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5 Pointers for Selecting a Site for Your Business
Real estate

5 Pointers for Selecting a Site for Your Business

Choosing the right location for a company can be a challenge. Weigh the community, the competition and costs.
Jesse Torres
Who Will Step Up and Disrupt the Real Estate Industry?
Real estate

Who Will Step Up and Disrupt the Real Estate Industry?

Much like the media, taxi and hotel industries before it, smart entrepreneurs can and will inject new ideas and technology into a traditional market.
Brenton Hayden
Franchise

The Dirty Little Secrets Lurking in Your Franchise Contract

A real estate professional with multiple offices discovers critical terms of her business arrangement the hard way.
Stacey Alcorn
Underdogs Can't Win Being Copycats
Productivity

Underdogs Can't Win Being Copycats

Don't just look at the current best in your industry and do what they do. Try to be the best you, but feel free to borrow from unlikely sources.
John Brubaker
5 Keys in Negotiating an Office Lease
Real estate

5 Keys in Negotiating an Office Lease

It's a tricky business to find the right commercial space and set up optimal terms of agreement. Here's how to skillfully navigate.
Susie Algard
Big Data

Transparency Can Overcome Consumer Resistance to Sharing Data

People become squeamish about the idea of user information being analyzed so as to target, retarget and market to them. Sellers can handle this situation with care.
Joshua McClure
What to Know Before Selecting the Office Space of Your Dreams
Office Space

What to Know Before Selecting the Office Space of Your Dreams

Purchasing a commercial space to support a growing business can be a smart decision, but first examine the company's future and the alternatives.
Frank McCafferty
5 Reasons Real Estate Is, Once Again, a Prudent Investment
Real estate

5 Reasons Real Estate Is, Once Again, a Prudent Investment

The wreckage of the burst housing bubble has largely been cleared and mortgages are still historically low. America is ready to go home.
Brenton Hayden
Zillow to Acquire Chief Competitor Trulia in $3.5 Billion Deal
Mergers and Acquisitions

Zillow to Acquire Chief Competitor Trulia in $3.5 Billion Deal

Following a six-week courtship, two mega real-estate listings websites are joining forces to create a colossal database of digital listings.
Geoff Weiss
This Hard Rock Hotel Just Raised $1.5 Million Through Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

This Hard Rock Hotel Just Raised $1.5 Million Through Crowdfunding

Eighty-five investors can now say they own part of The Hard Rock Hotel in downtown Palm Springs, Calif.
Catherine Clifford
To Spur Real Estate Deals, Open Up the Data
Real estate

To Spur Real Estate Deals, Open Up the Data

If everyone had fast, accurate access to the marketed lease rate and square footage information, would efficiency rise?
Joshua McClure
Office Space

When Does it Make Sense to Use a Broker to Find Office Space?

Although there are situations when you should go it alone, the service of realtor has many benefits.
Susie Algard
Walk Into Your Pictures: 3-D Camera Maker Raises $16 Million in VC Funding
Photography

Walk Into Your Pictures: 3-D Camera Maker Raises $16 Million in VC Funding

Mountain View, Calif.-based Matterport develops technology that allow users to capture images and turn them into 3-D models that can be explored. A current application is providing a way for real-estate listings to be walked through.
Catherine Clifford
3 Other Ways Entrepreneurs Can Use Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding

3 Other Ways Entrepreneurs Can Use Crowdfunding

While crowdfunding has become a popular means of raising investment by giving rewards, there are some emerging platforms that want to take crowdfunding one step further.
Adam Toren