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Rachel Karitis

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Electric scooters: What's the deal?

Posted by Rachel Karitis on May 9, 2018 9:30:00 AM

You've been reading all about the different electric scooter options hitting the streets. (Is it the future of transit? Is it a fad? Nobody knows yet!) But what's the difference between all of them, and what do you really need to know?

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Topics: Smart Cities, Real-Time Information, Mobility

The 5 hottest commercial office trends

Posted by Rachel Karitis on May 3, 2018 4:07:43 PM

The workplace is changing rapidly. The hours people spend at work are increasing (or decreasing, depending on who you ask). The needs of the average worker is changing, and with it are the responsibilities of the modern commercial real estate developer and owner.

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Topics: Real Estate, Corporate Workplace, Commercial

TDM101: Vancouver, a city ahead of its time

Posted by Rachel Karitis on Apr 30, 2018 1:41:52 PM

Let's talk about Vancouver.

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Topics: Smart Cities, Real-Time Information, TDM, Mobility

Mobility's impact on multifamily rents

Posted by Rachel Karitis on Apr 27, 2018 10:45:32 AM

We've suggested before that proximity to public transit is a bigger factor in searching for a multifamily apartment than in traditional home-buying. Now, we've got the data to back it all up.

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Topics: Real-Time Information, Multifamily, Real Estate, Commercial, MobilityScore

Revisiting: Try biking to work!

Posted by Rachel Karitis on Apr 25, 2018 5:53:48 PM

You probably already know how much we like bikes over here. Last year, we wrote about the importance of Bike to Work Day. The year before that, we wrote about 7 reasons to give bikeshare a chance.

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Topics: Smart Cities, TDM, Corporate Workplace, Bikes