Technology en 10 Most Wanted Office Amenities <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><strong>Office amenities are a hot commodity</strong>, according to Colliers International Group Inc. While&nbsp;the focus, in the wake of the Great Recession, has been on keeping costs down and delivering low bottom lines to tenants, that&rsquo;s giving way to differentiation through quality, making a building brand essential currency in today&rsquo;s marketplace.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment News Office Research & Data Technology Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1789591 at How Technology Is Shaping CRE <div class="node-body article-body">There is no doubt that technology has transformed our culture in every way. From how we communicate to how we buy services and how, and where, we work. But lately, technology’s impact has hit closer to home, in our industry. Technological advances in the commercial real estate (CRE) sector have accelerated exponentially in the last few years impacting tenants, investors and brokers alike.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Leasing News Property Management Technology Fri, 21 Aug 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1788001 at Data Centers Demand Rises as High as the Cloud(s) <div class="node-body article-body">About 65 percent of American adults now own a smartphone, according to Pew Research, and the cloud technology that services them has joined demand from the financial, technology, social media and health care sectors to drive up demand for data centers nationwide.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Industrial Leasing News Technology Mon, 10 Aug 2015 14:45:00 +0000 1787001 at Hyperlocal Crowdfunding Lowers Risks for Investors <div class="node-body article-body">Crowdfunding is steadily gaining a foothold within the commercial real estate investment landscape. Last week, SaundersDailey, a Minneapolis-St. Paul-based online investment marketplace, made its debut. SaundersDailey is a co-invested fund that draws heavily on local expertise. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment Midwest Multifamily News Office Technology Thu, 16 Jul 2015 12:00:00 +0000 1785861 at 10 Must Reads from the CRE Industry Today (July 14, 2015) <div class="node-body article-body">Seeking Alpha examines the arrival of farming REITs on the financial scene. World Property News explores the ways in which technology is reshaping commercial industry on a global scale. The Real Estate Roundtable releases a new study on the impact of 1031 like-kind exchanges, reports Commercial Property Executive. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Multifamily Office Technology Tue, 14 Jul 2015 14:21:00 +0000 1785811 at Five Questions to Ask When Choosing a Real Estate Investment Management Platform <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Wilson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Enthusiasm goes into overdrive when an organization has decided to automate key processes for real estate investments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Technology Viewpoints Viewpoints Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:05:00 +0000 1784791 at Leasing is Back: Don’t Sandbag Building Owner Profitability <div class="field-byline"> Christopher Perry III </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Just because you’re bringing in revenue doesn’t mean your commercial property is profitable. Particularly in properties with small spaces and multiple tenants, it’s easy to chip away at profitability in the minutia of managing the leasing process.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Leasing News Technology Viewpoints Wed, 17 Jun 2015 02:36:00 +0000 1784801 at Illustration: Fanatic Studio/Thinkstock When Technology and Tradition Unite: A CRE Love Story <div class="field-byline"> Samantha Meckler </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some key observations about CRE in general, and how the industry is swiftly coming around to tech disruptors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Technology Viewpoints Viewpoints Fri, 22 May 2015 13:05:00 +0000 1771361 at As REITs Expand, Threat of Data Security Breaches Becomes Concern <div class="field-byline"> John C. Amabile &amp; Alex Galvan </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the aftermath of multiple reports of data security breaches, much of the conversation regarding cyber-attacks has focused on the retail industry. One perhaps unwary industry which should take a step back to analyze its risk is that of the REITs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News REITs Technology Viewpoints Viewpoints Tue, 05 May 2015 14:45:00 +0000 1731181 at Are Real Estate Crowdfunding Firms Delivering the Goods? <div class="node-body article-body">Crowdfunding firms focusing on the real estate sector appear to be gaining momentum in their online fundraising. The question investors have is whether or not they are also delivering results on targeted returns.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance & Investment News Technology Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:00:00 +0000 1596691 at