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Beyond Appraised Value: The Promise of AI-Enhanced Building and Location Scores
July 17, 2019
In a recent article titled, "Five Commercial Real Estate Valuation Methods," Rafael Rosenkranz identified current valuation methods as the Cost Approach, Sales Comparison Approach, Income Capitalization Approach, Value Per Gross Rent Multiplier, and the Value Per Door Method. However, what if there was a more comprehensive way to assign "value" to any building or location? What if a buil...
The Consumerization of CRE Tech
July 10, 2019
Many of today’s tech consumers are also employees of enterprises, which means their expectations of technologies in the workplace are higher than ever. From the younger generation of workers who have never known a world without digital conveniences, to the more seasoned employees who appreciate the simplicity and efficiency of the modern user experience, all of us are influenced by the technology ...
RealcommEDGE Magazine: Digital Edition
July 3, 2019
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The RealcommEDGE magazine is the only publication focused exclusively on technology, automation and innovation for the Commercial and Corporate Real Estate and Facilities industry. It provides readers with astute analysis and world-class case studies demonstrating the best use of technology for the industry.
COVER STORY: REcalibrating the Industry: Commercial and Cor...
Realcomm | IBcon 2019 Ends on a High Note in Music City USA
June 27, 2019
Commercial and Corporate Real Estate and Technology industry trailblazers gathered June 11-14 to connect and collaborate on learning opportunities, case studies and sharing of best practices while enjoying the local flavor and flair of Music City U.S.A.
Check out the 2019 highlights.
Four days of networking and idea exchanges commenced with Pre-Con activities designed to continue ...
Congratulations to Our 2019 Digie Award Winners!
June 20, 2019
Following are the 2019 Digie Award winners:
BEST USE OF AUTOMATIONProperty/Facility Management: Urban Edge Properties Effectively transformed digital processes and differentiated themselves in the industry as an innovator
Pioneers in the Integration of budgeting and forecasting through MRI IM with Spreadsheet Server
Created an innovative automated process for recoveries and acc...
The Buzz on Artificial Intelligence in Intelligent Buildings
June 20, 2019
Second only to MRO spend, the next highest expense category at 20-30% of controllable spend is utilities, positioning facility and energy management as a very good place to leverage technology to lower costs, increase efficiency and enhance tenant comfort. In a typical 500,000-square-foot building in Manhattan, MRO accounts for $1.5 million in annual spend, with utilities close behind at $1 millio...
Art McCann of Highwoods Discusses Leveraging Technology for Innovation in Real Estate
June 14, 2019
Tell us about your role within your organization.
My main responsibility is to strategically align every technology investment to the business by improving processes, heightening cybersecurity and/or increasing NOI. This starts with what I believe is one of the best technology teams in real estate. We regularly host open discussions with every business unit and every corporate support department...