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The impact of smart cities

The real estate industry now has the opportunity to offer, beyond the physical space, the place where human lives happen and memories are built.

Smart buildings hold many promises. Smart technology has the potential to put humans back at the centre of our cities.

IN A prescient speech in 1983 titled "The Faces of Good and Evil affecting the Soul of Real Estate Finance", James Graaskamp, one of the great academic thinkers of real estate, predicted that "database systems will one day provide meaningful records of occupancy, absorption, energy efficiency,...