Thought Leaders


Colliers is a leader in global real estate, offering comprehensive services to investors, property owners, tenants and developers around the world. With professionals in 68 countries worldwide, we are united by our spirit of enterprise. We take initiative, think creatively, collaborate to achieve and use our expertise to innovate. Our 15,000 employees embrace a culture of service excellence. We strive to deliver the best service experience, in both the business results we achieve and through personal attention, to exceed our client's expectations.

  • Global Investor Outlook: Will 2023 Bring Stabilization?

    Brian A. Lee | December 21, 2022

    Reactions to the debt void, a return to safety, and active ESG priorities will help shape global real estate performance, according to Colliers report.

  • Don't Count Retail Out! Current Capital Markets Environment

    Tasha Norman | December 16, 2022

    There are returns to be made for retail investors with a plan says Colliers in this video from the ICSC NY 2022 event.

  • Is STNL Post-Peak?

    Brian A. Lee | October 24, 2022

    While industrial properties take the lead in the single-tenant net-lease sector, overall investment volume is softening, according to Colliers' report.

  • US Retail Report: Prices Rise, But There Are Still Opportunities

    Brian A. Lee | September 29, 2022

    Despite inflation concerns, retail CRE players still see opportunities thanks to strong consumer spending and growth in investment sales volume, the Colliers report finds.

  • Industrial CRE Has All the Right Moves

    Brian A. Lee | July 25, 2022

    Continuing its record-setting pace, the industrial sector feeds off access and fuels alternatives, according to a Colliers study.

  • How Retail Capital Markets Stack Up Against Other Asset Types

    HOLLY AMAYA | June 10, 2022

    The sector has converted skeptics as it emerges from the pandemic stronger, says Colliers' El Warner and Anjee Solanki in the exclusive video from ICSC 2022 Las Vegas.

  • How Big Is the Big Box Space?

    HOLLY AMAYA | June 9, 2022

    According to Colliers' Stuart Thain and Anjee Solanki in this exclusive video from ICSC 2022 Las Vegas, the next big thing for the category may come from an unexpected source: it's land.

  • What Will the Future of Work Look Like?

    Brian Lee | May 18, 2022

    Knowing the major work challenges and adopting the right alignment approach will help organizations successfully reimagine their workplaces, according to Colliers' study.

  • Strength Amid "Transformational" Shifts for STNL

    Brian Lee | April 25, 2022

    CRE investors sought security during the pandemic which resulted in record volumes in the single-tenant and net-lease sector, according to Colliers report.

  • Colliers Partnership Powers Data Centers to Next Level

    Brian Lee | November 29, 2021

    Major data center trends, the global CRE leader's footprint and BCS Data Center Operations' expertise align for first-of-its-kind partnership.

  • How DEI Impacts Stretch Beyond the Headcount

    Brian Lee | October 19, 2021

    Colliers' DEI program raises awareness, boosts fairness and expands opportunity while leveraging 'stronger together' for corporate benefit.

  • Is the Office Market Stabilizing?

    Brian Lee | September 30, 2021

    While many companies ponder a return to the office and plan hybrid work models, office market experts are keeping an eye on net absorption and sublease space.

  • The Return to Office Ins & Outs

    Brian Lee | August 30, 2021

    The right return to office approach not only helps business performance, it also supports talent retention and acquisition.

  • How EVs Are Charging Their Own Path for Retail

    Brian Lee | July 28, 2021

    EVs are shaping a new way in transportation. Will they do the same for auto retail as well?

  • What's Next for Flex?

    Brian Lee | June 16, 2021

    The pandemic triggered uncertainty in the office sector, and reinforced the need for more flexibility, according to Colliers International.

  • Why Life Sciences Are Experiencing a New Vitality

    Brian Lee | May 20, 2021

    The sector has grown in size and interest from investors and developers, according to Colliers.

  • Why Flight to Stability Is Fueling STNL Investment

    Brian Lee | April 19, 2021

    While the pandemic laid low many CRE markets, it highlighted even more investment advantages in the single tenant net lease sector, according to Colliers report.

  • Investor Sentiment Points to a Strong 2021

    Brian Lee | March 15, 2021

    The outlook suggests strong fundamentals and attractive alternatives will highlight 2021, according to Colliers report.

  • How the Pandemic Is Changing CRE Through Innovation

    Brian Lee | February 4, 2021

    Facing a once-in-a-century pandemic might've felt like backs against the CRE wall, but instead the industry has gone back to the future.

