Category Archives: Ashby Development

2012 U.S. Presidential Election Guide on Commercial Real Estate Issues

The link below provides a breakdown of Commercial Real Estate Issues and how they can be impacted by the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election.  Ashby Development is a commercial real estate development and management company and many of these proposed changes or view will have a significant impact on our operations and growth.

Libor – What Is It?

Often commercial real estate loan rates are based on an benchmark interest rate and the most common benchmark is Libor.  The following information comes from the most recent edition of Commercial Investment Real Estate publication and covers the basics of the benchmark.  “Libor – What Is It?” “The recent debacle involving manipulation of the London Interbank...

The office investment market is at a cross-road

As noted in the July/August 2012 issue of Commercial Investment – Real Estate, the office investment market is at a cross-road. The spread in capitalization rates between office properties in core markets vs. office properties in secondary and tertiary markets reached a 10-year high in the first quarter 2012, according to Real Capital Analytics. “This has to change,”...