NAIOP Source Updates 5/19

House Steps Up Efforts to Thwart EPA from Completing Divisive Water Rule

The U.S. House of Representatives fast-tracked legislation that would force the withdrawal of a proposed rule that defines the scope of waters protected under the Clean Water Act before it becomes finalized. Read More


Changing the Face of Vacant Buildings

New techniques using paint, decals and more can make empty commercial buildings more attractive while protecting property values and discouraging vandalism and graffiti. Read More


NAIOP Source Updates 5/12

New Study Shows Growth of “Sharing Economy”

As more people share cars, closets and even kitchens, the commercial real estate industry responds with new building designs and features, according to a new white paper released from the NAIOP Research Foundation. Read More


From Clicks to Bricks

Pure-play e-commerce retailers are venturing into the world of brick-and-mortar retailing. Read More


Development is More Than Just Developers

Commercial real estate is a complex, evolving industry. Owners, investors, developers, architects, contractors, brokers and other professionals are essential to creating the spaces where we work, learn, shop and live. Read More

NAIOP Source Updates 5/6

Accelerated Activity for U.S. Office Sector Construction

In the first quarter of 2015, there was 98.5 million square feet of new office space under construction, up 51% compared to the same quarter one year ago, according to a recent DTZ report. Read More


The Urban/Suburban Office Cap Rate Spread

How technology companies and the changing role of technology are affecting the cap rate spread between urban and suburban office properties. Read More


Congress Gets Serious About Energy Efficiency Bills

Last week, both the House and Senate committees with jurisdiction over energy related matters held hearings on energy efficiency bills that, if enacted, would change the way building codes are developed. Read More


Exploring the New Sharing Economy Webinar

Register for a complimentary webinar for NAIOP members examining how the sharing economy is impacting businesses and communities around the globe. Read More


Are Hospitals an Overlooked Investment Opportunity?

Health care REITs are beginning to view hospitals as a new growth opportunity, according to a recent CoStar News report. Read More


Four Retail Trends to Watch

Retail change is accelerating; the shopping centers of the future will morph into places that offer shoppers many more reasons to return. Read More