159 results for “U.S. Economy”
CRE N Illinois

Jones Lang LaSalle: Millennials changing commercial real estate

| Dan Rafter

It's not all about the Millennials -- of, if you prefer, Generation Y -- but there's no denying that these young adults are changing the world of commercial real estate. That's the message from Jones Lang LaSalle's U.S. Cross Sector Outlook presented at the Urban Land Institute's fall conference in Chicago.

CRE i Ohio

Midwest hotel market going strong

| Staff Writer

When we look at the current state of the Midwest hotel market, we see a region that is transitioning in some important ways from a state of slow recovery to something closer to genuine momentum. Whether that momentum is sustainable remains an open question, but there is no doubt that—despite significant market-to-market variation—on the who…

CRE Midwest

Will Obama plan provide boost to housing market, economy?

| Dan Rafter

We'd all like to see fewer housing foreclosures. A lower number of foreclosures would provide an additional boost to the residential housing market. This would then provide a boost to the economy in general. And that, of course, would be a boon to the commercial real estate industry. It'd also help if consumers who did lose their homes to f…

Industrial Midwest

Colliers International's Frye: The crisis is over. Now what?

| Dan Rafter

Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke with Doug Frye, president and chief executive officer of Colliers International, about the state of the commercial real estate industry in 2013. The good news? Frye says that the industry is gaining strength. But commercial real estate professionals will still face several challenges as the national e…