2023 CRE Mid-Year Outlook Report
July 17, 2023
Each year our team here at CRE Income Fund puts together outlook reports on the Commercial Real Estate Industry to best inform our partners, associates and investors.
Commercial Real Estate Investing in Uncertain Markets
July 13, 2023
There is a lot of uncertainty surrounding the future of the economy. Inflation seems to be cooling down but there are fears of a looming recession and commercial real estate investing can be a tough
Boutique CRE Firm vs National CRE Firm
June 28, 2023
When looking for commercial properties, you cannot do it alone. Even if you have a real estate agent at your side, you will need someone to help you with the property documents and buying process.
Should I Invest in Net Zero Carbon Buildings?
June 15, 2023
Reporting says the total investment in global buildings should increase from almost $5 trillion in 2017 to about $5.5 trillion in 2050 to keep the global warming levels below 2°C. The United States,
Should I Invest In Industrial Warehousing?
May 30, 2023
When it comes to commercial real estate investment, we have noticed the industrial warehouse market as a prominent player. As e-commerce continues to grow, more and more companies are now looking for
Top 3 Cities for Commercial Real Estate Investing in 2023
May 16, 2023
All markets across the United States have their pros and cons to look out for when it comes to investing in commercial real estate. While some can be hotter than others, some are slow and many others
Why Invest in Real Estate Investment Trusts?
April 27, 2023
Have you avoided a real estate investment due to low liquidity and huge investment requirements? A REIT solves this problem for you. Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) have delivered impressive
REIT vs Private Equity Real Estate – Which One Is Better?
April 15, 2023
This is a common question we receive from potential investors quite often. As you may have heard or read many times before, "It Depends". REITs and Private Equity investments in the commercial real
Benefits of Tokenized Real Estate
April 13, 2023
With the rising popularity of cryptocurrencies and the tokenizing of different types of assets, it should not come as a surprise that real estate tokenization has finally made it to the market and it
E-Commerce’s Impact on Commercial Real Estate
March 30, 2023
Our economy today is heavily dependent on the real estate sector. The commercial industries play a big role in helping businesses develop including factories, retail outlets as well as warehouses but
Should I Invest in Commercial Real Estate In 2023?
March 15, 2023
The commercial real estate market outlook indicates that there could be a few bumps in the road in 2023. There is a lot of uncertainty about the future of office while retail remains at a crossroads.
Understanding Different Risks of Investing in REITs
February 27, 2023
Every type of investment comes with its own set of risks and when you consider investing in real estate investment trusts (REITs), you must be aware of the risks associated with it.
Technology Trends Evolving in Commercial Real Estate Investing
February 15, 2023
With each new day, it seems like there is a new technology that is here to make our lives better. And at times, it can become impossible to keep up with fast-changing technology. It is normal to feel
Dangers of Tokenized Real Estate Investing
January 30, 2023
While many have heard about real estate tokenization, not a lot of people are aware of what exactly it involves. Real estate tokenization is a process of fractionalizing real property into tokens that
How the FTX Scam Affects Commercial Real Estate Market
January 16, 2023
A lot of investors and real estate developers tried to take advantage of the crypto boom as new crypto millionaires were looking at real-life property in order to enjoy portfolio
Dallas Fort-Worth Becomes a Top Ranked CRE Market
December 30, 2022
The first two quarters of 2022 have been nothing but a surprise for North Texas. It topped Houston, Los Angeles, and Atlanta on the list of the country’s biggest commercial property markets in terms
What To Know Before Investing in Industrial CRE
December 15, 2022
Industrial real estate has several avenues and buying an industrial property can be one of the most profitable ways to invest. If you compare it with the residential market, you will notice that
When Is The Right Time To Invest in Commercial Real Estate?
November 29, 2022
If you are looking for an answer to this question, there are many variables you must consider. There is no right or wrong answer here. Successful commercial real estate investing depends on many
Is the Real Estate Industry Affected by the Climate Change Bill?
November 15, 2022
The Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 in August this year. This bill aims to reduce U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by as much as 40 percent by the end of 2030.
What Are the Benefits of Private Real Estate Investment Trusts?
October 28, 2022
Real estate continues to remain one of the most reliable sources of investment today. A private real estate investment trust is a commercial real estate fund that provides steady income for investors.
Commercial Real Estate Market Trends
October 13, 2022
The market has seen several setbacks since the start of the pandemic in 2020 but the commercial real estate industry has been standing tall and strong. Although there were some negative forecasts and
Increase Commercial Real Estate Value Using CRE Technology
September 29, 2022
In the past few years, we have seen a massive transition in the way people work and use technology for work. It has also led to an increased interest in commercial real estate and it does not come as
Easiest Way to Invest in Commercial Real Estate
September 15, 2022
A lot of us are aware of the fact that nothing worth having ever comes easy but it doesn’t address the reality that there are some ways of achieving things that are easier than others.
