Field Guide to Office Property
(Updated January 2016)
Get the latest on office building trends, such as cargotecture and much more in this updated field guide. (A. Siudzinski, Senior Library Information Specialist)
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Office Property Trends
For best returns on office investment, follow STEM workers, (NREI, Jan. 8, 2016).
Office employment growth has not translated to robust leasing and rent growth: here’s why, (NREI, Jan. 4, 2016).
Minneapolis’ office building of the future will be made of, uh, wood?, (MinnPost, Feb. 24, 2015).
Awesome is the new buzz word when it comes to retrofits, (Real Estate Weekly, Jan. 28, 2015).
Iowa’s first net-zero building, (Buildings, Oct. 1, 2014).
Rhode Island office building is a masterwork of cargotecture, (Mother Nature Network, Aug. 26, 2014).
Think big, (CIRE Magazine, July/Aug. 2014).
More San Francisco office building sales crack the $100-million mark and beyond, (San Francisco Business Times, July 22, 2014).
What’s next for Santiago Calatrava’s troubled Chicago Spire?, (Curbed Chicago, June 25, 2014).
How green was my office building? Los Angeles tops EPA rankings, (Bloomberg Businessweek, Apr. 10, 2014).
irem.org — Institute of Real Estate Management
ccim.com — Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute
sior.com — Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS®
uli.org — Urban Land Institute
boma.org — Building Owners and Managers Association
naiop.org — National Association of Industrial and Office Properties
crewnetwork.org — CREW
eBooks & Other Resources
The following eBooks and digital audiobooks are available to NAR members:
Commercial real estate investing (Adobe eReader)
Office building safety and health (Adobe eReader)
Books, Videos, Research Reports & More
The resources below are available for loan through Information Services. Up to three books, tapes, CDs and/or DVDs can be borrowed for 30 days from the Library for a nominal fee of $10. Call Information Services at 800-874-6500 for assistance.
Income/expense analysis: office buildings, (Chicago, IL: Institute of Real Estate Management, 2011). HD 1394 In7i
Green office buildings: a practical guide to development, (Washington D.C.: Urban Land Institute, 2005). NA 6230 G74
Before disaster strikes, (Chicago, IL: Institute of Real Estate Management, 2005). HC 62 In7bd
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