REIT In Trouble; CMBS Watchdog Role Cut; Tara Stacom Speaks


CBRE to Review NBCUniversal Real Estate – [Crain’s New York]

Newly Formed Consultancy Gets Midtown South Digs – [Crain’s New York]

CBRE to Market 4 Times Square Retail – [New York Post]

Largest Pension Fund Buys Ownership Stake in Real Estate Firm – [CoStar] Boston Properties Sticks to its Formula – [The New York Times]

Roche to Shut Down NJ Facility – [The New York Times]

Developer in Chelsea Honors Great Architect While Redesigning His Work – [The New York Times]

30 Minute Interview (Tara Stacom) – [The New York Times]

Reconciling History and Hope at 3M’s Old Home – [The New York Times]

Downtown (residential) Prices Set to Get a Lift – [The Wall Street Journal]

J.P. Morgan Boosts its Own Fund – [The Wall Street Journal]

Entertainment REIT in Trouble at School – [The Wall Street Journal]

Role of CMBS Watchdog is Cut – [The Wall Street Journal]

Plots & Ploys (Wal-Mart Retreat/Upside of Downturn/Shot of Development) – [The Wall Street Journal]

Hope for London Housing – [The Wall Street Journal]

Dolby to Buy San Francisco Tower – [Bloomberg]


Robert Sammons is vice president of research services at Cassidy Turley, a full-service commercial real estate services provider offering tenant representation, project leasing, capital markets and research and consulting, among other platforms. Mr. Sammons can be reached at To subscribe to Cassidy Turley’s daily news roundup email