- Breaking Down Barriers
Q&A with Helen Chong, CCIM
In real estate, the distinction between commercial and residential can be a wall that's not easily traversed - many feel you're either on one side or the other. But those who operate in the “commercia-dential” space strive to excel in both arenas. Commercia-dential re
- Innovation with an Eye on Capital
Capital appetite for disruptive technology is reshaping every commercial market, from industrial to retail.
Whatever the next big thing in technology will be, it always promises to change life in the blink of an eye. But rarely do such transformations happen instantaneously. Flying cars might be the stuf
- Open for Business
Cynthia Shelton, CCIM, details what she expects in retail, where she has decades of experience, along with Florida's outlook as CRE hopes to leave COVID-19 behind.
- A Healthy Sector
As one may suspect during a global pandemic that is entering its third year, biotech and life sciences are two topics that have drawn a bit of interest. For their performance in terms of commercial real estate, it’s a case of a solid market getting stronger.
- Tools of the Trade
With a major supplier of power tools as an
example, Site To Do Business can help CRE professionals locate potential
locations to deliver value to clients.
- Emphasizing the ‘E’ in ESG
Sustainability and green building practices
are becoming top priorities for developers, tenants, and investors.
- Back to Work
Jonathan Bennett, president of AmTrust RE, a real estate owner-developer firm focused on primary markets, sees opportunity in an office sector permanently changed by COVID-19.
- Mixing It Up: Considerations for a Retail-Residential Development
Looking at one hypothetical project can highlight the opportunities and challenges associated with mixed-use developments.
Mixed-use developments, by definition, include competing and often mutually exclusive interests. A developer wants to attract customers to the corner bistro, but those in the rental prop
- The Value of Location Data
Technology can make the world seem like a smaller place but, in real estate, location still reigns supreme.
The analysis and application of data are hot topics across business sectors. It's an understatement to say Jack Dangermond was ahead of the field in understanding the importance and potential of dat
- Optimism in the Lone Star State
Russell Webb, CCIM, discussed the booming ranch and farmland
real estate markets in Texas, where the pandemic has upped demand.
- Hearing From More Voices
Nancy Glick, by founding the Commercial Real Estate Supplier Diversity Alliance (CRESDA), hopes to open doors to minority- and women-owned firms.
- CCIM Candidate Spotlight: Debbie Barber
CCIM Candidate Debbie Barber speaks with Commercial Investment Real Estate magazine about her career in commercial real estate and other passions that keep her busy.
- How Retail Responds
As retailers find their footing in 2022, opportunities abound in a sector that faced plenty of challenges during the pandemic.
- Multifamily Matters
The multifamily market has seen growing interest, leading up to and during the COVID-19 pandemic.
- CCIMs’ Biggest Deals of 2021
In a bounce-back year for CRE, these deal-makers share keys to closing the largest transactions of last year.
- A Positive Prognosis
A father-and-son partnership found success using Site To Do Business to meet growing demand for medical office space in South Carolina.
- CCIM Candidate Spotlight: Melissa Ray Gentry
CCIM Candidate Melissa Ray Gentry in Billings, Mont., discusses what it means to her, following in her late father's footsteps in pursuing the CCIM designation.
- Higher Education
Stanley A. Gniazdowski, CCIM, CRE, discusses his long career as a CCIM Institute instructor, which includes his receiving the 2022 Robert Ward Instructor of the Year Award.
- CCIM Candidate Spotlight: Michael Glaspie
CCIM Candidate Michael Glaspie details discuss his experience in the military, his road to the CCIM designation, and where he finds motivation.
- Building Pressure
Commercial real estate can be an effective hedge against inflation, which is a pressing concern amid current economic conditions.
- Positive Outlooks
Major CRE sectors enter 2022 with optimism
of varying degrees, ranging from robust recovery to continued record-setting
- Stepping on the Gas
Considering the fast-paced change faced by commercial real estate professionals in 2022, Leslie G. Callahan III, CCIM, CCIM Institute’s 2022 president, aims to offer steady, sturdy leadership in bringing the organization through what hopes to be the waning COVID-19 pandemic.
- CCIM Candidate Spotlight: Joshua Abrams
Indianapolis-based CCIM candidate Joshua Abrams details his
progress toward the designation that took him from a career in tech to CRE
- Layers of Understanding
Building customized maps based on zoning,
development projects, and other variables can help deepen an understanding of
- Southern Hospitality
As the hotel and travel industries are
continuing to recover amid COVID-19, Georgia offers an interesting peek at
primary and secondary hospitality markets.