REIT Executives Featured in Harvard Business Review’s Top 100 CEO List

October 16, 2014 · reit.com

The heads of four REITs made the Harvard Business Review’s latest ranking of the 100 best-performing CEOs in the world.

CEM Benchmarking Releases Direct Comparative Study on Defined Benefit Pension Fund Performance and Costs

October 14, 2014 · reit.com
CEM Benchmarking

CEM Benchmarking Inc., an independent provider of cost and performance analysis for pension funds, endowments, foundations and sovereign wealth funds, and NAREIT, the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts®, announced a new study by CEM on U.S. pension fund performance and investment costs.

Alexandria Real Estate Equities Rides the Biotech Innovation Boom

October 10, 2014 · reit.com
Image courtesy of Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.

As Alexandria Real Estate Equities (NYSE: ARE) marks the 20th anniversary of its founding, the provider of state-of-the-art real estate for the science and technology industries is seeing occupancy, demand and new development all reach record levels.

“It’s an interesting time because we’re seeing the innovation economy doing miraculously well,” said Joel Marcus, founder and CEO of Pasadena, Calif.-based Alexandria.