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Office TIs Offered by Landlords Are Growing Faster Than Rents

Among the key factors affecting the sudden rise in TI allowances is a significant increase in new inventory that impacted supply and demand dynamics …

Real Estate

The state of construction technology

<b>$1.05 billion</b><p>That’s how much venture capitalists invested in global construction technology (ConTech) startups <b>in the first half of 2018</b>, a record …

Startups

Unemployment Rate Hits Record Low

July 19, 2018 | By Kelsi Maree Borland<p>In April and May, the unemployment rate in Orange County was 2.6%, the lowest rate in nearly 20 years.<p>The …

Real Estate

Los Angeles Record low unemployment 7.16.18

• ​The County unemployment rate reached four percent, the lowest on record. Sectors which added the most jobs included leisure and hospitality, …

Los Angeles

Southwest submarket leads Phoenix’s industrial activity

​<p>• The Southwest submarket continues to be the life of industrial activity at the end of Q2, accounting for 35.5 percent of Phoenix’s absorption …

Military Spending

How good is OC at keeping college grads in CA? As it turns out, really good

​<p>• Having a strong educated workforce is a crucial component of innovation and economic development for any region. For this reason, graduate …

Chapman University

Why businesses are paying more attention to Proptech

<b>In a short space of time, Proptech has moved way beyond the online property listings it first became known for.</b><p>Companies sensing opportunity are fast …

Real Estate

Workplace Design: Link between workplace design and business strategy

Savvy companies recognize that workspaces contribute to any progressive business strategy. An office environment influences productivity, attraction …

Employee Engagement

E-commerce sales tax ruling: a boon to brick and mortar retail?

The highest court in the U.S. has leveled the playing field for e-commerce companies and retail landlords snared in a tug-of-war for consumers.<p>The …

New Balance

17 Ways Co-Working Has Literally Changed Everything

• A building is no longer necessary to run a legitimate business. Businesses and workers have way more flexibility over where they work than ever …

Café

Beyond Buying

<i>How successful retailers are engaging their shoppers.</i><p><b>The six dimensions of retail experience</b><p>Learn how these dimensions determine how engaged, …

eCommerce

Real Estate Firm JLL Hires Google Exec to Lead Digital Product Development

Vinay Goel is the firm’s first chief digital product officer<p>By<p>Steven Norton<p>Steven Norton<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@steven_norton<p>steven.norton@wsj.com<p>Global real estate firm JLL has hired a former Google executive as chief digital product officer, a new executive role focused on developing and …

Real Estate

How women have shaped our global cities

<b>Octavia Hill – (1838 – 1912)</b><br>Improved quality of life in Victorian London<p>Appalled by the overcrowded and unsanitary conditions of the 19th century …

Urbanism

As the trend grows, the Westside remains home to the bulk of co-working space

​<p>• Los Angeles currently ranks third in the country in terms of total inventory occupied by co-working companies. Co-working operators account for …

Real Estate

Citigroup to Exit Citigroup Center; Taking New Lease at One Cal Plaza

Citigroup Inc. is moving out of the Citigroup Center at 444 S. Flower St. in downtown Los Angeles to 29,000 square feet at nearby One California …

Real Estate

Landlords Start Tapping Into the Coworking Craze

Beer and kombucha on tap in the kitchens. Lounge areas with ping-pong tables. Community events like movie screenings and hackathons. Coworking …

Real Estate

Every year, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and its sister country music event bring hundreds of thousands of revelers to the desert, far from the trendy restaurants, hotels and other attractions in a resurgent Palm Springs.<p>Now, a developer group with a celebrity pedigree is building a …

Real Estate

A beautiful evening in Beverly Hills for the @BH_Chamber garden party #BHCC https://t.co/3vpRIBXxRe

Why more people are commuting from cities to suburbs

<b>A great urban migration is underway, as more Millennials and employers set up shop in central business districts (CBDs) across the United …

College & University

Turning to tech to boost employee wellbeing

<b>From smart building management systems to wearable gadgets that encourage regular movement, today’s workers increasingly inhabit a new kind of</b> …

Self-improvement

JLL sells Desert Ridge Banner Health building

Strong investor demand for well-occupied medical office space has spurred the sale of a state-of-the-art, build-to-suit facility in Phoenix that is …

Real Estate

Why real estate finance is going green with new bonds

Real estate finance is going green, with the use of new bonds linked to the sustainability of a project.<p>A number of developers around the world …

Why more property investors are looking to REITs

Real estate investment trusts are growing in popularity around the world, as investors seek new ways to access an increasingly institutional …

Investing

Q1 2018 trends in commercial real estate investment markets

Asia Pacific shattered more records in Q1 2018 as global real estate investment hits highest Q1 level in 10 years. Watch the video for more …

Real Estate Investment: Top 4 Challenges to navigate

Despite a testing environment, investors and fund managers still value real estate as a strong performer.<p>However, it is not without its …

Real Estate

Will eased terms on CRE loans cause a refi spike?

U.S. banks loosened lending standards for commercial real estate loans in the first quarter of 2018, a move which is likely to make them more …

Real Estate

Housing crisis prompts San Diego to further loosen rules for live-work spaces

San Diego is expanding its plan to use “live-work” spaces to ease the city’s housing crisis and get commuters off the road.<p>The goal is encouraging …

Urban Design

Why real estate must take transparency to the next level

<b>Governments worldwide have been gradually forging greater transparency in real estate markets, addressing growing demands from investors and the</b> …

Real Estate

We spent the afternoon baking at the Orange County Ronald McDonald House. @RMHC_SoCal is such an incredible charity providing support for the families of children receiving treatment in local hospitals. https://t.co/2GcDPm1F4b