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    The MOB Scene

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

  • November 26, 2019
    Hilda Martin

    For Community Based Building & Services, Flexibility is Key

    So much of the conversation in the industry right now is about placing medical services out into the community to be more convenient and cost effective for patients. But what is that community going to look like in 10 years? 20 years? Flexibility becomes the name of the game.
    November 25, 2019
    Mike Hargrave

    Metro Focus – Jacksonville, FL

    Let’s take a look at the Jacksonville market. At 7.7 million square feet (MSF), Jacksonville’s MOB market is the 36th largest market in the US based on total SF.
  • November 25, 2019
    John B. Mugford

    Q3 MOB Sales Were $2.2 Billion; 2019 Total Should Top $10 Billion Once Again

    After a slow start to the year, medical office building (MOB) sales have picked up in the second and third quarters (Q2 and Q3), providing a very strong possibility that the final 2019 volume will top $10 billion for the fifth straight year.
    October 24, 2019
    John B. Mugford

    Kaiser Still King of Medical Real Estate Ownership; UnitedHealth Group is on the Rise

    It doesn’t look as if anyone is going to dethrone Oakland, Calif.-based Kaiser Permanente as the country’s largest owner of medical real estate anytime soon. For the sixth consecutive year, Kaiser, a health insurer and provider with 8.6 million members in nine states, sat atop the annual “2018 Top 50 Owners of Medical Real Estate” report compiled by Revista, which gathers and provides a wide variety of healthcare real estate (HRE) data, statistics and reports for its subscribing members.
  • October 24, 2019
    Mike Hargrave

    Revista Updates the Size and Scope of the Healthcare Real Estate Sector

    Taken together, the Hospital and MOB sector is valued at $1 Trillion
    October 23, 2019
    Hilda Martin

    High Demand Specialties – Orthopedics

    There are currently about 600 medical office projects under way across the country. More than 15 percent of those projects include orthopedics. Why do so many projects include this specialty?
    September 26, 2019
    Elisa Freeman

    Errath & Haslam Named 2020 MREIF Co-Chairs

    Revista is thrilled to announce that Andrew Haslam, Chief Asset Officer for Providence St. Joseph’s Health System and Tom Errath, Director for Harrison Street Real Estate Capital will co-chair the 2020 Revista Medical Real Estate Investment Forum.
    September 26, 2019
    John B. Mugford

    Healthcare Realty Trust is Finding MOB Acquisition Opportunities to its Liking

    The country’s healthcare-focused REITs have always been, and are likely to continue to be, an important investor group in the medical office building (MOB) acquisitions sector.
    September 26, 2019
    Hilda Martin

    2019 Continues with Flurry of Hospital Deliveries

    While MOB transaction activity might have cooled somewhat and MOB construction remains steady, deliveries of hospital projects have been on a spike. Based on projects that have either opened or are scheduled to open by the end of the year, we will be adding roughly 35 million square feet to inventory in 2019.
    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.
    June 21, 2017
    Hilda Martin

    MOB Cap Rates Compress Across the Board

    Combined with off peak total transaction volume, the numbers seem to reflect what a lot of us are feeling - a very competitive market with more interested buyers than there are opportunities.
    May 11, 2017
    Elisa Freeman

    Scott D. Peters Video Interview on Duke MOB Acquisition

    Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (NYSE:HTA), the largest owner and operator of medical office buildings in the United States, announces an interview with HTA's Chairman & CEO, Scott Peters, and Brad Thomas of the Intelligent REIT Investor.
    May 9, 2017
    Hilda Martin

    Is MOB Construction Slowing?

    ...Verified started projects were down 18% in 2016 from 2015. 2017, at 18.9 million projected, has the potential to be at the same level or lower than 2016.
    May 9, 2017
    Elisa Freeman

    Revista 2018 Medical Real Estate Investment Forum Details

    Revista is happy to announce that the 2018 Medical Real Estate Investment Forum will take place Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 29-30, 2018 at the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay, 1633 N Bayshore Dr., Miami, FL. Participants encouraged Revista to try a nice location during the winter to avoid the busy healthcare conference season - and we listened! Registration is now live at
    May 9, 2017
    Elisa Freeman

    Capital One, Texas Health and Kaiser Executives Join Advisory Board

    As part of Revista's ongoing commitment to being a premier healthcare real estate industry resource, we welcome new Advisory Board members Erik Tellefson of Capital One Healthcare, Jon Sullivan of Texas Health Resources and Terry J. Wood of Kaiser Permanente. Revista's Advsiory Board regularly reviews the data, reports and events to ensure that we prioritize our offerings and make them as useful to all stakeholders in the sector as possible. Please read on for more information about each of these gentlemen...
    May 9, 2017
    Elisa Freeman

    Capital One Signs on as Platinum Partner

    Revista, the nation’s healthcare real estate information leader, recently announced the addition of a new Platinum Partner, Capital One Healthcare, and accompanying member, Erik Tellefson, to its distinguished Advisory Board.