Skip to Content.


Meeting your information needs in today's capital markets environment

Life Science Drives Boston’s CRE Market

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Real Estate Indicators from HFF Director Ben Sayles and Real Estate Analyst Connor Allen in HFF's Boston office. This is Part One in HFF's series on biotech in Boston. Click here to read the Part Two. Greater Boston has emerged as one of the top biotech clusters in the United States, often outpacing markets such as San Francisco, San Diego, New York, Washington, D.C., Philadelphia and Research Triangle Park in terms of public and private investment as well as total employment and job growth. Perhaps nothing speaks to the strength... [Read More]

Southern California Experiential Retail Center for Sale

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (“HFF”), on behalf of the owner, is marketing for sale Kaleidoscope, a 243,660-square-foot retail center located in the highly affluent Southern California community of Mission Viejo. Currently 82.4 percent occupied (87.5 percent leased), the retail property for sale is anchored by Edwards Theaters (Regal), LA Fitness, Buffalo Wild Wings, Burke Williams Spa and Union Market, a proven public market/food hall concept. Surrounded by some of Southern California’s most desirable demographics and situated prominently on the I-5 Freeway, Kaleidoscope offers investors the opportunity to acquire an... [Read More]

Super Bowl LI: The First Super Bowl for the Next 50 Years

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Real Estate Indicators by HFF Real Estate Analyst Wesley Hightower in HFF's Houston office. Football in Texas may forever be associated with Friday Night Lights, the Longhorns, Aggies, Dallas Cowboys or Houston Texans, but on Sunday night in early February, die-hard football fans and casual fans alike from around the globe will turn their focus to Houston, Texas, the sprawling metropolis along the Gulf Coast, for Super Bowl LI, the “First Super Bowl for the Next 50 Years.” February 5 marks the third time that... [Read More]

HFF Research Update for January 20: Independent's Day

Friday, January 20, 2017

Weekly insights on current research in the commercial real estate industry from HFF Managing Director of Research Jimmy Hinton. View Daily Rates on the HFF website. As inauguration ceremonies conclude in Washington, D.C., President Trump begins his real campaign, carrying forward efforts to galvanize the country’s sense of self-determination. Meanwhile, the fixed income markets are providing investors with a similar sentiment. As indicated by public fixed income markets, the recent rise in debt WACC has cooled dramatically. Though the 10-year UST remains elevated, compressing corporate bond... [Read More]

Greenwich Village Retail Condo has Hit the Market

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, L.P. (“HFF”), on behalf of the owner, is marketing for sale 808 Broadway, a 29,147-square-foot, fully-leased retail condominium located in New York City’s Greenwich Village. The property is positioned between 11th and 12th Streets with substantial frontage on Broadway and 4th Avenue. 808 Broadway is a three-level retail property for sale that is triple net leased to a subsidiary of Rubies Costume Company, Inc., one of the largest costume manufacturers and distributors in the world. This location serves a strategic purpose as a... [Read More]

New Chapter Begins for Barnes & Noble

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

By HFF Public Relations Coordinator Kimberly Steele. Barnes & Noble (B&N) might be closing the book on the format that made them the nation’s largest retail bookstore by changing the game (again). The company is in the process of rolling out a new kind of bookstore that combines a technology-enhanced shopping experience with their new restaurant concept, Barnes & Noble Kitchen, which is currently being tested in several markets with more to come. Where the Barnes & Noble café is designed for the grab-and-go costumer, Barnes... [Read More]

HFF Analysis of the December 2016 BLS Employment Report

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

HFF is pleased to report on the latest employment expansion statistics from December 2016. Our research team analyzes trends and data to give readers a better view into the current state of the economy and how employment is being affected. Employment Expansion U.S. job growth slowed down in December as nonfarm payrolls rose by 156,000. In 2016, the U.S. labor market added 2.16 million jobs, putting job gains at about two million for the sixth year in a row. Wages rose 2.9 percent, the best annual gain in more... [Read More]

Floating Warehouses: A New Meaning of “Dock High"

Monday, January 09, 2017

Real Estate Indicators from Director Marty Busekrus in HFF's Miami office. It was announced recently that the U.S. Patent Office awarded Amazon patent approval of an “AIRBORNE FULFILLMENT CENTER UTILIZING UNMANNED AERIAL VEHICLES FOR ITEM DELIVERY.” This is essentially a warehouse in the sky designed to air-drop packages directly to consumers. At first, I thought Amazon had finally gone too far with the last mile but, after reading the full patent, it started to become clear the implications may be less science fiction than at... [Read More]

Hotels Near Medical Centers: Comfortable, Convenient & a Respite During Trying Times

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Real estate indicators from HFF Director Alan Suzuki in HFF’s Boston office. Let’s face it: No one likes to go to the hospital, and, for the rarest and most serious medical conditions, it is becoming commonplace for families to travel great lengths for the best medical care. Unlike a lot of hotel guests, they are not traveling for vacation; they are traveling because they need the specialized help that only the best hospitals can provide. In times like these, the last thought crossing a person’s mind is where they... [Read More]

Making Your First Investment in Commercial Real Estate as a Private Investor

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Real estate indicators by Managing Director Jules Sherwood of HFF's Denver office This article is written to frame the benefits and risks of a private individual or wealthy family investing in commercial real estate (CRE). Understand that we are not attorneys or accountants, and this should not be taken as legal or tax advice, so please consult your appropriate professional advisors before making any investments. We assume for this discussion that, since you are reading this, you are an educated investor with a high income and/or net worth, do not... [Read More]

1 2

Search HFF Advisor

Recent Posts

By Topics


Back to top.