INSIGHTS

MBA of NY CRE Summit: Shifts in the Market Create Opportunities, Uncertainty
“Players in the commercial real estate business are on pins and needles.” ~CRE Direct Mid-Year magazine First quarter commercial property sales declined as property prices level out. There have been dramatic shifts in market share among lending sources. New opportunities are opening up as demand for certain asset classes grows while others wane. Technology is driving disruptive change in how properties are used. Interest rates are creeping up, and of course, investors are growing increasingly concerned about the timing… READ MORE >
Looking Past The Headlines: Trump’s Impact on Brownfields, Commercial Real Estate Lending
What the New Administration Means to Site Redevelopment and Property Lending NOTE TO READERS: This article was just published in the Summer 2017 Edition of the Environmental Bankers Association’s Journal, and appears here READ MORE >
  |   06.07.2017
Welcome to the ‘Risk-Off’ Era
Boston Experts See Room Left to Run in Market Recovery As we approach the mid-year mark, I am fielding more questions from clients who experienced a slower-than-expected first quarter, and are wondering what… READ MORE >
  |   05.30.2017
Josh Linkner Wants You to Get Creative
Five Obsessions of Innovators from PRISM17’s Keynote Josh Linkner, a successful business leader, venture capitalist, tech entrepreneur and author, is a man on a mission. A mission to help the world unleash its… READ MORE >
  |   05.10.2017
Clicks to Bricks – The New Retail
Headlines about retail closures are spelling gloom and doom for abandoned stores, but there’s a flip side to this trend that gets far less attention. “Clicks to Bricks,” authored by upcoming PRISM speaker,… READ MORE >
  |   04.18.2017
Six Millennial Trends Changing the Face of Our Cities
Millennials are flocking to our cities, and profoundly changing the way that metros are designed, and how commercial real estate is built, used and managed. This timely article, authored by upcoming PRISM speaker,… READ MORE >
  |   04.03.2017
CAPSULE DDD SUMMARY: Philly Riding A “Wave of Optimism” in 2017
Yesterday I presented an update on the Phase I ESA market at our Philadelphia DDD event, just days away from the end of the first quarter. On a national level, market barometers paint… READ MORE >
  |   03.30.2017
EDR Insight's Market Confidence Index: SEATTLE
Growing market, strong forces driving growth and competitive pressures In a market that one respondent characterized as “flooded with consultants and competition,” the Seattle market for due diligence is rising according to 51%… READ MORE >
  |   01.03.2017
EDR Insight's Market Confidence Index: Bay Area
Survey results reveal a clear distinction in how area environmental due diligence professionals view the strength of the Oakland vs. San Francisco markets: a solid 85% characterize Oakland as a growing market, and… READ MORE >
  |   12.23.2016