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Digital Transformation: Why CRE Leaders Need a New Playbook

If there is one thing the success of the Eric Ries’ The Lean Start-up or Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur’s Business Model Generation have taught us, it is that there is no one method to starting or running a successful business.

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MIPIM 2018: Brexit, PropTech and Coworking the Hot Topics

As they do every March, commercial real estate professionals and civic leaders from around the globe recently converged on Cannes, France, for the annual MIPIM conference that internationally examines the industry.

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PropTech: Using Collaboration to Avoid a Slump

PropTech is reaching for a peak that, according to all predictions, is leading directly to a slump. If PropTech wants to avoid that, we need to start planning the escape right now.

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The Digital Footrace: Four Reasons Landlords Need to Invest in Technology Now

As CRE Tech continues its rapid advancement, landlords who haven’t done so need to make moves to bring their technological capabilities up to speed.

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VTS Innovators Spotlight: Ilene Goldfine, Vice President, Hines

Hines, the global real estate investment, development and management firm, is well-known for its innovative culture. Few people understand the power of that culture better than Ilene Goldfine, Vice President of the firm’s Business Technology Group, who plays a key role in furthering the firm’s technological capabilities. Goldfine has been with Hines since 1998 in a variety of roles, including senior project accountant, fund controller and director of investment management — all of which prepared her to lead the group, which was launched in 2015.

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VTS Innovators Spotlight: Sara Shank, Beacon Capital Partners

VTS Innovators Spotlight is a VTS blog series that profiles the leading minds in commercial real estate, showcasing how they are transforming their organizations through CRE Tech and innovation.

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Data-Driven Leasing: Increase Revenue by Optimizing Your "Revenue Funnel"

Commercial real estate is going through a period of rapid transformation, unlike anything ever experienced before in the industry.

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8 Practical Tips to Ensure Your Technology Rollout is a Success 

When considering a new software for your organization, there’s one major thing to keep in mind: your approach to rolling it out will be a major factor in your company’s success with the new solution. You only have one shot to launch this technology, and when you’ve invested considerable time into the purchase process, you want the rollout to go smoothly.

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A Whole New World: Understanding the Value of CRE Tech

Today’s commercial real estate landlords and brokers are faced with an opportunity unlike anything that has come before – rapid innovation that will fundamentally change the way our industry operates.

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WATCH: Maximize Your Leasing With Data

With the start of a new year, planning is top of mind. The commercial real estate industry is shifting from a property-focused model to a tenant-centric one and today's landlords and brokers know they must adopt new strategies to better attract, convert and retain their most valuable asset — tenants.

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