Category: Advisory Services

“Top Ten Issues Affecting Real Estate” By the Counselors of Real Estate®

The Counselor of Real Estate (CRE®) have released their annual top ten issues affecting real estate and this year is (as one would expect) particularly nuanced.

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Five Things to Keep in Mind in a Win-Win TIF Project

Tax Increment Financing (TIF) is a powerful tool to make difficult projects happen and pencil out favorably. Five things

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What the heck does Act 250 mean by that? Part 2

What is the meaning of “Substantial Change,” “Cognizable Change,” “Material Change,” and “Significant Impact” in Act 250? Breaking down the terms in two parts.

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Huh? What the heck does Act 250 mean by that? Part 1

What is the meaning of “Substantial Change,” “Cognizable Change,” “Material Change,” and “Significant Impact” in Act 250? Breaking down the terms in two parts.

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Lessons from Downtown St. Albans Revitalization

The City of St. Albans has been in the news quite a bit lately for its successfully completed downtown revitalization projects. And rightly so – they have a newly completed…

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Developing Good

When I had my own practice in Boston, I learned about the valuable difference between good development and developing good. The Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative (DSNI) in the City of…

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Year-End Reflections from W+B

As 2014 comes to a close, we have been reflecting on the many blessings and successes of the year. As a company, we added a new senior project manager to…

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The ABCs of Effective Project Management

Regardless of profession - whether you develop commercial real estate, plan community events, create software programs, or lead a non-profit - if you're in a position of managing a team,…

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Consensus Building for Better Walkable Communities

In many parts of the country, there are efforts underway to make our communities friendlier for bicyclists and pedestrians as part of the walkable communities’ movement. As more people are…

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