Is your company looking for ways to reduce their utility expenses?  Perhaps you’re seeking a new, energy efficient facility and aren’t sure where to start. In theory “green leases” in which both the tenant and landlord benefit from energy efficiency improvements, are a no-brainer. In reality, tenants often hit resistance when trying to negotiate efficiency

What better way to wrap up a work week than by focusing on ways to reduce your bottom line while at the same time increasing top line revenue? Increasing budgetary pressures are forcing companies across the board to do more with less. To be competitive and maintain your margins, you need to explore alternative ways to

Cities around the US are adopting energy benchmarking ordinances geared at assessing the energy performance and efficiency of commercial buildings.  Chicago is the most recent city to introduce an energy benchmarking ordinance which would require buildings over 50,000 sq. ft. to track and verify their energy consumption. As the saying goes, you can’t manage what

Chevron Corp is the latest company to expand its Texas presence. The company is slated to build a new 50-story, 1.7 million sq. ft. downtown office tower. Chevron’s expansion will include the hiring of a projected 1752 additional workers, expanding its presence from 9,000 to nearly 11,000 employees. In a recent interview, Gov. Rick Perry

Back in January, we posted an article on the record high pollution levels in China.   Over the past 6 months, China has taken big strides in fighting pollution and climate change. With several of the world’s fastest growing cities and largest economic engines, China is taking a multifaceted approach to pollution control including ground up

When talking with real estate companies and professionals around the world, we’re often asked the question, “What is the business structure of iCORE, is it a network or a franchise?” The direct answer is – neither.  iCORE is organized more like PwC, and all other professional service firms.  A true partnership model.  In working with

According to CNN, the tally stands at 1,127 deaths and 2,438 live rescues. Experts cite extremely poor quality materials and violations of regulation as the cause of the building collapse. Poor working conditions, unsafe construction and unenforced building codes are all too common, and preventable, factors in these deadly events. So how has one of

[freespace], a movement dedicated to repurposing unused commercial space to bring communities together launched on June 1st in the heart of San Francisco, CA.  The group started with a 14,000 sq. ft. warehouse in SOMA.   First month’s rent was a mere $1. The driving question behind it all: What could you do if you

San Jose, CA. June 19 , 2013 – iCORE Global, the leading full-service commercial real estate provider, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with CORT Business Services, a Berkshire Hathaway Company.  iCORE has been providing commercial real estate services in over 267 major markets worldwide for the past 28 years.   Now, in addition to offering

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Have you ever wondered what it is exactly that puts a company ahead of the market? In the Commercial RE world, each client relationship and every single transaction can be directly influenced by technology and depending on the platform you use, it can ultimately increase or decrease the efficiency of the factors of your production.

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