Archive for July, 2011

Moody’s/REAL CPPI vs. S&P Case Shiller Update

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

Following a 6.3 percent increase in Moody's/REAL Commercial Property Price Index, S&P's Case/Shiller Home Price 20-City Composite Index increased by 1.0 percent in May. This index appears to be somewhat of a leading indicator for commercial property prices. It led the CPPI in its downward descent, and appears to have ... More

Moody’s/REAL CPPI jumps 6.3% in May

Monday, July 25th, 2011

After hitting a new low in April for the index (which dates back to December 2000), the CPPI popped back into positive territory for the month of May, 2011. All Property Type Aggregate Index recorded its first increase in six months and its largest one month jump since its inception. ... More

REO Monitor: The Equitable Building, Atlanta

Monday, July 11th, 2011

Berkadia Capital, through Atlanta's CB Richard Ellis Institutional Group has sold the Equitable Building in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that Conconut Grove, Fla. based America's Capital Partners has acquired the building for $19 million, or 33% of the amount of the price Equastone paid for the property ... More