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Commercial Pros Are Clicking Through to More Deals

Tenant-matching technology enables brokers to help smaller businesses find a home. Crelow, a “matchmaker” for commercial real estate, is harnessing technology to streamline office lease deals for smaller tenants.

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Crelow and the Tenant Driven Platform

Crelow CCO and co-founder Pat Hagen joins the CREvolve team as they explore a variety of CRE industry topics, including Crelow’s unique demand-driven approach to facilitating office lease deals.

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The Small Business Advocate6/21/2016

Improved Connections Between Renters and Landlords and the State of CRE

Jim Simpson and Pat Hagen tell Small Business Advocate host Jim Blasingame why they created Crelow and comment on the health of the commercial real estate industry (a two-part interview).

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Successful Startup 1016/11/2016

Four Tips For Selecting Your First Office Space

No two startup businesses are alike and there is no magic formula to ensure you choose the right office space as your first permanent “home.” However, there are several things to keep in mind when looking for office space for the first time.

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The Office (Search) of the Future, Part I

CEO and co-founder Jim Simpson describes Crelow as “a demand-driven matchmaker for office space.” In part one of this four-part series, learn how this matchmaker arranges marriages made in small-tenant heaven.

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PDH Real Estate5/20/2016

Expert Interview Series: Jim Simpson of Crelow on Searching for Commercial Real Estate

Jim Simpson is the CEO and Co-Founder of Crelow, the industry’s first demand-driven marketplace for commercial real estate. We recently checked in with him about the evolution of the commercial real estate marketplace.

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Real Estate Tech News3/23/2016

Crelow Plays Matchmaker for Commercial Real Estate

Just as Uber has transformed the public transportation industry, Crelow now hopes to transform the commercial real estate industry, particularly where small tenants are concerned.

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Crelow aims to be Uber and online dating app for commercial real estate

Crelow hopes to do for commercial real estate's small tenants what Uber has done for hailing rides and dating web sites have done for romantic connections.


This startup brands itself as the Uber (and online dating) for office space

“Crelow is the latest incarnation of tech apps that hook up small tenants with office space, an underserved market that makes up 80% of transactions, the company says.

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An Uber for Office Space

“It’s not about listings; it’s about listening." Find out how this online platform to introduce the office tenant to a prospective landlord works.

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Arizona Republic1/27/2016

Commercial-lease service aims to play matchmaker for small tenants, landlords

A new online service allows commercial-property landlords to link up with prospective tenants, especially smaller ones.

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Commercial Property Executive1/11/2016

Location Matchmaker For Small Businesses

Crelow, the country's first "matchmaker" service for the commercial real estate industry, launched a new service for businesses looking for the perfect office space.

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Puget Sound Business Journal12/23/2015

New online service seeks to shake up Seattle's office leasing market

For an industry that is increasingly reliant on technology, commercial real estate is among the most resistant to embracing online tools, such as a new one called Crelow.

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Phoenix Business Journal12/14/2015

Exclusive: Uber of commercial real estate comes to Phoenix

Jim Simpson and Pat Hagen are bringing what they hope is the Uber of commercial real estate to Phoenix and other major U.S. markets.

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Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal12/14/2015

CRE tech startup Crelow adds two more markets

Commercial real estate tech startup Crelow has expanded into two additional markets: Phoenix and Houston.

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Houston Chronicle12/4/2015

App-based matchmaker helps commercial landlords, tenants connect

Crelow, a Minneapolis-based startup that matches small businesses with landlords or their real estate brokers to lease office space, is rolling out its online marketplace in Houston.

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Facility Executive11/20/2015

Crelow Launches Services To Help CRE Tenants Find The Perfect Space

Crelow, a Minneapolis-based startup that matches small businesses with landlords or their real estate brokers to lease office space, is rolling out its online marketplace in Houston.

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Crelow Launches Three New Services That Empower Commercial Real Estate Tenants to Find the Perfect Space

Crelow, an online marketplace that empowers tenants to control their search for the perfect office space, announced today three new services that will help businesses find the perfect space.

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Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal 11/17/2015

CRE tech startup Crelow revamps after raising $1M

Commercial real estate tech startup Crelow is warming up to tenant reps and launching new services after raising $1 million.

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How Technology Can Help Tenants and Brokers Find the Perfect Match

By Jim Simpson

Until recently, no one talked much about innovation in commercial real estate. More than two decades after the Internet first became front-page news, the CRE industry still functions largely the same old way.

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Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal 4/3/2015

Can high-tech tools find their place in real estate?

Commercial real estate is still driven largely by face-to-face deals, but some startups aim to change that. Jim Simpson knows the commercial real estate industry runs on phone calls and handshakes, but he's betting it doesn't have to.

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The Denver Post 3/27/2015

Online "dating" for office tenants and landlords comes to Denver

A virtual online dating site for prospective tenants and office building owners is being launched in Denver by a group of Minneapolis entrepreneurs

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Denver Business Journal 3/27/2015

Online service matching tenants with office space launches in Denver asks prospective tenants to identify the office space they're looking for, including whether the space has a kitchen, allows pets, is bicycle-friendly, has LEED certification and more.

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CRE Aptotude 1/12/2015

This Month in Commercial Real Estate Technology – January 2015

Crelow is an online matchmaking service that connects tenants with their ideal office space.

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St. Paul Pioneer Press 1/3/2015

Twin Cities team builds 'dating site' for office space

Jim Simpson and Patrick Hagen want to change the way commercial real estate is marketed and leased.

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CRELOW. Discover The Perfect Office Space

A new web site promises to change the commercial real estate game in the Twin Cities and beyond.

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Minneapolis Star Tribune 12/21/14

New web site shakes up commercial real estate market

A Minneapolis start-up wants to do for commercial real estate what Priceline and Expedia did for travel.