Development Magazine Summer 2017

Business - Trends


NAIOP's 50th Anniversary 

NAIOP celebrates 50 years of advocacy, education and professional excellence.

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Five Decades of CRE and NAIOP 

A Timeline of Key Industry and Advocacy Events

Deloitte The Edge

Beyond 72 Degrees and Sunny Inside: Optimizing the Indoor Work Environment 

The conversation about indoor environments is changing as tenants leverage new technologies to support employee productivity.


Cranes and Lanes: The Link Between Transportation Infrastructure and CRE  

Transportation infrastructure can have dramatic effects on the value of commercial real estate.

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Displaying Real-time Transit Information: An Update  

Screens that provide real-time transit and other transportation information have become an amenity valued by office and residential tenants.

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Bringing the Outdoors In With Living Walls 

Living wall systems can be simpler to install and maintain than one might expect — and can have meaningful impacts on building owners and occupants.

Rockefeller Group Distribution Center, Tucson, Ariz.

Canadian and U.S. National Industrial Trends 

A comparison of these two North American industrial markets offers some interesting insights.

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Co-working Spaces for Health and Beauty Professionals 

A real estate model originally designed to meet the needs of startups and freelancers is customized for the health and beauty industry.

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How Retail Flagships Lead the Fleet 

Flagship stores enable retailers to create a physical embodiment of a brand through design and spectacle — and to experiment with new concepts and technologies.

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Urban Food Halls 

Food halls offer small-scale opportunities for landlords, operators, chefs and diners.

From the Archives: Business / Trends Articles from the Previous Issue

adaptive reuse

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

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

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The Third Place in the Modern Office 

“Third places,” both in common areas and within tenant spaces, can add value to office buildings.