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    The MOB Scene

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

  • 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.
  • April 19, 2017
    Mike Hargrave

    Institutional Real Estate Investor Hosts Podcast on Medical Real Estate

    How large is the medical office sector and how fast is it growing? Who are the sector’s major owners and investors, and what type of financing is available? How does the industry perform during typical real estate cycles, and how has medical office performed in recent years? For answers to those and
    March 29, 2017
    Elisa Freeman

    New survey reveals $7.7 billion market for outpatient medical real estate development

    Revista and HREI unveil the first independently verified research project to look exclusively at the development of medical office buildings (MOBs) and other outpatient facilities ARNOLD, Md., and MINNETONKA, Minn., March 29, 2017 – How big is the market for the development of medical office buildings (MOBs) and other outpatient facilities, and who are the most active developers? In the first independently verified research project to look exclusively at those questions, Revista and Healthcare Real Estate Insights (HREI) found that outpatient medical real estate development projects totaling nearly $7.7 billion in construction value and 19.4 million square feet were completed in 2016. Another 17.3 million square feet of outpatient projects with a value of almost $6.5 billion were started. The top five outpatient developers in terms of square footage started or completed last year were
    March 23, 2017
    Mike Hargrave

    2016 Year End Transaction Reports are Available

    Revista has released its 2016 Year End Transaction Reports. There are 2 reports; one covering the US and another covering the Top 50 Metro Areas. The transaction report covers medical real estate transactions including medical office properties (MOBs) and hospital real estate.
    March 19, 2017
    Mike Hargrave

    Are Hospital Cap Rates Beginning to Rise?

    During the past few years, investors have become increasingly interested in the $600B+ US hospital real estate sector...
    March 16, 2017
    Mike Hargrave

    2017 US Construction Report is Available

    This report covers Hospital and Medical Office Construction projects that are new, expansions or replacements greater than 7,500 square feet and $5 million in value. It provides detail on the overall pipeline (under construction and late planning), analysis of recent completions in 2016 and expected completions in 2017. Construction starts are trended quarterly and projected out 2 quarters.
    March 10, 2017
    Mike Hargrave

    US Healthcare Real Estate is One Trillion Dollar Sector

    Each year, Revista updates its size and scope of the US Healthcare Real Estate Sector. We maintain a database of all hospital, medical office (MOB) and other healthcare properties located throughout the continental United States.