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The $43.5 million acquisition of this 106,807 square foot medical office building is one of the transactions spotlighted in the white paper. (Photo courtesy of Carter Validus)

Thought Leaders: What are the keys to a successful healthcare real estate asset sale?

Carter Validus Advisors II LLC (“Carter Validus”), the external advisor to Carter Validus Mission Critical REIT II Inc., releases new white paper examining the important issues and how to manage them TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 6, 2017 – The executive team of a national healthcare system wanted to sell a medical office building portfolio in central […]

Thought Leaders: Portfolios Fuel Outsized Medical Office Sales

Thought Leaders: Portfolios Fuel Outsized Medical Office Sales

Healthcare Capital Markets Perspective November 2017 Sales of medical office buildings through Q3 2017 are on pace to break the all-time record in 2015. Aiding the momentum were notable portfolio sales that contributed to more than half the volume. Four portfolios totaled $3.6B: Duke Realty healthcare, the MB Real Estate recapitalization and the Dignity Health […]

Thought Leaders: Capital Markets Insights from H2C

Thought Leaders: Capital Markets Insights from H2C

H2C Special Report 3Q17 Capital Markets Insights from Hammond Hanlon Camp LLC October 31, 2017 — Interest rates remain highly favorable for borrowers but have increased over the past year.  How do taxable and tax-exempt rates compare today as a result of the recent headlines surrounding corporate tax reform?  Are taxable debt offerings increasing in popularity among non-profit healthcare entities?  […]

Thought Leaders: Marcus & Millichap Medical Office Research National Report "Second Half 2017"

Thought Leaders: Marcus & Millichap Medical Office Research National Report “Second Half 2017”

Investors Maintain Confidence in Medical Office Market Despite Uncertain Healthcare Law Changes Changes to healthcare law uncertain, but strong demographic trends persist. Healthcare reform has been a major topic of the new administration, and while efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act have thus far been unsuccessful, many legislators continue to press for change. This ongoing uncertainty about healthcare […]

Thought Leaders: Look at the hot medical office money!

Thought Leaders: Look at the hot medical office money!

Healthcare Capital Markets Perspective September 2017 Public MOB-specialist REITS were the top buyers in early 2017 by a long stretch – their share prices were nicely rewarded given the stable and durable income profile of medical office. Healthcare Trust of America and Physicians Realty Trust were the most prolific with total acquisitions of $3.4B – […]

Murray W. Wolf, Healthcare Real Estate Insights

News Release: Expert panel scheduled to discuss current healthcare real estate market environment

Trends in medical office building cap rates, pricing, competition, capital, construction costs and more will be examined at InterFace Healthcare Real Estate in Dallas Sept. 14 MINNEAPOLIS and DALLAS, Sept. 8, 2017 – The only constant in healthcare real estate (HRE) is change, so it makes sense for HRE professionals to stay well informed about […]

News Release: Aging U.S. Population Boosting Demand for Medical Office Buildings, According to CBRE Report

Los Angeles | August 22, 2017 The aging U.S. population, pressure for healthcare providers to cut costs and new technologies have boosted demand for medical office properties in recent years, according to a new report from CBRE. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that the 65+ population will nearly double between 2015 and 2055 to more than 92 million and […]

Thought Leaders: MOB sales continue at furious pace in 2017

Thought Leaders: MOB sales continue at furious pace in 2017

Healthcare Capital Markets Perspective August 2017 The major reason was HTA’s $2.2 billion acquisition of the Duke Realty healthcare portfolio in June, leaving the balance of first half acquisitions at $3.2 billion, consistent with first half volume in 2015 and 2016 – years with record overall sales. Record MOB sales in the first half of […]

Thought Leaders: Healthcare is HOT for Foreign Investors

Thought Leaders: Healthcare is HOT for Foreign Investors

Healthcare Capital Markets Perspective June 2017 U.S. seniors housing has been a magnet for global capital with $3.4 billion in investments in the last 10 years, most in the last five years. Canada leads the pack with 40% of the total investment activity, followed closely by Asia-Pacific at 35%. Chinese capital alone accounted for $2.6 […]

Editor’s Letter: We’re all ears

We’d love to hear about your latest deals Dear Reader: I know I’ve said this many times before in the pages of Healthcare Real Estate Insights™, but I’ll day it again: send us your news.

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Industry Pulse: Opportunities are increasing for retail repurposing

Almost 3,600 retail stores are slated to close this year, including hundreds of big boxes and department stores In the aftermath of the Great Recession, it became a common strategy for healthcare providers and healthcare real estate (HRE) firms to repurpose the buildings of failed big box and department stores. The bankruptcies of Circuit City, […]

Thought Leaders: 2017 Cushman & Wakefield MOB Report | Vital Signs: Assessing the Health of Healthcare

Thought Leaders: 2017 Cushman & Wakefield MOB Report | Vital Signs: Assessing the Health of Healthcare

Legislation Creates Industry Uncertainty, But Fundamentals Still Strong The 2016 elections and recent moves by the current administration have brought a new wave of uncertainty to the U.S. healthcare industry. What does that mean for healthcare real estate? Despite changes to provider payment models, insurance exchanges, and immigration policies, demand for Medical Office Buildings remains […]

Thought Leaders: Newmark Grubb Knight Franks's Global Healthcare Services 2017 Healthcare Outlook Report

Thought Leaders: Newmark Grubb Knight Franks’s Global Healthcare Services 2017 Healthcare Outlook Report

The Global Healthcare Services U.S. Healthcare Real Estate Outlook 2017 covers this year’s trends in consolidation, need for capital, uncertainty with healthcare reform, value based care and consumerism as well as continued investment demand for acquiring healthcare assets. The healthcare industry continues to evolve, as it responds to the twin mandates of serving a growing patient population […]

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Thought Leaders: Retail Dimensions of Health Care Report Part I (from Colliers)

Colliers International has released a new report: “Retail Dimensions of Health Care Report Part I.” Please see below for excerpts and a link to the full report. Examining the Increased Presence of Health Care in the Retail Setting The world of retail today is all about adapting to the rapidly evolving needs of consumers. Now, […]

Thought Leaders: 2017 Healthcare Real Estate Investor & Developer Survey Results

Thought Leaders: 2017 Healthcare Real Estate Investor & Developer Survey Results

CBRE’s U.S. Healthcare Capital Markets Group is pleased to present the findings of our 2017 Investor & Developer Survey. In developing the survey, our main objective was to identify trends in the healthcare real estate industry and to share this information with our clients to help them better understand the state of the market. The […]