CBRE: Tristate data center demand still strong, with inventory still limited

Data center vacancy in the tristate area reached an all-time low in 2020, according to CBRE, thanks in part to demand fueled by cloud providers, health care and financial institutions.

Technology can be crucial to health, safety in post-COVID office buildings

With some office workers returning to work in New Jersey, landlords have taken steps to keep them safe and healthy in their buildings. Those steps involve not only physical upgrades and new on-site technology, but the use of apps and digital platforms aimed at keeping employees informed, engaged and connected.

Smart building tech provides a path to energy savings, sustainability

Landlords and technology firms say tools such as smart meters, sensors and cloud-based platforms can help reduce a building’s carbon footprint, which can come with the equal or greater selling point of cost savings on energy.

Proptech is a door to opportunity for real estate firms

At Wiss, we are very pleased to partner on this very first feature on proptech and innovation in the premier real estate publication and website in New Jersey. Not only is real estate one of the core industries we serve, it’s an industry that’s ripe for technological evolution. And we are keen about helping those in the real estate and property sector see how proptech can help them thrive.

Design, construction technology holds great promise for those who can embrace it

A host of new technologies and other innovations are poised to transform the design and construction industry, experts say, but come with hurdles tied to adoption and integration.

Real estate firms will see substantial increases in efficiency by embracing accounting automation

The way companies work changed fast because of the COVID-19 pandemic, sending them scrambling to learn how to manage a distributed workforce and quickly transition to more automated processes. But, aside from enabling a distributed workforce, automation has much broader advantages for businesses.

Data-driven approach has proved crucial for upstart value-add investment firm

A fast-growing, Newark-based investment firm is thriving two years after its founding, using a trove of data and an in-house platform to help it identify potential sellers and properties.

Virtual tours, open houses providing exposure for commercial properties during pandemic

As pandemic continues, landlords and brokers have turned to virtual open houses and other tools to showcase their newly upgraded office buildings in New Jersey.

Denholtz Properties sees innovation as crucial to business operations, investor relations

Denholtz Properties has spent nearly a decade seeking to modernize and weave technology into virtually every facet of its operation, in an effort that became all the more pronounced in 2020.

Developer, founder of online soil marketplace, thriving in new role as tech entrepreneur

Launched in 2018 by a veteran builder, a new platform is serving as an online marketplace for construction professionals to locate, transport and acquire soil and aggregates.