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ULI Member, Peter Malecek, interviewed by Midwest Real Estate News

9/12/2012 – Midwest Real Estate News – Bank of America’s Malecek: Financing available for the right projects, the right borrowers It’s not easy for developers to receive commercial financing today. That’s the bad news. The good news? Banks are freeing up more dollars today for the right projects and the right borrowers. Midwest Real Estate News recently spoke to Bank of America’s Peter Malecek about the shifting nature of commercial real estate financing.  Read full article

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Real Estate Industry Needs Better Preparation for CEO Succession says ULI report

ULI PRESS RELEASE WASHINGTON (August 1, 2012) — A survey of senior executives at 235 major real estate firms in the U.S. shows that most believe the industry as a whole is ill-prepared for the chief executive officer (CEO) succession process, which could jeopardize a smooth transition of company leadership, according to a report released today by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and Russell Reynolds Associates. Eighty-nine percent of the survey respondents said that real estate firms do not have adequate CEO succession plans, and nearly one-third do not feel … Read More

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