Real Estate

Reimagining Emergency Departments Through Design

Maximizing the flow, function and aesthetic of emergency departments could be an effective way to improve the quality of emergent patient care.


Investor Interest in Medical Office Buildings Persists

While sales volume from medical office building investments in 2019 appears to be down from previous years, recent data shows that these properties are still highly sought after in today’s real estate market.


Medical Real Estate

Consumer Desires for Convenience, Virtual Care Influence Facility Construction

Many hospitals and healthcare systems are basing decisions about facility construction on rising consumer expectations, according to Randy Keiser, Vice President and National Healthcare Director at Turner...


Medical Real Estate

Small Practices Battling High Building Costs, Experts Say

Healthcare providers are facing markedly increased construction costs — a reality that may be especially tough on smaller medical practices, says Kris Miller, President of Atlanta-based commercial real estate firm Ackerman & Co., in...


Medical Real Estate

The Physician Shortage and Medical Real Estate

The looming physician shortage poses challenges to the medical real estate market and calls for a nimble response from providers and the real estate industry alike.

That was a key takeaway from Bisnow’s National Healthcare West...


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Demographics Spur Boom in Medical Real Estate

Well over 30% of Americans are now past age 50 — a factor that observers believe is driving a surge in healthcare employment. In fact, in 2018, health care became the single largest U.S. employment sector, according to the U.S. Bureau of...


Medical Real Estate

Hospitals and Property Values: A Mixed Bag

Can a hospital enhance prices and rents for nearby homes? Maybe.

Factors such as the size of the hospital may influence those numbers, scientists at the University of California, Riverside found in a recent study.

Rents and home prices...


Medical Real Estate

Ready-Made Hospital Rooms for Sale

Amazon has entered the prefab hospital room market.

Yes, there is such a thing.

EIR Healthcare is selling its MedModular rooms on Amazon for $285,000 apiece, according to CNBC. The New York-based company says at $814 per square foot, that’s a...


Medical Real Estate

Steering Clear of Parking Lot Troubles

“No parking” is sensible policy on the dance floor. It’s less advisable in medical office building leases.

Jeff Grandfield and Dale Willerton, authors of Negotiating Commercial Leases & Renewals FOR DUMMIES, urge potential medical tenants to be...


Medical Real Estate

Sound Fundamentals Driving Medical Office Construction

Medical office buildings (MOBs) have become much more than an afterthought for investors in more conventional segments of the real estate market, National Real Estate Investor (NREI) magazine reports.

Some of the fundamentals making...