Category Archives: COVID-19

Important Message for Property Managers and Investment Property Owners: CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has ordered a temporary halt on evictions for non-payment of rent and other fees in order to prevent the further spread of COVID. This order is effective Sept. 4, 2020, through Dec. 31, 2020. Repayment … Continue reading

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House Bill 1105: The Coronavirus Relief Act Passed – Reported by NC Rep. and CRCBR Member Jay Adams

Below is a press release from NC Representative and CRCBR member Jay Adams regarding the announcement of the passage of NC House Bill 1105 that will directly provide positive economic impact for Catawba County and Future Jobs. Recently House Bill … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Legislative, Members on the Move, Membership

Analysts Weigh In On What CRE Can Expect For Each Asset Class In Q4

By Christie Moffat, Tim Carroll, Jon Banister, Dean Boerner, Kerri Panchuk, Jarred Schenke, Matthew Rothstein, Dees Stribling and Kelsey Neubauer Most years, we are not ready to say goodbye to summer, but this year things are different. There is the economy, … Continue reading

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BREAKING: North Carolina Moves to Phase 2.5

North Carolina’s new ‘Phase 2.5’ starts Friday at 5 p.m. Indoor fitness facilities and bowling alleys can open at 30% capacity Museums can open at 50% capacity Playgrounds allowed to open Mass-gathering limits raised to 25 indoors, 50 outdoors Places … Continue reading

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How Commercial Property Managers are Navigating Building Health and Safety in the COVID-19 Era

By Ashley Fahey During the Covid-19 pandemic, commercial property managers have been in the middle of it all. They’ve stocked buildings with personal protective equipment, are frequently communicating with landlords and tenants, following protocols if a positive case is reported … Continue reading

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Industrial Real Estate Faces Short-Term Decline in NAIOP Report

By Scott Baltic Given the U.S. economy’s deterioration and the likelihood that the recession will continue through the end of this year, industrial space absorption will decline sharply in the third quarter, according to a report from NAIOP. NAIOP’s Third … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Industrial, Industry, Reports

CRE Brokers Change Course To Lead Clients Through Uncharted Territory

By Julia Troy The coronavirus’s ability to exploit crowded, enclosed spaces to spread has forced everyone from Fortune 500 companies and small businesses to individuals working from home to rethink the layout and purpose of spaces. Between the economic repercussions … Continue reading

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Office Owners Consider More Expensive Upgrades As Slow Return To Work Continues

By Jon Banister The return to the workplace has been slower than many office owners expected, leading them to consider costlier measures to make employees feel comfortable entering their buildings. In the early days of the reopening process, owners implemented … Continue reading

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More Than 70% Of CRE Firms Have Seen Their Revenues Drop Significantly During The Pandemic

By Christie Moffat In early March, Bisnow surveyed hundreds of commercial real estate professionals to find out how the industry was responding to the coronavirus pandemic. At that time, 44% of survey respondents said the effects of the pandemic would be … Continue reading

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Charlotte CRE Project Adapts to Changing Needs as Businesses and Employees Seek Safer Office Alternatives

By Laura Williams-Tracy While it’s hard to know just how much the commercial office landscape will shift post Covid-19, employers continue to grapple with the risks of returning workers to shared spaces. Common lobby areas, confining elevators, and shared air … Continue reading

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