The ideas contained in this issue also represent the responsible outlook of an industry that demands the surety of the long-term view.

December 2, 2020

While COVID-19 has conjured visions of “the end” for some, history shows that catastrophes in the human story always lead to reinvention in culture and the built environment. Retail adapts to crisis and shows how providing a foundation and providing long-term value appreciation helps rebuild communities.

November 5, 2020

In the midst of a global pandemic, every industry is racing to adjust its business practices to meet new demands and prepare for an uncertain future. What does this mean for real estate finance and ESG?

October 20, 2020

As the COVID-19 virus spreads around the world, it introduces a whole new dimension to the question: do people follow jobs or is it the other way around? Today, the answer is as much about public health as it is about the interplay of economics and demographics. It all depends on where we are in a business cycle.

October 14, 2020

Being intentional and open in our dealings with our investors, employees, and communities will bring closeness to all our relationships—particularly between managers and investors.

October 6, 2020

With COVID-19, advancements in medical science and technology, and the surprise of Generation X, where’s the medical office sector headed next?

September 29, 2020

Because it’s ubiquitous, it’s easy to take infrastructure for granted. But when choosing metros for potential investment, understanding is essential.

September 24, 2020

Though mixed-use developments aren’t immune to COVID-19-related disruptions, demand is likely to grow as the crisis subsides.

September 15, 2020

The global health pandemic has turned office use on its head—so what does this mean for the future of the sector?

September 1, 2020

Asset management has always been integral to long-term value creation for real estate, and during crises, it can also guide how to navigate challenging conditions.

August 28, 2020

With emerging crises and uncertainties in economies, foreign relations, and social attitudes, the real estate industry is facing a paradigm shift of its own.

August 21, 2020

The year of COVID-19 has been rife with anxiety and unrest—nothing new for real estate, but what does it mean for the future of the industry?

August 19, 2020

Infrastructure, mixed-use communities, logistics, retail, ethics, asset management, demographics, and so forth—and a common thread of futurism that ties it all together.

August 19, 2020

Integral to AFIRE’s member mission is the need to create a space for experts to convene and discuss pressing questions that affect their own work and the success of their clients and their investments.

June 15, 2020