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How Much of a Threat Does Airbnb Pose to Traditional Hotels?
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How Much of a Threat Does Airbnb Pose to Traditional Hotels?

As a valuation professional specializing in hotels, I receive questions all the time about the impact of Airbnb's growing popularity on the...

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How to Sell a Medical Building and Lease It Back
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How to Sell a Medical Building and Lease It Back

Many developers and owners of ambulatory surgical centers (ASC) and medical office buildings (MOB) are physicians or health care operators with...

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New Tech 3.0: Manhattan Presents a Sweet Spot for Tech Talent, Customers and Opportunity
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New Tech 3.0: Manhattan Presents a Sweet Spot for Tech Talent, Customers and Opportunity

In part one of this series of posts, we chronicled the rise, fall and rebirth of New Tech and the surge of leasing in Manhattan tied to what we're...

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Amidst Rising Rents and Falling Vacancies, North American Law Firms Seek Efficiencies
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Amidst Rising Rents and Falling Vacancies, North American Law Firms Seek Efficiencies

Like so many industries, law firms are under increasing pressure to approach real estate strategies and workplace practices differently in order to...

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The ABCs of Office Building Classifications
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The ABCs of Office Building Classifications

"Beauty is in the eye of the beholder." That statement is true in many respects, including commercial real estate. When a business is deciding...

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A West Coaster Learns About Underground Warehouses
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A West Coaster Learns About Underground Warehouses

A few weeks ago, I was reading a survey of my Colliers research colleagues about data capabilities. Most responses had to do with fairly standard...

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Are You Missing a Chance to Reduce Your Hotel’s Tax Burden?
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Are You Missing a Chance to Reduce Your Hotel’s Tax Burden?

Are You Missing a Chance to Reduce Your Hotel's Tax Burden? One of the lessons the most recent economic crisis taught hotel owners and managers is...

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As Retailers Innovate, Robotics Takes Center Stage
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As Retailers Innovate, Robotics Takes Center Stage

Retail futurists are busy speculating about the effects that countless new technologies will have on the personalization of the shopping experience...

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North American Big-Box Development and Leasing Achieves Best Year Yet in 2016
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North American Big-Box Development and Leasing Achieves Best Year Yet in 2016

The core North American big-box sector finished 2016 with record fundamentals, including all-time highs in annual net absorption, leasing activity,...

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How End-User Buyers Can Help a Stagnant Office Market
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How End-User Buyers Can Help a Stagnant Office Market

Today's most innovative and successful companies expect a very different office environment than most traditional buildings offer. Many older Class...

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2016 Industrial Momentum Lays the Groundwork for 2017
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2016 Industrial Momentum Lays the Groundwork for 2017

In 2016, the U.S. industrial market completed its second consecutive year of record-breaking activity with every key indicator reaching all-time...

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A Buyer’s Guide to Commercial Real Estate
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A Buyer’s Guide to Commercial Real Estate

A Buyer's Guide to Commercial Real Estate If you're in the market to purchase commercial real estate for your company to occupy, otherwise known as...

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Don’t Just Check the Box on Building Amenities
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Don’t Just Check the Box on Building Amenities

Don't Just Check the Box on Building Amenities Don't push your mess under the bed. Don't leave your clothes in the dryer- or the hamper- for weeks....

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Dylan Taylor: Visionary Leader Impacts Outsourcing and Real Estate
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Dylan Taylor: Visionary Leader Impacts Outsourcing and Real Estate

The following is an excerpt from an article in the IAOP's PULSE Magazine, honoring Colliers International President and COO Dylan Taylor, who was...

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Market Insights February 16, 2017: Starting the Year on a (Relative) High Note
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Market Insights February 16, 2017: Starting the Year on a (Relative) High Note

In short: The economy is starting the year on solid footing, broadly (if not fully) recovered from the financial recession and continuing its...

