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Slowing Development in CA May Point to Nationwide Issue

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California is something of a bellwether for the U.S. economy and for commercial real estate. Thus Golden State trends are important. According to the recently released Summer/Fall 2017 Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson report, broad segments of the market will be slowing down

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Sportswear-maker Puma has signed a deal for a flagship store along Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue shopping corridor

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German sportswear-maker Puma SE has signed a lease deal to open a flagship store on Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue shopping corridor, creating a marquee location that will be the first of its kind for the company in North America. Puma is taking a

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Southern California home sales crash, a warning sign to the nation

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Southern California home sales hit the brakes in June, falling to the lowest reading for the month in four years. Sales of both new and existing houses and condominiums dropped 11.8 percent year over year, as prices shot up to a record

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Strong Retail Sales in June Boosted Growth

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Consumer spending is bustling and likely propelled strong overall economic growth in the recently completed second quarter. Retail sales—a measure of spending at U.S. stores, websites and restaurants—rose 0.5% in June from the prior month, the Commerce Department said Monday.

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In Strong Retail Economy And Tight Labor Market, Retailers Tout Incentives

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The strong economy continues to set records. April marked the 91st straight month of job gains, the longest stretch in history. That’s good news for retailers, who added 1,800 jobs last month and continue to demonstrate their resilience and innovation as the economy improves. The

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Retail’s Other Problem: Too Few Clerks in the Store

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Many of America’s biggest retailers, under assault from Amazon.com Inc., have been slashing staff even faster than they have been closing stores, a dynamic that has left fewer clerks and longer checkout lines at remaining locations. Despite operating roughly the same number of stores as it

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How Do You Empower Women In Commercial Real Estate?

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How do we empower women in commercial real estate? How do we help elevate women, support working mothers and encourage female entrepreneurialism in this industry? I was recently discussing these issues on a panel at Harvard’s Real Estate Weekend. Many

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Three Reasons Commercial Real Estate Professionals Should Be More Open To Tech

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The real estate industry isn’t exactly known for being receptive to new technology. Many in the industry view technology as unnecessary, as countless people have built real estate empires and made untold millions from hammering the phones. Today, though, it’s

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How Driverless Cars Could Disrupt The Real Estate Industry

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Driverless cars could become a regular feature of the roads as early as April – at least in California, which has decided to allow fully autonomous vehicles to be tested on the roads (none of those pesky humans who have

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The Unloved Retail Sector Is Quietly Attempting a Rebound

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After one of their toughest years ever, beleaguered U.S. retailers are enjoying a pickup in quarterly sales, helping to boost the shares of many brick-and-mortar operators even as the stock market stumbles this year. The moves mark a partial respite

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