Development Magazine Winter 2015/2016

Development - Ownership

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Creating Value With Art and Design: The Art Basel/Miami Effect 

A contemporary art fair and visionary developers have reinvented South Florida as a place where art, commerce and habitation come together.

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The Future of Shared Office Space 

Coworking centers and executive suites continue to evolve and morph into new types of workplaces that create experience and community for users.

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Mall Redevelopment Strategies: Keeping Today’s Malls Competitive 

Successful malls in Vancouver, Los Angeles and elsewhere are being redeveloped as mixed-use complexes with better linkages to transit and surrounding communities.

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Leveraging the Workplace: A Return to Value Through Better Design 

Workplaces designed for the ways people will work in the future differ significantly from those that are handcuffed to saving money today.

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The View from CREC '15 

Key takeaways from NAIOP’s Commercial Real Estate Conference ‘15 include insights into industrial, office and mixed-use development as well as capital markets and more.

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NAIOP Honors Vulcan Real Estate With Sustainable Development Award 

Vulcan Real Estate received the 2015 award for its development of a mixed-use project that encompasses a full block in Seattle’s South Lake Union neighborhood.

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Taking Control of Energy Costs 

Independent energy districts can enable building owners to produce their own power and heat.

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Three Resiliency Strategies for Developers and Building Owners 

Multiple solutions that modify the placement of a building’s mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection equipment can help a structure avoid or bounce back from storm damage.

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Alternative Niche/Developments of the Future (2030) 

During the summer of 2015, NAIOP conducted a design competition in which it sought concepts for the Niche Development of the Future. NAIOP invited architects to submit a vision/concept plan in a niche category like “senior living” and “medical office.”

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New & Noteworthy 

An assortment of brief facts and figures about new and noteworthy development projects

From the Archives: Development Ownership Articles from the Previous Issue

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Majestic Realty Co.: Making the Deal and Making a Difference 

This year’s award winner credits its six-plus decades of success in commercial real estate to being strategically patient, precise and persistent.

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Up on the Roof, Cities Grow Green 

Urban farms bring new life to commercial buildings and local communities.