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Staying the Course in Rough Waters
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Staying the Course in Rough Waters

Most people can agree that 2016 was a tumultuous year that created a mixed bag of emotions. And it appears the trend will continue in 2017....

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In Retail, Feeling Good is the New Looking Good
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In Retail, Feeling Good is the New Looking Good

As the new year gets underway, it always brings a certain level of retrospection about how far each of us has come in fulfilling our goals, both...

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The Unexpected Winter “Holidays” Driving Consumer Spending
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The Unexpected Winter “Holidays” Driving Consumer Spending

The Unexpected Winter "Holidays" Driving Consumer Spending Personal consumption fuels the lion's share of the U.S. economy and 2016 witnessed that...

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How to Know if a Hotel is Making the Most of its Meeting Space
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How to Know if a Hotel is Making the Most of its Meeting Space

For many hotels, revenues from conferences and events make up a meaningful component of overall financial success. But many hotels also struggle to...

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Q4 2016 U.S. Top Office Metros Snapshot: Rents Hold Steady Despite Softening Fundamentals
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Q4 2016 U.S. Top Office Metros Snapshot: Rents Hold Steady Despite Softening Fundamentals

Colliers' Q4 2016 U.S. Top Office Metros Snapshot report shows that while most metros saw positive absorption in the fourth quarter, overall net...

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Cold Calling is Alive and Well…Really!
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Cold Calling is Alive and Well…Really!

I've seen a few articles and blog posts recently claiming that "cold calling is dead." In one sense, that makes me happy. The fewer cold calls my...

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U.S. Industrial was Unstoppable in 2016
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U.S. Industrial was Unstoppable in 2016

As we prepare our Q4 2016 U.S. Industrial Report, one thing is clear: 2016 was a banner year for the industrial market. In the infographic above,...

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Prospectus Approvals Will Drive Further Downsizing
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Prospectus Approvals Will Drive Further Downsizing

The federal leased property inventory has been getting smaller since the end of 2012 and indications are that the trend will continue. One need...

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Market Insights February 2, 2017: Out with the Old (Administration) and In with the New
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Market Insights February 2, 2017: Out with the Old (Administration) and In with the New

In short: The Trump administration has inherited a solid economy, broadly (if not fully) recovered from the financial recession, and continuing its...

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10 Emerging U.S. Industrial Markets to Watch in 2017
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10 Emerging U.S. Industrial Markets to Watch in 2017

In today's e-commerce-driven environment, businesses are striving to balance costs and proximity to consumers and distribution hubs. This is...

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Greater Phoenix: An Emerging U.S. Industrial Market to Watch in 2017
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Greater Phoenix: An Emerging U.S. Industrial Market to Watch in 2017

While core industrial markets continue to thrive, Colliers International's latest research report-10 Emerging U.S. Industrial Markets to Watch in...

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Shenandoah Valley: An Emerging U.S. Industrial Market to Watch in 2017
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Shenandoah Valley: An Emerging U.S. Industrial Market to Watch in 2017

While core industrial markets continue to thrive, Colliers International's latest research report-10 Emerging U.S. Industrial Markets to Watch in...

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Kansas City: An Emerging U.S. Industrial Market to Watch in 2017
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Kansas City: An Emerging U.S. Industrial Market to Watch in 2017

While core industrial markets continue to thrive, Colliers International's latest research report-10 Emerging U.S. Industrial Markets to Watch in...

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Indianapolis: An Emerging U.S. Industrial Market to Watch in 2017
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Indianapolis: An Emerging U.S. Industrial Market to Watch in 2017

While core industrial markets continue to thrive, Colliers International's latest research report-10 Emerging U.S. Industrial Markets to Watch in...

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Tampa Bay: An Emerging U.S. Industrial Market to Watch in 2017
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Tampa Bay: An Emerging U.S. Industrial Market to Watch in 2017

While core industrial markets continue to thrive, Colliers International's latest research report-10 Emerging U.S. Industrial Markets to Watch in...

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