Todd Campbell
Long/short equity, growth, medium-term horizon, registered investment advisor

CoStar Group: A Recovery In Commerical Real Estate Offers Upside

If residential housing markets continue to improve, they may help drag commercial real estate markets higher. If so, companies focused on the commercial real estate market - such as CoStar Group (NASDAQ:CSGP) - may trade higher.

What they do.

CoStar Group operates a commercial real estate research and analysis portal and LoopNet, a commercial real estate listing service acquired a year ago.

It took regulators a year to clear the LoopNet acquisition given the combined company's market clout. But, the regulatory hurdles are firmly in the rearview mirror and CoStar is a year into the LoopNet acquisition. If early results are any indication, the company may find the deal better than initially hoped.

Commercial real estate is highly...

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