How Blockchain is Disrupting Project Management in CRE

  This article looks at the impact of Blockchain on project management. While we have touched upon impact of Blockchain technology on brokerage services, what is its impact on project management? The decentralized public ledger, synonymous with blockchain finds application in Project Management, where there is a possibility to establish private “Permissioned  Blockchains”. Privately held […]

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Implementation of Blockchain in CRE

From wariness to widespread acceptance, Blockchain technology has come a long way.  The underlying technology behind cryptocurrencies, is slowly but steadily altering the business scape, real estate being no exception. The new generation/ current crop of  real estate startups are building applications on blockchain technology to deal with the complexities and ambiguities associated with real […]

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Designing for Disassembly: Sustainable Building Construction

The US alone produces over 500 million tons of construction and demolition waste that ends up in landfills annually. This is due to the fact that most of the material like gypsum wallboard, timber, and metals from demolition/ dismantling, that can be reused or recycled is not recovered. Not only does it pollute the local […]

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Does Your CRE Provider “Get” Tech? Probably Not

Rapid advances in technology have disrupted many organizations across the globe – especially commercial real estate. It’s not surprising, Commercial real estate firms have been known to be lagging when it comes to embracing technology, urbanization, and social changes. Real estate firms need to be a catalyst for change, influencing organizations to invest in business infrastructure, […]

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Artificial Intelligence Set to Change The Dynamics in Logistics and Warehousing

According to a report by Supply Chain consultancy Armstrong and Associates; “U.S. warehousing costs for 2017 were estimated to be $148.7 billion, a 3.3% increase over 2016’s $143.7 billion. Nearly $70 billion of that tally, $68.6 billion, was attributed to commercial warehousing, and the third-party logistics (3PL) value-added warehousing and distribution (VAWD) market accounted for […]

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Artificial Intelligence in the Supply Chain

In this two part series of articles, we take a look at the effect of AI on Supply Chain Management (SCM) and its two components Logistics and Warehousing, and its impact on Commercial Real Estate industry. This article deals with SCM which involves managing the entire gamut of activities such as buying, selling and/or leasing […]

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The rise of AI in Construction Technology

It is no secret that Artificial intelligence and other technologies have disrupted the current business scape and changed the way business is conducted. The construction industry is no exception.  Use of newer technologies has helped optimise operations including risk management, subcontractor management, schedule management, construction site environment monitoring, and security. Currently, the construction industry is beset […]

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The Rise & Growth of Industrial Real Estate

Commercial real estate is not limited to offices and retail spaces, but also includes industrial real estate. Unlike other commercial real estate investments, industrial properties are long-term investments that provide more stability. Depending on their location and use, industrial spaces can classified as – Manufacturing – A major chunk of real estate land for industrial use […]

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