Monday, December 10, 2018
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A Welcome Sign for the Bay Area Hotel Industry in 2018

A robust 2017 for Bay Area hotels could bring continued expansion in 2018, say two industry reports By Michele Chandler Hotel development is going strong in California, with the industry setting...

Incorp Makes Inroads into the Bay Area

Incorp brings 30 years of design and development experience to one of the most dynamic markets in the world - ours! Adam Guli has been in the world of workplace...
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Wareham Keeps its Discipline for the Long Run

After 40 years, Wareham continues to shape the region and the industry Rich Robbins, founder of Wareham Development, is a builder of community and communities. Since 1977, Wareham's high quality...
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HD BIM: A New Way to See Construction

BIM technology gets more detailed and granular, allowing for complex end-to-end design and implementation, but too much tech is slowing adoption By Brittan Jenkins The construction process can be long and...
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Bay Area Still Leads in Workplace Transformation

By Jacob Bourne Design professionals are at the forefront of sweeping changes occurring in many workplaces on an international level, however these changes are especially salient in the Bay Area...

The Times—and Office Environments—Are A-Changin’

A new breed of project manager emerges By Robin Weckesser Over the last 10 years, we have witnessed a dramatic transformation of the workplace. This transformation continues, as cubes with high...
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Mercedes Has New Digs

Car makers find their autonomous vehicle niche in Silicon Valley By Jacob Bourne With intense anticipation looming about when and how autonomous vehicle technology will hit the mass market, automakers are...
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Bay Area Industry Sentiment Study: Still Strong

The industry’s sentiment survey reveals continued strength of the industry, although cycle is nearing a turn By Vladimir Bosanac Understanding the state of the market is in many ways like forecasting...
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Bay Area Hospitality: Steady With a Chance of Slowdown

The hotel industry remains solid and and strong, although the number of transactions and overall growth in the sector has decelerated Sonia Greenlee is a senior vice president with JLL...
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San Jose’s Affordability Crisis Deepens

Collaborative efforts help San Jose create housing for vulnerable populations By Jacob Bourne Jumper’s June 2017 Report ranks San Jose as third in the nation for highest housing rental rates, with...