What Coworking Space Means for CRE

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Today, just about everything you could want at your fingertips can be purchased on a subscription based model. Everything from software (SaaS), to movies (Netflix), cosmetics (Birchbox), and even razors (Dollar Shave Club) can be purchased on a subscription. As subscription based models are continuing to expand in our everyday lives, we are also seeing a steady growth of subscription …

3 Big Tech Trends Predicted to Change CRE in 2017

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Each year, the Urban Land Institute’s annual Emerging Trends in Real Estate Report offers a glimpse into the real estate landscape. No matter what your role in the industry — buyer, seller, investor, technology company, broker or owner — keeping an eye on these trends means bettering your ability to play in the field. There are three big technology trends …

The Role of Tech and Culture in Recruiting Top Brokers

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Today’s workplace is inescapably tied to the millennial generation. This group, aged 19-35, is the largest demographic in the country, a position they’re predicted to hold until 2050. Millennials compose about one-third of our voting-age population, and their presence in the workforce is being felt a little more every day. Millennials will comprise 50 percent of the global workforce by …

3 Ways Small Brokerages Can Compete with the Heavy Weights

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It can be intimidating. The major players in CRE (ie. CBRE, JLL, NGKF, Cushman & Wakefield) have a lot to back up those easily recognized brands. It isn’t just advertising dollars or branding. Those massive brokerages have huge teams of highly paid researchers arming their brokers with powerful data and proprietary information that the rest of the industry can’t access. …

5 Reasons to Manage Your Own Database of Properties

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Many CRE professionals manage their property databases separately from their core CRM. However, this siloed approach is quickly giving way to a more integrated data management strategy. Today’s CRE technology companies are working with CRE brokers to develop self-managing CRE databases that provide brokers with an edge on market intelligence, while automating the process of publishing client / marketing collateral. …

4 Industries Forever Changed by Technology – is CRE Next?

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We’re living in the midst of perhaps the most important revolution since the Industrial Revolution itself. There’s no denying that the technological advances of the past decades have completely changed the way that we live, work and play. In fact, technology has changed aspects of nearly every industry imaginable —some of which have become virtually unrecognizable from what they once …

7 CRE Tech Trends We're Watching for 2017

7 CRE Tech Trends We’re Watching for 2017

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In recent years, we’ve seen a boom in tech innovation specifically in the CRE market. The pace of new tools and applications that are being developed by companies continues to accelerate dramatically. Many of these CRE tech trends are immediately relevant and incredibly useful for brokers, investors, property managers, and developers –everyone with a stake in CRE. Technology holds great …