When serendipity and the road to Net Zero collide, great things happen
Dubbed ‘The World’s Leading Real Estate Tech Expo’, Propel by MIPIM has become a firm favourite in the calendars of global proptech businesses in recent years, writes Sara Donnelly. Bringing together some of the greatest minds in real estate and some of the most exciting tech innovators is always sure to kick start impactful and game changing conversations.
Landlords face insurance pitfalls as buildings get smarter
Cyberattacks are one of the greatest threats facing buildings as they become connected and smart, but ensuring smart buildings are insured for cyber threats is also becoming increasingly difficult, writes James McHale.
Why planners need to think big on the environment
Environmental change impacts us through global warming and biodiversity decline. Both respond to each other, and right now that feedback is negative. The planning profession has the tools needed to take up this call and we, as planners, must act. It will require a new manifesto, writes Jeremy Hinds, planning director at Savills.
Key takeaways from EXPO REAL 2022
EXPO REAL welcomed almost 40,000 real estate professionals to Munich last week, writes Melis Karabulut of Spaceflow. The event was almost as buzzing as it used to be before the pandemic, and more engaging, fun, sustainable and progressive than ever before.
Savills: short-term wins on energy costs mustn’t overshadow long-term goals
Sustainability is a consideration that has permeated every aspect of the built environment, write Matthew Fitzgerald and Kelcie Sellers. In the face of an immediate energy price crisis, landlords must retain sight of the long game.