CPE’s Top 5 June 2017 Articles
- Jul 05, 2017
There are many new ways to design the workplace. One size does not fit all corporate cultures—but some trends are becoming mainstream and are likely to become widely adopted. The Office of the Future is much closer than you think.
A new report aims to debunk the supposed demise of the regional mall, and sheds light on strategies for both reinventing retail assets and boosting traditional brick-and-mortar.
Dropping “Grubb” from its corporate handle, the services firm has rebranded as Newmark Knight Frank. Its parent company, BGC Partners, is planning to spin off the real estate services unit in an IPO in the fall.
Fundraising for the sector fell in 2016 due to the combination of impending regulatory changes and lackluster performance, notes Yardi Matrix Associate Director of Research Paul Fiorilla. The sector must continue to lower fees and improve liquidity to attract new investors.
CBRE’s annual office occupancy costs report highlights the strengths of gateway cities around the globe, including 12 in the U.S. that were among the 50 most expensive markets.