June 24, 2020
Blackstone to Bypass Scramble for Investment-bank Talent in Effort to Diversify
Officials at Blackstone acknowledge they have a lot of work to do to transform a business that is still overwhelmingly white and male, especially in its uppermost ranks.
June 23, 2020
Coronavirus Changed Everything. Except T.J. Maxx
While many retailers pivot for a post-coronavirus future, discount chain doubles down on stores; ‘Nothing will change’
June 22, 2020
Panic Selling One Factor Driving OZ Deal Activity
After the market went into a state of paralysis in March, investors are starting to come back.
June 11, 2020
IRS Extends Key Opportunity Zone Deadline
Certain investors have until the end of the year to roll over capital gains into Opportunity Zone funds.
June 11, 2020
Dollar Store Demand Takes Off As Investors Seek Safe Havens
A flight to safety has driven demand for dollar stores. Since the onset of the pandemic, a team at James Capital Advisors has sold five.
June 9, 2020
1031 Exchanges Are Challenging in a Pandemic. Opportunity Zone Funds Can Offer a Solution
Opportunity Zone funds offer similar benefits to 1031 exchanges, but come with an extended investment horizon.
May 28, 2020
A Carve Out for Vacant Properties in OZs Allows Them to Avoid Certain Requirements
A carve-out for vacant properties lets investors avoid the “substantially improve” requirement, to save millions in development fees.
May 27, 2020
Proposed Bill in California Could Devastate Commercial Landlords
“California faces the very real prospect of a mass extinction event for small businesses and non-profits.”