Alexandra Farcas Author

Alexandra is a staff writer and communications specialist at CommercialCafe, covering commercial real estate trends, news and tips. Her work can also be found on the PropertyShark blog, where she usually writes about the latest office deals. Alexandra’s articles have been featured by Bustle, NBC Washington, Thrive Global, the Boston Business Journal, The Durst Organization, Philly Mag, HR Dive.
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Racing for the Sky: The World’s Tallest Buildings to Date

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For most of the past century, the U.S. reigned supreme as the home of the tallest buildings in the world. Then, Asia took over. Watch the world's skyscraper race!...

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Expert Insights: Dr. Luis Torres on a New Texas Economic Indicator & the Future of CRE

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For our latest expert interview, we discussed the Texas economy and commercial real estate market with Dr. Luis Torres, associate research economist at the Real Estate Center at...

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Oliver Tyrone Pulver Announces New Philadelphia Luxury Office Tower Marketed by JLL

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The Oliver Tyrone Pulver Corp. just announced plans to develop a new luxury office tower in Philadelphia, adjacent to City Hall. JLL is marketing the property at 1301 Market St....

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Amazon Takes Over Jet.com’s Former Bronx Warehouse

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Despite COVID-19 concerns, the industrial real estate sector continues to see high demand, as consumers increasingly look toward e-commerce as a safe alternative to shopping in...

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Cushman & Wakefield’s “Safe Six”: 6 Key Factors for a Safe, Effective Return to the Workplace

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As states lift stay-at-home restrictions and allow certain businesses to reopen, organizations across the nation are thinking about bringing their employees back into the...

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Virginia Sells Center for Innovative Technology Campus for $47.35M

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The Virginia Department of General Services (DGS) recently sold the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) campus to affiliates of Origami Capital Partners LLC and Timberline Real...

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Yardi Matrix April National Office Report: So Far, It’s a Waiting Game

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COVID-19 has drastically reshaped life and the economy, but the pandemic’s full effects on the U.S. office market have yet to come to light in the data. The latest Yardi...

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Managing Your Newly Remote Team While Social Distancing

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With the COVID-19 outbreak affecting businesses worldwide, managers find themselves unexpectedly having to lead their teams remotely, many for the first time. To make this...

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10 Essential Tips to Stay Productive while Working from Home

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As the new coronavirus situation unfolds across the U.S., schools are closing, events are being canceled and many companies are sending their employees to work from home. For...

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Manhattan Office Sales Hit $2.9B in Q3, Trophy Office Leasing Reaches $101/Sq.Ft.

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Executive Summary Office sales volume drops 34% y-o-y, closes Q3 at $2.9 billion The average sales price per square foot reaches a 4-year high of $1,676 Largest Q3 deals see The...

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