The March digital edition of CPE is now available!
- Mar 12, 2014
Editor’s Note: Evolving E-Commerce
Internet purchases make up only about 9 percent of all retail sales, but their impact far outstrips that deceptively modest share.
News Story: Making Safety a Priority
Shopping center security has come a long way since Sept. 11, 2001.
Trend Story: Achieving Proof of Well Being
Move over, LEED certification. There’s a new industry standard on the block!
Cover Story: New Horizons
Larry Heard leads Transwestern’s growth at home and abroad.
Special Report: E-Commerce
With rapid growth in online purchases driving a need for more fulfillment accommodations, editorial director Suzann D. Silverman spoke with a variety of property and supply chain players about how the industrial real estate sector can best meet the needs of retailers, third-party logistics providers and others involved in the process.
Development: What Goes Around
Rather than a mere variation on conventional infill development, adaptive reuse has distinct practices for financing, construction, design and working with public agencies.
Sustainability: Harnessing the Wind
Small-wind turbines face shorter-term turbulence, long-term promise in CRE
Technology: Keeping Watch
For half a century, commercial property surveillance has meant a combination of cameras and guards, with some versions more effective than others.
Finance & Investment: Turning Point
There is still a long way to go, but we may have reached a turning point for construction lending.
Law & Policy: Smooth Seas Ahead?
With Congress playing nice, attention turns to Fed, GSEs, immigration and TRIA.