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The Pulse of Commercial Real Estate

What’s happening in real estate? How can you make smarter real estate decisions? Get creative ideas and solutions from your trusted advisors, the experts at Cresa Minneapolis.

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How We Help Companies Rethink Their Real Estate Strategy

One day a few years ago, we got a call from a longtime manufacturing client. “We need your help,” he said. “We…

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Tracking the “Amenities Boom” in Downtown Minneapolis

Image courtesy of Baker Center. Companies want to be in downtown Minneapolis, even if it means paying more to be there. In…

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2 Big Healthcare Trends That Affect Real Estate Decisions

Healthcare costs are soaring, government regulation is in constant flux and patient expectations are changing. What do these trends mean for long-term…

The Next 30 Years

Someone asked me recently what I predict about the future of the corporate real estate industry. Cresa Minneapolis is turning 30 years…

How Cobb Strecker Dunphy & Zimmermann Transformed their Work Space After 30 Years

The way employees work at most companies has changed a lot in the past 30 years. Leaders at Cobb Strecker Dunphy & Zimmermann,…

What automation means for your real estate strategy

What Automation Means for Your Real Estate Strategy

The switch to automation rocked the auto industry decades ago. Now, manufacturing and distribution companies in other industries are considering a move…

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Built to Last

Almost 30 years ago, I got an interesting offer to start something new. My colleague Bill Tobin was starting a new real…

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5 Blocks to Watch in Downtown Minneapolis

Downtown Minneapolis is an exciting place to live, work, shop and play these days. I’ve been working downtown since the 90’s and we’re…

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What I’ve Learned About Company Relocations: It’s All About the People

Deciding to relocate a business is a big deal. A relocation brings exciting opportunities for growth and change, but also requires a…

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30 Days of Impact for Refugees

During the month of May, Cresa is partnering with American Refugee Committee (ARC), a local nonprofit, to support ‘Doing the Doable’ for refugee…