Market Trends(1) 

Briefly Noted Hospitality &mdash Instead of trying to time the market, investors should consider a short term hold strategy for hotel assets, according to Stephen R. Hennis, director of STR Analytics. On average, between 2002 and 2006 investors who purchased

International Beat(1) 

Germany&rsquo s Big Deal The Sun Ship, a five story mixed use building in Freiburg, Germany, is the world&rsquo s first commercial structure that creates more energy than it uses. The building was designed and built by solar architect Rolf

Regional Outlook(1) 

Southwest Call Out the Cavalry Troops returning to Fort Hood, Texas, have boosted central Texas&rsquo multifamily market, according to a survey by Apartment Realty Advisors in Austin. Occupancy in the Killeen Fort Hood metro averages close to 92 percent and