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3 Steps to Diversifying Your Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Portfolio in 2024
3 Steps to Diversifying Your Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Portfolio in 2024

February 27, 2024

When it comes to commercial real estate (CRE), diversification remains a criticall strategy for investors seeking stability and growth in 2024. Diversifying your CRE portfolio can minimize risk, maximize returns, and ensure resilience against market fluctuations. This blog post outlines three essential steps to effectively diversify your CRE portfolio in 2024.

Commercial Real Estate Regulations in 2024
Commercial Real Estate Regulations in 2024

February 13, 2024

As we step into 2024, the commercial real estate (CRE)landscape continues to evolve, shaped by a number of regulations that could impact investors. Staying informed about these regulations is critical for making strategic decisions and ensuring compliance. This article explores key commercial real estate regulations that investors should be aware of in 2024.

Will Interest Rates Drop for Commercial Real Estate Loans?
Will Interest Rates Drop for Commercial Real Estate Loans?

January 26, 2024

In the ever evolving world of commercial real estate (CRE), interest rates play a pivotal role in shaping investment strategies and decisions. As we navigate through economic uncertainties and market shifts, a common question among investors and developers arises: "Will interest rates drop for commercial real estate loans?" This blog post aims to explore the factors influencing interest rates in CRE lending and offer insights into the future trajectory of these rates.

3 Types of Ecommerce Real Estate Investments
3 Types of Ecommerce Real Estate Investments

January 14, 2024

As investments go commercial real estate stands out as a field rich with potential for significant returns. Not all investment types are going to do well all of the time, so we wanted to share with you 3 of the best commercial real estate investment types related to ecommerce.

Commercial Real Estate Investing Tips for 2024
Commercial Real Estate Investing Tips for 2024

December 28, 2023

As we approach 2024, the commercial real estate (CRE) market presents a unique landscape filled with opportunities and challenges. For investors ready to navigate this dynamic field, understanding key trends and strategies is essential. Here, we provide essential tips for those looking to make their mark in the commercial real estate sector in 2024.

Commercial Real Estate Investments in Texas
Commercial Real Estate Investments in Texas

December 14, 2023

Commercial real estate investment in Texas is currently a beacon of opportunity and growth, illuminating the path for investors looking for vibrant, sustainable, and potentially lucrative ventures. This article delves into the thriving state of commercial real estate in the Lone Star State, highlighting the factors that make Texas an attractive investment destination.

What’s the best CRE property square footage to invest in?
What’s the best CRE property square footage to invest in?

November 29, 2023

2024 is expected to witness significant project completion and the net absorption is also expected to rise in the coming months. One of the most crucial elements of investing in a property is the square footage and most investors are concerned about the right square footage. But there is no right answer to this.

Commercial Real Estate Zoning Considerations
Commercial Real Estate Zoning Considerations

November 14, 2023

A significant aspect that often catches investors off guard is the concept of zoning. But why is zoning such an essential facet of commercial real estate, and how does it impact you as an investor? In this article we go into detail on the intricacies of zoning and its implications on your CRE investment.

Should I Invest in Occupied or Vacant Commercial Real Estate?
Should I Invest in Occupied or Vacant Commercial Real Estate?

October 30, 2023

A question that gets asked often is… “Should I invest in commercial real estate that has tenants already or get into CRE deals where the property is empty?”.

Top Dallas Commercial Real Estate Investment Firm
Top Dallas Commercial Real Estate Investment Firm

October 15, 2023

Are you looking to find who the best commercial real estate firm in Dallas is? Or are you wanting to work with them? Well then here is your answer.

Dallas Commercial Real Estate Trends for 2023 & 2024
Dallas Commercial Real Estate Trends for 2023 & 2024

September 21, 2023

Investors want to know what the commercial real estate trends will be in Dallas for the rest of this year and moving into 2024. We have those answers.

What Return on Investment Can I Expect to Get on Warehouses?
What Return on Investment Can I Expect to Get on Warehouses?

September 13, 2023

Investing in Warehouses can be highly lucrative which makes this very attractive for every type of investor. But how much of a return can you expect to get?

What Type of Companies Occupy Commercial Properties?
What Type of Companies Occupy Commercial Properties?

August 29, 2023

Something that you don’t hear too often is how much diversity within the CRE space there is across the business types that become tenants. Learn more here.

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Why Commercial Real Estate is Better Than Single Family

July 28, 2023

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

2023 CRE Mid-Year Outlook Report
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.

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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

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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.

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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,

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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