Unique conversations about what matters most right now in Commercial Real Estate. Each week, business leaders join economic, subject matter and industry experts to share their distinct views and latest thinking. Hosted by Spencer Levy, CBRE’s Chairman of Americas Research. Visit us at CBRE.com/TheWeeklyTake
Australia’s businesses have largely returned to the office months ahead of the U.S. and Europe. Charter Hall’s Office CEO Carmel Hourigan and CBRE’s Amanda Steele join Spencer Levy to share insights on preparing for employees to return and Australia’s central role in the global economy.
Industry titan Sam Zell joins Spencer Levy for a frank conversation on the topics and trends at the forefront of commercial real estate, everything from inflation to ESG investing to the future of cities and remote work.
The pandemic added new challenges to the affordable housing industry. Avanath Capital Management’s Daryl Carter and CBRE’s Sarah Garland join Spencer Levy to explore innovative ways the industry is responding, including impact investing, international capital flows and modular construction technology.…
A trio of commercial real estate CEOs, Invesco Real Estate’s Scott Dennis, BentallGreenOak’s Sonny Kalsi, and CBRE Global Investors’ Chuck Leitner, join Spencer Levy to discuss how impact investments using ESG principles can help the bottom line and the greater good.
From Atlanta to Nashville and Raleigh to Orlando, the U.S. Southeast is attracting employers and investors. Highwoods Properties’ Ted Klinck, Johnson Development’s Geordy Johnson, and CBRE’s Frank Fallon and Will Yowell join Spencer Levy to explain why.
Joel Kotkin, Presidential Fellow in Urban Futures at Chapman University, joins Spencer to discuss migration trends, globalization and the evolving role of cities.
Three of New York’s preeminent brokers—CBRE’s Annette Healey, Darcy Stacom and Mary Ann Tighe—join Spencer to discuss New York City’s recovery from the COVID-19 shock and why it’s not a good idea to count out the Big Apple. Second of a two-part series on NYC in honor of Women’s History Month.
In honor of Women’s History Month, three of the industry’s top brokers join Spencer to discuss their rise to the top of the New York market and the challenges of being working women and mothers in a traditionally male business. Part two of this series will air on March 23.
Healthcare delivery has played an important role during the pandemic, which has accelerated trends in life sciences properties and medical office buildings. Pete Bulgarelli, President and CEO, Lillibridge Healthcare Services and Executive Vice President, Office at Ventas, and CBRE’s Chris Bodnar join Spencer to examine the changes driving these ind…
The retail sector is evolving, marrying bricks and mortar with technology and e-commerce platforms. Terry Brown, Asana Partners; Brian Taff, Streetsense; and CBRE’s Melina Cordero join host Spencer Levy to examine how the urban mixed-use retail experience is being reimagined.
Location strategy is evolving rapidly. Economic development leaders from Columbus, OH; Kansas City, MO; and Salt Lake City, UT, and CBRE’s Eric Stavriotis join Spencer Levy to weigh in on how secondary markets are luring talent and employers seeking increased flexibility.
Where and how will people work in the future? That’s the big question under discussion when two workplace leaders—Bank of America’s Anne Walker and CBRE’s Karen Ellzey—join Spencer to share insights on corporations’ evolving plans for the future workplace.
As the hospitality industry awaits the return of travelers, the government’s Paycheck Protection Program has helped many hotels weather the COVID-19 storm. D.J. Rama, Auro Hotels, Chip Rogers, American Hotel & Lodging Association, and CBRE’s Bob Webster, join Spencer to discuss PPP’s impact and the potential timing of the sector’s recovery.…
The reigning Bachelor, Matt James, is an Associate broker in CBRE’s New York office. On this episode, Matt joins Spencer to share his insights on forging a career in commercial real estate and why diversity, equity and inclusion matter.
As we observe International Data Privacy Day later this week, CBRE’s Chandra Dhandapani, Chief Administrative Officer, and Shannon Clark, Global Director, Data Protection & Privacy, join Spencer Levy to offer insights about keeping data secure amid a work-from-anywhere environment.
