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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....Read More
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...Read More
It’s no news that the multifamily market has enjoyed rapid growth in recent years. But with a glut of product in some areas of the country and demand expected to be more moderate in 2018, home builders and developers will be pressed to initiate and execute more...Read More
The Real Estate Developer’s Handbook says it takes land, capital, knowledge and tenants to succeed. No longer! That’s not the right recipe for success today because properties in prime locations and large sums of capital have dried up. This new reality...Read More