A Look at the Viability of 3D-Printed Commercial Buildings

The future of construction could be arriving in South Florida sooner than you think. Although it still sounds futuristic to many people, 3D printing is rapidly becoming mainstream as the devices and materials become more...

Inventory Data Reveals That South Florida City Living Remains Popular

Recent inventory statistics suggest far more demand for urban apartments and condos in the region than in early 2020. Even before the pandemic, many Millennials were leaving the cities for suburban areas where they could...

Examining Taco Bell Defy and Its Implications For the Fast Food Industry

“Taco Bell Defy” could change the way fast-food restaurants are built and how quickly customers receive their food. Naturally, the fast-food industry relies on getting menu items into customers' hands quickly, and a new concept...

The Climate-Related Risks and Overall Rewards of CRE in South Florida

South Florida isn't all sunshine and warm weather, as the climate brings both potential risks and rewards to CRE investors. There's a lot to like about CRE investment in South Florida, including warm weather, an...

Preparing CRE Properties and Minimizing Losses During Hurricane Season

Hurricanes are unavoidable in South Florida, but you can take some steps to protect yourself and your properties if a big storm hits. In 2017, Hurricane Irma plowed through South Florida, knocking out electricity to...

The Present and Future of the Touchless Office

While many offices have included touchless features for years, the focus on health may spur the adoption of more no-touch components in the workplace Much like the “paperless office,” the touchless office concept has been...

What the Demand For Single-Family Housing Means For the Rental Market

Many young professionals no longer want to live in high-rise apartments, which is making waves in the rental market Living through a pandemic has changed people in numerous ways. One of the effects has been...

Cold Storage Facilities Are Facing a Shortage as Demand for Fresh Food Strains Resources

Fresh, cold food is a hot commodity, increasing the need for cold storage facilities that make supply chains possible Dining out at restaurants took a significant hit during the pandemic. But while the industry isn’t...

The Expansion of Amazon Fulfillment & Distribution Centers in South Florida

Amazon is growing its footprint in the region to achieve new service levels and meet customer demands Online shopping is reaching unheard-of levels, as eCommerce sales surpassed the US $4.2 trillion mark in 2020. These...

How the Shift Away from Major Cities May Impact South Florida CRE

Major urban centers have always attracted corporate headquarters, but smaller cities are now competing for these firms The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many things in society. People are going out less, travel (while bouncing back)...

Will the Government Intervene in Florida’s Struggling Film Industry?

Legislative incentives might not be imminent, but there are plans in development that could bring movies and TV back to the Sunshine State It might surprise you to learn that in 2006, Florida was the...

Co-Working Spaces May Have a Brighter Post-Pandemic Future in South Florida

Co-working spaces could become a valuable way for CRE investors to fill vacancies at their properties while allowing businesses access to flexible space  Before COVID-19 hit, co-working spaces were becoming quite popular. These locations provide...