  • An Office Environment Unlike Any Other

    Brian Lee | August 27, 2020

    How will the pandemic and the 'largest social experiment of all time' change the office sector?

  • Why Salt Lake City Is Primed to Lead Post-Pandemic

    Brian Lee | August 18, 2020

    Strong fundamentals and major projects help Utah's capital city regain its real estate altitude.

  • CRE Investor Clarity Leads to Renewed Optimism

    Brian Lee | July 30, 2020

    Deal volume should return to normalcy in 2021, according to Colliers International's Investor Sentiment Survey.

  • How Communication Will Be Vital to a Safe Return to the Office

    Brian Lee | June 29, 2020

    While COVID-19 has led to social distancing, communication should bring people together in an informed, unified approach to reopening workspaces.

  • Podcast;Thought Leadership

    A Global Perspective | How Retail Will Emerge from the Pandemic

    Anjee Solanki, National Director, Retail Services, Colliers and Neil Saunders, Managing Director, GlobalData Retail | June 29, 2020

    This conversation between Anjee Solanki, national director of retail services at Colliers International, and Neil Saunders, managing director at GlobalData Retail, will look at what the pandemic has done to retail globally.

  • Podcast;Thought Leadership

    Post-Pandemic Shopping Realities

    Anjee Solanki, National Director, Retail Services, Colliers and Neil Saunders, Managing Director, GlobalData Retail | June 15, 2020

    As many businesses prepare for reopening, it is crucial to understand how to adapt to the new retail landscape. It is important to follow the changes in consumer behavior as they could unlock opportunities for commercial real estate organizations.

  • How to Leverage Technology to Adapt to COVID-19

    Brian Lee | May 28, 2020

    Companies rely on virtual value and innovative tools to navigate a changed CRE reality.

  • How COVID-19 Is Changing the Office Tenant-Landlord Relationship

    Brian Lee | April 20, 2020

    Landlords seek cover versus COVID-19 amidst some difficult office sector realities.

  • How Occupiers Can Adapt to the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Brian Lee | April 9, 2020

    There's even more value in versatility as tenants adjust their approach to current team and future spatial needs.

  • Why Data Centers Demand a Place in Your Portfolio

    Brian Lee | March 23, 2020

    Data centers are getting a lot of CRE attention with spending on public cloud computing forecast to more than double in four years.

  • Raleigh Is Taking off with Investors at a Heightened Scale

    Lisa Brown | December 20, 2019

    J. Scott Adams will oversee the new Colliers operation in Raleigh and recently shared insights on how the firm is committed to being the market leader in Raleigh, across the Carolinas and beyond in this EXCLUSIVE.

  • Office Market Ends Year on Solid Ground

    Lisa Brown | November 25, 2019

    Stephen Newbold, national director of office research in the US for Colliers International, recently discussed trends, challenges, technology amenities, flexible workspace and how WeWork's potential downsizing could affect the office market in this EXCLUSIVE.

  • Colliers' New NW Region President Sees Many Growth Opportunities

    Lisa Brown | October 28, 2019

    Kevin Morgan will lead the region's operations and business strategy with a focus on client service as well as developing, recruiting and retaining top professionals, learns in this EXCLUSIVE.

  • How Age Groups Are Challenging the Health System Revenue Model

    Lisa Brown | September 30, 2019

    In this EXCLUSIVE, Shawn Janus, national director of healthcare with Colliers International, recently discussed how it's incumbent on the healthcare industry to consider almost every age group when designing facilities.

  • Pittsburgh's Growth Spurt is Due to Tech Surge

    Lisa Brown | August 30, 2019

    In this EXCLUSIVE, Dick Cassetti, Colliers International Pittsburgh market leader, and Lisa Mikolay, Pittsburgh operations manager, recently discussed Colliers' recent growth in Pittsburgh and plans for increasing market share in the region with tech at the forefront.

  • Real Estate Gives Wellness a Home for Longevity 

    Lisa Brown | August 8, 2019

    In this EXCLUSIVE, Anjee Solanki of Colliers International discusses how wellness, including CBD products, are becoming mainstream and whether these concepts have the potential to heal what ails today’s aging and younger population.    

  • What Are the Keys to Broker Retention?

    Lisa Brown | July 2, 2019

    Once firms start connecting the physical workspace, workplace culture and have a management team in place to assist their professionals to transact and win business, it becomes a winning combination, Colliers' David Josker observes in this EXCLUSIVE.

