Annual University Real Estate Challenge Is Key Real Estate Event in Colorado 

By: Kathie Barstnar, executive director, NAIOP Colorado Summer 2013

The future of the real estate industry lies with the next generation of professionals set to graduate from university degree programs. In order to attract these students to real estate, the industry must find ways to engage them and increase their interest. NAIOP Colorado has developed a program that does just that — and has done so for the past 10 years.

Economic Baseline for 2013 

By: Margarita Foster, vice president of knowledge and research, NAIOP Summer 2013

What contributors to the U.S. economy will give us a broader recovery and what is the outlook on inflation? These are just a few of the topics discussed by Dr. Sam Chandan, president and chief economist of Chandan Economics and associated faculty of real estate, The Wharton School, during a presentation to the NAIOP Corporate Board of Directors at the NAIOP National Forums Symposium held in Chicago, IL.

Numerous Mass Transit Apps enable Just-in-Time Connections 

By: Ron Derven, contributing editor, Development Summer 2013

For the mass transit rider seeking just-in-time service, there are a flood of new smart phone apps hitting the market to convey when the next train or bus is due to arrive.

Ten Ways to Maximize Use of Office Workspaces 

By: Ron Derven, contributing editor, Development Summer 2013

All workspaces must be productive and efficient to maximize a company’s return on investment. In a recent webinar, Austin-based Asure Software, which offers scheduling and workplace management software, offered 10 strategies to get the most out of company office space.

By the Numbers: Data Impacting Commercial Real Estate 

By: None Summer 2013

A table showing the top North American ports, ranked by annual container volume on 20-foot equivalent units (TEUs).