A year ago Jack Sibley made headlines when he moved from being an R&D intern to heading innovation and technology strategy at Nuveen Real Estate, aged 23. Paul Unger caught up with him in the Cannes sunshine.
As the number of people renting for the long term soars and new models such as co-living enter the marketplace, the residential letting industry is becoming increasingly competitive. Could IoT be the solution to developing rentals that stand out to customers?
The World Economic Forum says full-scale digitisation of the construction industry could generate up to $1.7tn in annual cost savings worldwide. Professor David McClean of Aberdeen's Robert Gordon University urges the industry and education institutions to plan for the skills needed for this, now.
Anthony Gahan, founder of IPSX, the first securities market for commercial real estate, due to begin IPOs in London in the next few months, says the pipeline of properties lining up to list totals billions of pounds.