April 24, 2018

2018 CT Commercial Conference

On May 2, 2018… …the Connecticut Commercial Real Estate Alliance consisting of CCIM, SIOR, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Advance Realty,Amodio & Co and UConn’s Center for […]
April 23, 2018
8 Higher Ed Trends for 2018

8 Higher Ed Trends for 2018

A look ahead Early this year Education Dive put out an article highlighting  8 global trends impacting higher education. The article described things like the rise of automation that […]
April 3, 2018

What We Can Learn From Dunkin’

Colleges Run On Dunkin’ Well, not really. Or at least, not yet. Colleges, like many of us, run on coffee, and Dunkin’ Donuts is revamping the […]
March 21, 2018

Ellington residents contribute ideas to conservation plan

ELLINGTON — Residents and town officials on Thursday came up with ideas for the town’s updated Plan of Conservation and Public Development, saying the community should […]
March 13, 2018
Adoption of AR and VR technologies in Retail & CRE

Adoption of AR and VR technologies in Retail & CRE

Let’s get real Or not. Last December we talked about how retailers are using technology such as virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) to drive customer engagement […]
February 27, 2018

Opportunity Zoning – What to Know

Small communities across America may be getting some much-needed economic investment. Hidden in a quiet corner of the recently-signed $1.5 trillion tax cut is a provision that is […]
February 13, 2018
Goodwin College

On Campus at Goodwin College – An Interview with Brooke Penders

Goodwin College was founded in 1999 with the goal of transforming the former Data Institute, a small business technology training center, into a regional force for […]
January 26, 2018
Today's young talent is on the move

Today’s young talent is on the move

Capturing young talent is an ongoing conversation as cities and towns work to build economic success and sustainability. Young professionals have historically been more mobile (willing […]
December 1, 2017

Holiday Shopping Behavior 2017

Mobile Devices Will Impact Retail In New Ways This Holiday Shopping Season tis (almost) the season While you may not notice the person in front of you […]
June 9, 2017

Key Findings on Housing Affordability

Local governments increasingly cite high housing costs as a barrier to economic development.   Housing affordability in the United States has been a widely discussed topic […]
June 6, 2017

ICSC Distinguished Service Award – R. Michael Goman

The 2017 award from the Trustees of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) for distinguished service goes to R. Michael Goman of Goman+York Property Advisors, […]
May 15, 2017

Consultants, citizens discuss Canaan’s future Republican American

Sunday, May 15, 2016 1:05 AM EDT Consultants, citizens discuss Canaan’s future BY RUTH EPSTEIN Republican­American CANAAN — Those attending Friday’s economic development visionary session clearly […]