail sector. Now office developers are trying to capitalize on the trend.
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