Multifamily market trends 2018: What the experts are saying

“The supply of condos out there is high end and much larger in size,” said Tom Weeks, Executive General Manager for Development, Lendlease. Photo: Pixabay

  

Multifamily Housing | September 19, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

The growth of keyless entry solutions and demand for oversized units are among the trends and ideas shared at Marcus & Millichap’s 2018 Multifamily Forum in Chicago.

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Energy Efficiency | July 02, 2018 | Star Building Systems |

There is an efficient system for mounting solar panels to roofs and turning roof real estate into raw power.

Codes and Standards | June 29, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

‘Alternative’ method now mainstream for nonresidential, highway/street, and water/wastewater construction projects....

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Courtesy Stanford Health Care

Healthcare Facilities | June 28, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The facility recently celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Glass and Glazing | June 28, 2018 | Elizabeth Cotton |

A product like LUXCLEAR® Protect, an anti-corrosion glass from AGC Glass North America, can help glass-enclo...

Architects | June 28, 2018 | LPA Blog |

The challenge is to design makerspaces that work, spaces that function as a tool for educators to produce better stud...

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Codes and Standards | June 28, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

May be only way to meet needs as ranks of construction workers decline.

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Architects | June 27, 2018 | Leo A Daly

He will lead the firm’s global planning, architecture, engineering, and interiors practice worldwide.

The Orchards at ORENCO

The Orchards at ORENCO (Phase I), by REACH Community Development, Ankrom Moisan Architects, William Wilson, Stonewood Structural Engineers, Humber Design Group, RDH, Green Hammer, PAE Consulting Engineers, American Heating, Merit Electric, PMC, Walker Macy, and Walsh Construction. Photo: Casey Braunger / Ankrom Moisan Architects

   

Multifamily Housing | June 27, 2018 | Robert Cassidy, Executive Editor

If you haven’t looked seriously at “passive house” design and construction, you should.

Codes and Standards | June 27, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Vulnerable buildings have welded columns and beams.

Kaneohe Kailua Wastewater Conveyance and Treatment Facilities project aerial view
Industrial Facility | June 27, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The new sewer tunnel and pump station help enhance Oahu’s utility infrastructure.

Healthcare Facilities | June 26, 2018 | GS&P Dialogue | Stephan K. Gartman, RA, LEED AP

Offering the one-two punch of cost savings and convenience, ASCs are increasingly becoming the venue of choice for bo...

Codes and Standards | June 26, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

New policy is likely a first in the nation.

Market Data | June 26, 2018 | Yardi Matrix

Outsize development activity in some major metros could increase vacancy rates and stagnate rent growth.

Verde Center at Peachtree

Rendering courtesy of Ryan Companies

Healthcare Facilities | June 26, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Construction is anticipated to begin on the initial phase in mid-2019.

Moisture Control/Building Envelope | June 25, 2018 | WR Meadows

The Wayne State University Mike Ilitch School of Business qualified as an ABAA project and was checked for continuity...

The Point, aka Pierce Boston is a new 34 story luxury residential tower in the Fenway neighborhood of Boston, home of the Boston Red Sox’ Fenway Park. The LATICRETE SUPERCAP System proved it was the solution to a time, cost and worker safety problem. 

Flooring | June 25, 2018 | LATICRETE SUPERCAP

Time and money are both precious and often too easily compromised on construction projects. This study proves how on...

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Education Facility | June 25, 2018 | GenslerOn | Santiago Rivera

Known as the Teacher coLab, the rejuvenated space takes inspiration from academic incubators in higher education.

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Codes and Standards | June 25, 2018 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

An Action Guide for Leaders offers answers to critical IPD questions.

The new 603,000-sf outpatient facility on the Richmond campus of Virginia Commonwealth University will consolidate many of VCU Health's services. Image: VCU

University Buildings | June 25, 2018 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

New buildings for outpatient care, engineering, and rehabilitation of serious injuries and debilities are scheduled t...

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Industrial Facility | June 25, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The warehouse will be Amazon’s fourth in Michigan.

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In her talk at Accelerate Live! 2018, micro-buildings design expert Aeron Hodges, AIA, Senior Designer/Manager Stantec Architecture, explored the key drivers of the micro-buildings movement, and how the trend is spreading into a wide variety of building typologies. Photo: BD+C

Accelerate Live! | June 24, 2018 | BD+C Staff

BD+C’s second annual Accelerate Live! AEC innovation conference (May 10, 2018, Chicago) featured talks on AI...

Roofing | June 22, 2018 | Owens Corning

A cross-functional team collaborated throughout the three-phased VRA construction.

Building Team | June 22, 2018 | Constructive Thinking Blog | Julie Hyson

Outside of drawing up a well-written contract, owners often overlook a key attribute that can significantly impact th...

Market Data | June 22, 2018 | Yardi Matrix

New report says strong economic fundamentals outweigh headwinds.

Data center design by Snohetta

Rendering: Snøhetta/Plompmozes

Data Centers | June 22, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The concept has been dubbed The Spark.

Design Innovation Report | June 21, 2018 | BD+C Staff

Does bringing nature inside really help improve the well-being of occupants? Will Katerra’s business strategy remake...

Flooring | June 21, 2018 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Project evolution from Ceramiche Caesar, Eminent Wood Maximum from Fiandre, and Voyage from Landmark are just three o...

Market Data | June 21, 2018 | AIA

Architecture Billings Index enters eighth straight month of solid growth.

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Retail Centers | June 21, 2018 | CallisonRTKL blog | Matthew Usbeck

We talk a lot about how the retail landscape, particularly in the realm of shopping malls, has changed in this world...

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