Commercial Real Estate & Business News – April 21, 2022

Nearly nine of 10 consumers say they will be buying more at brick-and-mortar this year—though they expect stores to incorporate the benefits they’ve become used to online. Chase Design, a category growth firm that…»
Billionaire real estate executive Sam Zell says it’s inaccurate to say the pandemic sparked what’s known as the Great Resignation. Instead, in his viewpoint, the phenomenon of millions of workers quitting as they…»
There are many complex reasons why this country has such a dire need for affordable housing. One that gets little attention is the fact that conventional real estate equity investment structures are directly at odds with the…»
U.S. apartment renters keep signing new leases, even though rental rates are rising very quickly. Apartment rents have also been going up at the same time as inflation has reached the highest rate in…»
Fannie Mae has lowered its mortgage origination forecasts for 2022 and 2023 due to the Federal Reserve’s (Fed) aggressive inflation-fighting monetary policy and corresponding volatility in the mortgage market…»