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Industrial Trends: Are Conditions Right for a U.S. Multistory Comeback?
On April 10, 2017, logistics real estate company Prologis broke ground on a three-story, 589,615 square foot multistory fulfillment center in South Seattle. Billed by the company as the first multistory warehouse in the United States, the project – […] Read More
Operating Costs in the Full-Rent Equation
Why a lower rental rate does not always equal the best deal. In Calgary, we are in a commercial real estate market of high vacancy and low rental rates – truly a tenant’s market – and one that is very well publicized. In this market, tenants have […] Read More
Third-Party Owned and Operated Solar Power for Commercial Real Estate Owners
Lower operating costs, zero upfront investment, and no maintenance. Energy consumption is the single largest contributing factor to operating expenses for commercial office buildings in the United States. One-third of most operating budgets is […] Read More
Facility Evolution in the Age of Industrial Robotics
As robot technology grows more sophisticated and its use increases throughout industrial facilities of all kinds, building configurations and human roles evolve as well. The primary drivers of this change are the mobility and flexibility of the […] Read More
The Surge Of M&A: What You Need To Know
As companies in all industries face disruption and change, many businesses are growing through mergers and acquisitions. This surge of M&A activity presents both opportunities and potential pitfalls. Find out what you need to know to make the most […] Read More