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The Retail #CREcosystem: Digital Awakening

The Dawn of Modern Retail #CREcosystem We’re continuing the digital dialogue among retail professionals about how technology is propelling the industry. The insightful responses we’ve received to date make one thing clear, connectivity is the foundation of nearly every modern day business. Organizations, including those in commercial real estate (CRE), are faced with heightened expectations produced

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Finding the Right Tenant Representation

Colliers in Austin is partnering with RealMassive to produce a blog series aimed at informing current and future tenants on the real estate search process and identifying ideal representation. While the process of sourcing, negotiating, and executing an office lease is often perceived as daunting, it is really quite simple when you recognize and understand

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The New #CREcosystem | Innovate

Excerpt from The New #CREcosystem | Download the Full Report Here MIT Sloan Management Review and Deloitte’s 2015 Digital Business Global Executive Study identifies strategy, not technology, as the driver of digital transformation. The report notes, “The strength of digital technologies — social, mobile, analytics and cloud — does not lie in the technologies individually. Instead,

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The New #CREcosystem | Engage

Excerpt from The New #CREcosystem | Download the Full Report Here On April 3, 1973, Martin Cooper made the first call from a handheld cellular telephone. Ten years later, the first commercially available cell phones went on sale in the U.S. for almost $4,000 each; they weighed 2 lbs, offered a talk time of just 30

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Tweet This: #CRE in 140 Characters

Is Twitter in your commercial real estate tool kit? If not, you could be missing out on huge opportunity. Twitter is where people connect with their interests, share their opinions, and find out what’s happening in the world in real-time. For CRE professionals, Twitter can be a powerful tool to add to your arsenal, with

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The New #CREcosystem | Access

– Excerpt from The New #CREcosystem | Download the Full Report Here Long before the advent of smartphones, tablets, and cloud-based apps, CRE was a data-centric industry. In the words of Dr. J. Nathaniel Holland, Chief Research and Data Scientist for NAI Partners, “CRE has a rich history filled with data, but the industry is just

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How Building Class Impacts Office Rents

  Office buildings vary from block to block, city to city and year to year with ever-changing technologies. For this reason, a commercial real estate classification structure exists to differentiate the quality of office properties and to guide the rental prices landlords can charge for their office rents. The three classifications are A, B and

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Marketing Lessons from #MarchMadness

I grew up in a family of Spartan fanatics and attended Indiana University during the Bob Knight years, so to say college basketball is in my blood would be a massive understatement. IMHO, March is the best month of the year: SXSW, St. Patrick’s Day, and the NCAA Tournament all packed into four weeks of

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