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Property Marketing Agency | Wordsearch | The 78 Blog

‘Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men’s blood’ Daniel Burnham. Related want to do great things for Chicago. We’re working with them to create a neighbourhood, in a place where none existed, in a city where neighbourhoods are everything. Introducing The 78th. This project is so momentous and meaningful for Chicago, that… Read more »

Unearthed Episode 5 – How’s the future looking?

Property Marketing Agency | Wordsearch | Unearthed Branding

Our expert panel looks at augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) and beyond to separate hype from hope in the world of property marketing. “Is it good yet?” That’s the question Tom Kelshaw asks of every new technology that bursts onto the scene. As Global Director of Innovation for Maxus, it’s Kelshaw’s job to spot… Read more »

Peter Murray chosen as a Mayor’s Design Advocate

Property Marketing Agency | Wordsearch | Peter Murray

Wordsearch’s Life President, Peter Murray, has been enlisted by London Mayor, Sadiq Khan, as a Mayor’s Design Advocate. The Mayor made the announcement at the London School of Economics as he launched the Good Growth by Design programme which aims to enhance the design of buildings and neighbourhoods for all Londoners. He called on London’s architectural,… Read more »

Showcase: The Shipyard Communities Manifesto

Property Marketing Agency | SF Shipyard | Wordsearch

The San Francisco Shipyard and Candlestick Point is one of the largest redevelopment projects on the US West Coast. We’re supporting developer FivePoint with placemaking, strategy, branding, marketing collateral, digital tools and a vision film to help them transform the recently neglected area into an authentic and dynamic 760 acre neighbourhood. The project is ongoing, but we wanted… Read more »

A Day in the Life of The Shard

Property Marketing Agency | Wordsearch | The Shard Blog

On Monday 26th June 2017, the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) hosted a day conference titled ‘A Day in the Life of The Shard’ to share the daily challenges of running the tallest building in Western Europe. Having been engaged on the marketing and branding for The Shard, some of the team… Read more »

Micro apartments be gone!

Property Marketing Agency | Wordsearch | Room 101 Blog 2

Micro apartments for millennials were banished by ING Media’s Leanne Tritton, who claimed victory at Room 101 New York. The side-splitting event pits leading luminaries in the world of architecture, real estate and design against eachother to banish their pet peeves into Room 101; inspired by the dystopian chamber in Orwell’s 1984 where one’s worst nightmares… Read more »

The story of marketing tall buildings

Property Marketing Agency | Wordsearch | Empire State Building Retail

William Murray was invited to discuss his experience of marketing and branding some of the world’s tallest and most iconic buildings at a Council for Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat conference in Toronto, Canada. The presentation entitled From San Diego to Guangzhou to Toronto: The story of Marketing Tall Buildings, explored how the keys to attracting buyers… Read more »

Top 10 London Festival of Architecture events

Property Marketing Agency | Wordsearch | St Pauls

The annual London Festival of Architecture (LFA) commenced recently and will take place throughout the whole month of June. This year’s central theme is ‘memory’, explored through over 450 events celebrating the complexity and monumental beauty of London’s built environment, past and present.  With ‘memory’, the LFA hopes to inculcate in the public a spirit… Read more »

Serious silliness at Room 101 London

Property Marketing Agency | Wordsearch | Room 101 Blog

“The ovaries are mine” cried Grimshaw’s Mark Middleton, after Kirsten Lees, Partner at Grimshaw, took umbrage over ill-conceived curves in buildings; including his building! The heckle summed up another quirky Room 101, the ever-popular event which titillates, surprises, and like Tuesday night delivers serious pondering points, from how UK post-war architecture let us down, to the lost mojo… Read more »

Unearthed Episode 4 – Even better than the real thing

Episode 4 in The Urban Developer‘s property marketing series features Wordsearch New York Director, Eddie Nelms, who reveals the secret to crafting a beautiful rendering. Read the full episode by The Urban Developer below. Visualisations have come a long way since the hand-painted ‘artist impressions’ of yore, but even the experts admit: technology hasn’t rendered* humans obsolete. “You… Read more »