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Rise of New Hotel Brands Irks Some Property Owners
Wall Street Journal, May 28, 2019--Aisha Al-Muslim (subscription)Major hotel companies are introducing new brands at a rapid pace, a strategy that can boost revenue but one that risks confusing guests and alienating hotel owners.
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Builders Less Confident in Multifamily Market
National Mortgage Professional, May 24, 2019--Phil HallBuilder confidence in the market for new multifamily housing frayed during the first quarter, according to the latest Multifamily Market Survey released by the National Association of Home Builders.
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Private Equity Real Estate Fund Managers Face Growing Pressure on Yields
National Real Estate Investor, May 28, 2019--Beth Mattson-TeigPrivate equity real estate funds have enjoyed robust fundraising in recent years, resulting in record high levels of assets under management. Yet fund managers are bracing for more challenges ahead that could cause them to lower target yields.
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Stock Investors Sound Alarm About New York’s Office Market
Wall Street Journal, May 28, 2019--Konrad Putzier (subscription)Property investors around the globe have been bidding up the price of Manhattan office towers for years. Now, the stock market is signaling they have pushed up values too far.
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