Commercial real estate platform VTS raises $55M



Asset management and leasing platform VTS today announced it has closed a $55 million funding round, marking the largest venture funding round in the history of commercial real estate technology.

Commercial Real Estate Loans Explained



Commercial real estate loans are very different from residential loans. They are much more complicated and carry terms and conditions different from residential loans. These are reasons that many investors never venture in the commercial real estate market. Smaller residential real estate investors are typically limited to somewhere between four and ten properties valued in […]

Net Lease Bank Properties Underperform Market



Cap rates for the single tenant bank ground lease sector increased significantly to 4.75% in the first quarter of 2016 after reaching a previous historic low of 4.35% one year ago.

VTS Extends Market Intelligence Leadership with CompStak Partnership



VTS, the leading commercial real estate asset management and leasing platform, today announced a partnership with CompStak, the world’s largest marketplace for commercial real estate data. VTS users already benefit from VTS’s powerful market intelligence offerings, which provides tenant information on more than 5 million companies through a partnership with S&P Capital IQ. With the […]

4 Keys to Appraising a Commercial Property



If you want to sell your property, buy a property, lease a property or appeal property taxes, you will need to perform an appraisal of that commercial property.

Stiles Takes Major Steps in Executive Leadership Succession Plan



Stiles, a Fort Lauderdale-based full service real estate development firm established in 1951, announced today new developments in the company’s leadership succession plan. The company has appointed Ken Stiles Co-CEO, working alongside his father Chairman and CEO Terry Stiles. Ken Stiles joined the company 11 years ago and most recently served as Executive Vice President, […]

Condo developers seize on vacant churches



Condo developers are increasingly beginning to transform churches into condominiums.

Spider launches new hotel concept aimed at millenials in Miami Beach



All-in-one real estate investment firm Spider is kicking off its first project in the hotel sector.

Contractors Partnering with Tech Companies to Build Smart Hotels



According to an article in Hospitality Technology, smart hotels are more in demand from travellers. This next generation of hotels are being built at lower cost and in less time as contractors’ partner with technology companies. One of the most promising developments in the construction, engineering and architecture industry is Building Information Modelling or BIM. […]

Crelow aims to be a commercial real estate matchmaker



Crelow offers a revolutionary kind of ‘matchmaking service’ for would-be tenants catering towards the traditionally underserved smaller tenant market.