Tag Archives: Business

CBRE-Albany: Forecast

CBRE-Albany, the largest commercial real estate brokerage in the Capital Region, held its annual Marketview event last night at Wolfert’s Roost Country Club in Menands. CBRE holds the event each year to release its market research for the last quarter and … Continue reading

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What’s Average?

I’ve been obsessing lately about the rating scale I’ve used in my appraisal reports for the past 20 years or so. For many years I adhered to the “Good, Average, Fair, Poor” scale when describing markets, sites, improvements, utility, and … Continue reading

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2011 ASA International Conference

I had the pleasure of presenting a “mini boot-camp” version of my “The Appraisal Spreadsheet” course at the American Society of Appraisers International Conference in Washington DC this week. Besides feeling honored to be invited to speak, I also felt … Continue reading

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21st, 30th, & 6th

From the Business Review: North Carolina has once again ranked as the best business climate in Site Selection magazine’s latest rankings, released Nov. 1. New York placed 21st on the list, in a tie with Mississippi. The trade publication’s rankings … Continue reading

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Korpacz Survey Projects 2012 U.S. Comm Market Recovery

According to an Appraisal Institute newsletter, the latest PricewaterhouseCoopers Korpacz Real Estate Investors Survey anticipates further deterioration in the U.S. commercial real estate market through the remainder of 2009 and into 2010 before recovering in 2012. The biggest problem is … Continue reading

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