Rise in Mixed-Use Properties Requires Updated Knowledge

“Rise in Mixed-Use Properties Requires Updated Knowledge” 
Boston Real Estate Times  – Feb 22, 2019

Mixed-use developments continue to rise, highlighting consumer preferences for structures that cater to a “live, work, shop, and play” lifestyle. A 2017 National Community and Transportation Preference Survey indicated that 62% of millennials, 45% of Gen Xers and baby boomers, and 55% of the silent generation want to live in walkable communities and prefer shorter commutes. With this influx of mixed-use properties, asset and property managers are increasingly being asked to be well-versed in residential, commercial AND retail disciplines.