Monthly Archives: September 2009

Department Retail Stores & Rents

By Maxwell O. Ramsland, Jr., MAl, CRE and James R. MacCrate, MAI, CRE, ASA Introduction As reported by Newsweek, the United States is over stored as retail construction continued in 2007 and 2008 by unregulated financial lending practices.  New retail … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of History – Gross Rent Multipliers in New York City over Time?

By James R. MacCrate, MAI, CRE, ASA Often investors estimate the price that they are willing to pay for apartment projects in New York City by using a gross rent (income) multiplier or an effective gross rent (income) multiplier.  The … Continue reading

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