Retail

Retail in the 21st Century: Patterns and Trends to Watch

February 9, 2024 / Comments Off on Retail in the 21st Century: Patterns and Trends to Watch

By Catherine Timko, Senior Advisor   Ecommerce is not separate from retail…It’s all retail “Shop ‘til You Drop” having heard this phrase repeatedly leading up to the holidays, I decided to do a little digging to understand where it originated. The phrase, found in print as early as the 1920s, started as an advertising slogan. […]

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Retail: Is There a New Normal?

July 31, 2020 / Comments Off on Retail: Is There a New Normal?

What will the post-pandemic landscape look like for brands and retailers in North America? Anyone who tells you they know what retail will look like over the next three years is lying.” This is a quote from one of my favorite retail real estate execs during the Great Recession and it’s still applicable. COVID-19 has […]

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Complete PREC Q3 Mid-Atlantic Real Estate Sentiment Survey

April 19, 2019 / Comments Off on Complete PREC Q3 Mid-Atlantic Real Estate Sentiment Survey

Please take the time to fill out Philadelphia Real Estate Council’s Q3 Mid-Atlantic Real Estate Sentiment Survey. The survey is open until October 1. This quarterly survey asks respondents to think about how the market has performed in the current quarter and their expectations for the next quarter’s performance. In addition to general market indicators, […]

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The State of Old City 2018 – 2019

October 18, 2018 / Comments Off on The State of Old City 2018 – 2019

In 2018, Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI) and JVM Studio were retained by the Old City District to produce a comprehensive report of the current state, and the future development of the historic district. Old City District’s mission is to improve the City of Philadelphia’s historic district as a place for people to meet, work, shop […]

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ESI Clients: Hot Spots Around Philly

October 12, 2018 / Comments Off on ESI Clients: Hot Spots Around Philly

ESI offers a broad range of services for tourism and hospitality clients. Our team understands the unique challenges and opportunities of the travel industry and works with clients to develop customized solutions to help them better understand the market, explore business opportunities, navigate public policy, and articulate economic impact. Over the years, ESI has worked […]

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The Future of Real Estate

January 12, 2018 / Comments Off on The Future of Real Estate

For the start of 2018 Econsult Solutions decided to look ahead at key trends affecting the real estate industry. Our set of experts and senior advisors examined the changing landscape of commercial real estate, the rise of connectivity in the wake of the internet of things, and the potential risk climate change has on the […]

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