Placer.ai, NewMark Merrill Companies, Market Intelligence Platform

TechView: Placer.ai Launches App to Help Retailers Analyze Customer Base

By Meghan Hall Shopping center and retailers are increasingly looking for ways to attract customers to their brick and mortar locations as they continue to compete with e-commerce and online...
San Francisco, Seattle, Stessa, Jones Lang LaSalle, JLL Spark, multifamily property, real estate, iPhone, online platform

TechView: Stessa Helps Smaller Multifamily Investors Automate Portfolio Management

By Meghan Hall As prices for single-family homes continue to skyrocket in rapidly growing metropolitan areas near cities like San Francisco and Seattle, more people are renting, contributing to the...
Bay Area, AstraZeneca, The Cove, Oyster Point Life Sciences Park, San Francisco, HOK, San Francisco Bay

AstraZeneca Reinvents Lab Design with New Headquarters in South San Francisco

By Meghan Hall Bay Area companies are known to push the boundaries of office design, but in the life sciences sector, laboratory design has largely lagged behind. When AstraZeneca moved...
San Francisco, Swinerton, Perkins + Will, Oregon, California State Legislature, U.S. Construction Industry, Europe, Canada, Timber

Mass Timber is Gaining Traction in the U.S. Construction Industry

By Meghan Hall With rapidly rising construction costs, developers and project managers are constantly looking for innovative new ways to save money, often turning an eye to the latest and...
Gadsden Growth Properties, FC Global Realty Incorporated, Mission Hills Square, Fremont, San Francisco Bay Area, San Jose, Facebook, Apple

City of Fremont to Create Development Plan for Lagging Mission San José Town Center

By Meghan Hall Fremont, Calif. is the fourth largest city in the San Francisco Bay Area, thanks to its proximity to Silicon Valley, public transportation and its location at the...

TechView: How CityBldr Uses AI to Predict Land Usage

Property owners — particularly homeowners — have long relied on the advice of brokers and investors when selling their assets. CityBldr, a new tool that uses machine learning and...
Qualia, Encompass, Ellie Mae, Qualia/Encompass Two-Way Integration, real estate, Integration, tech industry, residential, brokers

TechView: Qualia’s Integration with Ellie Mae’s Encompass Streamlines the Closing Process

By Meghan Hall Finalizing a real estate transaction requires not just a lot of coordination between brokers, lenders and title companies, but a lot of paperwork too. The process can...
Structural Engineers, PlanGrid, Bay Area, Apple, Skanska USA, Cambridge, Procore, BIM 360, CREW SF, Structural Engineers Association of Northern California

Construction Productivity Software: Bringing Tech to the Job Site

This article also appears in The VIEW, the quarterly publication jointly curated by the three Bay Area chapters of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW)—CREW San Francisco, CREW East Bay,...

Day for Night: Tech Crown of the City

This article also appears in The VIEW, the quarterly publication jointly curated by the three Bay Area chapters of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW)—CREW San Francisco, CREW East Bay,...
San Francisco, Seattle, Newmark Knight Frank, Rockpoint Group, Bay Area, CalSTRS, CBRE, Beacon, Unico, AEW Capital, Puget Sound

Power to the People: How Tech Is Making Buildings Better for Occupants

This article also appears in The VIEW, the quarterly publication jointly curated by the three Bay Area chapters of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW)—CREW San Francisco, CREW East Bay,...