New Tax Laws Likely to Increase High Net Worth Investment in Real Estate

Featured on NREI Online | January 24, 2018 Written by John Egan | View Original Article Here     Legal and tax experts say the law bestows several benefits that make it more appealing for HNW investors to buy properties   For high-net-worth (HNW) investors in commercial real estate, the federal tax … [Read more...]

Five Below crushes earnings | Shows strong momentum heading into holidays

Posted By Chain Store Age on | December 1, 2017 View Original Article Here       Teen and tween fave Five Below blew past Street estimates in its third quarter, delivering better-than-expected top and bottom line for the fifth straight quarter and opening a record number of stores.   Net income … [Read more...]

OReilly sales up, stocks rally as company opens 5,000th store

Article Featured on | October 26, 2017 View Original Article Here     O'Reilly Automotive stock rallied midday Thursday as the market responded to the company's reported third-quarter earnings.    O'Reilly's third-quarter comparable store sales increased by 1.8 percent for the three months … [Read more...]

Walgreens to shutter 600 stores

Article Posted on | October 25, 2017 View Original Article Here   Walgreens to shutter 600 stores by next spring as part of Rite Aid purchase     DEERFIELD, Ill. — Walgreens Boots Alliance expects to shutter about 600 stores in the wake of its purchase of 1,932 stores from rival Rite … [Read more...]

These Businesses Are Still Immune to Amazon

Posted on Quartz ( | October 15, 2017 View Original Article Here     It feels like nothing is safe from Amazon.   On Friday (Oct. 13) Bloomberg reported that Amazon was getting into sportswear. The company signed on a vendor that produces clothing for Gap, Uniqlo, and Kohl’s to make private-label … [Read more...]

Albertsons to sell 71 owned stores in sale-leaseback

Posted on | October 2, 2017 View Original Article Here   Photo Source:     Albertsons Cos. said Friday it had a made a deal to sell 71 owned stores to a real estate investor and subsequently lease them back.   The deal with CF Albert LLC would raise approximately $720 … [Read more...]

Walgreens Secures Regulatory Clearance to Purchase 1900 Rite Aid Stores

Article Originally Posted on | September 19, 2017 View Article Here       DEERFIELD, Ill., 19 September 2017 - Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA) announced today that it has secured regulatory clearance for an amended and restated asset purchase agreement to purchase 1,932 stores, three … [Read more...]

Shoe Carnival Inc. (SCVL) Stock Skyrockets on Q2 Earnings Beat

Posted on | August 31, 2017 View Original Article Here     Shoe Carnival, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCVL) stock was flying high on Thursday following positive results in its earnings report for the second quarter of 2017.   Shoe Carnival, Inc. reported earnings per share of 24 cents in the second … [Read more...]

Chinese Cross-Border Investment Pull-Back Filled by Canadians

Reported by ConnectMedia CRE | August 31, 2017 View Original Article Here     The volume of Chinese real estate investment in the U.S. ebbed during the first half of 2017, though Canadian investors reclaimed the lead as the largest source of cross-border investment capital. RCA’s latest report of capital flows showed … [Read more...]

Retail Sales Rebound in July, Up 3.5 Percent Over 2016

Posted on | August 15, 2017 View Original Article Here   WASHINGTON – Retail sales in July increased by 0.6 percent over June on a seasonally adjusted basis, triple the revised 0.2 percent growth seen in June, according to calculations released today by the National Retail Federation. Sales increased by 3.5 percent … [Read more...]