Dan Daniels, partner with Wiggin and Dana LLP, talks about how family offices have an opportunity to deal with estate planning, but only until the end of 2012. Until then, the estate tax law has a $5 million exemption with a 35 percent tax rate.
Robert K. Futterman, chairman and CEO or RKF, talks about how urban retail is picking up. Tenants tend to want to be on urban streets. Rents are expensive for these locations, but it’s where retailers do the best sales volume.