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Trade Wars: which real estate properties lose the most?

August 6, 2018 | By Bill Wheaton The recent U.S.-China rhetoric may turn out to be just that, but let’s envision what such a war might do to commercial real estate.

Dr. Gloria Schuck teaches Leadership Connection Session for CREW Network’s Leadership Certificate

Dr. Schuck has taught management, organization theory and leadership at MIT’s Center for Real Estate for 32 years. Also, she is a coach to executives in the public and private

MIT Center for Real Estate’s Prof. Zheng Studies the Economics of China’s Urban Explosion

In recent decades, China has built and expanded its cities on a scale never seen before in human history. Given the vast social, economic, and environmental changes that have resulted,

MIT MSRED Alum Featured in WSJ

Bill Browning ‘91, Founding Partner of Terrapin Bright Green, is Known as Leading Expert in Biophilic Design “The Future of Cities (A Special Report) — Green Buildings. Literally: ‘Biophilic’ designs incorporate elements

Just How High Could Long Term Interest Rates Actually Go?

June 12th, 2018  By Bill Wheaton   The standard opinion is that long-term rates (e.g. 10-year) and not short term rates are most relevant to the pricing of commercial real estate.

What it means for real estate: The solar-EV revolution

May 24th, 2018  By Bill Wheaton The prospect for suburban living has just gotten a lot brighter. Suburban houses will not only be able to generate the energy they need

Will Co-working Work?

By Bill Wheaton May 18, 2018    The press has been all over the sale of New York’s mothership store of Lord and Taylor to a new CoWork flexible workspace

CRE Director and Faculty Present Research at University of Tokyo and Hitotsubashi University in Japan

  April 30, 2018 LAST MONTH, Albert Saiz and David Geltner traveled to Tokyo Japan to present their research with University of Tokyo and Hitotsubashi University in a series of workshops on

The Tax Reform Act: The impact of the SALT deduction on real estate

By Bill Wheaton April 20, 2018 Eliminating the SALT deduction will ultimately reduce aggregate spending on public education, infrastructure, public safety and other locally and state-funded services. Many in Congress

The Tax Reform Act: Mortgage Interest and Housing Capital Gains

March 14, 2018 Blog Entry by Prof. William Wheaton   Changes in the Mortgage Interest Deduction   In assessing this feature of the new Tax Act, it’s important to remember

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