Do I Need Modern Technology to Manage My Real Estate Development Project?

Modern Real Estate Technology for Owners, Developers and Project Management Firms

As a real estate professional, you’ve likely heard of the myriad of new industry technologies, software and tools to hit the market - all attempting to improve the day-to-day workload of a development or project team.  You may have even reviewed a couple options to better understand the landscape and see if these claims lived…

Owners, Developers, Project Management Firms, Corporations – Get a Head Start on 2020!

Real Estate Professionals 2020 Planning

Just because 2019 is coming to an end doesn’t mean strategic planning for 2020 should slow. In fact, now is the perfect time for real estate owners, developers, project management firms and corporations to set strategy and identify modern technology to supercharge their project teams as we head into the new year.  For many organizations,…

How to be a Data-driven Decision Maker on Your Next Real Estate Project

Collect and leverage data for real estate development

Data is important - you get it. You read about it in the news. Consultants advise you on “leveraging it”. You know that leaders in other advanced sectors - like finance, retail and transportation - use it constantly to strengthen their business, take market share and drive revenue. But you’re curious what exactly data can…

Q&A: How and Why Clients Choose an Owner’s Rep

Leading Real Estate Project Management Firms

Curious what clients are looking for in an owner's rep or real estate project management firm? We compiled feedback from over 100 experts digging into just that - everything from why clients look for a firm to what types of offerings turn them into recurring customers. Q: Who is a prospective client for a project…

How Modern is Your Real Estate Project Team?

Modern Real Estate Project Team

If you’re like most real estate project teams (or project leads), your day-to-day is busy. Really busy. Whether you’re the team coordinator or an industry veteran with 20+ years of experience, you know that running a major development project is complex and, more often than not, chaotic.  You may have noticed that your team has…

The 6 Key Reports a Good Project Manager Keeps in Their Back Pocket

Important Real Estate Project Management Reports

All good real estate project managers think ahead. Whether that’s 30 days, six months or even one year, the most successful project teams understand the importance of having a well-informed roadmap. It is equally as important to complement that long-term view with a comprehensive group of reports to track all aspects of a project... Sign…

3 Ways to Keep Your Vendors on Schedule

Keep Vendors on Schedule

A complex real estate project can have upwards of 200 vendors – everything from your site surveyor to your lighting designer. With so many moving parts, it’s no surprise that the overall success of a project relies greatly on every vendor completing their respective job on time and within their allotted budget. That may sound…

Prepare Your Real Estate Operation for a Potential Economic Downturn

Prepare for Economic Downturn

Increased chatter about a forthcoming economic downturn has leaders in many sectors planning for the worst. Who can blame them? With increased trade war tensions, volatile pricing in global gateway markets like NYC, San Francisco and London, the removal of SALT deductions, uncertainty surrounding the coworking business model and global economists calling for a recession…