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To Replace, or Not to Replace

Jun 12, 2024

When faced with maintenance issues or aging infrastructure, tenants often find themselves paying for items that may be the landlord’s responsibility.


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by CoreNet Global
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How to Craft Synergy Between Procurement and Corporate Real Estate

Jun 11, 2024

From our CRE Service Delivery and Outsourcing Thought Leader Partner, EY. Mars procurement had a unique blank canvas and birthed a new CRE function over three years ago. Since then, Mars’ procurement and CRE teams have developed symbiotic roles and responsibilities, and created a culture that leverages each function’s strengths to serve the business. This collaboration requires clarity, transparency and agility, with a focus on serving the end customer. Aligning both functions can result in faster decision-making, process excellence and subject-matter expertise that moves the needle on overall business results.


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by CoreNet Global
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​​Data, People, and Technology: Unlocking Better Decisions in CRE

May 20, 2024

From Our CRE as a Strategy Leader Thought Leader Partner, Cushman & Wakefield. Sal Companieh, Chief Digital & Information Officer, talks to Richard Middleton, President, International Client Delivery (Global Occupier Services), about technology, data, and people— highlighting the pivotal role that data and technology play in shaping corporate real estate operations and organizational strategy.


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by CoreNet Global
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Walmart Consolidating HQ Employees

May 15, 2024

"Walmart Inc announced on Tuesday that it plans to cut hundreds of jobs at its corporate headquarters and relocate a majority of its U.S. and Canada-based remote workforce to three offices, a shift in strategy after initially endorsing virtual work during the pandemic,” reported Yahoo!


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by David Harrison
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TikTok Taking Office Space

May 14, 2024

It may be the subject of federal legislation in the U.S. that would force a sale of the company, but in the meantime Tik Tok is taking on more office space, reports Propmodo.


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by David Harrison
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To Green or Not to Green: A Sustainable Office on a Budget

May 9, 2024

From our Sustainability Thought Leader Partner, JLL. Companies on the quest for sustainable office design often face a cost conundrum that throws a wrench in their green office plans. More than half of market leaders surveyed by JLL in Asia Pacific (APAC) are actively pursuing sustainability design criteria in their offices, though one-third of them say that the decision to embrace sustainable design ultimately hinges on the overall project costs.


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by CoreNet Global
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Shifting to Intelligent Facilities Management: Pitfalls and Strategies

May 7, 2024

From Our CRE Service Delivery and Outsourcing Thought Leader Partner, EY. Intelligent facilities management (iFM) can enhance operations and workplace experiences. Successfully implementing iFM may pose challenges.


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by CoreNet Global
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More Data, More Problems: The Need for Collaboration Across Real Estate Teams

May 6, 2024

From our Workplace Agility Thought Leader Partner, MRI Software Every action that takes place in and around a building has the potential to create data – and lots of it. Information comes from leases, work orders, energy usage alarms, sensors, and more. The people that set foot on your property generate data points, also – badge data for employees, visitors, contractors, footfall analytics – the list goes on and on.


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Is Your Vendor Merely Going Through the Motions at a Rapid Pace?

Apr 29, 2024

Your requirements shouldn’t be treated like items on a production line.


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by CoreNet Global
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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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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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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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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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