Design http://nreionline.com/taxonomy/term/7591/more en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (March 31, 2015) http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-31-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">A new study shows that the American mall may not be dead after all, Fortune reveals. CBRE Group Inc. agreed to buy Johnson Controls Inc.'s Global WorkPlace Solutions unit. for $1.475 billion in cash to enhance its corporate services business, Bloomberg reports. According to Wall Street Journal, Airbnb is being criticized for driving up apartment rents. These are among today's must reads from around the commercial real estate industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-31-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/industry-buzz/10-must-reads-cre-industry-today-march-31-2015#comments Design Finance & Investment Industry Buzz Office Retail Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:42:00 +0000 1707871 at http://nreionline.com Food, Glorious Food! http://nreionline.com/commentary/food-glorious-food <div class="node-body article-body">Café and cafeteria spaces can provide a great way for companies to leverage their real estate. The café/cafeteria now plays multiple roles, and designing these facilities is as much about science and business as it is art.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/commentary/food-glorious-food" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/commentary/food-glorious-food#comments Design Commentary New York News Office Mon, 01 Dec 2014 16:00:00 +0000 1428661 at http://nreionline.com A New Vocabulary for Workplace Strategy http://nreionline.com/office/new-vocabulary-workplace-strategy <div class="node-body article-body">I've set about developing some new language to refresh, not replace, traditional workplace strategy methods: proof statements, efficacy, reassessment, behaviors, communication in the face of change and pilots. As this new vocabulary is a work in-progress, comments about it, and additions to it, are invited.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/office/new-vocabulary-workplace-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/office/new-vocabulary-workplace-strategy#comments Design Commentary News Office Tue, 04 Nov 2014 14:15:00 +0000 1354881 at http://nreionline.com Are These 12 Enormous, Sci-Fi-Style Green Buildings In Our Future? http://nreionline.com/design/are-these-12-enormous-sci-fi-style-green-buildings-our-future <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><strong>Tomorrowland is fast approaching.</strong> Here, we look at some of the world&#39;s most radically imaginative green buildings either under construction or still on the drawing board.&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/design/are-these-12-enormous-sci-fi-style-green-buildings-our-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/design/are-these-12-enormous-sci-fi-style-green-buildings-our-future#comments Design Green Projects & Retrofits International Mixed-Use News Mon, 08 Sep 2014 18:23:00 +0000 1119841 at http://nreionline.com 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, 08 Sep 2014 15:07:00 +0000 1112221 at http://nreionline.com Shipping Containers Are 'Green' Moneymakers for Commercial Development http://nreionline.com/design/shipping-containers-are-green-moneymakers-commercial-development <div class="node-body article-body">Shipping containers are sustainable as well as moneymakers for commercial building developers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://nreionline.com/design/shipping-containers-are-green-moneymakers-commercial-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nreionline.com/design/shipping-containers-are-green-moneymakers-commercial-development#comments Design Mixed-Use News Office Freemium Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:44:00 +0000 1189471 at http://nreionline.com Standing Innovation http://nreionline.com/commentary/standing-innovation <div class="node-body article-body">Health and wellness has become the latest clarion call of the office 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">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">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">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