MINE, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mine City Active Tourism Committee holds a trial tour “MINE: Beauty and the Feast” for East Asian residents in Japan from January 12 (Sat.) to 14 (Mon.) 2019…

MINE, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Mine City Active Tourism Committee holds a trial tour “MINE: Beauty and the Feast” for East Asian residents in Japan from January 12 (Sat.) to 14 (Mon.) 2019 in order to improve its tourism attractions and foreign tourists friendliness. Approximately 30 participants go around the city from a cave to a small local bakery. Mine city is the countryside of Yamaguchi prefecture, the western end of the main island of Japan. It has one of the country’s largest karst plate

Belmond's ownership stake in properties makes it an outlier in the world of brand-only arrangements. It also gives it a leg up in the luxury world where real assets can…

Belmond’s ownership stake in properties makes it an outlier in the world of brand-only arrangements. It also gives it a leg up in the luxury world where real assets can matter more.
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Peace Necklace

Made from eco-friendly recycled brass, Inspired Pins’ jewelry collection centers around safety pin charms with a word crafted into one prong. Available in necklace or standalone pin form, they’re an…

Made from eco-friendly recycled brass, Inspired Pins’ jewelry collection centers around safety pin charms with a word crafted into one prong. Available in necklace or standalone pin form, they’re an intricate way to display positivity. Our pick is the “Peace” necklace version. It’s a hopeful expression printed in weighty, polished brass. And, $1 from every order goes to Equality Now and their efforts to help …

Social media synergy: Revving up your AEC firm’s content engine

Social media offers design firms and individuals alike the opportunity to tailor their communications to the audiences they hope to reach and influence. Both have pluses and minuses. A firm…

Social media offers design firms and individuals alike the opportunity to tailor their communications to the audiences they hope to reach and influence. Both have pluses and minuses. A firm can gain followers, but social media makes it very easy for individuals to reach others who share their specific interests.

Design firms know that just having a website and a blog aren’t enough, but social media complicates how they communicate.   

So, let’s simplify things. For design firms, only two “strands” of communication really matter.






Good News for Manhattan Apartment-Hunters: Rents Are Down Again

Median rents in Manhattan fell by 1.3 percent from a year earlier.

Median rents in Manhattan fell by 1.3 percent from a year earlier.

Here's How Much Amazon Will Pay in Rent at National Landing

The e-commerce giant will initially pay below-average rents for its Crystal City space.

The e-commerce giant will initially pay below-average rents for its Crystal City space.

Olafur Eliasson Brings 30 Icebergs to London

Visionary Icelandic-Danish artist and designer Olafur Eliasson, with the help of geologist Minik Rosing, set 30 iceberg, drawn from the waters inside Greenland’s Nuup Kangerlua fjord, along the banks of London’s…

Visionary Icelandic-Danish artist and designer Olafur Eliasson, with the help of geologist Minik Rosing, set 30 iceberg, drawn from the waters inside Greenland’s Nuup Kangerlua fjord, along the banks of London’s Thames. It’s the next installment of his “Ice Watch” series, which appeared at Place du Panthéon in Paris back in 2015. Visitors to the installation can climb on, taste, smell and listen to the pieces …

10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (December 13, 2018)

Economists have scaled down their interest rate increase projections to two next year, reports the Wall Street Journal. President Trump plans to steer more spending toward Opportunity Zones, according to…

Economists have scaled down their interest rate increase projections to two next year, reports the Wall Street Journal. President Trump plans to steer more spending toward Opportunity Zones, according to The New York Times. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.