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November 19, 2014

NAIOP Submits Comments on Controversial Waters Rule

NAIOP submitted comments on Friday, November 14, to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) in response to their “Waters of the United States” Rulemaking.

November 05, 2014

Midterm Election Statement

NAIOP issues a statement on its goals following the November 2014 midterm elections.

November 03, 2014

Video: Economic Impacts of Commercial Real Estate

Commercial real estate development generates key economic benefits and helps drive the economy. New development and spending for office, industrial, warehouse and retail contributed $376 billion to GDP in 2013, supporting 2.8 million jobs with wages and salaries of $120 billion.

October 30, 2014

When Development ’14 Meets ‘Jeopardy’

What happens when a supply-chain panel at a development conference is combined with a half-serious game of “Jeopardy?" It becomes a spirited and informative session that had attendees at NAIOP’s Development ’14 here talking earlier this week.

October 29, 2014

Working With ‘Old’ vs. ‘New’ Office Tenants

A fireside chat panel between moderator Thomas Hynes Jr., CEO of Colliers International Boston, and Owen Thomas, CEO of Boston Properties, revealed to attendees at NAIOP’s Development ’14 conference why the powerhouse firm has been so successful and what it says about the office market.

October 29, 2014

Re-Use, Flexibility Mark Office of the Future

Three firms were judged as finalists in NAIOP’s “Interior/Build-Out of the Future” design-competition presentations during the organization’s Development ’14 conference here yesterday. Ted Heisler, principal, interior architecture and design with Ware Malcomb; Angela Castleton, principal and national workplace leader with DLR Group; and Emily Allen, director/licensed interior designer with Dekker/Perich/Sabatini, each presented attendees with a pitch detailing their design and explaining why it should be the winner.

October 17, 2014

Connect with the Development '14 Mobile App

Being connected matters. Download the mobile app for Development '14 and get the most out of your conference experience.

October 15, 2014

Industrial Cap Rates Continue to Decline

Bill Hankowsky, chairman, president and CEO of Liberty Property Trust, talks to

October 08, 2014

What to Know About Foreign Investors spoke with Amy Powell Erixon, a principal and managing director of global investment for Avison Young, about foreign investment in advance of her panel session at Development ’14.

October 07, 2014

Innovative and Efficient New Office Complex Wins NAIOP’s Award for Sustainability in Commercial Real Estate

NAIOP announced that The JBG Companies won its 2014 Sustainable Development Award. The award is given annually to honor commercial real estate developers for outstanding new construction or renovation projects that incorporate innovative sustainable solutions, resulting in an environmentally efficient and economically successful property.

October 03, 2014
October 02, 2014

Millennials Represent Watershed Moment

The recession, coupled with a host of other factors, has created a demographic with shifting priorities—namely, the Millennials, Mark Stapp, executive director of the Master of Real Estate Development program at the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, tells exclusively in this NAIOP Development ’14 preview.

October 02, 2014

NAIOP Appoints Courtney Bulger Vice President of Membership and Chapter Relations

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has appointed Courtney Bulger as vice president of membership and chapter relations.

October 01, 2014

NAIOP Bestows Certificates of Advanced Study on 13 Industry Professionals

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has awarded Certificates of Advanced Study to 13 industry professionals in the U.S. and Canada.

September 23, 2014

The New Look of Aging Medical Office spoke with Jim Neyer, EVP real estate development for Al Neyer LLC in Cincinnati and chairman of the NAIOP Education committee, about the future of medical office and a panel at Development '14.

September 17, 2014
September 15, 2014

NAIOP Selects 10 Young, Visionary Professionals to Receive 2014 Developing Leaders Award

NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, has selected 10 young professionals to receive its coveted 2014 Developing Leaders Award. Given to up-and-coming professionals under the age of 35 who have distinguished themselves among their colleagues and show great promise as future industry leaders, the award will be presented at Development ‘14: The Meeting for Commercial Real Estate, October 27-29 in Denver, Colorado.

September 10, 2014

CRE Meets at NAIOP’s Development ’14 Conference

Excerpt from a September 2014 interview with NAIOP Chairman Jean Kane on why Development '14 is a can't-miss event.

September 03, 2014

NAIOP Chairman Jean Kane Named "Woman of Influence"

Women have come a long way in commercial real estate, according to Real Estate Forum's 2014 Women of Influence roster. NAIOP Chairman Jean Kane was named to the Hall of Fame.

August 28, 2014

NAIOP: Industrial’s Hot Streak Isn’t Cooling

NAIOP President and CEO Thomas Bisacquino shares what the Q314 NAIOP Research Foundation Industrial Demand Forecast says for the future of the hot industrial markets.

August 27, 2014

Industrial Space Demand Remains Robust Through 2015

A new report released by the NAIOP Research Foundation says that robust net absorption of industrial space is expected to continue throughout 2014 and 2015, registering 211 million and 205 million square feet respectively.