New Upscale Apartments Proliferate

In Texas, where the Lynd company has been developing and managing rental apartments since 1980, one-upmanship comes with the territory: “If you don’t build the gilt-edged project,” says A. David Lynd, president of the company, which was founded by his father, “then someone outdoes you [and] converts all your renters to theirs.” Continue Reading (PDF) >>

Carving up the Hancock

Cutting up the John Hancock Center into pieces is boosting the value of the architectural gem to roughly $410 million, topping the price paid at the peak of the commercial real estate market six years ago. Continue Reading (PDF) >>