The Griffin Insight
The Griffin Insight blog is an invaluable source for advice, news, and predictions. We believe that the sharing of knowledge benefits everyone. To that end, we have created this blog to share our insight into the Commercial and Multi-family Real Estate Investment Banking industry.
June 19, 2020 • Author: Howard Taylor
The Commercial Real Estate Development Association, known as the NAIOP, is a prestigious organization for members of the Commercial Real Estate community. NAIOP is an acronym for the group’s former name, National Association for Industrial and Office Parks. NAIOP provides advocacy, education, and business opportunities by connecting members in a powerful network in the CRE development and investment industry.Read More...
June 04, 2020 • Author: Howard Taylor
In April, a survey conducted by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), asked the multifamily industry how COVID-19 impacted their business. Results indicated that 90% of multifamily developers experienced a much longer waiting period to obtain a plan review for a typical multifamily building.Read More...
May 15, 2020 • Author: Howard Taylor
In this Post-COVID world, landlord and tenant issues are emerging across Commercial Real Estate, from multi-family to retail and office. We are seeing more and more rent deferrals, enactments of force majeure or impracticality provisions, and lease buy-outs. For the sake of public health, federal and local governments exercised their police power, and shut down or restricted business functions, which means no direct compensation to the business owner is required.Read More...
April 30, 2020 • Author: Howard Taylor
The economy in our country, as a whole, has felt major negative impacts as a result of the Coronavirus. As Forbes has observed, there are entire industries projecting substantial losses for the year. However, the affects on the construction industry vary depending on the job type and the location of the project.Read More...