What does 2021 have in store for the economy and commercial real estate? Noted economist and real estate analyst Peter Linneman and CBRE’s Global Chief Economist Richard Barkham join Spencer to dig into what the Biden Presidency and vaccine rollout mean for the economic recovery and CRE sector performance.…
2020 was a complex year for construction. Some markets paused activity for long periods, while the cranes barely rested in places where construction was deemed essential. Meanwhile, tenant improvement work and corporate projects slowed sharply amid COVID lockdowns. Trammell Crow Company’s Ann Sperling as well as CBRE’s James Millon and Jim Dobleske…
Self-storage is not just a haven for beloved treasures but a resilient real estate play. Liz Schlesinger of Merit Hill Capital and Nick Walker of CBRE Capital Markets join Spencer to examine the sector’s growing appeal.
In 2021, we plan to bring you more great stories. In the meantime, here are some of our favorite insights and outtakes from the debut season of The Weekly Take, when an array of experts joined host Spencer Levy to offer timely thoughts on commercial real estate and the economy.
Mark Zandi, Chief Economist for Moody’s Analytics, and Julie Whelan, Global Head of Occupier Research for CBRE, join Spencer to share their informed insights on the economic outlook and its impact on the banking and financial services sector in 2021 and beyond.
What happens to your unwanted online purchases? Reverse logistics helps put products back into the supply chain and builds consumer loyalty for retailers. Sid Brown, CEO of NFI, and John Morris, Americas Industrial & Logistics and Retail leader, CBRE, join Spencer Levy to explain how.
Co-living is one of the fastest-growing trends in multifamily housing. Adina David of Greystar, along with CBRE’s Jo Winchester and Tom Moffatt, join Spencer Levy to share insights on how co-living addresses urban density and affordability challenges and creates connected communities.
Where is global capital headed? Michael Turner, President, Oxford Properties, and Chris Ludeman, Global Head of Capital Markets, CBRE, join Spencer to discuss investment trends and strategies for 2021.
Spencer Levy moderates a roundtable featuring experts from CBRE, The Real Estate Roundtable and Hudson Advisors, who handicap a recovery for 2021, including how policy changes in Washington may influence the commercial real estate market.
Do diversity & sustainability initiatives make financial sense? CBRE’s Chief Financial Officer, Leah Stearns, and Chief Diversity Officer, Tim Dismond, explain why the answer is a resounding "Yes!"
With all eyes riveted on the U.S. election results, Richard Barkham, Global Chief Economist for CBRE, joins Spencer to discuss what the election and the prospects for a vaccine mean for the economy and commercial real estate in 2021.
“The future of retail is net lease,” says Joey Agree, CEO of Agree Realty Corp. Agree and Will Pike, Vice Chairman, CBRE Net Lease Property Group, join Spencer to discuss why net lease has become a key portfolio strategy across asset types.
From TV & movies to gaming & tech, the entertainment industry has a voracious appetite for physical space. Victor Coleman, CEO of Hudson Pacific Properties, one of the largest owners of studio and tech space, and CBRE’s Lew Horne, Advisory Services President, Pacific Southwest, join Spencer to take us behind the scenes.…
The Life Sciences industry is booming around the world. CBRE specialists Ian Anderson, Joanne Henderson and Steve Purpura join Spencer to analyze the growth of bio-tech clusters and what it means for real estate usage and investment.
How resilient is Senior Housing? Joel Nelson, CEO of LCS, and Lisa Widmier, EVP of CBRE’s Senior Housing Capital Markets practice, join Spencer to discuss how senior housing has adapted to the challenges of the COVID era and the enduring trends that underpin this asset class’s long-term appeal.
Property owners are reimagining their retail assets - finding creative ways to enhance their value. This week, Adam Ifshin and Chris Ressa of DLC Management Corp, along with Melina Cordero, Americas Head of Retail Capital Markets for CBRE, join Spencer to discuss the future of retail real estate.
