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Top 10 Co-Working Spaces in the U.S.

This ranking is drawn from Business Insider’s Top 17 “Coolest” Co-Working Spaces.  Even though co-working and other business innovations have been discussed in the real estate community for some time now, it’s worth looking at how these unusual spaces (or collectives)…

The Llenrock Poll

Looks like the results for our newest survey can be summed up with “all of the above.” Personally, I prefer the air hockey tables… See our previous polls here.

Flight to Quality Landlords

Not long ago, we wrote about the concept of flight to quality, where tenants with lease expiration during a difficult economic climate are able to leverage deflating asking rents into more premium office space for the same amount of rent…

Reconstructing Your Construction Budget

You have the ideal location. Big name tenants are primed to pre-lease the space. Its a home run.  All you have to worry about, of course, is your construction budget. And worry you should. In construction, the developer does not…

Making Existing Properties More Competitive

With supply out pacing demand, property owners are finding themselves pandering more and more to tenants needs.  Since building new is not a viable option at this time, owners are choosing to make existing properties more competitive by reposition their…

Lessons in Commercial Real Estate Integrity

Commercial real estate is not a commodity.  Yet from 2004-2007, it was treated like one.  Like a popular stock whose underlying financials do not support an increase in demand, but whose price rises anyway, commercial real estate prices shot up…