“Retail / Commercial” Best Match
And the Streets were Paved with Pop-Ups…
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / ibi-ideas / paved-with-pop-ups
...and isn’t particularly supportive of creative endeavors unless matched with capital funds. Money is a huge issue for entrepreneurs interested in starting culinary, retail, or commercial projects and has forced...
IBI Group Recognized for Architecture and Urban Design
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 01 / 13 / ibi-group-recognized-for-industry-leading-architecture-and-urban-design
...Cambie Bridge. With two levels of commercial and retail space at ground level, the south-facing public plaza gives a very striking view of the glazed pool cantilevered above.” The Salient...Tags: architecture, high-rise, L'Avenue, Minto Yorkville, Montreal, One Pacific, Toronto, Trapp+Holbrook, UDI, Vancouver
Drones: The New Kids on the Block
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...laws will only permit drone usage within the Visual-Line-Of-Sight (VLOS) of its operators; placing a hindrance on many consumer retail initiatives, the opportunity for entrepreneurs and businesses is great. Insurance,...
The Second Wave of Brand Urbanism
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / ibi-ideas / second-wave-of-brand-urbanism
...and have set a new precedent for both the future and function of retail. Walking by the retailer’s premier Chicago Town Square, one could easily enter the space without knowing...
The Case for ‘Dispersed’ TODs
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...is a viable proposal for most suburban locations. For one, there is no shortage of failing commercial strips in North America, the place where new rapid transit lines would be...
New Uses for Old Shopping Malls
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...seen since Dawn of the Dead. In turn, cities, companies and property managers have been forced to reckon with an oversupplied, underused, retail form. In many cases, old malls are...
Shifting Gears: Exploring the Future of Parking Garages
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / ibi-ideas / shifting-gears-exploring-the-future-of-parking-garages
...mind. In Denver, a newly opened mix-use residential building, Denizen, has 30 ground-level parking spaces which are set to later convert into retail fronts. On a larger scale, Gensler recently...
IBI Group’s Better Barnsley Plans Approved
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2015 / 07 / 15 / ibi-groups-better-barnsley-plans-approved
...open space, a significant extension and refurbishment of the market, a new public library, refurbishment of the Metropolitan Centre, high quality parking and a series of retail and commercial units...
A Century Later, Time to Revisit Zoning Laws?
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / ibi-ideas / a-century-later-time-to-revisit-zoning-laws
...The resulting bylaw divided the entire city into three basic zones: residential, commercial, and industrial. These basic zones have only become more complex as they evolved. Today’s zoning bylaws ascribe...
What is the Future of (Augmented) Reality?
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...into the mainstream, particularly in the retail industry. Harnessing the power of “try before you buy”, augmented reality provides shoppers with the ability to visualize how their life would look...