Helpful Industry Links

Standard & Poor’s is a global leader in credit ratings and credit risk analysis.  For further explanation of the rating system visit

For 1031 ("like-kind") Exchanges, The Internal Revenue Service site provides downloadable forms and information, including IRS Publication 544 and a brief Frequently Asked Questions section.

The National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) is the nation's leading trade association for developers, owners, investors, asset managers and other professionals in industrial, office and mixed-use commercial real estate.

The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) is the global trade association of the shopping center industry. Its 65,000 members in the U.S., Canada and more than 80 other countries include shopping center owners, developers, managers, marketing specialists, investors, lenders, retailers and other professionals as well as academics and public officials.