Development Magazine Spring 2019

Business - Trends

mobility hub rendering

Lower Parking Minimums Means Higher Value for Parking Spaces 

Right-sizing parking can save money, lead to less congestion and create alternative land uses.

cutting edge research report cover

Cutting-Edge Research That Has An Impact 

The NAIOP Research Foundation's annual report highlights the relevant studies, activities and deep dives to come in 2019 and beyond.

warehouse employees

What Do Warehouse Employees Want? 

Higher pay, shifts that allow for work-life balance and reasonable, fair HR policies can draw better talent, according to a national survey.

opportunity zone info

Opportunity Zones Aren't Just for Real Estate Development 

Main Street and industries also stand to benefit from the new tax incentive.

design build graphic

Should Construction Consider a High-Tech Makeover? 

The sector’s productivity hasn’t improved much in years, but that could be changing as workforce challenges increase.

multipurpose office space

The Workplace Makeover: From Office to Destination 

To lure top talent, employers must integrate technology and unique experiences into their spaces.

healthcare anchor

How Health Care and Wellness Properties Can Anchor Mixed-Use Developments 

The aging U.S. population could make this a commercial real estate trend to watch.

cross laminated timber construction

Prefabricated Wood Construction Shows Promise 

This efficient, environmentally friendly way to build could increase quality while reducing labor costs.

research brief cover

Smart Sensors in Commercial Real Estate: The Next Generation 

A new research brief explores the uses — and concerns — of technologies that gather and transmit massive amounts of data.

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

technology lunch learn session

How Technology Will Change the Brokerage Business 

Commercial real estate is in the midst of a digital revolution, and some of the biggest upheavals will affect professionals who work closely with property owners and tenants.

Greenwood quote

CRE Trends, Economics and More: A Wide-Ranging Conversation 

NAIOP gathered national research directors in October for an in-depth discussion of industrial and office trends, city rankings, adaptive reuse and other important topics.