The combination of Wi-Fi and DAS (Distributed Antennae Systems)
communications technology is becoming a new intelligent amenity in many
sports stadiums for enhancing the fan experience by having apps like Stadium
VIP and others providing new services available at your fingertips through
Just as we have next-generation Intelligent Business Campuses (IBCs) and
Intelligent Industrial Parks being developed and occupied worldwide, another
segment of commercial real estate is starting to evolve to its next
generation utilizing intelligent amenities: the Intelligent
Retail/Entertainment/Convention (IRECs) Complexes.
The IREC Complex is the next-generation campus that provides a layer of
broadband connectivity as a shared intelligent amenity that the campus can
provide to sophisticated consumers who want a richer experience using their
smartphone applicat... (more)
If they plan to remain viable in today's markets, now is the time for real
estate firms to make some dramatic changes by offering intelligent amenities
in their commercial properties.
How do we prop up our dying shopping center? How do we develop and maintain
more business for our stadium? How do we raise our commercial properties'
occupancy from 45% to 85%?
These questions are being asked more and more in the commercial real estate
industry as the economy remains in a slump in many locations. Many executives
are baffled because their usual management techniques are not working. I... (more)
BETHESDA, Md., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CoStar Group, Inc. , the
number one provider of information services to the commercial real estate
industry, today announced that Chick-fil-A, Dippin' Dots, United Rentals and
a Fortune 200 company that requested anonymity have all signed national
license agreements for access to CoStar Property Professional(R). They are
the latest in a growing "Who's Who" of subscribers that are leveraging
Property Professional as a breakthrough real estate intelligence tool for
selecting new sites, researching markets and analyzing their competit... (more)
WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwire) -- 03/21/11 -- The Building Owners and
Managers Association (BOMA) International, in conjunction with the
Congressional Real Estate Caucus and the National Real Estate Organizations
(NREO), hosted a "State of the Real Estate Industry" luncheon briefing on
Capitol Hill on March 17. Senate Real Estate Caucus Co-chairs Sens. Ben
Cardin (D-Md.) and Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) kicked off the briefing, which also
featured three speakers who covered the current state of both the residential
and commercial markets. The residential overview was given by Lawrence ... (more)
President and CEO
A Canadian's passion for technology leads to a new generation of GPS-wireless
products for improved communications throughout the Americas.
WBT: I understand your entry into the wireless space was from real estate.
Isn't that rather unusual?
SV: I graduated from the University of Calgary in 1986 and thought it would
be fun to get involved in commercial real estate. Back then Calgary's real
estate market was heavily dependent on crude oil prices, because the Alberta
economy was made up primarily of petroleum producers... (more)
The Austin Business Journal and Xceligent today announced the launch of
Austin bizspace, a powerful new commercial real estate site for brokers,
owners and related professionals to market services and assets to Austin area
Traditionally, the marketing of commercial real estate services and
properties has largely been through print-based media. Now, via the Austin
Business Journal website with nearly 300,000 monthly page views, Austin
bizspace will deliver a comprehensive online vehicle for commercial real
estate professionals to target local and national busines... (more)