Category: Conference Coverage

JLL’s Conan Lee: Top U.S. Data Center Markets are Virginia, Chicago, Dallas and Seattle; Amazon, Microsoft, Undersea Cables Driving Northwest Activity

Jan 6, 2017

The US makes up more than 50% of the total global market for data center demand Drivers for the demand are efficiency improvements, environmental concerns, and newer data-driven technologies, like IoT Smaller submarkets are seeing expansion, while the Seattle area has seen some over saturation Telecommunication entities are also expanding greatly, creating a ‘race’ for […] more

The US makes up more than 50% of the total global market for data center demand Drivers for the demand are efficiency improvements, environmental concerns, and newer data-driven technologies, like IoT Smaller submarkets are seeing expansion, while the Seattle area has seen some over saturation Telecommunication entities are also expanding greatly, creating a ‘race’ for […] more

The Multifamily Developer Challenge: Proactive Strategies for the Current Economic Cycle in the Southeast Markets

Jan 4, 2017

Deals are strong right now, but not at the speed of frequency of the past couple of years Lenders are calling the shots right now, not the developers Industry professionals are dialing back what expectations are for yield in the near future Institutional investors are focused on suburban opportunities Millennials are becoming more family-oriented, less […] more

Deals are strong right now, but not at the speed of frequency of the past couple of years Lenders are calling the shots right now, not the developers Industry professionals are dialing back what expectations are for yield in the near future Institutional investors are focused on suburban opportunities Millennials are becoming more family-oriented, less […] more

The Advantages of Data Center Development in Pacific Northwest Markets: Analysis of the Impact of the Edge, Power, Connectivity & Incentives for Site Selection

Dec 28, 2016

Customer demand is driving expansion, as well as location Municipal incentives are still facilitating deals in certain markets IoT is the most important content driving site location right now Customers are asking for Canadian presence, especially in Montreal and Toronto Europe is clamoring for sites and demand for data is high in all the Euro […] more

Customer demand is driving expansion, as well as location Municipal incentives are still facilitating deals in certain markets IoT is the most important content driving site location right now Customers are asking for Canadian presence, especially in Montreal and Toronto Europe is clamoring for sites and demand for data is high in all the Euro […] more

Exclusive Real Estate Investor Roundtable: The Secondary Market, Private Investment Groups, and the Renovations vs. Rent Increases

Dec 26, 2016

Assets available for acquisition are now seeing two or three well-qualified buyers The election made many nervous but investors remain on track with future deals Due to rent increases, renovations to older properties are slowing Secondary markets are showing the best ROI and opportunity going forward Aging B-Grade properties with obsolete amenities are a target […] more

Assets available for acquisition are now seeing two or three well-qualified buyers The election made many nervous but investors remain on track with future deals Due to rent increases, renovations to older properties are slowing Secondary markets are showing the best ROI and opportunity going forward Aging B-Grade properties with obsolete amenities are a target […] more

Boosting ROI and Improving Tenant Relationships: Technology Innovations, The Sharing Economy and Millennials

Dec 20, 2016

Millennial demands are evolving: They are renting larger, two bedroom suites, then renting out unused space Online tenant reviews can adversely influence marketing efforts Creating mobile-friendly websites is a key source for potential renters Being proactive in identifying property management and leasing trends can keep your property in the forefront Concierge services may be the […] more

Millennial demands are evolving: They are renting larger, two bedroom suites, then renting out unused space Online tenant reviews can adversely influence marketing efforts Creating mobile-friendly websites is a key source for potential renters Being proactive in identifying property management and leasing trends can keep your property in the forefront Concierge services may be the […] more