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4 Trends Shaping the Warehouse of Tomorrow

Demand from e-commerce is pushing up warehouse rents, and properties that may have satisfied tenants just a couple of years ago simply aren’t measuring up to today’s demands. And they certainly won’t measure up to the warehouses of tomorrow.

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Innovative Thinking Paves a Way Forward for Brick-and-Mortar Retail

Retail is constantly changing, though at a faster pace than ever right now, it seems. The rise of Amazon and online shopping has greatly accelerated over the last few years, causing significant disruption in the traditional ways that consumers used to shop.

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Industrial Takeover: 3 Factors Fueling the Growth of Big-Box Warehouses in North America

From the rise of technology to shifting markets, commercial real estate is changing faster and more dynamically than ever before. And when it comes to trends in industrial CRE, there is no slowing down. Colliers International recently released research highlighting the robust demand for industrial assets across North America.

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The Top 3 Trends CRE Asset Managers are Focused on Right Now

One of the best parts of my job is having the opportunity to sit down with some of the world’s most forward thinking, innovative and successful landlords and brokers on a regular basis. In an industry that is changing as fast as ours, these conversations provide invaluable insight into the macro trends that are driving change, and how CRE’s leading minds are positioning their businesses to adapt and thrive.

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From Brick-and-Mortar to Omnichannel: The New Retail Mix

There are a lot of changes happening in retail right now, but one thing is certain: shoppers want both the online and in-store experience (often at the same time) and the brands that get it right will succeed. For the modern retail landlord, understanding and evolving with these e-commerce trends is critical to the success of your retail assets.

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4 Factors Driving Office Space Decisions

There is a lot of talk about how much the landscape has changed in the commercial office sector, with the rise of the creative office at the forefront of the conversation. Global brokerage firm Cushman & Wakefield recently released a reportSpace Matters, detailing the reasons for some of these changes to traditional office spaces and how space decisions are being made by occupiers today.

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Why Retail Landlords Need to Think Like Editors

‘People respond well to those that are sure of what they want,’ Vogue editor Anna Wintour once remarked. ‘What people hate most is indecision.’

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Invesco’s Managing Director Michael Kirby on How Technology Helps Drive Portfolio Performance

Michael Kirby is Managing Director of North American Real Estate Operations and Asset Management at Invesco Real Estate, which manages $64.8 million in direct real estate investments and publicly traded real estate securities. The forward-thinking company is on the front lines of continuing to adopt new technologies and processes to ensure that employees have access to current asset information at their fingertips and in real time.

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New York Life Regional Head of Asset Management and Accelerate 2018 Speaker Alan Rubenstein Talks Tech and the New Reality of CRE

New York Life is a company has long embraced innovation and is ramping up technologies at its properties to meet tenants’ changing needs and drive portfolio performance for investors. Technology gives their teams access to real-time information and the ability to slice and dice data to make better decisions more quickly.

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Convene CEO & Accelerate 2018 Speaker Ryan Simonetti on Why CRE is on the Cusp of a Major Transformation

Convene, the commercial real estate industry’s first “workplace as a service” platform, is on a mission to help landlords reinvent the human experience by running office buildings and workspaces more like lifestyle hotels.

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