Category Archives: Industry

Recap: CRE Chat – Environmental Due Diligence: How it can work for you and your clients

Last Thursday (July 23), Andy Kosse, Project Manager at Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc, provided CRCBR members a brief overview of the ASTM E1512-13 Standard for conducting Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (Phase I ESA). We learned its real purpose, … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Industry, Land Development, Webinar

SiteIndex Charlotte Hotsheet – July 27

Click here to view this week’s SiteIndex Charlotte Hotsheet (also below). View previous hotsheets here. Click to access Charlotte%20Hotsheet.pdf

Posted in Industrial, Industry, Local, Office, Retail, SiteIndex, SiteIndex Hotsheet

What role planning, development has in Charlotte’s push for upward mobility, equity

By Ashley Fahey Zoning laws, racist deed restrictions and government initiatives like urban renewal in Charlotte’s history helped create segregated neighborhoods, which can be seen vividly in the geographic “crescent” and “wedge” shapes in maps of household incomes and other … Continue reading

Posted in Industry, Land Development, Local

CRE Safety Tips: Do’s & Don’ts for Conducting Showings

With COVID-19, new guidelines are necessary to ensure the safety of brokers and their clients. CRCBR has compiled several safety practices for before, during and after a showing. Currently, Phase 2 is scheduled to end this Friday, July 17th at … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Industry, Local, Membership, Safety

Top 10 Issues Facing Commercial Real Estate

The COVID-19 pandemic—and its impact on businesses over the year ahead—is the leading concern among commercial real estate executives, according to The Counselors of Real Estate. The Counselors, a commercial trade group for CRE designees, surveyed its members to identify current … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Industry

US Economy Expected to Begin Recovery in Q3: ABA Forecast

The U.S. economy will experience about a 6% contraction this year, but will begin to recover from a severe second-quarter downturn in the third quarter, according to the latest forecast of the American Bankers Association’s Economic Advisory Committee. While the … Continue reading

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FORMS CHANGES COMING JULY 1 | Find out how they will affect you and your daily business

Changes to a number of residential, commercial and property management forms in the NC REALTORS® forms library will take effect July 1. A list of the forms that changed and a detailed summary of those changes are now available via … Continue reading

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SiteIndex Charlotte Hotsheet – Week of 6/8

Click here to view this week’s SiteIndex Charlotte Hotsheet (also below). View previous hotsheets here. Click to access Charlotte%20Hotsheet.pdf

Posted in Industrial, Industry, Local, Office, Retail, SiteIndex, SiteIndex Hotsheet

Industrial Headed For Short-Term Pinch, Long-Term Gain

By Benjamin Paltiel It’s no secret that industrial owners are more insulated from the current crisis than their peers in office, retail or hospitality. But projections from the world’s largest real estate services firm suggest that industrial real estate isn’t just … Continue reading

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Effects of COVID-19 Global Pandemic Predicted to Decrease US Office Demand

By Hany Guirguis and Timothy Savage Since March 2020, COVID-19 has markedly altered the U.S. macroeconomic landscape as states issued stay-at-home orders designed to limit the spread of the disease. Since the first U.S. case was identified in January 2020, … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Industry, Office, Reports