Peter Linneman


The Overlooked Upside of Higher Interest Rates

CPE columnist Peter Linneman on why higher rates may be getting a bad rap.

Economist’s View: Do Not Bet Against the US Economy

Despite inflation and rising interest rates, some economic indicators are playing out favorably for commercial real estate.

Economist’s View: Monetary Policy Is the Wrong Tool for Today’s Inflation

There’s more than meets the eye in today’s peculiar economy, according to Peter Linneman.

Economist’s View: Why Cities Will Rise Again

Eventually, the positives of the urban environment will once again outweigh the negatives.

Economist’s View: CRE Asset Price Inflation to Continue

While consumer prices expanded modestly over the past decade, asset values improved notably.

Economist’s View: The Butterfly Recovery Has Begun

The U.S. economy’s path toward recovery is bound to involve several stops, detours and starts along the way.

Economist View: What Price Is Too High to Pay?

In a short time, the U.S. economy and the commercial real estate industry has been set up to fall very far, according to Dr. Peter Linneman.

Why the Yield Curve Is Not the Bellwether It Used to Be

The entire government debt market is so manipulated by the Fed and major foreign governments that the yield curve no longer says much about market beliefs, according to Dr. Peter Linneman.

In the Next Downturn, Public Markets Will Be CRE Investors’ Best Bet

Those expecting to hunt for discounts during the next down cycle should get up to speed now on REITs, contends Dr. Peter Linemann.

Real Estate for the Long Run

Current market conditions and history favor investors with upper single-digit return expectations over a 10-year hold and an ample debt coverage cushion.