Wed 02/ 28/ 18

Tech Companies Could Boost Office Rents In These 3 Markets…AND MORE

By |2018-02-28T17:22:27+00:00February 28th, 2018|

Tech Companies Could Boost Office Rents In These 3 Markets, By Lara O'Keefe, Bisnow “Unemployment is at its lowest level in nearly two decades, but while the economy has been booming, the office sector has been slow to pick up on these gains. One office-occupying sector that is expanding is technology. It has contributed to an estimated 20 percent [...]

Wed 12/ 20/ 17

Atlanta Perfectly Positioned to Attract ‘Hyperscale’ Data Center Users…AND MORE

By |2017-12-20T15:26:56+00:00December 20th, 2017|

Atlanta Perfectly Positioned To Attract 'Hyperscale' Data Center Users, By Jarred Schenke, Bisnow “Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal confirmed Tuesday that Dallas-based CyrusOne is expected to develop a $200M data center campus at the Riverside West Industrial Park in Douglasville. This marks the Atlanta debut for CyrusOne — a company with more than 30 data center [...]

Wed 12/ 13/ 17

Smart Cities Planned by Tech Giants Spell Big Changes for Commercial Real Estate…AND MORE

By |2017-12-13T16:28:26+00:00December 13th, 2017|

Smart Cities Planned By Tech Giants Spell Big Changes For Commercial Real Estate, By  Lara O’Keefe, Bisnow “Connected infrastructure, autonomous vehicles and new zoning possibilities are all elements coming to future smart cities. If this trend continues, it could provide developers with more flexibility and creativity thanks to relaxed zoning, a decline of vehicles and parking lots [...]

Wed 11/ 29/ 17

Longtime Retail Pariah Now a Mall-Industry Darling…AND MORE

By |2017-12-21T19:08:57+00:00November 29th, 2017|

Longtime Retail Pariah Now A Mall-Industry Darling, By Lara O’Keefe, Bisnow  “Gyms today have secured some of the most prime retail real estate around the country. That was not always the case. For years, gym tenants were unwanted by mall landlords as they were believed to provide little value, attracting visitors who were unlikely to spend [...]

Wed 10/ 25/ 17

Georgia’s Secretive Bid for Amazon HQ2 Could Top $1B…AND MORE

By |2017-11-01T16:36:37+00:00October 25th, 2017|

Georgia's Secretive Bid For Amazon HQ2 Could Top $1B, By Jarred Schenke, Bisnow “With “nothing left on the table,” Georgia has joined the quest for the biggest economic development race in modern history.”   Why Atlanta Is the Early Favorite to Land Amazon's Second Headquarters, By Jeff John Robert, Fortune “More than 100 cities submitted [...]

Wed 09/ 20/ 17

GPS for Buildings: Wayfinding Technology is Making its Way Indoors…AND MORE

By |2017-09-20T16:01:29+00:00September 20th, 2017|

GPS For Buildings: Wayfinding Technology Is Making Its Way Indoors, By Lara O’Keefe, Bisnow “New technology is making it easier to navigate large buildings and interior pathways. Companies are now implementing mobile wayfinding apps or on-location touch screens to help people find their destination inside and around buildings faster and more efficiently..."   Nordstrom Is Ditching the [...]

Wed 09/ 6/ 17

Multifamily REITs Pour Money into New Development…AND MORE

By |2017-09-06T14:06:01+00:00September 6th, 2017|

Multifamily REITs Pour Money into New Development By Bendix Anderson, National Real Estate Investor “Multifamily REITs have continued to buy land and entitle new deals instead of paying top dollar for new acquisitions.”   Houston's Rebuilding Could Cause Construction Costs To Rise Nationwide By Jarred Schenke, Bisnow “Brace yourselves. Hurricane Harvey will fuel higher construction costs far [...]

Wed 08/ 23/ 17

Amazon’s New Instant Pick Up Feature…AND MORE

By |2017-08-30T14:55:13+00:00August 23rd, 2017|

Amazon takes brick-and-mortar retail head-on with instant pickup, By Julie Littman, Bisnow “Amazon unveiled a new feature this week allowing customers to pick up items within a few minutes of placing an order. The service launched Tuesday at five fully staffed locations near five college campuses in Los Angeles, Atlanta, Berkeley, College Park, Maryland, and Columbus, Ohio.” [...]

Wed 07/ 26/ 17

The State of the Multifamily Market and The Future of Suburbs…AND MORE

By |2017-08-30T15:03:37+00:00July 26th, 2017|

ULI chairman discusses the state of the multifamily market and the future of suburbs, By John Egan, NREIOnline.com Millennials, at 80 million strong, are entering the housing and employment markets in large numbers. Baby boomers, at 75 million-plus, are downsizing, retiring or contemplating retirement. These are just a few of the demographic and population changes [...]

Wed 07/ 19/ 17

Atlanta’s Favorable Business Climate and Positive Momentum…AND MORE

By |2017-08-30T15:04:43+00:00July 19th, 2017|

Positive momentum in Atlanta, By Robert Demeter, Commercial Property Executive “The metro’s favorable business climate continues to entice companies to relocate. Through March, the job market added 103,100 positions, the bulk of which were in professional and business services. The hospitality industry is booming, as the state generated a record-breaking $61.1 billion in commercial sales [...]