After a tough year facing continual pandemic-related stressors and disruptions, the commercial real estate industry is proving itself to be more resilient than ever. Despite the market closures and changes to business-as-usual, global real estate investment skyrocketed in 2021.
Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit, it’s no secret that needs and plans significantly changed for a number of industries — commercial real estate included. The pandemic not only revolutionized the world of work for today, but also into the foreseeable future, as well. But what does this sudden shift in workplace operations mean for physical space, including office design, use, and overall demand?