Commentary http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7553/more en What Your Workplace Says About Your Company Culture http://nreionline.com/commentary/what-your-workplace-says-about-your-company-culture <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The world’s highest-performing and most innovative companies create physical workspaces that support business goals and culture, foster innovation and collaboration and promote employee retention. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/what-your-workplace-says-about-your-company-culture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/what-your-workplace-says-about-your-company-culture#comments Commentary News Office Freemium Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:49:00 +0000 1149381 at http://nreionline.com Retail Cap Rates Hold Steady as Property Fundamentals Improve http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-cap-rates-hold-steady-property-fundamentals-improve <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If U.S. Treasuries and corporate bond yields declined, why didn’t <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/property-types/retail?intlink=incontent " title="Real Property News">retail</a></span> real estate cap rates follow?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-cap-rates-hold-steady-property-fundamentals-improve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-cap-rates-hold-steady-property-fundamentals-improve#comments Commentary News Research & Data Retail Freemium Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:39:00 +0000 1144801 at http://nreionline.com Multifamily Vacancy Compression Stalls in the Second Quarter http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-vacancy-compression-stalls-second-quarter <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/markets-regions/national?intlink=incontent " title="National Commercial Real Estate">national</a></span> vacancy rate remained unchanged at 4.1 percent during the second quarter, a potentially worrisome result for those who fret about the near-term future of the apartment sector. As we explain in this column, this is not unexpected, and a moderation in the brisk pace of improvement in fundamentals has been built into our forecasts for some time.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-vacancy-compression-stalls-second-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/multifamily-vacancy-compression-stalls-second-quarter#comments Commentary Multifamily News Research & Data Freemium Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:19:00 +0000 1137501 at http://nreionline.com Is This The Ultimate Commercial Real Estate Search Tool? http://nreionline.com/brokerage/ultimate-commercial-real-estate-search-tool <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Thoughts on what an ideal commercial real estate technology tool would look like.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/brokerage/ultimate-commercial-real-estate-search-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/brokerage/ultimate-commercial-real-estate-search-tool#comments Brokerage Commentary Technology Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:09:00 +0000 1134181 at http://nreionline.com Unfinished Business http://nreionline.com/commentary/unfinished-business <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Earlier this summer, the Senate passed legislation to extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) for an additional seven years by an overwhelmingly positive vote of 93-4. However, it’s a much rougher road to passage in the House, where the Financial Services Committee passed its TRIA bill (H.R. 4871) on June 20 by a more contentious vote of 32-27, one split along party lines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/unfinished-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/unfinished-business#comments Commentary News Office Washington D.C. Freemium Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:27:00 +0000 1130681 at http://nreionline.com Sustainability: It’s Not About the Capital http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/sustainability-it-s-not-about-capital <div class="field-byline"> Nicholas Stolatis </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you're having a conversation about sustainability and your first thought is that there isn’t enough capital available to implement an effective sustainability platform, the simple truth is that you’ve missed the point. You are at grave risk of leaving major dollars on the table. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/sustainability-it-s-not-about-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/energy-efficiency-and-benchmarking/sustainability-it-s-not-about-capital#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Commentary News Office Freemium Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:55:00 +0000 1115851 at http://nreionline.com A Pink Slip for Nine to Five? http://nreionline.com/commentary/pink-slip-nine-five <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Preliminary results from Mancini Duffy’s Center for Workplace Innovation's research on the future of the traditional work week suggest that the future of the so-called knowledge economy—which, with technology’s help has quickly advanced to the idea economy—indeed eroding the traditional model of a nine-to-five, Monday-through-Friday work week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/pink-slip-nine-five" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/pink-slip-nine-five#comments Commentary News Office Research & Data Technology Freemium Tue, 05 Aug 2014 14:01:00 +0000 1099811 at http://nreionline.com Dollar Tree And Family Dollar: What Does This Mega Deal Mean For Retail? http://nreionline.com/retail/dollar-tree-and-family-dollar-what-does-mega-deal-mean-retail <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>While both chains operate boxes that are around 7,000 to 10,000 sq. ft., their real estate strategies have been markedly different.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/dollar-tree-and-family-dollar-what-does-mega-deal-mean-retail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/dollar-tree-and-family-dollar-what-does-mega-deal-mean-retail#comments Commentary News Property Management Retail Freemium Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:38:00 +0000 1087391 at http://nreionline.com New Multifamily Construction Will Contribute to Vacancies in Certain Markets http://nreionline.com/multifamily/new-multifamily-construction-will-contribute-vacancies-certain-markets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The wave of supply is putting upward pressure on vacancies, which increased by 10 basis points in the second quarter, to 5.5 percent. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/multifamily/new-multifamily-construction-will-contribute-vacancies-certain-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/multifamily/new-multifamily-construction-will-contribute-vacancies-certain-markets#comments Commentary Leasing Multifamily News Research & Data Freemium Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:47:00 +0000 1064971 at http://nreionline.com Life Sciences Write Prescriptions for CRE Markets Success http://nreionline.com/commentary/life-sciences-write-prescriptions-cre-markets-success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The United States continues to outpace the world in biopharmaceutical resources and enterprises, according to JLL’s 2014 Life Sciences Cluster Report.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/life-sciences-write-prescriptions-cre-markets-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/life-sciences-write-prescriptions-cre-markets-success#comments Commentary Industrial Medical Office News Office Freemium Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:40:00 +0000 1057591 at http://nreionline.com