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Should You Invest in Class C Office Space?

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Recently there’s been a lot of talk about classifying commercial real estate and deciding which office space is ideal to rent. Whether you’re a small business owner at the...

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What is LEED? Your Ultimate Guide to Green Building Certifications

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LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certifications are the most widely used green building rating system in the world. LEED provides a framework to help project...

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Fact, Fiction, and Hacks to Keep Your Office Temperature Under Control

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Has your unofficial office uniform suddenly become a snuggie? You know, an oversized body blanket with sleeves (and sometimes feet) that people wear when they’re too cold, even...

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Willis Tower Renovation Updates: 300K SF Dining, Retail, Entertainment Annex

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The first major renovation of Willis Tower in 43 years is well underway. EQ Office recently revealed its newest plans for the redesign of the iconic Chicago landmark. Catalog is...

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Slow Traffic Making for a Hellish Commute? Try Bike Sharing!

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The “bikeshare bonanza,” as Forbes put it, is something all communities should get behind. Our 25-city survey conducted earlier this year revealed that most urban residents...

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The 40 Most Sustainably Powered US Cities, Ranked

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Nearly four decades after President Carter adventurously installed solar panels on the White House, America’s energy transition away from fossil fuels has seen only modest...

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Study: What to Do with All the Vacant Land in Major US CBDs?

Commercial Real Estate News, Development, Healthcare, Hospitality, Industrial, Mixed-use, Multifamily, Office, Retail, Survey, Sustainability| Views: 247

Ultimately, a city’s fate depends on the type of vacant land it has at its disposal, the strength of the local economy, and the policies the city enacts. A comprehensive...

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Washington DC Crowned World’s First LEED Platinum City

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  The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has recognized Washington, D.C.‘s consistent sustainability efforts, by awarding it the title of the first LEED for Cities...

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