| All-Star Line-Up of CRE Pros Spoke about Development in the L.A. Area at RENTV Conference
Some of the top commercial real estate pros active in the L.A. area came together last Thursday at RENTV's annual Greater Los Angeles Development Summit to discuss some of the major projects underway throughout the region. Be...
| Construction Costs Surge in April
This report was provided to us by the Associated General Contractors of America Labor Department
The cost of goods used in construction jumped in April at the fastest year-over-year rate since 2011, with ongoing increases fo...
| Los Angeles Ranked First in 2017 for Institutional Capital Investment
A new report from global real estate services firm CBRE reveals that the Los Angeles market jumped ahead of Manhattan to become the largest destination for institutional capital in the nation. A diverse group of foreign buye...
| San Bernardino County Retail Market Activity Leads in Southern California
San Bernardino County’s surging job and population growth are proving to be a critical driver for retail activity.
According to CBRE’s 4th quarter 2017 Retail Overview for San Bernardino County, there is 844.2k sf of new re...
| Total Self-Storage Inventory for L.A. County Expected to Increase by 2.1% in 2018
This 2018 Los Angeles County 2018 Investment Forecast for the Self-Storage Industry was provided to us by the Los Angeles office of real estate services firm Marcus & Millichap.
Four employment sectors eac...
| CA Home Sales Pick Up Again in February after Slow January
Led by the San Francisco Bay Region, California home sales registered healthy gains in February on both a monthly and annual basis after January’s weak start, according to the most recent monthly data from the California Asso...
| Assessed Value of Los Angeles County Commercial Real Estate Tops $400 Bil
This report was written and provided to us by CBRE Research.
Last year, commercial property assessed values in many Los Angeles County municipalities increased at faster rates than single-family homes and residential income ...
| A Majority of Real Estate Investors in the Americas Anticipate Increased Buying Activity in 2018
A prolonged period of U.S. economic growth, as well as tax cuts and favorable regulatory changes, has turned commercial real estate investors more positive going into 2018 than they were at the start of last year, according t...
| Latest Allen Matkins / UCLA Anderson Forecast California CRE Survey Suggests Federal Tax Overhaul Favors the Commercial Real Estate Industry
The Winter/Spring 2018 Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast California Commercial Real Estate Survey reflects the favorable changes to the CRE market caused by the recent federal tax overhaul. The tax bill is expected to incr...
| CA Home Prices Continue to Rise While Sales Volume Slows Due to Lowest Inventory Levels in 13 Years
Amid the lowest housing inventory levels in more than 13 years, existing home sales still eked out a year-over-year gain, while the median sales price posted a solid annual increase, per the latest figures from the California...
| Warehouse Construction Surge Lifts Industrial Land Prices By Double Digits In Major US Logistics Markets, Led by California’s Inland Empire
The e-commerce-fueled surge in development of warehouses and distribution centers has generated double-digit, year-over-year percentage increases in prices for industrial land in major markets, led by California’s Inland Empi...
| Portland Industrial Market Closes Out 2017 in Solid Shape
Here’s a quick snapshot of the Portland industrial market at the end of 2017, provided to us by real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield:
• Thanks to Amazon, 2017 was the year of the mega-lease in greater Portland with ...
| San Francisco Office Market Gets Its Second Wind During Final Quarter of 2017
This end-of-year report on the San Francisco office market was provided to us by commercial real estate services firm Kidder Mathews:
The San Francisco office market got its second wind in the fourth quarter, closing 2017 wi...
| San Diego Office Market Soars in 2017
San Diego’s office market flourished in the second half of 2017, according to Cushman & Wakefield’s latest year-end market report. With a commanding 716.6k sf of positive net absorption in the third quarter, San Diego’s offic...
| Medical Users May Resuscitate Long Dead Retail Big Box Space in the Inland Empire
This report was provided to us by CBRE and is based on research conducted by the global real estate services firm.
We’ve all heard the adage “if the shoe fits, wear it.” When we look at the Inland Empire’s (IE) large supply ...
| SAVE the DATE => January 24 is RENTV's Orange County State of the Market Conference
Here's your chance to hear and mingle with some of Orange County's leading dealmakers as they share their insight on the office, industrial, retail and multifamily markets at RENTV's upcoming State of the Market conference f...
| Businesses Pay a Hefty Premium for America’s Top Office Addresses
America’s most desirable office addresses command an average annual asking rent of $48.65 per square foot, a 47% premium compared to the rest of the country. And they remain as popular as ever. According to JLL’s 2017 Most Ex...
| SAVE the DATE => February 28 is RENTV's San Jose / Silicon Valley State of the Market Conference
Leading CRE pros from San Jose and Silicon Valley will provide an up-to-the-moment overview of the region's office, industrial, retail and multifamily markets at RENTV's annual conference about this important part of the sta...
| Watch Birtcher Development LLC CEO Brandon Birtcher's Impassioned Keynote Address at Recent RENTV South Bay/Long Beach Conference
Highly respected industry pro gives forward-thinking presentation about his company, the market, the economy and the future in a speech entitled "Conventional Thinking May Be Irrelevant".
| Tech Industry’s Impact on Office Demand Spilling over into Submarkets with more Traditional Spaces
The willingness of tech companies to pay a premium for office space in the hottest tech submarkets is spilling over into neighboring submarkets as available space dwindles, according to CBRE’s annual Tech-30 report, which mea...