Steven Hussain, Director of Community Workforce for Prologis, and Mark Seeley and Kristin Sexton of CBRE’s Labor Analytics Group, join Spencer to share insights on how labor skills and availability affect real estate markets.
Why is student housing so recession-resilient? Bill Bayless, CEO of American Campus Communities, and Jaclyn Fitts, CBRE’s student housing practice leader, join Spencer to offer insights.
What’s powering the burgeoning digital economy? Charles Meyers, CEO, Equinix, and Pat Lynch, CBRE’s Senior Managing Director, Data Center Solutions, join Spencer Levy to share insights about a robust asset class – Data Centers.
How the pandemic-related move toward e-commerce has accelerated key trends in the Industrial & Logistics sector.
Dror Poleg, futurist & author of Rethinking Real Estate, joins Spencer Levy to share insights on the impact of innovation on commercial real estate and the evolution of cities.
How innovations in flexible space will shape the office experience long after the COVID-19 crisis subsides with Hana leaders Andrew Kupiec and Georgia Collins.
A view on the prospects for a global economic recovery and the road back for commercial real estate with Richard Barkham, CBRE’s Chief Global Economist.
CBRE’s Julie Whelan and Brandon Forde on how major companies are viewing the future of the office in the COVID era.
CBRE’s Tech Sector experts, Colin Yasukochi, Lexi Russell and Dan Harvey join Spencer Levy to share insights into the many ways tech talent is influencing real estate markets.
As U.S. hotels adopt new safety protocols and evolve the experiences they will deliver, James Risoleo, CEO Host Hotels, and Bob Webster Vice Chairman & President, CBRE Hotels Institutional Group, discuss the sector’s future.
Talking public policy with Jeffrey DeBoer, President & CEO of The Real Estate Roundtable, and Brian Stoffers, Chairman of the Mortgage Bankers Association and Global President of Debt & Structured Finance, CBRE, about the proposals on the table in the nation’s capital and how they may affect the commercial real estate recovery.…
As construction activity resumes, Mark Wilsmann, Head of Real Estate Equity Strategies, MetLife Investment Management, and Matt Khourie, CEO, Trammell Crow Company, discuss navigating the challenges posed by Covid-19 with host Spencer Levy.
How cold storage became the unsung hero of the supply chain and an attractive investment asset. Featuring Fred Boehler, CEO & President of Americold, and Barbara Perrier, Vice Chairman, CBRE National Partners Group.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Daniel Yergin, and Craig Beyer, Vice Chairman of CBRE’s Global Energy Practice, discuss the global oil market during COVID-19 and its impact on everything from office demand to your commute.
Featuring CBRE’s Christelle Bron, Americas Agile Practice Leader, and Manish Kashyap, Global Head of Advisory & Transaction Services—Agile, joining host Spencer Levy, Chairman of Americas Research and Senior Economic Advisor, to offer insights on the Future of Flex.
Ralph Rosenberg, Partner & Global Head of Real Estate at KKR, and Chris Ludeman, CBRE’s Global Head of Capital Markets, join Spencer Levy, CBRE’s Chairman of Americas Research and Senior Economic Advisor, to dissect conditions and opportunities in today’s roiled commercial real estate investment market.…
Microsoft’s Michael Ford, Head of Global Real Estate and Security, joins CBRE’s Spencer Levy, Chairman of Americas Research and Senior Economic Advisor, to share insights on how data and technology innovations can improve the workplace experience and overcome challenges created by COVID-19.
Alex Smith, Founder & President of Atlas Restaurant Group, and CBRE SVP, Restaurant Practice Leader - Emerging Concepts, Jessica Curtis join host Spencer Levy, CBRE’s Chairman of Americas Research and Senior Economic Advisor, to discuss challenges and opportunities surrounding restaurant reopening.
President & CEO of Bozzuto, Toby Bozzuto, and CBRE’s Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Brian Eisendrath, join host, Spencer Levy, CBRE’s Chairman of Americas Research and Senior Economic Advisor, to analyze the prospects for Multifamily investment.