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Analysis: How Biden’s Tax Plan Would Reshape CRE Investment

Commercial Property Executive

President Biden called on Congress to make tax code changes this week that could hurt commercial real estate investors’ pockets. But the code changes detailed in The American Families Plan could also result in fundamental shifts in how real estate is bought, sold and developed.

One of the major themes of the president’s campaign as well as his first 100 days in office has been equity. Instead of raising taxes on middle-class Americans to pay for the plan’s $1.8 trillion in spending, he is setting his sights on high-earning investors and real estate investors, in particular.

In the real estate …

Amanda WillisAnalysis: How Biden’s Tax Plan Would Reshape CRE Investment

The Realty Income-VEREIT Deal is a Game Changer for Net Lease

GlobeSt.com

While the merger is seen as good for the industry, there are questions about how the combined company will grow.

Yesterday’s announcement that Realty Income Corporation will acquire VEREIT to create a combined company with an enterprise value of approximately $50 billion sent waves through the net lease space.

“I think it’s great for the sector because now you’re going to have a major market cap REIT,” says  Randy Blankstein, president of The Boulder Group. “It’s great to have a $50 billion company because it draws attention to the space.”

Matt Berres, executive managing director for Newmark, says the proposed …

Amanda WillisThe Realty Income-VEREIT Deal is a Game Changer for Net Lease

A Solution for Troubled 1031 Owners

GlobeSt.com

Even if owners hand over the keys to an asset, they still may face a taxable event.

Before the Great Recession, many borrowers took out non-recourse CMBS loans. Then, when the economy tanked, they were forced to hand the keys back to the lender.…

Leigh ClineA Solution for Troubled 1031 Owners

Biden’s Under-the-Radar Impact on Net Lease

GlobeSt.com

While 1031 is obviously the focus, a new administration could have some positive impacts.

While 1031 exchanges are a potential problem with the Biden administration and a Democratic Senate and House of Representatives, some potential policies could make net lease investors happy over the next couple of years.…

Amanda WillisBiden’s Under-the-Radar Impact on Net Lease

Retail Bright Spots Exist for Savvy Net Lease Investors

GlobeSt.com

Don’t believe everything you read. If you do, you’re likely to make the assumption that all of retail is a vast wasteland, that bankruptcies and defaults…

Don’t believe everything you read. If you do, you’re likely to make the assumption that all of retail is a vast wasteland, that bankruptcies and defaults are the only order of the day and all a formerly vibrant shopping center is good for now is conversation to a fitness center.

Readers of this blog know better. As do readers of GlobeSt.com. In two recent articles, GlobeSt made it clear that retail investments (and for …

Amanda WillisRetail Bright Spots Exist for Savvy Net Lease Investors

Single Tenant Net Lease Activity Rebounds in Q3

GlobeSt.com

The average cap rate across net lease sectors rose 20 basis points, as the average remaining lease term dropped by half a year.

After slumping in the second quarter, single-tenant net lease sales rose 13.8% in Q3, according to the U.S. Capital Markets Net Lease Group Cap Rate Report from Avison Young.…

Amanda WillisSingle Tenant Net Lease Activity Rebounds in Q3

A Split Congress Could Bode Well for 1031s

GlobeSt.com

Real estate has always been a scapegoat for economic troubles.

As the wrangling over the Oval Office continues, there could be good news in the cards for 1031 like-kind exchange investors. And here’s why. Despite campaign promises to keep or alter 1031s, this isn’t a decision that will come from the White House alone. …

Amanda WillisA Split Congress Could Bode Well for 1031s

Amazon’s Online Pharmacy Targets Popular Net Lease Segment

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Amazon expects to generate revenue upwards of $130 billion by 2025 from this new offering.

Through the pandemic, pharmacies have been an e-commerce resistant segment of the real estate market. But that could be changing with a new announcement from Amazon.…

Amanda WillisAmazon’s Online Pharmacy Targets Popular Net Lease Segment