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As the commercial real estate industry evolves, so too will the Internet and wireless networking. By 2022, it is expected that the number of U.S. smart phone users will climb to 271 million. As this happens, telecom providers must add capacity, and tower companies will provide them with infrastructure to support that capacity. This should present some unique opportunities for commercial property owners to pursue additional revenue channels.