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Commercial Real Estate News from the Wall Street Journal

  1. 'Little India' Thrives in Central New Jersey
    Oak Tree Road, known as “Little India,” has been transformed from a rundown and desolate area to a booming ethnic business district that attracts South Asian customers from Maine to Maryland.
  2. NYC's Pearl River Mart Will Expand to Chelsea Market
    Pearl River Mart, once a casualty of skyrocketing retail rents, is planning to open another 3,500 square-foot store at Chelsea Market in Manhattan.
  3. Office Spaces Focusing More on Communal Areas
    Businesses are beginning to design offices spaces that are increasing the amount of square footage per employee when shared work settings are taken into account.
  4. Chocolate Giant Ferrero to Look for Innovation at Cornell Tech
    Ferrero, Italian manufacturer of sweets and chocolates, is setting up an innovation outpost at Cornell University’s technology campus on Roosevelt Island in New York City.
  5. Shortage of Industrial Space on Long Island Squeezes Tenants
    Long Island’s shrinking industrial space has placed expanding tenants in a tough spot, forcing them to look east to Suffolk County and off the island entirely, according to real-estate services firm JLL.
  6. Supermarkets Face a Growing Problem: Too Much Space
    A massive build-out by retailers has left the country piled up with grocery shelves as consumers shift from big weekly shopping trips to more snacking and to-go meals.
  7. Excuse Me, You're Blocking My Sun
    Australia’s rapid embrace of rooftop panels—now installed on one in four homes in some areas—has collided with another hot spot of investment, construction of apartments and homes.
  8. 1031 Exchange Real Estate Tax Break Faces Extinction
    A much-loved tax advantage in the commercial real-estate industry is on the chopping block even as chances dim for the passage of a broad federal tax overhaul this year.
  9. Mall Tenants Play Hardball In Lease Negotiations
    Retailers, food and beverage operators and department store chains looking to renew their leases have been asking for more allowances from mall owners.
  10. Mall Project Denied on Former Shea Stadium Site
    New York’s highest court on Tuesday blocked the development of a billion-dollar shopping mall on a Citi Field parking lot in Queens, affirming a ruling that the project needs legislative approval to proceed.

Commercial Property News from the Financial Times

  1. Carillion confirms multiple proposals to buy healthcare arm
  2. August UK construction jump not enough to reverse downward trend
  3. LafargeHolcim finance director to leave after less than 2 years
    Departure announced weeks after change of chief executive at Swiss cement group
  4. LafargeHolcim’s finance director to depart after less than 2 years
  5. UK housebuilders hope for more Help-to-Buy cash
    Industry eyes Tory conference for boost to flagship home scheme
  6. Carillion: gravy drain
    Group’s troubles show PFI is not as lucrative when combined with weak management
  7. Crisis deepens at Carillion as it reveals £1.15bn loss
    UK construction group considers rights issue and further asset sales to tackle debt
  8. Carillion cuts full-year revenue guidance after ‘disappointing’ first half
  9. Carillion’s best hope for transformation is a slow reversion
    The presence of EY and KPMG suggests the folly of anyone bidding now
  10. Chinese property developers’ credit to improve as borrowing slows – Moody’s

Commercial Property News from Property Week

  1. L&G buys GPU's Edinburgh office
    Legal & General has completed the forward-funding acquisition of the 190,000 sq ft government-let New Waverley office in Edinburgh for around £100m.
  2. Hammond considers slashing stamp duty for first time buyers
    Chancellor Philip Hammond is considering a big cut in stamp duty for first-time buyers for next month’s budget, a newspaper report has claimed.
  3. London office investment up 64% in a year
    London office investment transactions totalled £4.8bn during the third quarter of 2017, representing a quarterly increase of 51%, and a 64% increase on the same period last year when investment levels stood at £3.2bn and £1.7bn respectively.
  4. Record sales boost annual profit at Bellway
    A leap in home sales helped boost Bellway’s pre-tax profit by 12.6% in its last financial year.
  5. Opus Land to develop £19m Lemington Spa retail park
    Opus Land has unveiled plans to develop a new £19m retail development, The Stove Works Retail Park, in Royal Leamington Spa.
  6. Principality provides £50m to Welsh housing associations
    Principality Building Society’s commercial team will provide £50m in loans to housing associations in Wales.
  7. Tishman makes double letting at Verde
    Tishman Speyer has secured a duo of lettings at Verde, its flagship development in London’s Victoria, totalling 44,000 sq ft.
  8. Urban & Civic sells Stansted Hotel
    Urban & Civic has sold the recently completed Hampton by Hilton hotel at Stansted Airport to Legal & General Investment Management Real Assets for £48.3m.
  9. AXA IM acquires Knebworth Care Home for £16m
    AXA IM-Real Assets has completed the acquisition of Knebworth Care Home in Hertfordshire for £15.75m from Abbey Healthcare.
  10. Maslow Capital makes seven new appointments
    Maslow Capital has announced seven new hires across origination, risk, marketing and operations to provide the necessary resources to grow the business.