Developers May Soon Feel the Workforce Woes Hitting Contractors

By: Ken Simonson Winter 2021/2022 Issue

Fewer workers, higher wages and vaccination issues roil the construction industry.

The Challenges of Building for Sustainability

By: Melissa Stok and Jess Horowitz Winter 2021/2022 Issue

It requires effort at every stage of the process, according to those in the field.

Rethinking Tall Buildings for Human Interaction

By: Ryan Mullenix, Greg Smith and Dr. John Medina Winter 2021/2022 Issue

Or, a developer, a neuroscientist and an architect walk into a skybar …

New & Noteworthy

By: Trey Barrineau Winter 2021/2022 Issue

An assortment of brief facts and figures about new and noteworthy development projects.

How Real Estate Tokenization Could Revolutionize Future Capital-Raising Efforts

By: Ryan Zega Winter 2021/2022 Issue

Selling fractional ownership of properties has the potential to unlock much more investment.

How Cultural Venues Can Elevate Mixed-Use Developments

By: Daniel Ordower Winter 2021/2022 Issue

These spaces provide the prestige — and foot traffic — that can help boost property values.

Cradle to Cradle: Understanding Whole Life Carbon

By: Alice Devine Winter 2021/2022 Issue

Complex calculations go into determining the environmental impact of construction.

Brownfields Redevelopment Requires a Cautious Approach

By: Ron Derven Winter 2021/2022 Issue

Strong industrial demand translates into rewarding investments for those willing to take on the risks.

Development / Ownership Articles from Previous Issues

By: Ron Derven
Fall 2021 Issue
This West Coast office REIT finds success by investing in creative office and studio properties.
By: Trey Barrineau
Fall 2021 Issue
An assortment of brief facts and figures about new and noteworthy development projects.

Fall 2021 Issue
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By: Philip Wilkinson and Teresa Bucco
Summer 2021 Issue
A project in Pittsburgh demonstrates the potential of activating common areas in older retail destinations.
By: Ken Simonson
Summer 2021 Issue
Costs for construction materials keep climbing amid shortages and supply-chain issues.
By: K.J. Jacobs
Summer 2021 Issue
Businesses that are young and growing might lean toward spec; older, established firms could favor build-to-suits.
By: Trey Barrineau
Summer 2021 Issue
Brief facts and figures about new and noteworthy development projects across North America.
By: Shantala Weiss
Summer 2021 Issue
Monumental stairs can inspire greater interaction, reduce energy costs, and improve employee health and fitness.
By: Daniel Castner, Brian Spence and Trevor A. Boz
Summer 2021 Issue
This fast-growing sector can be complex to navigate for developers.


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Spring Spring 2024 Issue

This issue includes a cover story on the Judson Mill District, a mixed-use textile mill revitalization project in Greenville, South Carolina. Other feature articles shine a spotlight on two innovative redevelopment projects that are converting closed auto assembly sites into new uses; the first locally grown, locally sourced mass timber building in the Southeast (Atlanta); and Marquette University’s Summer CRE High School Immersion Program.

Winter20232024Archive Winter 2023/2024 Issue

The winter 2023/2024 issue of Development magazine includes the boom in data center real estate development, economist’s take on what’s working and what’s not working in commercial real estate, a perspective on how artificial intelligence may reshape real estate, and a report on the outlook for capital markets, office, retail and industrial real estate.  

Cover Fall 2023 Issue

The fall 2023 issue of Development magazine features a cover story on NAIOP’s Developer of the Year, VanTrust Real Estate. Other articles include a look at a logistics prototype for dense urban areas, a conversation with author and demographer Joel Kotkin and the challenging renovation of a Seattle landmark.