Industry Leaders

Appraisal: It will continue to be a brave new world for appraisers in the coming years
In 1931 Aldous Huxley wrote the novel, Brave New World, which portrayed negatively a futuristic society governed by a type of new world order. Real ...

Architecture: How to utilize solar panels to reduce electricity expenses and energy
Owners are looking to find ways to reduce their electricity expenses. One way to accomplish this is to limit the use of electrical consumption. Most ...

Engineering: Innovative approaches to data center modernization; Meeting current needs and future goals
Recently, JFK&M Consulting Group worked with a key financial client on modernizing and expanding their critical data center. The client's new data center would need ...

Investments: Net-lease owners think green; Doing good for the environment might be good for business too
In today's real estate environment, owners and operators are always looking for ways to decrease costs inherent in most real estate and substantiate expenses for ...

Insurance: 2014 property insurance market outlook: Prop. owners expect to see premiums flatten in 2014
Just like any other industry, the property insurance market works in a cycle: Prices rise; referred to as a "hard market," and prices fall; referred ...

The Besen Group reports a successful 2013 and 25th anniversary; Distinguished by increased transactional volume
2013 marked not only the 25th anniversary of the Besen Group but also the first full year for Besen Special Assets. Jonathan Horn, managing partner ...

VTS raises $7 million in new funding to expand software platform
View The Space (VTS), one of the fastest growing software companies in commercial real estate, has raised $7 million dollars in new funding to expand ...

Law: Zoning laws: Courts ensure the rules of the game are known to all competing interests
Zoning laws change constantly. The various government agencies tasked with creating, interpreting, implementing and enforcing the various zoning laws face a thankless job where few ...

NY Economic Development: Greater Binghamton: One of the most innovative economies in North America
If your company is considering an expansion or relocation in 2014, Greater Binghamton may be the perfect place. Our region is within easy reach of ...

Property Management: Governor Cuomo implements extensive amendments to Rent Stabilization Code on January 8th
On January 8th, after an extensive period of proposed amendments to the Rent Stabilization Code, governor Cuomo's office revealed the changes were officially implemented. Despite ...