Decoding the CRE Puzzle With Amna Nawaz

In this episode, listen as Amna Nawaz, Investment Analyst in the OCIO at CrowdStreet, discusses the world of commercial real estate, uncovering mispriced opportunities, market trends, and the art of navigating a changing economic landscape.

They also discussed:

  • Mispriced opportunities in the CRE market due to inefficiencies, especially in the face of historically high interest rates.
  • Examples of mispriced opportunities, like discounted multifamily deals with assumable debt and attractive basis.
  • The CrowdStreet commercial real estate outlook report, covering major and niche asset classes and key themes.
  • Geographic considerations focus on caution, favoring primary, affordable, and coastal markets.
  • Optimism for the future of CRE, highlighting viable deals and creative strategies amid market adjustments.

Resources: CrowdStreet Advisors

Related: CrowdStreet Mid-Year Outlook: Commercial Real Estate Outlook & Opportunities

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