• Why urban tech is the hottest investment in town

    JLL REAL VIEWS 9/21/18

    Tech-driven services like ride-sharing, scooter sharing, food delivery apps, and co-working have quickly infiltrated the daily lives of city dwellers. But it’s not just consumers using these new urban amenities who have latched onto the trend. Venture capitalists have been pouring record amounts of investment into the sector, dubbed urban...Read more

  • Amazon Will Consider Opening Up to 3,000 Cashierless Stores by 2021

    BLOOMBERG 9/21/18 Inc. is considering a plan to open as many as 3,000 new AmazonGo cashierless stores in the next few years, according to people familiar with matter, an aggressive and costly expansion that would threaten convenience chains like 7-Eleven Inc., quick-service sandwich shops like Subway and Panera Bread, and mom-and-pop...Read more

  • Apple’s Approach to Augmented Reality: The Future of Retail

    TOTAL RETAIL 9/21/18

    In today’s digital era, it’s no secret that retailers are looking for new solutions to revitalize processes and transform the customer experience. To stay ahead of competition, many are implementing innovative technologies to create immersive shopping journeys, support informed purchase decisions, open additional revenue streams and new marketing channels, and...Read more

  • The Venture Capital Company Fueling Tech in CRE

    GLOBEST 9/21/18

    At CRETech last week in Los Angeles, venture capital firm Fifth Wall talked about tech investment and how they have generated $100 million in revenue.Read more

  • Housing investment startup EasyKnock raises $3.5M in seed funding

    THE REAL DEAL 9/21/18

    Housing investment startup EasyKnock raised $3.5 million in venture capital, the company announced Wednesday. Montage Ventures, Crestar Partners and Blumberg Capital participated in the Seed round.Read more

  • Why a coworking company is helping members find offices of their own

    TECHNICAL 9/21/18

    Don’t take it the wrong way, but it’s time you got your own place. That’s the message from coworking network 1776, which announced a new partnership with commercial real estate platform Truss. 1776 members will be able to find, tour and lease prospective office spaces, virtually.Read more

  • Prologis Selects Kahua to Streamline the Management of New Construction Projects

    PRWEB 9/21/18

    Prologis, the global leader in logistics real estate, announced an agreement with Kahua, the provider of the world’s leading collaborative network for real estate and construction project management, whereby Prologis will manage projects across its global portfolio on The Kahua Network.Read more

  • CREtech Announces Inaugural Chicago Event On October 18th

    CREtech 9/21/18

    The Leading Commercial Real Estate Tech Event Company Comes To Chicago For The First Time New York, NY (September 21, 2018) -- CREtech (, the leading event, content and connectivity platform for the commercial real estate industry, announced that it will host its first Chicago event on October 18 at...Read more

  • How Much Might Building Management Tech Save You?

    CREtech Blog 9/21/18

    Smart building management technology isn’t just trendy. The sensors and online platforms maximize existing systems for optimal operational savings and tenant satisfaction. However, some sources claim implementing building management software (BMS) costs $2.50 per square foot at the minimum. Is utilizing the latest in smart building technology really that expensive?...Read more

  • WeWork revises non-compete agreements following settlement with NY AG

    THE REAL DEAL 9/20/18

    The New York Attorney General’s office has reached a settlement with WeWork over non-compete agreements which the company had required almost all its employees to sign.Read more