Monthly Archives: February 2013

Who is the Real Winner in the City’s new AVI Real Estate Tax Program: Landlords or Tenants?

Under the City’s new Actual Value Initiative real estate tax program (AVI), there are going to be many winners and losers.  Properties are going to be re-assessed based on their actual market value, as opposed to historical values which have … Continue reading

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Stabilizing Rents Do Not Mean All is Well in Center City

Center City office rents seem to be stabilizing and large blocks of contiguous space are becoming few and far between. Generally speaking, landlords are feeling better than they were in 2005-2006 when over 4,000,000sf of availabilities existed in the trophy … Continue reading

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