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VTS MarketView™ Benchmarks – How Do Your Deal Cycle Times Compare?

By now you’ve heard about VTS MarketView™, the first-ever benchmarking and market analytics for the commercial real estate industry. Now, see how these benchmarks come to life in our all-new blog series featuring a sneak peek into the market benchmarks VTS customers will be able to leverage in MarketView. First up – operational benchmarks. 

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How the Continued Rise of Tech is Impacting U.S. Office Markets

It’s impossible to over-emphasize the importance that technology firms have in today’s commercial real estate office market. Virtually every major U.S. metro market has a sizable tech-related presence, with some cities depending on its health for overall office-fundamental sustainability. Cushman & Wakefield recently released a report called Tech Cities 2.0, which Cushman calls the Tech 25. It illustrates the top 25 metro areas for tech office activity and the conditions that made them that way and maintain their current strength.

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VTS Wins Crain's Best Places to Work in New York City Award!

The team at VTS is incredibly proud to announce that VTS was recently named to the Crain’s New York Business’ 2018 Best Places to Work in New York City list! The prestigious list is compiled from a combination of employee and employer survey responses.

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Coworking Will Continue to Transform the Office Sector

With its exponential international growth and several new concepts, WeWork seems to grab all of the headlines in the coworking space of the commercial real estate's office sector. It also doesn’t hurt that it reportedly could soon be Manhattan’s largest office tenant and already holds that title in London. But, the company is just a very big player in an overall larger movement.

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A Look at 3 of the Most Active U.S. Industrial Markets

Commercial real estate’s industrial market is performing formidably across the country right now.

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Tenant Experience: What’s All the Fuss About? Three Golden Rules Every CRE Owner Needs to Stay Ahead of the Game

Tailoring your product to fit your customer needs is not a new concept. By having absolute clarity on who are my customers, their daily desires and pain points, I can sell my products to them in the most effective way.

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E-Commerce, 3PLs Push Industrial CRE’s Dominant Run

Industrial commercial real estate has experienced a great run over the last few years, and its performance didn’t slow down during the first half of 2018.

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Why Landlords Need to Focus on Real Estate Investment Not Software Development

Having arrived in property via the traditional route of a property degree and the subsequent RICS qualification, I consider myself to be relatively typical of people working in our industry – I have little-to-no experience in developing, building, buying, or specifying software solutions. However, like many of my peers, I am fascinated by PropTech and how it will change our industry and the built environment.

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Commercial Real Estate’s Data Revolution is Here – Are You Ready?

Transformation is underway in commercial real estate with data fast becoming the most important competitive differentiator for today’s landlords and brokers. In an industry long dominated by people being successful doing things the way they’ve always done them, there has been little motivation to adapt. Today’s decision, however, is clear – if you don’t position your business to capture critical insights and act on them, your success will be limited.

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How 9 Industry Leaders Are Redefining What it Means to Be a Landlord

Traditionally, the commercial real estate industry has focused on aspects of the physical property to make money. You buy a well-located asset, renovate the lobby and touch up the elevators. Your tenant (whom you haven’t spoken a great deal to since the lease was signed a few years ago) is presumably happy, and you end up disposing of the asset and making a significant return. Happy days.

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