Blog Archive

4 Trends in Experiential Retail CRE Players Should Watch

The retail landscape has been changing for quite some time with the largest impact coming from online retailers and more purchases being made on the internet. Retailers are coming up with different ways to attract customers to their stores. One of these ways is by creating “experiential” retail locations or locations that are an experience for the customer. These experiential stores can help to reimagine the retail landscape and how retail spaces are being utilized.

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6 Amenities Today’s Luxury Tenants Want in Multifamily

In the ultra-competitive luxury multifamily market, developers are doing everything they can to attract top-tier tenants. Many buildings are now including top-of-the-line amenities, many of which were practically unheard of just a few years ago. Whether you’re a real estate agent wanting to stay on top of the trends or a building developer or owner who wants to appeal to today’s luxury tenants, you might be surprised by some of these unique features.

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4 Reasons to Renegotiate Your CRE Lease with an Agent’s Help

No matter what industry you are in, a lease can be a critical part of your business. It not only adds to your overhead expenses, it can also be the cornerstone to any facilities that you may operate in. With that in mind, it is incredibly important to make sure you have terms that are favorable to your business in the lease.

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7 Coldwell Banker Commercial Bloggers to Bookmark

Recently, we shared some of our affiliates to follow on Twitter and we were happy to do so as they are all putting out some great information and knowledge in every 140 characters they tweet. Some of our affiliates are also saying more than just 140 characters so we wanted to highlight some of the Coldwell Banker Commercial bloggers that you should bookmark.

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4 CRE Stats from 2016 That Might Surprise You

Big data is driving more aspects of the business world than ever. CRE is no different and these data points and statistics can help predict what the market has in store for the future. Not only does it help predict, but it also helps to show what is happening and what is working for businesses.

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5 Considerations for Cyber Security in Smart Buildings

As the world becomes more connected through the internet of things and everything becomes “smart”, while convenient, it can also lead to more avenues for outside parties to obtain personal information or perform cyber-attacks. When looking at smart buildings it is important to consider the security of the people who will be utilizing the building and also the security of the data that will now be stored within the building to help make it smart.

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Green Building Practices in CRE: What to Watch

Going green has come into play in most everyone’s lives in one shape or form by now and is being embraced more frequently than it used to be. One of the major things to go green and help to build a greener future is building commercial real estate utilizing green products as well as techniques. Green buildings are on the rise and it seems that they will only continue to grow.

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3 Big Trends from the Retail Sector in 2016

The retail sector has seen some dramatic shifts in the past years as technology and the presence of online shopping continues to evolve and grow. While online shopping has changed the way that consumers consume, there is still desire and demand for brick and mortar. 

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