Top 4 Benefits Of A Real Estate Growth Fund
August 30, 2022
Besides offering portfolio diversification, commercial real estate can provide investors with steady cash flow, tax benefits, and capital appreciation as compared to other popular assets.
Investing in Commercial Real Estate During a Recession
August 15, 2022
The United States has gone through a period of recession every 10-20 years and this period is relatively brief. After the recession, the economy tends to move into an expansion cycle and you need to
Why Commercial Real Estate is a Must Have in Your Portfolio
August 14, 2022
The perfect investment — one that is highly profitable and completely secure, with numerous tax advantages and stability — is, like the unicorn, a mythical beast. Investment has always, from its very
What are Commercial Real Estate Investment Funds?
July 29, 2022
There are two main types of real estate properties you can invest in- residential real estate and commercial real estate. While residential properties include structures that are suitable for human
What to know about CRE Asset Classes
July 15, 2022
Real estate is a great way to build wealth and can be divided into two primary categories - commercial real estate and residential real estate. They are further broken down by the purpose, price, location and more.
How To Profit From Inflation
June 29, 2022
The U.S. economy is seeing the highest inflation rates ever since the late 1980s and this inflation is driven by both, demand and supply side factors including supply chain disruptions, shift in
Are REITs a good investment?
June 16, 2022
Real Estate Investment Trusts offer a solution to those investors who do not have the money and time to engage in real estate investment. We agree, real estate isn’t for everyone but REITs are for
3 Benefits of Passive Investing in Commercial Real Estate
May 30, 2022
It’s a fact that Commercial Real Estate Investing offers a number of advantages that other types of investments, such as stocks, bonds, and futures, simply do not. Investors putting their money into
Income Producing Real Estate Investing
May 16, 2022
It’s very likely that you are looking into real estate as a way to generate additional income or cash flow “on the side”. There are a number of ways to do this and those looking to passively invest
What is the ROI of Commercial Real Estate Investments
April 29, 2022
A question we get often is “What is the ROI of Investing in Commercial Real Estate?” or “What type of returns can I expect from investing in Commercial Real Estate?”. These are great questions and
What to Look for in a Private Equity Firm
March 30, 2022
To start, we realize that our opinion is biased based on the fact that we are a private equity firm focused on commercial real estate and we would obviously love to work with you as one of our
Benefits of Investing in Commercial Real Estate
March 15, 2022
Investors are looking for opportunities that will maximize return, work to protect them from risk, and deliver results in both the short and long term. One asset class that can accomplish all of these
Commercial Real Estate Investing Trends to look for in 2022
February 28, 2022
2022 is positioned to be a very big year for commercial real estate investors. The past couple of years have been a rollercoaster for many sectors but as we saw the last year 2021 rebounded in a big
What Inflation means for Commercial Real Estate Investments
February 15, 2022
As you’re aware, inflation has increased significantly. The U.S. economy hasn’t seen an increase at this level since the late 1980s. So it’s no surprise that this is a hot topic in the news and
2021 Could Be the Best Year for Job Growth Ever. See Why!
February 5, 2022
Gains to be driven by a re-emerging economy including a surge in job creation as the Covid-19 vaccine helps stir economic activity. The U.S. economy could be poised to add more jobs this year than
Different Types of Commercial Real Estate Investments
January 31, 2022
So you’re an investor looking to get into some types of commercial real estate investments. If you’ve been searching online you’ve likely found a number of resources that are telling you a wide
Residential vs. Commercial Real Estate Investments
January 14, 2022
Real estate investing is a broad segment that has a number of niche approaches that distinctly differentiate them from one another. One of the most common questions that newer investors ask is what
This 1960 Law Made Commercial Real Estate Investing Possible
May 13, 2020
According to fairy tales and romantics, every person has “the one” waiting out there for them: a lone individual who’s tailormade for you and you alone. All due respect to both (since both can be
Why Choose Quality Commercial Real Estate Investments
August 20, 2019
A "flight to quality" doesn’t mean jetting off to a tropical resort, it's a strategy that real estate investors are using right now to gain peace of mind. Seasoned CRE buyers are flocking to quality
What is an IPA in Commercial Real Estate Investing
January 15, 2019
When investing in real estate, picking the right property is paramount, and one way to go about that is by using my "IPA" evaluation philosophy. The Pacific Northwest grows more than 75% of the hops
What To Know Before Investing in Commercial Real Estate
October 29, 2018
It’s safe to say the thought of investing in commercial real estate (CRE) has crossed your mind since you're here. If you’ve already dipped into the residential real estate pool and like what you see,
Why Commercial Real Estate is Better Than Single Family
August 16, 2017
One of the most common ways I have seen investors invest in real estate is to purchase and operate one or more single family houses as rentals. It’s a logical approach for many investors as it’s a