LAS sat down with Hessam Nadji, managing director of research and advisory services at Marcus & Millichap, after the firm’s annual Retail Trends panel and reception during the RECon show. He spoke with Ian Ritter about a number of big-picture topics.

They include:

  • The increasing optimism in retail real estate.
  • Retail fundamentals in 2012 compared to last year.
  • Retail real estate compared with multifamily.
  • The types of retail properties that are doing the best.