Living Walls are Breathing Life into Urban Real Estate: Here’s How

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The most exciting trend in real estate is a growing, living thing – literally. Living walls are at the forefront of today’s most compelling design trends, and there are many reasons for this. You’ll see them at any number of places – high-end shops, trendy spas, upper-crust restaurants and hotels, intimate clubs, and pretty much anywhere looking to add some distinction to their design.

Here we’ll look at some of the benefits, the applications (both residential and commercial), the value that is added by using living walls, and how you – yes, you! – can create one easily, along with some of the best examples of living walls out there.

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Best Email Marketing Campaigns and Document Sharing Services For CRE

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Email may no longer be the darling of the techy set, but for business there is no single more effective marketing tool. Utilizing email marketing for real estate services and apps boosts the impact of your marketing plan and saves time in the bargain. Tools have been developed specifically for CRE that let you dazzle and fascinate your clients without spending your entire week on the task.

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4 Tips for Growing Your CRE Network

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The commercial real estate market offers the potential for excellent returns, and it’s increasingly becoming a game in which investors of any size can participate. Certainly major REITs and other investment groups have some advantages over the “little guy,” but with a few smart moves and tools, it can be easy to create the network you need to get in on up-and–coming deals that might be right for you.

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Finding a Diamond in the Rough: Your Value-Add Property Search

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When it comes to finding value in potential investment properties, small indicators can lead to big value. Let’s take a look at how to find the best value-add property. Considering many factors relating to a property’s potential value is essential to arriving at a realistic purchase price.  Investors are looking at local market information, factoring in the cost of construction and the renovation process, and in some cases they are able to see a better and more profitable use than what currently exists.

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9 Hot CRE Brokerages to Follow on Twitter

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No matter what industry you’re in, using social media as a networking tool and as a way to stay up-to-date on trends and events in the industry is always a great idea. Commercial real estate is no exception. Whether you’re looking to learn more about your particular market, want to stay abreast of changes in the industry, or simply want to network with your peers, add these top commercial real estate brokerages to your list of must-follows.

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