The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected the global commercial real estate sector. With offices adopting remote working approaches and people moving from major metro cities to suburbs and physical distancing protocols, the real estate sector is looking at major uncertainty in 2021. As a result, the commercial real estate brokerage business has also been… Continue reading Commercial real estate brokerage in a post-COVID-19 world
The Commercial Real estate investment process is intricate and involves a number of stakeholders and lengthy steps. Although it may seem intimidating for new investors, it is noteworthy that the investment process in a commercial real estate deal essentially involves four distinct stages. These are Acquisition, Value-add, Stabilization and Disposition. Together they form the life… Continue reading Life cycle of a commercial real estate asset deal
Private equity firms are gaining popularity among passive investors for commercial real estate investments. So, passive investors can now invest in large commercial real estate (CRE) deals with private equity commercial real estate partnerships, without directly being involved in the deals themselves. What is Private Equity commercial real estate? Real estate private equity firms raise… Continue reading What is Private equity commercial real estate partnership?
Commercial real estate investments have always been a stable source of income and portfolio diversification for investors. This asset class holds tremendous potential for value appreciation, tax benefits, equity building, cash flow and much more. However, investors also need to recognize the risks of commercial real estate investment. The illiquid nature of real estate often… Continue reading Commercial real estate investments amid COVID-19 risky or rewarding?
The CARES Act is a $2.2 trillion economic stimulus package. The United States Federal Government passed this act in March 2020 and it helps accredited investors in the real estate industry greatly. From tax reliefs to grants, loans, and direct cash payments, this legislation provides an advantage to real estate investors. Let’s dive into how… Continue reading The CARES Act- impact on the commercial real estate investors
The crushing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Presidential election are giving rise to various real estate investment trends in 2021. As the real estate asset classes are resuming their operations, there are several emerging real estate trends that are shaping the industry in 2021. Let’s discuss how the real estate investment trends will… Continue reading Real estate investment trends in US for 2021
If you are an investment geek who is always on the search for investment opportunities, the term ‘accredited investors’ must not be new to you. Real estate crowdfunding or high-risk investment opportunities, still prefer ‘accredited investors’ over non-accredited investors. Simply put, accredited investors are wealthy individuals who can invest in high-risk, capital-intensive investments globally. It… Continue reading Accredited Investors-the origin and how to become one
Smart contracts in commercial real estate transactions Smart contracts in commercial real estate transactions are growing today. In Commercial real estate, blockchain smart contracts automate and streamline transactions which in turn, boosts investments. A market Statista predicts that blockchain commercial real estate transactions will grow from $339.5 million in 2020 to $2.3 billion in 2021.… Continue reading Smart contracts in commercial real estate transactions
Smart Contracts on blockchain are self-executing contracts which streamline and automate the operations and processes across various industries. Hence, The global Smart Contracts market size is projected to reach USD 345.4 Million by 2026, from USD 106.7 Million in 2019, at a CAGR of 18.1% during the forecast period 2021-2026. These self-regulating contracts enable faster,… Continue reading An introduction to smart contracts on blockchain
Commercial real estate investment has always been a popular asset class for investors. But the huge initial capital requirement and the illiquidity of the investments stop smaller investors from entering the market. However, the rise of blockchain tokenization and fractional ownership help smaller investors to invest in premium commercial properties. What is Fractional Ownership? Fractional… Continue reading How fractional ownership is changing the commercial real estate