Development Magazine Summer 2011

Business - Trends

Half folder cargoshell

A Matter of Containment 

As the costs of trans-ocean shipping continue to increase and the supply chain more actively embraces sustainability, a new concept in intermodal shipping containers could represent a significant shift in how trans-ocean cargo is transported, handled and stored.

LoopNet’s iPad application

On Business - Smartphones, iPads and Apps: What Do You Need Today? 

Development recently surveyed IT professionals at real estate firms, developers, brokers and real estate database producers to find out what they recommend regarding smartphones. The conclusion…it depends on your needs.

From the Archives: Business / Trends Articles from the Previous Issue

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On Business - Development Professionals In Short Supply When Market Turns? 

When the commercial real estate market turns and new development picks up, some companies may be hard-pressed to find the development professionals they need with up-to-date skills and experience.

Dreyer Medical Clinic

On Business - Healthcare Transformation Brings New Opportunities 

An aging population and the continuing shift to outpatient care should get the healthcare real estate sector back on track in 2011. We already began to see that during the fourth quarter, as total medical office building sales volume topped $1 billion for the first time in two and a half years.