Commercial Interior Design That Creates A Return on Investment.

Mary Cook Associates (MCA) is a national, award-winning commercial interior design firm acclaimed for work that yields measurable returns for demanding and successful owners and developers of real estate.

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How to Recession-Proof Multifamily Housing? Use Design Thinking

10.10.2019 \ Mary Cook

Builders and developers have spent much of the year looking over their shoulders, expecting a recession to strike at any time. Housing growth can’t keep its momentum going forever, but frankly, predicting whether it will reverse course is not very helpful. The better...

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It’s Time for A New Take on Commercial Interior Design Trends

03.20.2019 \ Mary Cook

Identifying business trends is important in every field; it allows companies to stay up-to-date, competitive and relevant. We’ve found it spurs innovation, too, as we consider how to offer products and services that are original, inventive and more effective than...

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MCA-Psychographics: The New Psychology of Commercial Real Estate-4

Psychographics: The New Psychology of Commercial Real Estate

01.31.2019 \ Mary Cook

Rent competition, underused amenities, iffy conversion rates…these are just a few of the issues builders and developers face in today’s high-stakes housing, hospitality and office markets.  It’s tough to turn a profit in this era where every cent counts. As commercial...

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Style + Substance: Interior Design Trends for Spring

04.09.2018 \ Mary Cook

This season, design is all about harmony. Springtime simplicity flawlessly intermingles with bursts of color, shapes, and textures. Discover styles that spark creativity and inspire serenity as experts from Mary Cook & Associates shine light on five main interior...

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3 Reasons to Hire a Commercial Interior Designer

01.25.2018 \ Mary Cook

Have you ever walked into a restaurant or store and walked right out again?  Nothing engaged you—or as commercial interior designers say—converted you to a customer. The same holds true in multifamily buildings, where potential residents walk into lobbies or model...

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MCA-Color of the Year? Colors in our Home Should Transcend Trends-7

Color of the Year? Colors in our Home Should Transcend Trends

01.27.2017 \ Mary Cook

Green will be everywhere in 2017. But not just any old shade of green; we will be seeing a vivid version of the color that looks like a brash blend of mint and lime called Greenery. And it will be on everything from the walls, furnishings and appliances in our homes...

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