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You clearly understand the value of a building operations system and are able to evaluate the basic features and functions you need at a minimum in order to operate. But how can you determine if your current process and/or provider is limiting your ability to truly impact operational performance?
Have you felt it? That buzz sweeping through CRE? Tech, tech, TECH! Everywhere I turn, I see articles like CRE Tech Trends for 2015; events like CRE // Tech Intersect, DisruptCRE and Realcomm (dedicated solely to emerging and established technologies); and new resources for CRE tech News.
With so many options to choose from, why do you go back to eat at that same restaurant, shop at the same department store, or choose to fly the same airline? While there might be many potential answers here, I know one to always be true: These businesses meet or exceed your expectations with the […]
Safely, efficiently, and profitably managing the facility operations of a medical office building is a challenge. As the service expectations of medical office tenants continue to evolve, property and facility managers must be prepared to evolve as well.
Data technology and analysis is necessary now more than ever because of the changing demands of decision makers and the increasing amount of data available. But property data is meaningless unless it empowers your team to take action, make operational improvements, or improve service delivery. So what can you do to ensure your team is able to manage by exception?
Building Engines is proud to announce our very own SVP Scott Sidman will be a panelist at the IREM Asset & Property Management Symposium in Dallas, Texas tomorrow, May 12.
Let me start off by saying that I think the Kingsley Survey is an incredibly important tool for owners and manager to asses tenant satisfaction. It’s the holy grail of tenant surveys. And it’s great for just that – taking a look back at the year and giving an overall assessment. But humor me for a minute as I point out a few ways I think it falls short, why it should be one piece of a comprehensive performance management strategy, and why I want to challenge you and your team track tenant satisfaction day-to day in your building(s).
In the highly competitve CRE market, it isn’t enough to simply have a property website… You need to make sure prospective tenants are actually seeing it! Unfortunately, many property owners and managers don’t know where to start.
What started with a spark is now a raging wild fire. And like any good fire, the only way to keep it burning is with the regular addition of wood to the flame. CRE tech is experiencing explosive growth and new tools and providers are hopping into the blaze almost monthly. We recently made a graphic to try to make sense of it all.
We’re excited crown McKinley Ricks, Chief Engineer, Divaris Property Management as the 2015 Maintenance Hero!
For this “Flashback Friday” moment, we’re sharing one of our most popular webinars, Supercharge Your PM Program. Tony Shaker, founder and CEO of ENfinity Partners and a 20-plus-year operations & maintenance veteran, breaks down the fundamental best practices of a Preventive Maintenance Program in this 35-minute video.
Retail property management teams have to be master jugglers – working fast and on-the-go to respond to many tenants, properties and vendors. Fortunately, web and mobile tools make it easy.
Certificate of insurance (COI) tracking is a vital risk-management activity. Without an efficient process and visibility into this critical area, you may needlessly expose yourself and your insurer to potential liability.
When it comes to commercial real estate, social media is no longer something that we’re just sort of experimenting with. We’re now past the mobile tipping point with 80 percent of Internet users having a smart phone. Most people are starting their research about companies on mobile and on search engines like Google.
If you’re doing things the way you always have, you know by now that someone, somewhere is figuring out how to make you obsolete. One of the easiest ways to spark a culture of high performance is through new technology tools.