Experts’ Corner is a section for discussions and insights on various topics that affect real estate featuring our field of experts.
Picture perfect: Designing your retail space for social media-savvy customers
With 1.67 billion active users across the APAC region, social media is having a transformative effect on businesses and consumers across industries. Brick-and-mortar retail has been at the front line of this change, with social media redefining the shopper lifecycle from product discovery to customer loyalty
Smart Buildings: An Integrated Future for Facilities Management
Transforming the landscape of facilities’ efficiency and management, smart buildings deliver useful, integrated and smart services that make occupants productive at the lowest cost and environmental impact over the building life cycle. Fundamentally, technology enables the convergence of siloed systems and processes into an integrated workplace management and operations framework.
3 Ways Smart Contracts Will Power Automated Leasing
Many of you will have heard about blockchain technology over recent years. Rocketed to public consciousness by its most high-profile use case, the cryptocurrency Bitcoin, blockchain technology is forecast to have a hugely disruptive impact on a whole host of industries, from finance to shipping. Real estate is no exception.
Placemaking and Vibrancy: Ingredients for Innovation
In Singapore, we are seeing more examples and evidence of how public spaces and even common spaces in buildings and workplaces, have been successfully transformed by adhering to basic principles of placemaking that include community engagement; stakeholder input; and curated programming.