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
Clarification on Outsourcing Guidance for using Cloud in the Financial Services Sector – which rules apply?
Important announcements by the FCA and the EBA clarifying guidance on outsourcing to the cloud and third party IT Services.
KO for illegal streaming servers – the continuing fight against copyright infringement
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New guidelines arising from CMA review of online endorsement
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) launched an investigation into Social Media Advertising.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises shareholders on sale of Microsoft’s leading Office 365 partner, Content and Code
Charles Russell Speechlys has advised the founders of Microsoft 2018 Worldwide Partner of the Year, Content and Code, on the sale of IT Lab.