REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY

Emerging trends in real estate 2021

April 1, 2021

Emerging Trends in Real Estate® is a trends and forecast publication now in its 42nd edition, and is one of the most highly regarded and widely read forecast reports in the real estate industry. Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2021, undertaken jointly by PwC and the Urban Land Institute, provides an outlook on real estate investment and development trends, real estate finance and capital markets, property sectors, metropolitan areas, and other real estate issues throughout the United States and Canada.

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Plaza Construction

PLAZA CONSTRUCTION is one of the nation’s leading full-service Construction Management/General Contracting firms recognized for building value with vision. Our roots are based in real estate, investment and development management. Plaza's portfolio includes work across industries. Our uniqueness comes from understanding what it is to be the owner, the developer and the builder – a trifecta that is evident in Plaza’s core portfolio of prestigious commercial, corporate and residential properties.

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Senior Housing Development & Investment

whitePaper | May 24, 2022

As with some other real estate property categories, that reliable performance hit an extended rough patch after the onset of COVID-19. Operators halted or severely restricted property tours and move-ins; prospective residents, worried about serious illness, elected to remain in their homes. The industry’s valuation shrank from $475 billion at the end of 2019 to an estimated $437 billion as of the third quarter of 2021, according to Beth Mace, NIC’s chief economist & director of outreach. Profitability has also declined between 4 percent and 8 percent during the pandemic, estimates Mel Gamzon, principal at Senior Housing Global Advisors.

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7 Ways to Achieve a Net Zero Emission Building

whitePaper | June 7, 2022

The built environment has been one of the key contributors to rising emission levels across the globe, creating an immediate urge to build net-zero carbon emission buildings. A 2021 research paper titled – ‘How to build smart, zero-carbon buildings – and why it matters’ published by The World Economic Forum in 2021 reveals that buildings represent 39% of global greenhouse gas emissions, including 28% in operational emissions and 11% in building materials and construction.

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Real Estate Tokenization Based on the Blockchain

whitePaper | July 1, 2022

Real estate is one of the largest assets in the world, but it is also synonymous with low liquidity. Tokenization of real estate emerged in the era of real estate 4.0 as technological innovation to counter the low liquidity, long and expensive transaction process, and high entry threshold of the real estate industry. By Fractionalization, tokenization of real estate reduces the required capital that investors need. It is also based on blockchain and smart contract technology, which provides open and transparent information and greatly improves transaction efficiency. However, tokenization also faces the problems of low demand and insignificant economic benefits.

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A STABLE COIN BACKED BY THE PRIVATE HOUSING MARKET

whitePaper | August 25, 2022

In the last two years, the world has suffered through a global pandemic, an active war in Europe, a 6.5% global unemployment rate (and rising), and annual inflation rates, which have more than doubled from just one year ago. Naturally, this has had immense repercussions on the world markets and triggered global financial and economic crises that were simply unimaginable at the start of the decade.

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Innovation in the inventory era – digital transformation of the real estate industry in the Greater Bay Area

whitePaper | September 8, 2022

Prop-tech has become the main driving force for the latest real estate industry revolution and enterprise transformation. It has garnered significant interest as the real estate industry enters the era of inventory management. Under the dual pressures of China’s tightening housing policy and rising operation costs, real estate enterprises must break new ground for growth, entailing new approaches in management and operation. Meanwhile, demands from epidemic control, remote work and the overall trends in data integration have catalysed the rapid growth of prop-tech. This “new normal” has given the impetus for enterprises to undergo digital transformation.

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ABUNDX Whitepaper

whitePaper | June 30, 2022

One of the most universalsigns of success and prosperity is home ownership. It serves both as a source of stable, secure housing and as a long-term investment. The housing market is following a growing trend and is expected to continue to develop. While the main activities are carried out by thematic funds, rental management companies and construction companies, we note that citizens still face difficulties in accessing this market. These difficulties will be solved in the future thanks to the Blockchain industry, but also by Abundx, which will be an effective way to address the real need for democratisation of finance in the real estate industry.

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Spotlight

Plaza Construction

PLAZA CONSTRUCTION is one of the nation’s leading full-service Construction Management/General Contracting firms recognized for building value with vision. Our roots are based in real estate, investment and development management. Plaza's portfolio includes work across industries. Our uniqueness comes from understanding what it is to be the owner, the developer and the builder – a trifecta that is evident in Plaza’s core portfolio of prestigious commercial, corporate and residential properties.

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