Law360 Quotes David Phelps in Article on Real Estate Trends to Watch in 2018

Akin Gump real estate partner David Phelps has been quoted in the Law360 article “3 Real Estate Trends To Watch In 2018.”

Among the issues being followed, according to Law360, is how brick-and-mortar retail stores will adapt to the continued pressure they face from e-commerce websites.

While some owners of retail properties are maintaining their properties as retail and adding restaurants and other entertainment, Phelps says there could be other changes watch for with the conversion to different uses. “Replacing retail with retail, office and residential ... it’s a really big trending topic,” he said.