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Real Estate and COVID-19: The Devil Is in the Dispersion

Jul 22nd, 2020 | Filed under: Featured Post, Real Estate, Newly Added

By Fritz Louw and Niel Harmse The recent market turmoil has resembled the global financial crisis and other volatile periods, in that we have observed a widening of the dispersion of returns across real estate assets. This widening spread has been most pronounced in retail property — a sector thatRead More


CRE Debt & the Downturn: What’s Next?

Jun 23rd, 2020 | Filed under: State of the Industry, Featured Post, Newly Added, Hedge Funds

By Matt Malone, Managing Director, Real Estate and Andrew Korz, Associate, Investment Research, FS Investments As the COVID-19 pandemic has swept across the world, it has become clear that the necessary steps being taken by governments to protect human life have thrust the global economy into a recession. In theRead More


A Fintech Revolution in Commercial Real Estate

May 9th, 2019 | Filed under: Data Science & AI, State of the Industry, Featured Post, Real Estate, Newly Added, Commodities & Natural Resources

Cushman & Wakefield, Chicago, has released a discussion of blockchains in connection with real estate. The paper argues that the technology could “transform CRE transactions ranging from property listings, asset management, and the purchase and sale of properties.” It reminds us that blockchains are shared digital ledgers, both tamper-proof andRead More


Alternative Real Estate Shows Attractively

Mar 28th, 2019 | Filed under: State of the Industry, Featured Post, Real Estate, Newly Added, Commodities & Natural Resources

PricewaterhouseCoopers, the London-based professional services network, in conjunction with the Urban Land Institute, has prepared a report on ongoing trends in real estate, which sheds some light on the attractions of alternative real estate. The background to the report is the continued and intensifying consensus that a recession is nigh,Read More


Alpha Hunters: Looking at Alternative Investments From the Inside Out

Jun 7th, 2012 | Filed under: State of the Industry, Real Estate, Private Equity, Asset Allocation, Hedge Funds

A deeper look at alternatives with Dr. Bob Swarup, a world-renowned expert and commentator on alternatives and financial markets as well as being a visiting fellow at London School of Economics.Read More