COVID-19 is the biggest disrupter in the history of the commercial real estate industry. A global experiment in remote work, education, and social distancing combined with a deep recession and job losses. Office towers in global cities virtually empty, new working habits, a glut of office space are all just part of the story. With a vaccine expected within months, there are still many unanswered questions about what this will mean for a return to the office. Below, we have tried to provide some thoughts, and resources to help your enterprise.
- Updated with new material in September, this guide includes additional insights from C&W's clients with recommended protocols implemented successfully around the world.
- This version of the Recovery Guide also includes insights from a resent [email protected] survey of more then 50,000 people worldwide
Below you will find some additional resources, articles, and other information with respect to COVID-19, returning to work, and what we are all learning from this global experiment in remote work.
THE FUTURE OF WORK
Through their proprietary Experience per Square FootTM (XSF) tool, Cushman & Wakefield has captured more than 2.5 million data points from workers all over the globe in the pre-COVID-19 era and a further 1.7 million data points from more than 50,000 respondents in the current work from home environment.
Using this data they developed a report on the future of workplace with unrivaled insights into how employees are coping.
DOES CO-WORKING SURVIVE? NOT IN ITS' CURRENT FORM
WeWork's spectacular story and a slow-motion train wreck that is ending with a cataclysmic head-on-collision with COVID....
PERSISTENT AND NON-PERSISTENT REAL ESTATE IMPLICATIONS OF COVID-19
There continues to be a lot to explore concerning the impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on so many parts of our lives....
SHOULD YOU GO LONG ON NEW YORK CITY OFFICE SPACE?
Let's not sugarcoat it. Today's New York City's office market paints a grim picture. The Partnership for New York City's ........