Design http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7591/more en The World's 14 Tallest Green Buildings http://nreionline.com/design/worlds-14-tallest-green-buildings <div class="node-body gallery-body">Sustainable architecture is reaching new heights in achievement as well as physicality. As green building technology advances, architects and developers are creating buildings that aren't just boldly innovative, but are increasingly bigger and taller. Here are the 14 tallest from around the world.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/design/worlds-14-tallest-green-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/design/worlds-14-tallest-green-buildings#comments Associations & Designations Design Multifamily News Office Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:07:00 +0000 1112221 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 Is the Northeast's CRE More Sustainable Post-Sandy? http://nreionline.com/design/northeasts-cre-more-sustainable-post-sandy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A year and a half after Superstorm Sandy devastated much of the Eastern seaboard, are there any silver linings from the hurricane that was the second-costliest in U.S. history? Is it possible that the commercial real estate sector is now more sustainable because of a storm? The answer is a complicated yes and no.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/design/northeasts-cre-more-sustainable-post-sandy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/design/northeasts-cre-more-sustainable-post-sandy#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Design New York News Office Freemium Mon, 09 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 924761 at http://nreionline.com New Retail Strategies Tap Millennial Spending Power http://nreionline.com/commentary/new-retail-strategies-tap-millennial-spending-power <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Retailers and retail landlords can’t afford to ignore Millennials. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/new-retail-strategies-tap-millennial-spending-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/new-retail-strategies-tap-millennial-spending-power#comments Design Commentary News Research & Data Retail Technology Freemium Tue, 20 May 2014 17:57:00 +0000 875521 at http://nreionline.com Give the People What They Want http://nreionline.com/commentary/give-people-what-they-want <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A recent survey conducted by Mancini Duffy and designed to gain insight into ways that companies can maximize workplace performance to produce successful business results found a large disconnect between what’s most important to employees in the workplace and what employers are currently providing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/give-people-what-they-want" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/give-people-what-they-want#comments Design Commentary News Office Freemium Tue, 06 May 2014 20:23:00 +0000 835741 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 <span class='keyword_link'><a href="/services/construction?intlink=incontent " title="Commercial Real Estate Construction">construction</a></span> 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. 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Cunningham 10 Green U.S. Industrial Sites http://nreionline.com/industrial/10-green-us-industrial-sites <div class="node-body gallery-body">We highlight what are, arguably, 10 of the most impressive green industrial facilities in the United States, some of which are LEED certified, others of which are not LEED certified but are using innovative practices, and many of which are the first of their types.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industrial/10-green-us-industrial-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industrial/10-green-us-industrial-sites#comments Design Green Projects & Retrofits Industrial News Industries & Products and Services Mobile Alert Mon, 17 Mar 2014 17:38:00 +0000 667571 at http://nreionline.com New Office Designs, Amenities are Redefining the Meaning of Class-A http://nreionline.com/office/new-office-designs-amenities-are-redefining-meaning-class <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>By the numbers, office development still remains a shadow of its former self. But, the few corporate and multi-tenant buildings that are coming out of the ground are raising the bar on class-A standards. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/new-office-designs-amenities-are-redefining-meaning-class" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/new-office-designs-amenities-are-redefining-meaning-class#comments Design Architecture Development News Office Freemium Wed, 11 Dec 2013 19:09:00 +0000 436241 at http://nreionline.com Acoustical Challenges in Green Buildings (With Related Video) http://nreionline.com/design/acoustical-challenges-green-buildings-related-video <div class="field-byline"> American City &amp; County </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Post-occupancy evaluations conducted by the Center for the Built Environment reveal that green building acoustics are typically worse than their traditional counterparts, and that over half of respondents feel noise inhibits their work.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/design/acoustical-challenges-green-buildings-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/design/acoustical-challenges-green-buildings-related-video#comments Associations & Designations Design Office Mon, 09 Dec 2013 17:15:00 +0000 427571 at http://nreionline.com Retail Landlords Become More Active in Adapting Sustainable Practices http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-landlords-become-more-active-adapting-sustainable-practices <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As sustainable building becomes a mainstream movement in the U.S., retail center owners are finally joining the herd. From energy-efficient lighting fixtures to water conservation features to solar roof panels, mall and shopping center owners have been instituting sustainable features into their properties.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-landlords-become-more-active-adapting-sustainable-practices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/retail/retail-landlords-become-more-active-adapting-sustainable-practices#comments Associations & Designations Energy-Efficiency and Benchmarking Design News Retail Freemium Mon, 02 Dec 2013 23:41:00 +0000 407191 at http://nreionline.com