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CRETech October 04, 2018
One of the most extraordinary developments in my own CREtech orbit is the interest, cooperation and support of the “mainstream” media that covers the commercial real estate sector. Many, many great examples, but one of the most significant is
CRETech October 01, 2018
Once upon a time, access to quality commercial real estate investments was limited and guarded with high fees. Now crowdfunding platforms connect CRE projects with private party lenders. The multiple CRE crowdfunding platforms typically:
  • Have a vetting process for project sponsors and their investment properties
CRETech September 28, 2018
To claim smart building technology is growing is an understatement. From an $8.49 billion global market in 2016, it’s projected to reach $51.44 billion USD globally by 2023. The
CRETech September 27, 2018
The World Economic Forum study reports digital technology–including augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR)–could save the construction industry up to $1.7 trillion (USD) globally ...
CRETech September 26, 2018
“Business as usual” does not exist in the commercial real estate industry. The modern world demands mobility, instant information, and better customer service. Commercial real estate professionals can’t meet these challenges in the “old way” of conducting business. Embracing technology solutions delivers clear benefits, like:

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CRETech September 25, 2018
What tech upgrades can add the "wow" factor to your office space? The rate of innovation makes choosing the most desirable features is challenging, and a tight budget complicates decision-making. The following retrofits marry modern conveniences with cost savings.

#1- Destination dispatch-equipped elevators

CRETech September 24, 2018
Buildout is the nation’s leading commercial real estate marketing software. Since launching in 2010, Buildout has revolutionized the entire listing process for brokerages around the country. Buildout’s marketing tool allows brokerages to produce beautiful, brand-consistent marketing insta...
CRETech September 21, 2018
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
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CRETech September 20, 2018
A real estate professional’s biggest asset is information. Not just lots of it (there already is!) but understanding that information, tracking its change over time, and relaying key insights to our clients. What will CRE professionals gain from this information revolution?

Understanding behaviors

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CRETech September 19, 2018
Commercial real estate professionals are well aware of the role location plays in success. Every submarket has unique site demands: an office needs access to transportation, amenities, and a talented workforce; a shopping center needs high traffic close to ideal demographic centers; hospitality wants to be close to transportation or amenities. Finding the right plac...