If there’s one thing we can all probably agree on, it’s that technology is changing nearly every aspect of our lives. In fact, we wrote a blog recently that covered some of the technologies that have significantly changed the CRE industry over the last decade. But, staying up-to-date on these changes doesn’t have to be hard!
No matter what industry you’re in, using social media as a networking tool and as a way to stay up-to-date on trends and events in the industry is always a great idea. Commercial real estate is no exception. Whether you’re looking to learn more about your particular market, want to stay abreast of changes in the industry, or simply want to network with your peers, add these top commercial real estate brokerages to your list of must-follows.
Amazon is purchasing industrial spaces to help meet on-demand shipping needs. Tesla is buying up industrial spaces for distribution. With these global trendsetters focused on acquiring more and more space for distribution, can the rest of the world be far behind? The answer, obviously, is no.
Chances are you’ve participated in e-commerce in the last day or two. It’s becoming increasingly popular to make selections and purchases online, and this is having a tremendous impact on retailers, as well as the industrial facilities that keep them supplied.
Platforms have profoundly changed our entire way of life. Think Google. Think Uber. Think Facebook… Amazon… Twitter… AirBnB… Virtually every travel website and countless others. All “platforms”.
Recent actions by Indian regulatory bodies are bringing REITs (Real Estate Investment Trusts) closer to reality. REITs are expected to bring in a landscape change to real estate development in India – most importantly from a corporate governance perspective, enhancing greater participation from institutional players, both global and domestic. The changes will positively affect the real estate industry in India – CRE (commercial real estate), more specifically.
Sellers decide to keep the sale of their property private for a variety of reasons. Generally they’re seeking to minimize competition and maximize confidentiality, but sometimes it happens that they’re just not in any rush to sell but will entertain offers.
It’s an incredibly exciting time in the CRE tech sector. When I entered the field in 2011, it initially felt like a ghost town. Fast forward to today and it feels like Times Square!
Inevitably though, there will be a lot of pain coming in the CRE tech space as the sector experiences its first wave of failures, consolidation and distressed exits. I certainly plan to do all I can to make sure my site isn’t one of them 🙂 .
2016 is bringing in some of the most incredible real estate developments ever. Let’s take a look at some of these massive real estate projects. There are some skyline changing mega towers that you need to see. Here are 5 of the most exciting new developments.