What real estate investors need to know about tax law changes

Posted on MarketWatch.com | February 19, 2019 View Original Article Here       The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) made several favorable changes to the federal income tax depreciation rules for real estate. Here’s what real estate investors need to know about the TCJA changes, including the potential … [Read more...]

Deloitte’s 2019 Retail Outlook | How retailers can navigate the year ahead

Posted on Commercial Property Executive | February 14, 2019 View Original Article Here     Deloitte’s report suggests a multitude of ways in which retailers can successfully navigate the year ahead, including customizing their loyalty programs and embracing the latest technologies.   Last year ended on a good … [Read more...]

E-Commerce Poised to Make More Demands on Industrial

Posted on GlobeSt.com | February 12, 2019 View Original Article Here     Chicago, IL—Backlogs at factories are elevated, retailers are competing for last-mile storage facilities and the labor market remains tight with workers increasingly hard to find and costly to attract and retain. The state of the e-commerce industrial … [Read more...]

Burger King parent Restaurant Brands beats profit, same-store-sales expectations

Posted on MarketWatch.com | February 11, 2019 View Original Article Here     Restaurant Brands International Inc. QSR, +0.14% reported Monday a fourth-quarter profit and same-store sales that beat expectations. Shares of the Burger King parent were still inactive in premarket trade. Net income fell to $163 … [Read more...]

O Reilly Automotive Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

Posted on Nasdaq.com | February 6, 2019 View Original Article Here     4th quarter comparable store sales increase of 3.3%, full-year increase of 3.8%  27% increase in full-year diluted EPS to $16.10 Full-Year net cash provided by operating activities increased 23%   SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Feb. 06, 2019 … [Read more...]

Chipotle in 2019 | Call it a Comeback Now

Posted on QSRMagazine.com | February 2019 View Original Article Here   Digital, drive thru, and marketing suggest one of the best runs in recent memory is coming.     Chipotle just reported its best same-store sales in six quarters.   Optimism and investor confidence have followed CEO Brian Niccol … [Read more...]

Del Taco Plans New Refranchising Strategy

Posted on QSR.com | January 2019 View Original Article Here   The company is looking to sell at least 60 company-owned locations.   Del Taco announced January 14 it would begin strategically selling company-owned stores to franchisees.   The new refranchising strategy will help the company “surgically evolve … [Read more...]

Fazoli’s Continues Growth Momentum

Posted on Cision Newswire  |  October 1, 2018 View Original Article Here     New Development Agreements, Grand Openings, Franchisee Incentives and an Addition to the Development Team   LEXINGTON, Ky., Oct. 1, 2018  /PRNewswire/ -- Fazoli's, America's only elevated QSR Italian chain, … [Read more...]

Treasury Rates Rise But Cap Rates Hold Steady

Posted on GlobeSt.com |  October 3, 2018 Written by Brian J. Rogal   View Article Here   The reaction to a recent increase in the 10-year Treasury rate may take a few months to set in.   CHICAGO—The recent increase in the 10-year treasury rate was expected by many to push up cap rates in the nation’s single … [Read more...]

Amazon Isn’t to Blame for Retail Sector’s Troubles. The Shrinking Middle Class Is.

Posted on NREIOnline.com | Sept 6, 2018 Written by Yaromir Steiner View Original Article Here   Despite an economy that has enjoyed almost uninterrupted positive growth since the deep recession of the late 2000s, those who work in and around retail will be quick to tell you that it isn’t all milk and honey for the … [Read more...]