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NYC Life Sciences Overview NYC Life Sciences Overview

August 2019

With significant public and private funding, respected academic medical institutions and a large workforce, Life Sciences in New York City are set to emerge as a more important component of the commercial real estate market in the coming years.
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The Rise of Spec Suites Amazon’s HQ2: An Update On Its Impact On The Washington Commercial Real Estate Market

July 2019

More than seven months after announcing its decision to locate one half of its “HQ2” in National Landing, Amazon’s plans for its new campus are coming into focus.
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The Grocery Store Effect: How New Grocery Stores Impact Multifamily Rents in the Washington Metro Area The Grocery Store Effect: How New Grocery Stores Impact Multifamily Rents in the Washington Metro Area

May 2019

This white paper analyzes the impact of new grocery stores on rental rates for surrounding multifamily assets.
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Opportunity Zones: Their Impact on the Mid-Atlantic Commercial Real Estate Market Opportunity Zones: Their Impact on the Mid-Atlantic Commercial Real Estate Market

March 2019

This white paper provides an overview of the Opportunity Zone program and its impact on the Mid-Atlantic commercial real estate market.
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The Rise of Spec Suites Investors Sold On The Suburbs

December 2018

This piece highlights the recent increase in suburban office investment in Greater Boston, and identifies several factors that have been critical to the attraction of institutional capital among suburban office assets.
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Amazon's HQ2 Decision: The Impact on the Washington Commercial Real Estate Market Amazon's HQ2 Decision: The Impact on the Washington Commercial Real Estate Market

December 2018

The report summarizes Amazon's potential future impact on four major property types and includes both short-term and long-term implications for the local commercial real estate market.
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The Rise of Spec Suites Upgrades Lead To Leasing

November 2018

New research provides strong evidence that popular office renovation programs are paying off for New Jersey landlords in terms of tenant attraction and recruitment.
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The Rise of Spec Suites The Rise of Spec Suites - An Analysis of Speculative Office Spaces in the Washington Metro Area

October 2018

This white paper examines the remarkable rise of speculative office suites in the Washington metro area and examines the financial considerations for both owners and tenants.
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The Apartment Amenities Race The Apartment Amenities Race

March 2018

This white paper examines the competitive multihousing rental market in the Washington metro area and the effect of various apartment amenities on project performance.
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Senior Housing Investor Survey NewTrends - Workplace: Strategies of the Past and Innovations for the Future

March 2018

Technology companies are the innovators of Workplace Strategies. They trend about ten years ahead of other industries, asking questions and experimenting with solutions, many of which become mainstream. As such, technology companies serve as a beacon of what is to come.
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Paid Parking Arrives In Tysons Paid Parking Arrives In Tysons

Februray 2018

Fee-Based Parking is the Latest Change in a Rapidly Evolving Submarket
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Dissecting Demand and Capital Dissecting Demand and Capital

November 2017

The demographic and market analysis data shown in this example comprise the baseline dataset for the Top 50 MSAs used to complete this study of the urban versus suburban self storage market.
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NewTrends - NYC's  New Giants NewTrends - NYC's New Giants

October 2017

Technology & media companies are emerging as New York City's dominant end user
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The Silver Line Effect

September 2017

This white paper addresses the scope of redevelopment that is occurring in the Reston/Herndon submarket—particularly around Metro’s present and future Silver Line stations—and the implications for tenants and owners of office space in the submarket.
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Beyond Suburban Downtowns

September 2017

Suburban downtowns are a bright spot in the New Jersey office market, but extremely low availability for properties within walking distance of train stations poses challenges for tenants and landlords.
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NewTrends - East Midtown Renaissance

NewTrends - East Midtown Renaissance

May 2017

The effort to rezone East Midtown aims to enhance the area’s competitiveness with top markets in Manhattan and across the globe.
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Washington Metro Area MegaTrends: A 2017 Update

Washington Metro Area MegaTrends: A 2017 Update

March 2017

This study covers five MegaTrends impacting Washington area commercial real estate in 2017.
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Political Control

Impact of Political Control on the Washington Office Market

July 2016

This white paper addresses ways in which political control of the White House and Congress may or may not affect the Washington region's office market.
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Coworking Real Estate

The Growth of Shared Workspace and Its Impact on the New York City Market

June 2016

The growth of coworking is astounding. This real estate niche is changing the way people work and how new companies grow.
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