BGC Partners acquires Philadelphia's Smith Mack brokerage

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BGC Partners Inc., a New York brokerage company, started the new year by buying two regional commercial real estate firms, including one in... Read more

Reed Smith will cut space with move of Phila. office

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The law firm of Reed Smith L.L.P. will move its Center City offices for the first time since 1989. Brandywine Realty Trust said Reed Smith... Read more

Toll Bros. buys big Seattle-area home builder

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Horsham-based Toll Bros. has acquired CamWest Development, which it says was one of the biggest privately held home builders in the Pacific... Read more

New owners for Two Liberty Place

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Ho-hum, Philadelphia’s third-tallest building is changing hands. Two Liberty Place, built for Cigna Corp. in the late 1980s, is being... Read more

LaSalle Hotel Properties buys two Philadelphia hotels

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LaSalle Hotel Properties jumped into Philadelphia’s Center City hotel market with two purchases Wednesday, while selling its only Atlantic... Read more

Before a trip to Phila., Bernanke mulls 'economics of happiness'

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Federal Reserve chairman Ben S. Bernanke will travel to Philadelphia Thursday to participate in a conference on reinventing older communities... Read more

Former Tastykake factory to become shopping center

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Tasty Baking Co. on Tuesday said that it will sell its Nicetown bakery, offices and distribution complex to a retail developer for $6 million... Read more

American Realty Capital buys 15 CVS stores

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Even in a lackluster commercial real estate market, some deals are getting done. American Realty Capital Trust Inc., of Jenkintown, recently... Read more