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Working with WeWork: A Broker’s and Real Estate Counsel’s Commentary

By Dan Mihalovich WeWork has been in the news lately. From dominating the shared work space arena, to buying an iconic retail department store in New York that will serve...

McNellis: The Bears of Crowdfunding

By John McNellis You don’t remember the name Timothy Treadwell, but you remember him. He was the free spirit who went to live among the grizzly bears in Alaska every...
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McNellis: Leaving Retail

By John McNellis I received an invitation to attend a cocktail party in Los Angeles at next week’s International Council of Shopping Center (ICSC) meeting. In declining, I explained that we would...
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McNellis: Doing it on the Side

Making it in Real Estate Part Two: Doing it on the Side Are we in the wrong business? On the “Best Jobs in America” lists, a career in real estate rates...

McNellis: Da to Kapital

Retail landlord finds hope amidst the rubble. July 1, 2011 By John McNellis In Red Square, Russia stages day-long parades to display its military might; troops, tanks and world-ending rockets endlessly rumble past...
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2018 Omnibus Bill and its Effects on the EPA Brownfield Program

By Holly Neber In March of 2018, Congress passed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018, also known as the 2018 Omnibus Bill. The bill is an amalgamation of multiple complex funding...
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McNellis: ePup

By John McNellis Time to throw the internet a bone. And maybe a handful of Kibble. In recent months, this column has questioned the use of crowdsourcing for home delivery of...
Millennial Mythbusters

Millennial Mythbusters

By Alicia Deschamps, Rim Architects; AJ Jacobsen, CBRE; Erica Levine, ARUP; Kena David, BCCI; Verushka Doshi, Haworth This article will also appear in The VIEW, the quarterly newsletter of Commercial Real...

McNellis: Death by Power Point

By John McNellis With speaking season just around the corner, with the conferences, conventions and even lowly breakfast panels backing up like rusting jets...

McNellis: Monogamy and Its Downside

Bankers like exclusivity, but developers should be less enamored. April 1, 2011 By John McNellis In an issue devoted to infrastructure—yes, sadly, it’s all falling apart and, yes, we all need to...