Net Lease Demand Continue Unabated

Apr 30 2015

Despite compressed cap rates and expectations for increasing interest rates, many experts believe NNN activity in 2015 could surpass 2014. Buyers and sellers are trading net lease properties at a vigorous pace in an environment marked by an abundance of..


National Net Lease Market

Jun 30 2014

Our Survey results reveal a shift in the composition of transactions in the national net lease market. This quarter, net lease trades represent 65% of the total volume, followed by sale-leasebacks (23%) and 1021 exchanges(14%)....


Retail Occupancy, Rents Up, But Certain Cities Still Suffer

Mar 12 2014

Reports on retail leasing in the fourth quarter of 2013 paint a picture of conflicting trends in the sector. Analysis identified modest gains in occupancies and rents, but tempered them with troubling hints of potential long-term difficulties....


Net Lease Know-How

Mar 1 2014

Two of the West’s leading net lease experts explore the intricacies of these deals to reveal how and where investors can capitalize in the new economy.

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Ask the Advisors

Jan 1 2014

Three resolutions come to mind for 2014. First, in light of the risk of interest rates rising over time, underwriting for new acquisitions should more than ever provide for stressing of returns under higher rates, including their impact on exit cap rates.

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A Class Of Its Own- New players make the net lease sector a crowded, but congenial, market.

Jan 1 2014

The single tenant net lease retail sector continues to be on a growth path. As the most active area of retail — by number of transactions — the sector is also growing by number of investors and the size of investors. Traditionally known as an area filled

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Has Net Lease Outgrown its Niche Status?

Jan 1 2014

With the increased competition for and activity in the net-lease sector, could this segment of the market become too big to be considered niche?

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Net Lease: Recap and Forecast

Jan 1 2011

Net leased properties are among the hottest sectors of commercial real estate. With 2010 ending on a high note, all signs are pointing to a positive 2011. Randall Shearin One of the healthiest sectors in commercial real estate remains triple-net leased

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A Solution for our Challenging Times for IRC 1031-1033 Buyers

Dec 2 2009

We are living in challenging times by any objective review. Net Lease prectitioners and investors, alike, who have actively participated in the 1031 Exchange Sector of the Net Lease Marketplace, now, face a number of new challenges in the current market..

New Economy Creates New Investor Breed- Los Angeles

Jul 15 2009

Roughly a year ago, the net lease group at BRC Advisors in Los Angeles had a client assignment to dispose of a small portfolio of investment-grade tenant assets, which was composed of a number of well-located commercial properties around the country. The

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May 1 2009

These are indeed challenging times by any objective review. Net lease practitioners and investors, who have actively participated in the 1031 exchange sector, now face anumber of new challenges in the current market

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Triple-Net Leased Properties See Opportunity in 2009

Jan 1 2009

There may be a silver lining for opportunistic buyers as sellers are forced to bring properties to market. Randall Shearin The market for triple-net leased, single-tenant properties, like the rest of the retail business, is having its woes. During 2008,

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Sep 1 2008

Internal Revenue Code Section 1031 allows a seller to defer capital gains taxes if the person reinvests in a like-kind property of equal value. If an investor sells his six-unit residential rental property, for example, he can reinvest in various types of

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Risk and valuation concerns regarding net lease properties have come back to the fore

Mar 1 2008

Viewing the net lease market from the vantage point of Southem Califonia has been a near-intoxicating experience in the last few years. Net lease assets have been afforded a special cache in the investment marketplace, often as an IRC 1031 replacement so

Net Lease Forum Interview 4-2007

Apr 3 2007

NET LEASE forum spoke with Sean O’Shea, who recently joined Los Angeles-based BRC Advisors as managing director of the net lease investment group. He was previously EVP at Triple Net Equities Inc. and has more than 30 years’ experience in real estate inve

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