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Performance: greater expectations to achieve – and evaluate – results

The third of our 6 Trends Driving Sustainability in Commercial Real Estate is performance, or the drive to make our buildings energy efficient and cost effective. As part of our Pillars of Responsible Property Investing initiative, we constantly pursue “high-performing” buildings through…

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January jobs report – strong numbers with some surprises

The Department of Labor reported on Friday that 227,000 were added in January, well ahead of market expectations. Wage growth was down from recent months, with average hourly earnings up only 2.5%. The unemployment rate bumped up slightly to 4.8% and the labor force participation rate inched up as…

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