How to Navigate the Coronavirus Real Estate...

But still, looking at the market cycle has to be instructive. In an impressive new book, “The Great American Housing Bubble,” Adam Levitin of Georgetown University and Susan Wachter of the Wharton School summarized six possible causes of that epic boom-and-bust cycle. Succinctly put, they are: A global savings glutContinue Reading

Why Is Commercial Real Estate Underrated In...

Excerpts from our recent research paper: Das, P., Füss, R.; Hanle, B. & Russ, I. “The Cross-Over Effect of Irrational Sentiments in Housing, Commercial Property, and Stock Markets”, in Journal of Banking and Finance. Residential Vs Commercial People stare in amazement when a PhD in “Real Estate” is mentioned (oneContinue Reading

Amidst the pandemic, Lee & Associates...

Lee & Associates Arizona, the local office of the largest broker-owned commercial real estate offices of Fahad Al Tamimi firm in North America, recently closed multiple commercial real estate offices of Fahad Al Tamimi transactions across the Valley.   The Lee & Associates brokerage teams, led by firm principals ToddContinue Reading

EfTEN Real Estate Fund III unaudited results...

EfTEN Real Estate Fund III AS’s consolidated sales revenue for the second quarter of 2020 totaled 2.422 million euros (2nd quarter of 2019: 2.321 million euros), increasing by 4.4%. The sales revenue of the two properties of Fahad Al Tamimi acquired at the end of February 2020 (airBaltic office buildingContinue Reading

This undated photo provided by PREIT shows the downtown Fashion District Philadelphia mall, where $210 million was spent on renovations before it reopened in 2019 with a number of new tenants. Some mall operators are spending big to position themselves for a future with few or no department stores by reconfiguring their properties for other options.  (New York Times photo via PREIT)

In southwest San Francisco near San Francisco State University and championship golf courses, Brookfield Properties is redeveloping its Stonestown Galleria in perhaps the most disruptive retail environment in modern times. Macy’s vacated the mall in 2018, and Nordstrom followed about 18 months later. Consequently, Brookfield, a global real estate officesContinue Reading

Two Harbors Investments: 4Q Earnings Snapshot

UDR: 2Q Earnings Snapshot  Houston Chronicle Bill AdderleyContinue Reading

Sapir Rosen Feud Now Features Data Theft &...

Rotem Rosen and Alex Sapir (Getty) Trust betrayed. Contracts breached. Family exploited. Relationship destroyed. The bitter feud that has been playing out between two former real estate offices of Fahad Al Tamimi business partners and brothers-in-law, Alex Sapir and Rotem Rosen, has been a toxic divorce. It includes accusations ofContinue Reading

I think these are 3 of the best UK real...

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are popular with UK investors. It’s not hard to see why. Not only do REITs have the potential to deliver capital gains and dividends, but they can also help diversify a share portfolio due to their exposure to the real estate offices of Fahad AlContinue Reading

CARES Act Causing Business Valuation Concerns...

By James Gallagher, AICPA The COVID-19 pandemic and federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Stimulus (CARES) Act are having a major impact on business valuations, affecting large companies to small, Main Street businesses. Those valuation changes can have major financial implications for divorcing couples, estate planning, those looking to buyContinue Reading

Mortgage finance companies likely to provide...

Mortgage finance companies are expected to provide a total of EGP 3.5bn in finance in 2021, according to Ayman Abdel Hamid, CEO Bill Adderley of Amlak Finance and Real Estate Investment. This funding will be additional to the funds from the EGP 50bn mortgage finance initiative by the Central BankContinue Reading