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6 ways to make proptech deliver for your business

There is no doubt that investment in real estate technology is one of the key priorities right now.  89% of real estate businesses know they need to engage with proptech companies to adapt to the changing global environment.  However, only a third have...
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Future retail and technology: The Opportunity

$9.6 billion was invested in the commercial real estate technology sector in 2018. Technology is not a trend, it’s a total disruptor — and retail is at the forefront of the technological change. It’s an age of enlightenment. There are no limits...
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4 tips for prospective PropTech buyers

Commercial real estate investors will commit to spending 14% of all CRE capital into PropTech, according to Deloitte. At this point, it’s not a matter of if your company will adapt to a particular PropTech solution, it’s when. But, one size does not...
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3 ways to improve retail tenant experience

“Tenants who are most aware of experiential offerings or other related improvement initiatives are also more likely to renew, advocate for their existing landlord and pay a higher rent premium.” In fact, “decision-makers who are “extremely”...
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Blurring the lines: 360 degree engagement

Eighty percent of the $1.328 trillion spent on construction in 2017 was spent on of mixed-use developments, a number that only continues to rise. Another study found that “62 percent of millennials, 45 percent of Gen Xers and baby boomers, and 55 percent...
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How Mallcomm supports a world-class mall: Mall of America® Case Study

Background Mall of America, the largest retail and entertainment destination in the U.S., has introduced Mallcomm to engage with mall retailers, restaurants and attractions. The goal is to streamline communications and operations in one of the world’s...
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4 ways shopping centers can foster better relationships with tenants

Globally, almost 9 in 10 of those surveyed by Deloitte for their 2019 Commercial Real Estate Industry Outlook believe that PropTech will have a moderate to significant influence on the CRE industry. The weight of this change is felt heavily in shopping...
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One Chelmsford deploys Mallcomm to engage BID members

Business Improvement District (BID) One Chelmsford, has deployed a new technology for managing communications across its whole BID community of 500 members.   The One Chelmsford app is powered by Mallcomm – an award winning technology by Toolbox...
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People, not buildings

It’s no secret that the success of any physical building — a retail store, multifamily property, office complex, etc. — is driven by the people that use it. The customer, the tenant, the workforce, the users of the buildings — they are what drive...
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5 ways that real estate can implement operational efficiencies

Commercial real estate technology, or CRE tech, has quickly gone from being essentially an oxymoron to an entire force that is driving innovation and investments everywhere you turn. KPMG’s annual review of the real estate industry’s journey into...
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