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    The MOB Scene

    Articles and blogs on medical real estate, as well as insights into Revista data

  • August 28, 2019
    John B. Mugford

    MOB Q2 Sales Drop 29 Percent From a Year Ago…But Sales Still Have a Chance to Top $10 Billion in 2019

    There’s plenty of talk in the medical office building (MOB) sales sector that even though demand remains as high as ever for the product type, the volume has been quiet so far in 2019. Second quarter (Q2) and year-to-date MOB sales statistics compiled by healthcare real estate (HRE) data firm Revista, which provides a variety of HRE data to subscribers, confirm this notion.
    August 28, 2019
    Mike Hargrave

    The Most Active MOB Metros 3Q18-2Q19

    Medical Office (MOB) transaction volume has slowed during the past year. Within the top 50 metros Revista recorded $7.14B worth of MOB trades from 3Q18 to 2Q19
  • August 27, 2019
    Hilda Martin

    MOBs Can Weather a Storm

    In recent weeks we've seen significant volatility in the stock market along with increasing fears of a recession. After all, this is now the longest market expansion in history. It can't continue forever, right? MOBs have long been considered somewhat insulated from market shifts - but what does the data say?
    July 25, 2019
    John B. Mugford

    Despite What Seems to be a Slowdown in MOB Offerings, Montecito Medical Real Estate is on Pace to Invest $900 Million in 2019

    For four straight years, medical office building sales have topped $11 billion in annual volume, according to Revista data. However, so far in 2019, MOB sales have slowed a bit, with the volume coming in at $1.5 billion in Q1. And while the volume in Q2 has to be compiled, it was certain to be bolstered by the $1.25 billion purchase of the CNL Healthcare Properties MOB portfolio by Welltower Inc. (NYSE: WELL).
  • July 25, 2019
    Mike Hargrave

    Revista to Debut Trends for the Top 50 Metros and host 2nd Quarter Webcast on 7/31.

    Supply/demand and Rent trends will begin appearing in Revista’s products which will enable subscribers to better analyze macro market risks and opportunities.
    July 24, 2019
    Hilda Martin

    MOB Transaction Volume Continues to Cool, Private Investors Still Lead Acquirers

    2019 MOB deal volume continues the cooling trend after coming off historical highs in 2017. While total volume may be down, a theme continues - private investors represent the greatest percentage of acquisitions.