Cracking the Code Between Smart Building Technology and HVAC Systems

by Serene Almomen, Ph.D. (CREE Director’s Note:  Dr. Serene Almomen is a Research Affiliate of the George Mason Center for Real Estate Entrepreneurship, was on the faculty of the Volganeau School of Engineering, and is the CEO and co-founder of Senseware, a smart building sensor company. This article first appeared as a blog post for Senseware.) […]

Continue Reading

What is the Automated Vehicle Policy Landscape After Uber?

By Kelley Coyner (CREE Director’s Note: The development of automated vehicles (AV) is of keen interest to the real estate industry due to game-changing implications for mobility, logistics, parking, and many other aspects of the built environment.  This article summarizes the federal and state public policy environment for AV after the fatal Uber AV crash […]

Continue Reading

CREE-sponsored Apartment Report Shows Strong Market with Changing Demographics

The latest Washington Metro Area Economy and Multihousing Market quarterly report issued by the research group at Newmark Knight Frank and sponsored by George Mason University’s Center for Real Entrepreneurship continued to show a stable regional apartment market with an active development pipeline supported by a strong regional economy. Absorption was strongest in Northern Virginia […]

Continue Reading