Commentary http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7553/more en ICC Remote Voting Period Underway http://nreionline.com/commentary/icc-remote-voting-period-underway <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Instead of needing to attend the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/markets-regions/international?intlink=incontent " title="International Commercial Real Estate">International</a></span> Code Council (ICC)'s public comment hearings in person to be able to cast votes on codes proposals, building codes officials who are ICC voting members have the ability to vote remotely. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/icc-remote-voting-period-underway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/icc-remote-voting-period-underway#comments Associations & Designations Commentary News Office Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:29:00 +0000 1314411 at http://nreionline.com Whither Active Private Real Estate Portfolio Management? http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/whither-active-private-real-estate-portfolio-management <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In active portfolio management, mispriced market segments and properties are worth seeking out.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/whither-active-private-real-estate-portfolio-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/whither-active-private-real-estate-portfolio-management#comments Commentary Institutional Investors News Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:26:00 +0000 1296531 at http://nreionline.com Communicating Sustainability Performance: Shorenstein's Viewpoint http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/communicating-sustainability-performance-shorensteins-viewpoint <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Shorenstein’s road to sustainability reporting resembles that of many peers in the industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/communicating-sustainability-performance-shorensteins-viewpoint" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/communicating-sustainability-performance-shorensteins-viewpoint#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Commentary News Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:18:00 +0000 1292731 at http://nreionline.com Inverting Maslow’s Pyramid By Design http://nreionline.com/commentary/inverting-maslow-s-pyramid-design <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The role of the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/sustainability/designv" title="Commercial Real Estate Design">design</a></span> professional has shifted. It has largely devolved to that of commodity supplier. And yet this is antithetical to the chief reasons clients hire architects or designers in the first place. Business considerations aside, what most clients seek is creativity and innovation. How do you bid that? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/inverting-maslow-s-pyramid-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/inverting-maslow-s-pyramid-design#comments Architecture Commentary News Freemium Mon, 06 Oct 2014 15:20:00 +0000 1269771 at http://nreionline.com Five ‘Whys’ for Commercial Real Estate Investing http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/five-whys-commercial-real-estate-investing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Commercial real estate is a unique asset class that warrants consideration by investors given the many benefits.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/five-whys-commercial-real-estate-investing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/institutional-investors/five-whys-commercial-real-estate-investing#comments Charts Commentary Institutional Investors News Freemium Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:26:00 +0000 1235681 at http://nreionline.com Is It Mall Over? http://nreionline.com/retail/it-mall-over <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There are definitely mall have and have-nots and the situation seems to only be getting more dire. While these trends certainly represent a dramatic shift in the retail landscape, don’t push the panic button quite yet. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/it-mall-over" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/it-mall-over#comments Commentary News Retail Freemium Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:35:00 +0000 1231501 at http://nreionline.com Where Does the Inaction of Congress Leave the CRE Industry? http://nreionline.com/commentary/where-does-inaction-congress-leave-cre-industry <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With just a handful of days remaining before Congress recesses to go back out on the campaign trail, progress has woefully collapsed on commercial real estate’s issues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/where-does-inaction-congress-leave-cre-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/where-does-inaction-congress-leave-cre-industry#comments Commentary Insurance Companies News Tax Strategies Washington D.C. Freemium Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:07:00 +0000 1223001 at http://nreionline.com Have You Bridged the Generation Gap? (Part 2) http://nreionline.com/property-management/have-you-bridged-generation-gap-part-2 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As baby boomers, we are technological foreigners, coming to these latest advancements in digitalization and miniaturization relatively late in life. Gen Y, on the other hand, is made up of technological natives, people who speak the language of tech as naturally as if it were their mother tongue. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/property-management/have-you-bridged-generation-gap-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/property-management/have-you-bridged-generation-gap-part-2#comments Commentary News Property Management Freemium Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:25:00 +0000 1218321 at http://nreionline.com “LEED vs. Energy Star?” http://nreionline.com/associations-designations/leed-vs-energy-star <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“LEED vs. Energy Star?” These days, it’s not unusual to find this question used as the title of a presentation at green building conferences or in blogs and Webinars sponsored by the latest generation of green building experts. But it is an unfortunate indicator of the quality of the discourse on sustainability that this question has ever been asked at all, not to mention that it persists.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/associations-designations/leed-vs-energy-star" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/associations-designations/leed-vs-energy-star#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Commentary News Freemium Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:20:00 +0000 1189141 at http://nreionline.com Have You Bridged the Generation Gap? (Part 1) http://nreionline.com/property-management/have-you-bridged-generation-gap-part-1 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Do you remember the Generation Gap of the 1960s? I believe that, devoid of bell-bottoms and flower power, it is back, and the two factions in this latter-day generational rift are the millennials and the baby boomers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/property-management/have-you-bridged-generation-gap-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/property-management/have-you-bridged-generation-gap-part-1#comments Commentary News Property Management Freemium Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:54:00 +0000 1185961 at http://nreionline.com