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Editor’s Note: Energy Matters

Energy has become a paramount priority for commercial real estate owners and operators.

News Story: The Quarter-Billion-Dollar Merger

Sixty years after its establishment as a tenant-focused brokerage firm, and a dozen more after its management-led buyout, Studley has gone global, merging with London-based Savills PLC, a leading international player in commercial real estate occupier representation.

Trend Story: Bridging the Affordable Housing Gap

As federal resources have been cut in an effort to balance the budget, key affordable housing programs have been threatened.

Cover Story: The Golden Touch

CPE’s Distinguished Achievement Award Winners have been announced!

New Vision: Intelligent HVAC

Ray Pustinger chats with CPE’s  editorial director about energy reduction, utility incentives and the smart grid.

Development: BRAC’s Tracks

Every five to 10 years since 1988, Congress has started a wave of redevelopment that ripples across the country.

Technology: High-Tech Hospitality

Not long ago, a high-tech hotel had card keys and Wi-Fi. These days, new technology products and refinements of established technology are being rolled out to improve both the behind-the-scenes efficiency of the hotel and the guest experience.

Property ManagementStorm Break

Property insurance rates drop, but in Tornado Alley, bargains are scarce.

Sustainability: Greening Walgreens

Julius Caesar’s infamous fate notwithstanding, the Ides of March represents quite the fond memory for the brain trust behind the Walgreens drugstore mega-chain’s envelope-pushing facilities sustainability push.

Finance & Investment: At Your Service

Loan servicers are keeping active, with a volume uptick expected.

Sustainable RE: Competitive Advantage, Progressive Ethics

Going green attracts tenants, generates revenue and provides long-term value for commercial real estate players.

Law & Policy: Turning the Tide 

Court decision promises to reduce California hospitality property taxes.