| Overall CRE Investment from the Middle East Has Seen a Sharp Uptick
Middle East investment in global commercial real estate reached nearly US$10 billion in the first half of 2016, with the target markets becoming more diverse and a substantial uptick in activity in the U.S., according to the ...
| San Jose, Los Angeles and San Diego Ranked as Three of the Top Five Undersupplied Markets for Self-Storage Facilities
New York, San Jose, Los Angeles, San Diego and Baltimore rank as the top five undersupplied markets when it comes to self-storage facilities according to a new report from the Self Storage Valuation Group at CBRE Valuation & ...
| U.S. Economic Expansion Resilient in the Face of Slowing Global Demand
The U.S. economy weathered rough headwinds in the first half of 2016, however, the key demand drivers that support property markets—consumer confidence, job growth, low interest rates and consumer spending—all remain firmly i...
| Inland Empire Retail Market Continues to Grow
By Brad Umansky, President of Progressive Real Estate Partners
The demand for retail space in SoCal’s Inland Empire region is the strongest it has been since 2007. Rents for new projects are exceeding the pre-recession high...
| Demand for Creative Office Space in LA May Climb to as Much as 44 msf
Demand from current occupants, technology, creative and co-working tenants could result in as much as 44 msf of demand for creative office space in the Greater Los Angeles region in the next few years, according to the latest...
| Demand for SoCal Multifamily Housing Still Rising
Demand for multifamily housing in Southern California continued rising in the first half of 2016, absorbing much of the newly completed supply in most markets, according to NAI Capital’s latest Multifamily Market Outlook Repo...
| Mid-Year Review on the National Industrial, Office and Retail Markets
Here’s a quick overview of the national industrial, office and retail markets for the second quarter of 2016, based on the latest reports from real estate services firm Lee & Associates. The reports were compiled by Lee’s res...
| SoCal’s Industrial Markets Remain Strong with Historically Low Vacancy Rates
Southern California’s metro area industrial market continues to register historically low vacancy numbers, offering a positive forecast for the region’s landlords but limited options for tenant expansion. The Inland Empire, ...
| New Trends in Food-and-Beverage Concepts Driving Expansion at Retail Centers
With food-and-beverage outlets now among the fastest-growing categories in retail centers, a new CBRE Group Inc report identifies four emerging eatery formats poised for significant expansion: food trucks, food halls, celebri...
| E-Commerce Boom Creating Growth Boom for Top US Inland Port Markets
The rapid growth of e-commerce has fueled development of warehouses and distribution centers in the 12 primary U.S. inland-port markets at nearly twice the national rate, according to a new report from CBRE Group Inc. Califor...
| California Home Sales Reach Highest Level in Almost Four Years
After a couple months of lackluster growth in transaction volume, California existing home sales rose to their highest level in nearly four years in June, as sales surpassed the 400,000 mark for the fourth consecutive month, ...
| San Diego’s Retail Fundamentals Remain Sound
Real estate fundamentals in San Diego’s retail market remained very strong this last quarter, according to the most recent research provided by real estate services firm CBRE. Asking rates remained flat, and have not decrease...
| Latest Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast California CRE Survey Questions Duration of Current Construction Boom
The latest Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast California Commercial Real Estate Survey signals that California commercial real estate continues its boom, but as U.S. economic growth slows, there are signs of this boom toppi...
| CA Housing Market Maintains Momentum Despite Tight Inventory
California existing home sales edged up in May, rising above the 400,000 benchmark level for the third straight month, while strained housing supply continued to push prices higher, according to the latest research from the C...
| U.S. Construction Costs Continue to Rise
Despite the global collapse of commodity prices – including many key inputs to construction – overall construction costs continue to rise nationwide in large part due to labor supply and demand dynamics that first surfaced du...
| Global Prime Logistics Rents on the Rise, Fueled by E-Commerce Demand
Voracious global demand for e-commerce fulfillment centers and distribution centers fueled a 2.8 percent year-over-year increase in prime logistics rents globally, led by double-digit percentage gains in U.S. coastal markets,...
| Strong First Quarter for San Diego’s Industrial Market
San Diego’s industrial market is off to a strong start in 2016 with many market fundamentals pointing toward continued improvement throughout the year, according to a first quarter 2016 report provided to us by CBRE.
| San Diego Retail Market Looks Stable
Fundamentals for San Diego’s retail market were stable this quarter, according to the latest research from CBRE. The region continued to be impacted by changes in the grocery store industry this quarter, however, that trend i...
| Port of Long Beach Tops This Year’s CBRE Seaports Index
The Port of Long Beach snared the top spot from its Southern California neighbor, the Port of Los Angeles, on CBRE Group Inc’s second-annual North American Seaports and Logistics Index, due to the arrival of a new Asian shipp...
| Retail Cross-Border Expansion is Rising in the Top 50 Global Cities
Asian Pacific cities dominate a new ranking that lists the top global cities for mainstream, premium and luxury retailers’ expansions. Cities in the Middle East, however, are coming on strong, propelled by an ever-increasing ...