INSIGHTS

PRISM 2019 Award Winners Announced In Nashville
Anthony Buonicore Inducted into the Industry Hall of Fame Nine winners of the prestigious 2019 PRISM industry awards were celebrated on May 8th at a ceremony during the annual PRISM conference in Nashville, TN. The PRISM conference is sponsored by EDR, a LightBox company and the pioneering leader in property due diligence technology and data. The PRISM conference included professional development and networking for industry thought leaders, along with the fourth annual PRISM awards dinner where individuals and firms were… READ MORE >
PRISM 2019: CBRE’s SPENCER LEVY CONNECTS THE DOTS ON MEGA TRENDS
If you want to know how broader mega trends are impacting commercial real estate investment, you can’t do better than CBRE’s Spencer Levy. We were the lucky ones to have him deliver the… READ MORE >
  |   05.14.2019
LightBox Announces Acquisitions of Real Capital Markets and Digital Map Products
ACQUISITIONS ADD SIGNIFICANT NEW TECHNOLOGY CAPABILITIES, DATA AND INTELLIGENCE FOR REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS May 13, 2019 – Advancing its mission to empower decision makers through every step of the real estate workflow, LightBox… READ MORE >
  |   05.13.2019
PRISM Conference 2019 Expands Speaker Lineup with Influential CRE Futurists & Thought Leaders
Elie Finegold and Duke Long to Discuss the Impact of Autonomous Vehicles, AI, and Other Innovations on Property Risk Management and the Real Estate World as a Whole ELIE FINEGOLD: A true visionary… READ MORE >
  |   04.15.2019
ASTM Update: Revised E1527 Standard Anticipated for 2020
The ASTM E50 Committee on Environmental Assessments met in Denver in early April to discuss revisions to various property due diligence standards and the creation of new guide.   Updates READ MORE >
  |   04.10.2019
MBA of New York Real Estate Summit: The Skinny on Opportunity Zones
Are opportunity zones the “greatest thing since sliced bread?” or a “scam?” On Tuesday in Manhattan, I moderated a track at the Mortgage Bankers Association of New York’s Fifth Annual Real Estate &… READ MORE >
  |   04.04.2019
NEWS UPDATE: U.S. SBA Officially Adopts $500,000 Appraisal Threshold
The agency’s action brings its appraisal threshold in line with federal bank regulators. The U.S. Small Business Administration just announced an important change to its 7(a) and 504 loan program appraisal requirements, effective… READ MORE >
  |   03.28.2019
WithersRavenel Highlights Employee Selected for EDR's New Mentor Program
NOTE TO READERS: The following article was published by WithersRavenel, a full-service civil & environmental engineering firm in North Carolina. EDR selected one of their environmental scientists for our new Developing Leaders mentor… READ MORE >
  |   03.15.2019
MBA of NY Q&A with PRISM Speaker Brian Bailey, Fed Reserve Atlanta
“The larger banks are very disciplined in their commercial real estate lending, but when you get beyond that segment, there’s a significant competitive force that’s being applied to banks from the non-banks.” L… READ MORE >
  |   03.14.2019