CRE News 09.23.17

Office Space After Hours: 10 Creative Uses for Owners & Tenants

With tenants typically only occupying office buildings during the day, a case could be made that it’s a waste of space and energy for buildings to sit empty after quitting time while landlords continue paying operating costs 24/7. After working out some details like security and cleanup, some landlords are coming up with innovative ideas to use their space after hours.

CRE News 09.16.17

Waiting On The Correction? It May Have Already Happened

There is a strong possibility that the correction has already taken place in today's commercial real estate market.

At eight years in, real estate is experiencing one of its longest recoveries, though growth has been relatively flat in the past year to 18 months, Eastdil Secured President Michael Van Konynenburg said at this week's Allen Matkins View From The Top event in LA. A recession already may have occurred given the volatility from China, oil, high yields, North Korea, CMBS drought, Brexit and the presidential election.

CRE News 09.09.17

The Modern Workplace: 6 Must-Haves for Today's Office Tenants

Today’s office tenants have different needs than they did ten years ago. No longer is a workplace simply just where employees come to do their jobs every day. Rather, the workspace has become interwoven with a company’s identity and plays an important role in attracting high-value talent, as well as helping to facilitate the most innovative, productive work.

CRE News 09.02.17

Escape Rooms: How These Unconventional Tenants Break Free From Retail's Woes

The doors lock shut. Stephen glances at his girlfriend, who returns his bewildered look with one of her own. They are trapped in a windowless room inside of an abandoned warehouse, and time is running out.