Architecture http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7577/more en What Corporations Can Coopt from Co-Working http://nreionline.com/office/what-corporations-can-coopt-co-working <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Co-working spaces appeal to younger workers by conveying a strong brand and providing lots of user choices as well as opportunities for networking and idea generation—and companies competing for the type of talent drawn to co-working can learn a lot about attracting talent from studying what co-working spaces offer.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/what-corporations-can-coopt-co-working" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/what-corporations-can-coopt-co-working#comments Architecture Corporate Real Estate News Office Freemium Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:24:00 +0000 1163691 at http://nreionline.com Standing Innovation http://nreionline.com/commentary/standing-innovation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Health and wellness has become the latest clarion call of the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/property-types/office?intlink=incontent " title="Office Property News">office</a></span> landscape. At one end of the spectrum, developers are offering more lifestyle amenities in new and repositioned properties; at the other end, sit-to-stand furniture options have taken center stage. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/standing-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/standing-innovation#comments Design Architecture Commentary News Office Freemium Tue, 01 Jul 2014 06:42:00 +0000 991581 at http://nreionline.com Transforming Tired into Inspired Retail http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/transforming-tired-inspired-retail <div class="field-byline"> Valerie Cataffa </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As place-making has become an increasingly important element in creating value in today's retail environment, are older shopping centers really able to compete?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/transforming-tired-inspired-retail" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Architecture News Retail Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:18:00 +0000 965291 at http://nreionline.com Rockville Town Square How Architecture & Design Can Increase Marketing Value in Commercial Real Estate http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/how-architecture-design-can-increase-marketing-value-commercial-real-estate <div class="field-byline"> Joshua McClure </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Good design has become a requirement in office spaces, particularly in forward-thinking cities like Austin, Boston and San Francisco. In order for a landlord to be truly competitive in these markets, they need to offer prospective tenants great <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/services/architecture?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Architecture">architecture</a></span> and interior design.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/how-architecture-design-can-increase-marketing-value-commercial-real-estate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Architecture News Office Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Wed, 04 Jun 2014 19:24:00 +0000 855971 at http://nreionline.com Gensler Pushes Hacking to Retrofit Buildings http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In an age of identity theft and cyber fraud, hacking does not exactly conjure up positive images. But hacking is exactly what a national architecture firm is pitching as a sustainable solution to transforming aging office buildings into more viable destinations for tomorrow’s workers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/green-projects-retrofits/gensler-pushes-hacking-retrofit-buildings#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Architecture Green Projects & Retrofits News Office Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:26:00 +0000 766501 at http://nreionline.com Micro Apartments Reflect Macro Trends http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/micro-apartments-reflect-macro-trends <div class="field-byline"> Steve Morris </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Household sizes have been decreasing while increasing mobility (both length of stay and their transportation as a tenant) yet wanting a central location. These factors all combine to make micro-apartments a viable proposition for new development. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/micro-apartments-reflect-macro-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/viewpoints/micro-apartments-reflect-macro-trends#comments Architecture Multifamily News Viewpoints Viewpoints Freemium Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:16:00 +0000 738081 at http://nreionline.com Avoid Managing Change at Your Peril http://nreionline.com/commentary/avoid-managing-change-your-peril <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you think change management is just a trend, think again. Whether you hire someone or self-perform, a well-executed change management program is a proven and effective means of promoting real estate strategy and engaging employees in positive ways to help achieve business goals. Avoid it and some disruptive, time-consuming and expensive consequences might result.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/avoid-managing-change-your-peril" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/avoid-managing-change-your-peril#comments Architecture Commentary News Office Freemium Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:21:00 +0000 714171 at http://nreionline.com Would Frank Lloyd Wright Embrace Cargo Container Construction? His Architect Grandson Says Yes http://nreionline.com/architecture/would-frank-lloyd-wright-embrace-cargo-container-construction-his-architect-grandson-sa <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If the cargo container construction industry needs sanctioning, it has it now in Eric Lloyd Wright—iconic architect Frank Lloyd Wright's grandson.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/architecture/would-frank-lloyd-wright-embrace-cargo-container-construction-his-architect-grandson-sa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/architecture/would-frank-lloyd-wright-embrace-cargo-container-construction-his-architect-grandson-sa#comments Design Architecture Expert Q&As Multifamily News Industries & Products and Services Freemium Mon, 17 Mar 2014 20:51:00 +0000 677431 at http://nreionline.com Eric Lloyd Wright. Photo by W. Cunningham Benchmarking Is Only a Starting Point http://nreionline.com/corporate-real-estate/benchmarking-only-starting-point <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Benchmarking has become an essential decision support tool used by brokers and clients to determine how much space a company needs. Lately, regardless of the industry, companies want to know what the technology industry is up to. Looking outside one’s industry for best practices can be a source of innovation. But companies first need to try these characteristics on for size to see if they fit.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/corporate-real-estate/benchmarking-only-starting-point" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/corporate-real-estate/benchmarking-only-starting-point#comments Architecture Brokerage Commentary Corporate Real Estate Leasing News Office Freemium Tue, 04 Mar 2014 14:58:00 +0000 630541 at http://nreionline.com Richmond Centre Food Court http://nreionline.com/sadi/richmond-centre-food-court <div class="node-body gallery-body">With Richmond Centre Dining Terrace in Richmond, British Columbia, the design team&rsquo;s goal was to create a modern, urban, environmentally conscious space. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/sadi/richmond-centre-food-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/sadi/richmond-centre-food-court#comments Architecture International Retail SADI Thu, 09 Jan 2014 05:00:00 +0000 393341 at http://nreionline.com