Bishop Ranch, Sunset Development, San Ramon

Office Life Disrupted: A Suburban Developer Contemplates the Future

By Alex Mehran, Jr. The fate of the office is more than academic for us. As the third-generation owners of Bishop Ranch, a ten million square foot suburban Bay Area development...
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Cresa: Should Tenants be Fooled by Landlord Optimism?

Everyone is talking about it. The impacts of COVID-19 on our economy have been far reaching with no industry left out, though some are bouncing back quickly. Residential real...
Cushing Terrell, Seattle, Town & Country Markets

The Grocery Store Experience: How to Design Safe, Adaptable Shopping Environments

By Kara Eberle (Retail) of Cushing Terrell  As we continue to settle into the economic and psychological realities of COVID-19, businesses are evaluating what response tactics worked well in 2020...
Avalara MyLodgeTax, San Francisco, Seattle, Los Angeles, Sonesta, Choice, Red Roof

Here to ‘Stay:’ Business Lodging Sector Finds New Life during Pandemic

By Pam Knudsen, Senior Director of Compliance at Avalara MyLodgeTax Popular before the pandemic, extended stays had solidified their place in the lodging sector. However, they weren’t as widely used...
Aramis Renewable Energy Project Alameda Livermore Intersect Power Bay Area solar power installation Northern California

Opinion: Alameda County Approves 350-Acre Solar Farm in Livermore & Californians Hate It Immediately

By Vladimir Bosanac Years ago, we were fortunate to have the legendary Lew Wolff speak at one of our events in Silicon Valley. He drew a big crowd, over 400...
International Code Council, International Energy Conservation nCode, American Institute of Architects, American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, New Buildings Institute, Institute for Market Transformation, National Resources

Changes to Energy Code Process Strip Power from Local Voters

This blog was originally posted by NRDC and is republished with permission. By Lauren Urbanek, National Resources Defense Council The organization that administers the process for developing the national model building...
Salesforce

Salesforce: Here’s What Workplaces Will be Like Going Forward

By Brent Hyder, President & Chief People Officer of Salesforce The past year has brought about rapid and remarkable transformation that has forever changed us. At Salesforce, our culture is cultivated in...

Millennials and COVID-19: The Unlucky Generation

By Dr. Dominic BrownGlobal Head of Demographic Insights @ Cushman & Wakefield Millennials, those born from 1981 to 1996, have been given many monikers in their comparatively short lives, one...
Vital, Network Communities

Hidden in Plain Sight

By Nash Hurley Creating a sustainable legacy for America’s Car Culture As part of our larger Network Communities research, we have been investigating gaps in the existing marketplace — between what...

Do Amenities Still Matter in a Post-COVID-19 World?

Over the past decade, amenities in and around office buildings had grown in quantity, popularity and creativity. The proliferation of office amenities was the outcome of several trends coalescing...

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