  • Scoping Out Changing Retailer/Landlord Dynamics

    John Salustri | June 5, 2019

    In this exclusive video interview from RECon 2019, Colliers' Anjee Solanki and Gregg Healy explore the changing expectations of retailers toward their landlords.

  • Retail is Shaking Off its Dead Skin for a New Omnichannel Model

    Lisa Brown | May 16, 2019

    With ICSC's RECon 2019 approaching, Gregory Healy with Colliers International shares some exclusive insights into how brick and mortar is reinventing itself as e-commerce and retail dovetail.

  • News;Research

    Jacksonville Office Market Remains Strong

    John Jordan | May 8, 2019

    The brokerage firm in its first quarter 2019 market snapshot report notes that availability and vacancy are near all-time lows and rental rates continue to increase at a 3.5%-4% annual rate.

  • News

    Colliers International Florida Expanding Development Services Division Statewide

    John Jordan | April 29, 2019

    Colliers states that it will add development services team members in Orlando, Tampa Bay and Jacksonville, as well as bring in additional personnel to its South Florida operation.

  • News

    Bridge Development Plans 342K SF Industrial in Wood Dale, IL

    Steve Lubetkin | April 26, 2019

    Former office buildings will be demolished to build a state-of-the-art industrial development, “Bridge Point Wood Dale”

  • Tenant Experience Enhancements Can Be Unlocked With Technology

    Lisa Brown | April 24, 2019

    As technology continues to play a huge role in the commercial real estate industry, companies are increasingly spring-boarding initiatives such as Colliers International's launch of Neighborhood Curated by Colliers.

  • News

    Marc Brash Joins Colliers as Vice President, Chicago Corporate Solutions

    Steve Lubetkin | April 15, 2019

    “Marc has grown up in this business and his experience is vast,” says Jim Carris, executive managing director and market leader for Colliers Chicago.

  • News

    Colliers International Buys Charlotte, NC Affiliate

    John Jordan | April 10, 2019

    Colliers states that as a company-owned operation, the Charlotte office will further augment the Toronto-based firm's owned operations by adding service capabilities in what it describes as “one of America's vibrant and fast-growing markets.”

  • News

    47K SF Arlington Heights Warehouse Trades

    Steve Lubetkin | April 4, 2019

    “With recent updates to the building and tenants already in place, 2605 Clearbrook provided the flexibility and stability sought in the marketplace,” says Kelly Joyce, a vice president at Colliers Chicago.

  • News

    Colliers Arranges 70K SF Corporate Headquarters Expansion for Ulta Beauty

    Steve Lubetkin | April 3, 2019

    The expansion will support Ulta Beauty's continued growth and provide additional space and amenities to attract and retain talent, says Colliers' Frederick Regnery.

  • News

    Investment Sales Professional Eric Grad Joins Colliers International

    Steve Lubetkin | April 2, 2019

    “Eric is so unique, both creative and analytical, with a deep financial expertise that will serve his clients well," says Doug Sayer, president and CEO of Colliers in Philadelphia.

  • News

    AutoLenders is Launching First PA Dealership in Exton

    Steve Lubetkin | April 1, 2019

    The 33,000 square foot modern auto dealership facility occupies 7.3 acres at a highly trafficked and newly signalized intersection in the growing Exton market of Chester County in Philadelphia's Western Suburbs.

  • Big Boxes Drive Same-Day Delivery Strategy

    Lisa Brown | March 29, 2019

    James Breeze, Pete Quinn and Gregg Healy of Colliers International highlight big-box fundamentals, take a look at demand factors and assess what lies ahead for 2019.

  • News

    Somerset Finalizes Acquisition of 'Bell Works' Site in Hoffman Estates, IL

    Steve Lubetkin | March 29, 2019

    The sale will allow Somerset to transform the vacant former AT&T campus into the Chicago region's first “Metroburb,” modeled after its successful NJ version.


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Colliers is a leader in global real estate, offering comprehensive services to investors, property owners, tenants and developers around the world. With professionals in 68 countries worldwide, we are united by our spirit of enterprise. We take initiative, think creatively, collaborate to achieve and use our expertise to innovate. Our 15,000 employees embrace a culture of service excellence. We strive to deliver the best service experience, in both the business results we achieve and through personal attention, to exceed our client's expectations.


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