New Applications for Data Analytics in Commercial Development

By: Shawn Moura, Ph.D. Spring 2023 Issue

A new report from the NAIOP Research Foundation examines how these technologies are being used in site selection and design.

Buffalo, New York: A New Take on Grit

By: Tom Kucharski and Brandye Merriweather Spring 2023 Issue

A Rust Belt city rebounds thanks to catalyzing state and federal investments.

Novus Innovation Corridor: A Model for Modern Cities

By: Charley Freericks Spring 2023 Issue

In Arizona, a new mixed-use development harnesses the power of universities to shape urban life.

Mexico: Nearshoring, Foreign Investment Create Industrial Opportunities

By: C. Kat Grimsley, Ph.D. and Héctor Salazar Sánchez, Ph.D. Spring 2023 Issue

COVID-19 drew greater attention to this growing market where the fundamentals are strong.

Compensation Takes Center Stage in A Challenging Market

By: Christopher Lee Spring 2023 Issue

Survey shows that commercial real estate firms must focus on finding and retaining top talent in 2023.

Supply Chains Improve, But Labor Lags

By: Ken Simonson Spring 2023 Issue

Construction firms continue to struggle to find workers.

Cutting-edge Research That Has an Impact

Spring 2023 Issue

The NAIOP Research Foundation's annual report highlights the relevant studies, activities and deep dives to come in 2023 and beyond.

Business / Trends Articles from Previous Issues

By: Ken Simonson
Winter 2022/2023 Issue

A shortage of workers is forcing builders to pay higher wages.

By: Robert Dunphy
Winter 2022/2023 Issue

The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law could help improve the movement of products through supply chains.

By: Eric Aderneck and Russell Whitehead
Winter 2022/2023 Issue

Quick-delivery services could have a significant impact on streets, curbs and parking in cities.

By: Trey Barrineau
Winter 2022/2023 Issue

NAIOP brought together national research directors and academics to discuss the return to the office, the future of industrial and other topics.

By: Aled Jenkins
Summer 2022 Issue
Construction loan monitoring identifies problems early in the process before they become costly headaches.

Spring 2022 Issue
The NAIOP Research Foundation's annual report highlights the relevant studies, activities and deep dives to come in 2022 and beyond.
By: Rob Naso
Summer 2021 Issue
A new framework for mitigating disease in the office focuses on air quality, changing behaviors and building occupant trust.
By: Jim Villa
Summer 2021 Issue
Partnerships, planning and perseverance are all critical components of a unique project in Milwaukee.
By: Scot Murdoch
Summer 2021 Issue
The pandemic forced the industry to adapt quickly to meet soaring demand.


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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.