How Ascent Is Pushing Mass Timber to New Heights

By: Jim Villa Summer 2021 Issue

Partnerships, planning and perseverance are all critical components of a unique project in Milwaukee.

Will Technology Impact Manufacturing Reshoring?

By: TJ Parker Summer 2021 Issue

And what are the implications for industrial space demand?

Upcycling: Reimagining Underutilized Commercial Space as Public Space

By: Philip Wilkinson and Teresa Bucco Summer 2021 Issue

A project in Pittsburgh demonstrates the potential of activating common areas in older retail destinations.

Tradepoint Atlantic: A Modern Industrial Revival

By: Kerry Doyle and Marc Salotti Summer 2021 Issue

A former steel mill site is being redeveloped into a major East Coast logistical hub.

Shedding Light on Development Approvals

By: Jennifer LeFurgy, Ph.D. Summer 2021 Issue

A new tool helps real estate professionals compare local permitting processes.

Rethinking the Corporate Headquarters

By: Karl Heitman Summer 2021 Issue

A project near Chicago shows the potential for hybrid facilities where offices, warehouse space and manufacturing operations exist under one roof.

Integrating Vaccinations into Wellness Programs

By: Wendy King Summer 2021 Issue

The real estate industry faces unique challenges in designing vaccination programs based on workplace types and the nature of jobs.

Industrial Solutions for E-Commerce Grocery Fulfillment

By: Scot Murdoch Summer 2021 Issue

The pandemic forced the industry to adapt quickly to meet soaring demand.

Asset Managers Can Play a Key Role in Tenants' Return-to-Workplace Plans

By: Rob Naso Summer 2021 Issue

A new framework for mitigating disease in the office focuses on air quality, changing behaviors and building occupant trust.

Business / Trends Articles from Previous Issues

By: Trey Barrineau
Spring 2021 Issue
The rollout of immunizations to defeat COVID-19 has enormous implications for the commercial real estate industry.

Spring 2021 Issue
The NAIOP Research Foundation's annual report highlights the relevant studies, activities and deep dives to come in 2021 and beyond.
By: Marta Soncodi
Spring 2021 Issue
A new ratings system quantifies how effective they are across several important criteria.
By: Rob Towne
Spring 2021 Issue
Data-driven BIM and cloud collaboration tools enable design, engineering and construction efforts to be coordinated from almost anywhere.
By: Shawn Anderton
Spring 2021 Issue
Advanced work packaging techniques can boost efficiency and lower costs.
By: Alice Devine
Spring 2021 Issue
The South Landing project in Spokane, Washington, demonstrates how properties can benefit from shared energy infrastructure.
By: Jennifer LeFurgy, Ph.D.
Spring 2021 Issue
Large revenue shortfalls will accelerate technological advances, conversions and design innovations.
By: Cameron Trefry
Winter 2020/2021 Issue
This sector of industrial was booming even before the pandemic, and future demand is expected to soar even higher.
By: Trey Barrineau
Winter 2020/2021 Issue
The COVID-19 pandemic and its impacts were major topics during the NAIOP Research Foundation’s National Research Directors Meeting in September.


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The winter 2023/2024 issue of Development magazine includes the boom in data center real estate development, economist’s take on what’s working and what’s not working in commercial real estate, a perspective on how artificial intelligence may reshape real estate, and a report on the outlook for capital markets, office, retail and industrial real estate.  

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The fall 2023 issue of Development magazine features a cover story on NAIOP’s Developer of the Year, VanTrust Real Estate. Other articles include a look at a logistics prototype for dense urban areas, a conversation with author and demographer Joel Kotkin and the challenging renovation of a Seattle landmark.