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Can a One-Size-Fits-All Model Work for the Law Firm Office Space?
For the last twenty years, the move to single sized offices has been a hot topic for both law firm management and designers, who have traditionally chosen variable sized offices that reflect seniority within a firm. Outside of high-cost markets, law […] Read More
Desks By Reservation Only
Office Hoteling and Hot Desking Can Help Right-Size Your Real Estate and Cut Costs The sight of empty desks can send shivers down the backs of corporate real estate professionals. Yet some research suggests that nearly 50 percent of office space is […] Read More
Confronting the Conflict of Interest Dilemma in Commercial Real Estate Representation
Could a pair of decisions, made four months and half a world apart, threaten the future of dual-agency representation in commercial real estate? The idea may not be as far-fetched as it sounds. Read More
Canadian Coworking & Shared Office Study
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The shared workplace and coworking trend seen for some time in other countries has now officially arrived in Canada, and is poised to shake up the Canadian office space market like nothing before. Perhaps a slight exaggeration, but […] Read More
If Your Building is Sold, What Happens to Your Commercial Lease?
Your building has been sold. As an office tenant, that phrase could cause shivers of uncertainty and concern. What does a change in ownership mean for your lease? If your building is sold, what changes can the new owner make, and what rights to do […] Read More