David Lerner Associates News
06/17/2013 - Using Automated Teller Machines has become commonplace among Americans today..
06/08/2013 - David Lerner Associates Was Exclusive Broker-Dealer for the $1.2 Billion Offering.
06/07/2013 - Most people try to avoid making major mistakes when it comes to managing their money. But we’re all human, and even the most savvy money managers and budgeters aren’t immune from making a few money management blunders.
Financial Literacy Information
05/30/2013 - When considering what kinds of investments should be held in their retirement portfolios, many people usually don't think about municipal bonds.
12/27/2012 - Remember the advertising campaign for 7-UP that referred to the soft drink as the "un-cola?" Some retirees may be saying the same thing about the Social Security cost-of-living adjustment for 2013 that was recently announced.
12/24/2012 - Unless Congress takes further action before the end of this year many Americans will be facing a tax increase beginning in 2013. Some pundits have referred to this pending tax increase as "the 2013 fiscal cliff."
Retirement Planning Information
06/09/2013 - According to a report recently released by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI), the confidence level of Americans in their ability to save enough money to retire comfortably is essentially unchanged from two years ago -- when it was at a record low level.
05/28/2013 - In a recent article, we discussed how fewer employers today are offering retiree health benefits, and that this number is expected to continue to decline in the future.
05/24/2013 - Is America facing a "looming catastrophe" when it comes to retirement?
01/12/2013 - Bright days may be ahead for the U.S. lodging industry, which is projected to enjoy gains in occupancy, average daily rate (ADR) and revenue per available room (RevPAR) this year and next, according to new forecasts from industry researchers.
01/06/2013 - One type of investment that can sometimes, though not guaranteed, provide distributions to investors is commercial real estate. This may include regional shopping malls, apartments, office buildings, shopping centers and hotels.
12/03/2012 - Less than one month after rejecting an unsolicited tender offer by a group led by MacKenzie Capital Management L.P., Apple REIT Six Inc. has signed a deal to be acquired by BRE Select Hotels Corp., an affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VII.
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05/11/2013 - The nontraded-REIT party is getting ready to kick off as Apple REIT Six Inc. said yesterday that its shareholders had approved a definitive merger agreement with BRE Select Hotels Corp., an affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VII. The merger is expected to close May 14.
Apple REIT Six Shareholders Approve Definitive Merger Agreement with an Affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VII
05/10/2013 - Apple REIT Six, Inc. (the “Company” or “Apple Six”), a real estate investment trust (REIT), announced today that the definitive merger agreement to be acquired by BRE Select Hotels Corp, an affiliate of Blackstone Real Estate Partners VII, has been approved by the Company’s shareholders, with approximately 97 percent of the votes cast voting in favor of the transaction.
04/23/2013 - White Lodging is pleased to announce it was awarded the "Apple REIT Companies Management Company of the Year" earlier this month. The award marks the second time White Lodging has won the recognition out of the three years the award has been presented. The previous win was in 2010.