Development Magazine Summer 2019

Business - Trends

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Commercial Real Estate and the Big-Data Deluge 

Awash in granular digital information, companies are diving headfirst into high-tech solutions so they can make more deeply informed business decisions.

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An Ohio Suburb's Strategy to Win Business Investments 

New Albany, about 15 miles northeast of downtown Columbus, maximizes the planning process to beat major cities in the development sweepstakes.

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Data Drives Decision-MakingĀ in Retail Real Estate 

Analytics can guide store size and configuration, help save money and improve customer engagement.

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Tee-Commerce: Acing the Golf-Course Conversion 

With acres of open space in prime locations, abandoned golf courses can be ideal spots for infill warehouse and distribution facilities.

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Activating Public Spaces Can Attract Users, Create Community 

A Nashville-area mixed-use development illustrates the uplifting potential of landscape architecture.

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Intelligent Security Strategies Can Support Smart Buildings 

Interconnected security systems help make for safer, more efficient facilities.

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The Future of 5G in the Commercial Real Estate Industry 

A reliable cellular and data network will be vital for a wide range of businesses and other activities.

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Blue, Green and Smart: New Land-Use Patterns Drive Modern Stormwater Technologies 

As densities increase, environmentally advanced infrastructure and systems can help developers manage runoff in cities.

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Industrial Sector to Remain Strong in 2019 as Economy Steadies 

The NAIOP Industrial Space Demand Forecast sees few changes from 2018.

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

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Lower Parking Minimums Means Higher Value for Parking Spaces 

Right-sizing parking can save money, lead to less congestion and create alternative land uses.

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Cutting-Edge Research That Has An Impact 

The NAIOP Research Foundation's annual report highlights the relevant studies, activities and deep dives to come in 2019 and beyond.