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Explore 10 trends impacting your commercial real estate decisions in 2021

While much of this year has remained in flux, the pandemic has accelerated numerous structural shifts that were well underway.

Several trends present opportunities and new ways of thinking about how real estate can be leveraged for the benefit of our economies, communities and the environment. Explore our 2021 Forecast for top trends to watch, including:

Deglobalization 2.0

Continued focuses on regionalization, localization, diversifying and de-risking supply chains are driving economies and real estate.

Love thy neighbourhood

Spending time closer to home could be the catalyst for reinvigorating some urban areas that need it most.


The emergence of new generations of retailers and consumers has put pressure on all aspects of the supply chain. It has also reignited debates around Last Mile delivery and the implications of e-commerce for physical retail.



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