Entries by John McDermott

Adaptive Reuse – Preserving Culture in the Face of Progress

While many use the number of cranes in the sky and demolition crews on the ground to measure the progressiveness of a city, adaptive reuse gives a different meaning to the word progress. Today’s growing cities sometimes feel void of character and history: beige plaster and brick rectangular apartment buildings replace aging edifices and homes […]

Identifying and Managing CRE Investment Opportunities

The accessibility of commercial real estate investing opportunities is increasing, due in part to the advent of technology as well as new regulations. The willingness to invest is also increasing, but as is competition. Leveraging data and technology can help to differentiate your firm from your competitors and attract more of those investing dollars. From […]

eBook – The What, Why, & How of Opportunity Zones

The Opportunity Zone initiative has garnered a lot of attention over the last several years and remains a hot topic in commercial real estate. With a market size estimated to be in the trillions and over 9,000 designated zones throughout the US and its territories, the amount of interest and excitement around this initiative is not surprising.

Investor Management Services Sees Strong Start to 2019

Charlotte, NC: Investor Management Services (IMS), the leading investor experience platform for commercial real estate investment firms, today reported highlights from the first quarter, ending March 31, 2019. With strong performance quarter after quarter, IMS remained the fastest-growing software platform in CRE, providing real-time investment data to over 65,000 LP investors worldwide.   Major milestones […]