| Hong Kong and Beijing are World’s Highest-Priced Office Markets
Hong Kong is the world’s highest-priced office market, according to CBRE Group, Inc.’s new Global Prime Office Rents survey. European markets showed the most consistent growth in prime office rent, mostly due to a lack of sup...
| CA Home Sales and Prices Dip from January but Remain Well Above Prior Year
After starting the year on a positive note in January, California home sales and median price backpedaled a bit in February, but still showed strong gains on a yearly basis, according to the latest data from the California As...
| The Majority of Real Estate Investors in the Americas Expected to be Net Buyers in 2017
The prospect of increased U.S. economic growth combined with less regulation, means that investor sentiment for commercial real estate investment is marginally more positive than last year, despite the potential for rising in...
| LA’s South Bay Industrial Market Closed Out 2016 with a Booming Fourth Quarter
Los Angeles’ South Bay industrial market closed out 2016 on a strong note, posting nearly 1.4 msf of net absorption in the fourth quarter of the year – the biggest three-month total since 2004, according to Colliers Internati...
| Inland Empire Ranks Second among U.S. Markets for Number of 1 msf+ Facilities Built from 2010 to 2016
The rapid growth of e-commerce has created a big trend in U.S. industrial markets: a proliferation of warehouses spanning 1 msf or larger in total size. The Inland Empire is among the top U.S. markets that witnessed the const...
| Election Seen as Having Little Impact on California Commercial Real Estate
The Winter/Spring 2017 Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast Commercial Real Estate Survey, taken entirely after the November 8th election, shows no discernable economic shift, despite Hillary Clinton having been the heavy fav...
| US Industrial Market Absorbed a Record 283 msf of Space in 2016
U.S. industrial markets absorbed 63.6 msf of space in the final quarter of 2016, which propelled net absorption for the year to a record-setting 282.9 MSF, according to the latest research info provided by real estate service...
| San Diego Office Market Closes Out the Year with Strong Absorption Numbers
San Diego’s office market enters 2017 with continued strong numbers. Fourth-quarter office leasing activity was the highest ever in any single quarter, according to the latest data from CBRE research. Demand was particularly ...
| Prime Logistics Yields Across Globe near Historic Lows, Spurred by Growth of E-Commerce
The rapid rise of e-commerce has pushed investment yields on prime logistics properties across the globe close to record lows – indicating high property values -- with North American markets accounting for seven of the 10 low...
| U.S. Macro Forecast: Longer, Stronger and Bumpier
The U.S. economy and property markets are positioned to perform well in 2017, following a turbulent year in 2016, according to global commercial real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield. This, and the overview to follow,...
| Increasing Demand for LA and OC Logistics Space to Push Up Leasing Rates in 2017
Soaring demand from e-commerce and third-party logistics companies for warehouse and distribution facilities is likely to push demand above available space in the greater Los Angeles and Orange County region, causing asking l...
| MARK YOUR CALENDAR: RENTV's Annual Orange County State of the Market Conference is January 26!
Don't miss this exciting and informative annual event about this important SoCal region. To find out how you can be involved in the conference, as a sponsor or a speaker, please call Steve Bloom at (310) 242-8613.
| San Francisco the Top Tech Job Growth Market in the Country
With a 47 percent growth rate from 2013 to 2015, San Francisco created more than 22,000 high-tech jobs and was the top tech growth market on CBRE’s annual Tech-Thirty report. Silicon Valley ranked first for total new high-tec...
| CBRE Report Identifies 20 Global Gateway Cities
Beijing, Boston, Chicago, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Madrid, Milan, Munich, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto, Vancouver and Washington, D.C. are viewed as key targets...
| Orange County Climbs to #3 for Office Rent Growth in Nation’s Leading Tech Markets
Orange County ranked number three in the U.S. for office rent growth on CBRE’s annual Tech-Thirty list, which analyzies the 30 leading technology markets in the U.S. and Canada in terms of high-tech software/services job grow...
| Sound Economic Fundamentals Continue to Propel U.S. Industrial Absorption
The U.S. industrial markets absorbed 74.9 msf of space in the third quarter of 2016, up 29.1% from the same period a year ago, according to the latest research from Cushman & Wakefield. This propelled year-to-date absorption...
| San Francisco Ranks as the Nation’s Greenest City for Office Space
Institutional owners of office buildings continued to pursue green building certifications in the 30 largest U.S. markets during 2015. Continuing an upward trend over the past decade, green certifications are now held by 11.8...
| U.S. Office Vacancy Rates Hold Steady in Q3 2016
Vacant space in the U.S. office market held steady during the third quarter of 2016 (Q3 2016), at 13.1 percent, according to the latest analysis from CBRE Group Inc. The national office vacancy rate remained at the lowest lev...
| Investor Interest in L.A. Remains Strong
Los Angeles has been invigorated by the golden touch of increased construction and redevelopment, particularly in downtown areas such as the Jewelry District, where landlords are capitalizing on the resurgence. Investors cont...
| Millennials, Baby Boomers and Favorable Financing Drive Multifamily Cap Rate Strength Throughout U.S.
Lifestyle changes from Millennials, Baby Boomers and a favorable financing environment contributed to resilient multifamily capitalization rates in the U.S. over the first half of 2016—according to the latest research from gl...