Monthly Archives: June 2012

RENT-ing is Sweet Music to Brooklyn Investors.

June 20th, 2012 (No Comments)

You don’t need to have a Broadway hit to enjoy rent. Brooklyn is booming. Although the American dream is still to own property, renting has taken off in the years since the Financial Crisis, especially in highly desirable neighborhoods like Brooklyn. That has caused a flurry of activity among commercial real estate investors looking to […]

There Are Still Clouds Amid Housing Sector’s Silver Lining

June 12th, 2012 (No Comments)

Amid mounting evidence that the extended real estate market recession is finally abating, investors are still advised to display considerable caution before jumping back into the market without the advice of competent investment counsel. Over the past few sessions, newly released industry and government data would seem to raise recovery hopes as the residential home […]

Recovery in Retail CRE Under Way, Proceed With Caution

June 7th, 2012 (No Comments)

It might not be ‘shop til you drop,’ but a recent report by commercial real estate services provider Cassidy Turley notes that the retail sector absorbed 3.1 million square feet in the first quarter, following a pace of 3.4 million square feet in the fourth quarter of 2011. The pace over the last six months […]

Top 5 Biggest Commercial Mortgage Loans In NYC From January to April 2012

June 5th, 2012 (No Comments)

***This blog entry is a guest post from and contains data developed by their analysts. aggregates real estate data and listings from hundreds of public and proprietary sources into an easy-to-use yet comprehensive property research website covering a dozen major markets.*** A recent survey done by loan officers at Federal Reserve informs us […]