5G and CRE: Impact on the Industry

What effect will the next generation of cellular technology have on commercial real estate? Its potential has been described as staggering, but what will that actually mean? The Internet of Things (IoT) welcomed a new era of smart buildings, and 5G is poised to enhance IoT capabilities increasing operational efficiencies and making buildings even smarter. Learn how 5G – and its potential for artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality – will reshape the commercial real estate landscape, as well as how to prepare your property and business for the changes to come. 

Watch this video to gain a better understanding of:

  • understand what 5G is, and is not
  • identify biggest, most immediate changes anticipated with 5G
  • learn how to prepare for 5G updates: maximize benefits, minimize headaches

Course length: 30 Minutes

CE Credits: .5

David Franklin

Solutions Consultant, Yardi

David is a real estate technology and IT guru as well as a seasoned sales professional with extensive entrepreneurial experience. At Yardi, he works closely with the sales team to help customers understand the fit between their business needs and Yardi's solutions. Prior to Yardi, he was the CTO for two property management companies as well as the CTO and co-founder of a software company that provided an online communication platform for residential property managers. He worked in the wireless industry for several years at a company called Telephia that specialized in competitive marketing intelligence and network quality assessment. He is also the founder and CEO of Availeron Consulting, an IT services firm specializing in supporting property management companies.


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