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Mobility's impact on multifamily rents

Posted by Rachel Karitis on 4/27/18 10:45 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: MobilityScore, Real Estate, Real-Time Information, Multifamily, Commercial

Introducing: FlightScreen

Posted by Team TransitScreen on 3/27/18 11:36 AM

We heard you loud and clear — if we’re going to say we have every kind of transportation, then we need to have every kind of transportation. So now, that includes planes: FlightScreen has landed.

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Topics: Hospitality, Corporate Workplace, Real Estate, Real-Time Information, Smart Cities, Commercial

Placemaking at The Wharf

Posted by Rachel Karitis on 10/16/17 1:30 PM

What is placemaking? Project for Public Spaces breaks it down extensively here, but in short: Placemaking is about how we make cities and spaces into more than just streets and trees. It's about creating a place that people want to be, that's accessible, that's unique.

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Topics: TDM, Real-Time Information, Real Estate, Multifamily, Retail, Commercial

Dude, where's my shuttle?

Posted by Rachel Karitis on 5/30/17 10:58 AM

It’s no question that a huge factor in how people decide which apartment building to live in is based on its proximity to transit. This is especially true in large cities — after all, having everything you need near your home is why you don’t live in Idaho, right?

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Topics: Mobility, Corporate Workplace, Real Estate, Multifamily, Commercial, Real-Time Information

TransitScreen & JLL announce national partnership

Posted by Rachel Karitis on 2/24/17 1:48 PM

We're excited to announce our partnership with JLL (NYSE: JLL) to bring our real-time displays of comprehensive transportation data to lobbies of commercial office buildings across the United States.

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Topics: Company News, Real Estate, Commercial, Corporate Workplace

Five ways green building owners can measure sustainability

Posted by Rachel Karitis on 1/27/17 1:39 PM

Climate change is real — any arguments to the contrary are, well, not true. Buildings account for 70 percent of electricity consumption and 39 percent of carbon dioxide emissions in the United States. We as a company believe strongly in keeping our operations as green as possible however we can, whether it's buying renewable energy credits or making sure none of our employees commute to work in a car.

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Topics: Commercial, Real Estate, Multifamily

TransitScreen & LEED Points

Posted by Rachel Karitis on 12/20/16 5:31 PM

Environmental responsibility is more important than ever before. The world's collective building stock accounts for 49 percent of the world's energy consumption and 47 percent of global greenhouse gas emissions.

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Topics: Real Estate, Commercial, Multifamily