Tag: tenants

Why Pop-Up Shops aren’t Just a Trend

Pop-Up Shops

It’s funny how the overall needs of urban communities translate throughout most sectors of commercial real estate. Just think of the current needs of people today! We place a high level of value on characteristics like walkability (urban) and want…

Top 10 European Markets for Speculative Development

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Once again, I’m drawing from an Ernst & Young report for a ranking of European real estate markets. You can read and download E&Y’s report as a PDF by going here. Today’s list is based on real estate professionals’ sentiment…

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.

Technology Providing Clarity During Times of Uncertainty

With the holiday season knocking at our door, both ShopperTrak Inc. and Thompson Reuters have taken new measure to monitor consumers’ shopping habits.  While their plans of attack differ, ShopperTrak implementing on the ground measures while Thompson Reuters charts activity…

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…