Development Magazine Spring 2017

E-commerce 2.0: Last-mile Delivery and the Rise of the Urban Warehouse

By: James Breeze, national director of industrial research for Colliers International

Today’s industrial users are looking beyond rental rates to consider transportation and inventory carrying costs when making location decisions.

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Carnegie Robotics industrial building

Transforming an Industrial Building for Carnegie Robotics

RIDC, a nonprofit developer in Pittsburgh, has converted a long-vacant factory building in a now-hip neighborhood into an industrial robotics facility.      

redeveloping newspaper headquarters

Redeveloping Newspaper Headquarters

Redevelopment of former newspaper headquarters and other facilities is becoming big business in more markets, as news companies offload valuable real estate with great structural bones in high-quality locations.      

urban revitalization Boston

Bulfinch Crossing The Next Phase of Urban Revitalization in Boston

A 4.8-acre mixed-use, transit-oriented development on the site of the Government Center Garage aims to meet the future needs of Bostonians.      

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  • National Groups Shift Focus to Cities

    NAIOP and its members must be on the lookout for local initiatives driven by national organizations that could impact commercial real estate.      

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