The New Real is a research report showing the opportunities and gains to be made for anyone with an interest in commercial real estate.
Whether you are an owner or occupier, funder or investor, builder, developer or a technology provider, the built environment offers real opportunities for the forward thinking. In this report we have explored the gains on offer and applied our legal thinking to the challenges ahead.
With the smart buildings debate now moving into the boardroom, our research shows that of those surveyed:
- 56% think smart buildings will open up new revenue streams
- 59% think smart buildings will deliver business gains beyond energy efficiency
- 38% are taking the lead, changing their behaviours and acquiring new capabilities to benefit from smart buildings
Our thanks go to our collaborators at Henley Business School, CBRE, Digital Policy Alliance, Energydeck, Aberdeen Asset Management, Savills, Westfield, JLL, IFDS, WiredScore and many others for their time, innovation and insights, to ensure we future-proof our interests within The New Real and maximise the gains to be made.
News & Insights
Q&A: Who pays for fire-safe cladding?
Louise Clark and David Peachey look at who should pay for fire-safe cladding and when a rolling contract becomes a QLTA.
Don’t delay in documenting your disruption: court considers IT sourcing disputes and relief notices
The Court of Session in Edinburgh recently considered a dispute between an IT contractor supplying services to the Edinburgh City Council.
Tate Modern privacy case judgment
Today saw the much awaited judgment in the Tate Modern privacy case handed down by the High Court.