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Commercial Real Estate Utilization Optimization and the C-Suite

Posted by Don Catalano on Jul 27, 2015


Calculating your company's commercial real estate utilization isn't an ungainly and ultra-complicated process. The mathematics underlying it is simple and, with the help of online calculation tools, you don't even have to do it. Instead, it just requires collecting a few numbers for each site.

Commercial real estate utilization is a metric that looks at the size of your space and at what you are doing with it. It can be calculated for any type of property and provides a quick check to see if a space is too small, too large or perfectly sized. Used strategically, your CRE utilization can also allow you to benchmark against the market.

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Commercial Real Estate Utilization Optimization and the C-Suite

Posted by Don Catalano on May 05, 2015



Managing commercial real estate utilization is a clear benefit for the CFO since it saves money. However, your company's portfolio is such a large part of who you are as an organization that a smoothly running optimized one benefits just about everyone in the C-suite. Here are some examples:

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How to Determine the Best Utilization Rate for Your Building

Posted by Don Catalano on Oct 10, 2013

A major challenge for any broker or corporate real estate professional involves commercial real estate utilization - identifying the actual use of individual rooms or spaces. Studies have shown that traditional offices have a utilization rate of 48% due to a variety of factors, including vacations, travel and sick days.

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How to Maximize Commercial Real Estate Utilization

Posted by Don Catalano on Dec 13, 2011

1. Floor Plan

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