165 results for “U.S. Economy”
CRE W Minnesota

Morrissey's view: Twin Cities hotel market stronger than ever

| Dan Rafter

Bill Morrissey has never seen a stronger hotel market in the Minneapolis/St. Paul market than the one he's working in now. This is good timing. St. Paul, Minn.-based Morrissey Hospitality Companies is developing a four-story Hilton Home2 Suites hotel in the suburb of Eagan, just east of the new Twin Cities Premium Outlets that opened here l…

CRE Midwest

Emerging e-commerce meets industrial real estate

| Staff Writer

A recent report by Prologis, the leading owner of industrial real estate globally, stated that the demand for industrial real estate has doubled over the last three years. It will continue to grow at a healthy clip, and 30 percent of U.S. industrial big-box demand is correlated to e-commerce.”

CRE Midwest

Midwest experts weigh in on CRE trends for 2015

| Staff Writer

With sales of Chicago-area apartments, hotels, retail, office and industrial properties on pace for the best year since the recession, Midwest real estate experts predict another banner year for commercial real estate in 2015 as new projects break ground and existing developments are brought to market.

CRE Midwest

The Economic Outlook for 2014-15

| Staff Writer

In an Interview with Bill Strauss, Senior Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Elise Couston finds out how Strauss sees the economy as of the end of the second quarter, and going into 2015.

CRE Midwest

For a truly happy 4th of July? We need a stronger middle class

| Dan Rafter

The national economy is still in recovery mode. Developers are planning more apartment buildings. Grocery-anchored retail centers are popping up everywhere from Columbus to Omaha. There's even been a return to spec industrial building, with new industrial centers fueling the economies of Indianapolis and Louisville. Why, then, don't the nat…

CRE v Wisconsin

BMO Harris' Petrovski: Ready to build on company's successes

| Dan Rafter

John Petrovski John Petrovski is the new managing director and head of U.S. commercial real estate with BMO Harris Bank. Though he will be based in Chicago, he will oversee commercial real estate operations across the Midwest. Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke with Petrovski about his long real estate career and his goals for BMO Harris.

CRE Midwest

Associated Bank's Holling: CRE capital funding to increase overall in 2014

| Staff Writer

As we look back on 2013, it was another year of fits and starts for the economy and, by extension, for the Midwest commercial real estate sector. The broader economic recovery continued its slow and uneven pace, inhibiting any prospect for a dramatic CRE rebound. However, while slow, the pace of economic recovery has been significant enough…