Northgate Distribution Center

By: Taylor Cole Winter 2017/2018 Issue

The largest speculative distribution center in southern Nevada is turning North Las Vegas into an e-commerce mecca.

The Perot Family\u0027s New Corporate Headquarters: A Powerful Collaboration Between Architecture and Landscape

By: Dave Goldberg, Annie Rummelhoff and Dakota Keene, Mithun Winter 2017/2018 Issue

The new headquarters for the Perot family businesses represents both the family legacy and an investment in the well-being of their employees.

New & Noteworthy

By: Julie D. Stern, Managing Editor, Development Winter 2017/2018 Issue

An assortment of brief facts and figures about new and noteworthy development projects.

A Real Estate Developer's Sustainable Headquarters

By: Mohamed Abaza, PE, CEM, LEED AP, executive vice president and director of energy and sustainability services, Capital Brand Group LLC Winter 2017/2018 Issue

The Duffie Companies’ new headquarters incorporates innovative HVAC systems, lighting controls, a green roof and more, targeting LEED Platinum certification.

Artful Landscape Design for Stormwater Management

By: Brian L. Reetz, senior associate and landscape architect, and Emilie C. Carter, PLA, ASLA, landscape architect, Design Collective Winter 2017/2018 Issue

Stormwater management features became an asset for a mixed-use project in Columbia, Maryland.

Mixed-use Design: Making the Mixes Work

By: Eric Brown, AIA, principal/partner, and Rob Hagan, AIA, associate, Prellwitz Chilinski Associates Winter 2017/2018 Issue

Why do some mixed-use developments get the mixture so right, while others struggle?

Legal Agreements for Mixed-use Projects

By: Paul N. Dubrasich, Cox Castle Nicholson LLP Winter 2017/2018 Issue

Anyone considering developing a mixed-use project should be aware of these key legal, design and management considerations.

Industrial Development Goes Vertical

By: Jay Todisco, AIA, LEED AP, Ware Malcomb Winter 2017/2018 Issue

A prototype design demonstrates the viability of multistory distribution centers in land-constrained North American submarkets.

Development / Ownership Articles from Previous Issues

Fall 2017 Issue

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By: Ron Derven, contributing editor to Development magazine
Fall 2017 Issue
This year’s award winner has long been a pioneer in the development of top-quality commercial real estate assets.
By: Matt Goode, principal with Venture One Real Estate
Fall 2017 Issue
A great location plus smart design result in fast lease-up of a last-mile distribution facility on Chicago’s South Side
By: Lindsay Bayer Shipp, retail brand strategist and Molly Mackenzie, chief investment officer for Bayer Properties
Fall 2017 Issue
Engaging regional “brand ambassadors” results in authentic placemaking for a mixed-use retail destination in Lexington, Kentucky.
By: Nitin B. Desai and Philip Wilkinson Jr., AIA, architects, AE7 Planners and Architects
Fall 2017 Issue
A master plan can help a developer strike the right balance between long-range investment objectives and the right mix of programmatic elements.
By: Consolato Gattuso, Zeller Realty Group
Fall 2017 Issue
Installing wireless pneumatic thermostats controlled by smart buildings software at 311 South Wacker Drive has significantly reduced HVAC energy use and increased tenant comfort.
By: Amanda Tran, a freelance real estate writer and researcher
Fall 2017 Issue
JLL and Proterra provide the nation’s first all-battery-powered commercial electric bus fleet.
By: James M. Mulligan, partner, and Andrea Austin, associate, in the Denver office of Husch Blackwell LLP
Fall 2017 Issue
Public-private partnerships are emerging as a mechanism that marries the funding of public facilities like courthouses, libraries, government offices and more with private commercial development.
By: Mark Freeman, senior manager, global dining, Microsoft
Fall 2017 Issue
Microsoft’s high-tech urban farming project provides employees and guests with thousands of pounds of lettuce and microgreens each year.


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