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September 29, 2016

The Future of Dynamic Office and Industrial Design (

Excerpt from's coverage of the “Speed of Change: Designing Office and Industrial Building for the Future” session at NAIOP’s Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016 by Kristian Seemeyer.

September 29, 2016

CREC '16 Presentations, Blogs, Coverage

Knowledge, insights and images from CREC '16

September 28, 2016

What Will TAMI Tenants Need Going Forward? (

Flexibility will continue to be the buzzword for TAMI (technology, advertising, media and information) tenants, who want a variety of options in their workspace throughout the day and over time, Breather CEO Julien Smith tells

September 22, 2016

Nuts and Bolts Changes in Traditional Office Product (

The use of view glass and the size of floorplates are changing, but just as much drywall is being used in open-office floor plans as in traditional ones, USAA Real Estate Co.’s executive managing director Dirk Mosis tells Mosis is planning committee chair for NAIOP’s O.CON: The Office Conference here November 1-2. We spoke with him exclusively about the conference, what attendees will get out of it that they won’t find elsewhere and how traditional office product is evolving.

September 19, 2016

NAIOP Research Foundation Announces Appointment of Alan C. Sheppard, Jr., Greenberg Traurig, as Governor

The NAIOP Research Foundation announces the appointment of Alan C. Sheppard, Jr. as one of the Foundation’s 54 Governors. Sheppard demonstrated his commitment to the Foundation’s mission by supporting its endowment and accepting the lifelong distinction of Governor.

September 14, 2016

How Companies are Getting Smarter about Workplace Strategy (

Before you can talk about workplace design, you first have to understand your business strategy – then create a workplace to accommodate it, JLL managing director, workplace strategy – Americas, Bernice Boucher tells

August 31, 2016

Four Trends That Could Be CRE Game-Changers (

Our industry may see major fundamental change over the next decade thanks to the sharing economy, last-mile delivery, disintermediation in brokerage and leasing, and the war for talent, the Deloitte Center for Financial Services’ executive director James Eckenrode tells

August 30, 2016

See Newt Gingrich at NAIOP’s Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016

Hear from politician, historian, author and political analyst Newt Gingrich at Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016.

August 22, 2016

Frank Wuest, NAIOP Research Foundation Trustee, Passes

Frank Wuest died on August 13, 2016, while participating in a fundraising swim in Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island. At the time of his passing, Frank was president of Marcus Partners in Boston, Massachusetts, having established a successful career in real-estate investment and development.

August 18, 2016

NAIOP Selects 21 Exceptional Young Professionals to Receive 2016 Developing Leaders Award

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has selected 21 young professionals to receive its prestigious 2016 Developing Leaders Award. The annual award honors up-and-coming professionals under the age of 35 for their exemplary professional accomplishments, strong leadership and community involvement. The award will be presented at NAIOP’s Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016, September 26-28, in Scottsdale, Arizona.

August 17, 2016

Destination: US for Foreign Real Estate Buyers (

“Black swan” geopolitical events could be the only potential fly in the ointment for foreign investors in US real estate, which shows no sign of slowing anytime soon, USAA Real Estate Company’s CFO Jim Hime tells in advance of NAIOP’s Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016, September 26-28, in Scottsdale.

August 09, 2016

Call for Submissions: Showcase Your Industrial Project

Submissions are now open to have your cutting-edge industrial development project featured at I.CON ‘17 Impact Projects, March 8-9, 2017, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

August 03, 2016

High-performance, Sustainable Building: NAIOP’s 2016 Developer of the Year (

For financial resiliency through economic cycles to the quality and breadth of its work, Touchstone was selected as the NAIOP 2016 Developer of the Year, the association’s highest honor recognizing a company’s development leadership and innovation. Headquartered here, Touchstone is a leader in the commercial real estate industry for designing and building high-performance, sustainable buildings, says NAIOP. Touchstone president A-P Hurd tells that the company is largely focused on the development of urban-infill projects, including commercial office, technology, biotechnology, R&D buildings and business hotels.

August 02, 2016

Best Practices for Innovation District Planning and Development

A new study by the NAIOP Research Foundation offers insight into the development and growth of “innovation districts,” an economic development tool based on the notion that entrepreneurship and innovation can be stimulated in environments that both satisfy space needs of companies in different life cycle stages and encourage employees to interact and exchange ideas in a mix of settings.

August 01, 2016

Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016: Anticipate the Future of CRE (video)

Find out what forward-looking topics are on the agenda at Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016.

July 28, 2016

NAIOP Advances Diversity in Commercial Real Estate through Best Practices and Scholarships

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has implemented new strategic initiatives that seek to advance diversity in commercial real estate by leveraging NAIOP’s network, embracing companies’ values and engaging the interests of those typically under-represented in the industry.

July 19, 2016

Nominations Open for Project of the Year Award: Office

Nominations are now open for the Project of the Year award, this year honoring innovation in office development or renovation. The award will be presented at O.CON: The Office Conference 2016 in Los Angeles.

July 18, 2016

What Does Being a NAIOP DL Do For You? (DL Survey)

Help NAIOP unlock the keys to CRE success by telling NAIOP what matters to you – our Developing Leaders.

July 14, 2016

New Report: U.S. Commercial Real Estate Development Supported 3.2 Million Jobs and Contributed $450 Billion to the Economy in 2015

Development and construction of new commercial real estate – office, industrial, warehouse and retail – continues to be a powerful contributor to the U.S. and individual state economies, supporting approximately 3.2 million American jobs and contributing $450 billion to U.S. GDP in 2015, according to Economic Impacts of Commercial Real Estate, 2016 Edition, by the NAIOP Research Foundation.

July 13, 2016

NAIOP’s CRE.CON ‘16: Innovative Education and High-level Networking (

NAIOP’s Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016, to be held in Scottsdale, Arizona, September 26-28, will offer attendees the opportunity to meet new potential business partners and learn from industry leaders, says planning committee chairman Gregory Fuller.

July 06, 2016

Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016: Where Deals Happen (video)

Seize new business opportunities. Strengthen partnerships. Unlimited networking. Don't miss Commercial Real Estate Conference 2016: September 26-28, 2016 in Scottsdale, Arizona

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