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Macro Trends Shaping the Future of CRE Part 5: Deglobalization Opportunities & Obstacles

Apr 19, 2024

From Our Thought Leader Partner, Colliers. This series has explored the macro shifts underway in the global economic landscape, with a particular focus on the resurgence of manufacturing and the evolving dynamics in commercial real estate. In this final installment, I’ll delve into the implications of reshoring and some critical considerations to help corporations and investors strategically position themselves for success in this era of deglobalization.


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by CoreNet Global
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Macro Trends Shaping the Future of CRE Part 4: The Green Transition

Apr 18, 2024

From our Thought Leader Partner, Colliers. The green transition taking place in the U.S. stands as a core pillar transforming the economy and commercial real estate at large, and it’s one of the five macro trends I’ve identified as shaping the future of the industry.


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by CoreNet Global
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Streamlining Access Control Operations Across Multiple Office Locations: A Practical Guide

Apr 18, 2024

From our Corporate Real Estate Week 2024 Title Sponsor: Kastle. The challenge of streamlining access control operations across multiple office locations is a critical pain point for Corporate IT Managers, Facility Managers, Heads of Security, and Real Estate. The wide disparity among venues in facility quality, property management policies, staffing levels, office protocols, time zones. and most of all, local security vendor availability makes it difficult to ensure consistent, robust security performance in any sort of efficient way."


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by CoreNet Global
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About That Wave Of Corporate Relocations….

Apr 18, 2024

"The corporate headquarters relocation pipeline from California to Texas was a well-worn story during the pandemic’s early days,” reports Propmodo, "however, the complete picture of corporate headquarters relocations is a bit more nuanced."


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by David Harrison
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The Office Of The Past

Apr 18, 2024

We talk a lot about the office of the future, and it’s instructive every once in a while, to take a look at the office of the past, or at least an office of the past.


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by David Harrison
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A Well-Designed Workplace is a Competitive Advantage

Apr 18, 2024

From our Designing For The Ever-Changing Workplace Thought Leader Partner, Gensler. Workplace design has the power to give companies and organizations a competitive advantage. The office of the future should be a place that motivates workers and supports them in doing their best work. By improving the start-to-finish experience of being at work — from the flexibility and comfort of the spaces where team members spend their time, down to the very materials that make up a building — office design can set companies apart in this bold new era of prioritizing the human experience.


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by CoreNet Global
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The Brilliance of Outsourced Security for Hybrid Workplaces

Apr 10, 2024

From our Corporate Real Estate Week Title Sponsor: Kastle Securing workplaces across multiple office locations of a nationwide enterprise was already a challenging task pre-pandemic. The inherent variability and distance separation between office locations in a corporate real estate portfolio represent implicit security challenges for any corporate facility leader to manage. Today’s highly dynamic hybrid work environment has only increased complexity of operation, resulting in greater potential security exposure and reduced efficiency.


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by CoreNet Global
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WSJ: Downtowns Are Reinventing Themselves

Apr 10, 2024

The Wall Street Journal is out with a report that downtown areas are reinventing themselves; they may have fewer office workers, but thriving neighborhoods. The paper used St. Louis, MO as an example.


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by David Harrison
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Wizz Air Opens New Headquarters in Hungary

Apr 10, 2024

European airline Wizz Air has opened a new headquarters facility in Budapest.


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by David Harrison
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How Sustainability-conscious Tenants Are Assessing New Space

Apr 10, 2024

From our Sustainability Thought Leader Partner, JLL. While traditional priorities such as location and talent continue to factor strongly, buildings that tick the boxes as low carbon, high quality spaces are increasingly sought after – even in a subdued office leasing market. And tenants are often prepared to pay more to secure sustainable space. JLL research shows an average green premium of 7.1% across eight major cities in North America, 9.9% across nine cities in Asia Pacific and 11.6% in London.


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by CoreNet Global
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​​Portfolio Optimization: Aligning CRE With Business Strategy​

Apr 9, 2024

From our CRE As A Strategy Leader Thought Leader Partner, Cushman & Wakefield In this episode of The Team Around the Table, we uncover the importance of aligning corporate real estate to overall business strategy—and why it’s at the top of the C-suite agenda. Richard Middleton leads this conversation with Michele Barkinge, and Dimitris Vlachopoulos. Find out how proactivity and robust decision-making are at the heart of successful integrated portfolio management.


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by CoreNet Global
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Location, Location, Location

Apr 4, 2024

It’s the oldest adage in real estate, and it’s proving true once again in the showdown between low price retailers Dollar General and Family Dollar.


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by David Harrison
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Corporate Housing With a Twist

Apr 4, 2024

Sentral, a real estate company based in Denver is one of several betting that the shift in where and how people work will pay off with short-term, tech-driven apartment leases, according to Propmodo.


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by David Harrison
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Peak Day Data Adds New Dimension to Back to Work Barometer

Apr 2, 2024

From our Corporate Real Estate Week 2024 Title Sponsor, Kastle. The return to work has reflected a new work-week pattern featuring a migration of weekly attendance to be more concentrated in the three middle days of the workweek, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, with the peak rate typically happening on Tuesday or Wednesday. While this pattern continues, the good news for real estate owners is that the peak rates are continuing to rise.


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by CoreNet Global
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EY Corporate Real Estate Transaction Services: Exploring Site Separation During Divestitures

Apr 2, 2024

From our CRE Service Delivery and Outsourcing Thought Leader Contributor, EY. Overall, the decision to physically separate requires a comprehensive and well-structured approach. Strategic planning that aligns with the broader divestiture objectives, legal compliance to navigate the complex regulatory landscape, timely transformation initiatives to ensure smooth operations on Day 1, and effective communication with stakeholders are key elements that can shape the success of the spin. Ideally, stakeholder alignment would play a vital role in ensuring the efficient execution of the separation plan, addressing challenges proactively, and maximizing the benefits for both the divesting entity and the newly independent organization.


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by CoreNet Global
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A Recipe for Inclusivity: Putting the "S" in ESG

Apr 1, 2024

Creating an inclusive workplace environment that showcases diversity often starts with breaking bread together. Implement an on-site food program that builds community through shared cultural experiences.


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by CoreNet Global
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Transforming Plastic into Purpose: Unispace's Art for Impact Program Making Waves in Nicaragua

Mar 29, 2024

The impact of discarded plastics on the environment, particularly in coastal regions of the world, can be devastating for both the people and the animals who live there. However, amidst this environmental challenge, a remarkable story of transformation and empowerment is unfolding in Nicaragua.


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by CoreNet Global
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Climate-Related Disclosures Aren't Limited to the New SEC Rules

Mar 28, 2024

Despite the exclusion of Scope 3 from the SEC final rules, companies cannot afford to stop developing their data handling capabilities.


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by CoreNet Global
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