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'This is Not a Financial Crisis. This is a Natural Disaster.' 

By: Shawn Moura, Ph.D. and Trey Barrineau Summer 2020 Issue

The coronavirus hit the economy and commercial real estate like a hurricane.

office space

Will Teleworking Change the Future of the Office? 

By: Shawn Moura, Ph.D., and Trey Barrineau Summer 2020 Issue

The COVID-19 pandemic might not have a massive economic effect on the office sector, but it could spark big new ideas on the use of space.

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Construction Considerations During the COVID-19 Pandemic 

By: Marie Ruff Summer 2020 Issue

An open, collaborative mindset is important in these unprecedented times.

retail sector

Pain Spreads Wide in Retail and Hospitality 

By: Shawn Moura, Ph.D., and Trey Barrineau Summer 2020 Issue

The effects of the coronavirus hit these sectors earlier, faster and more deeply than other areas of commercial real estate.

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Amazon Could Provide a Peek at Industrial’s Post-COVID Future 

By: Ed Klimek Summer 2020 Issue

The e-commerce giant understands how to connect products and consumers.

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Force Majeure During a Pandemic: What You Need to Know 

By: Grace Winters and Timi Anyon Hallem Summer 2020 Issue

It’s crucial to review contracts during uncertain times.

cleaning and sanitation

COVID-19 Could Lead to Cleaner, Healthier Buildings 

By: Trey Barrineau Summer 2020 Issue

Expanded sanitation processes and improved HVAC systems could become standard in the years ahead.

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Property Owners Must Prepare for Potential COVID-19 Liability Issues 

By: Ron Derven Summer 2020 Issue

During a pandemic, business-interruption insurance may not be a panacea.


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