| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Kennedy Wilson Completes $304 Mil in Sales
Global real estate investment company Kennedy Wilson (KW) recently collected $304 mil from the sales of two assets, one of which was a 615-unit apartment community in Alameda called Summer House. That property sold for $231 m...
| 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...
| Law Firms Adjusting Real Estate Strategies to Respond to Changing Workplace Needs
Law firms are adjusting their real estate strategies in response to advances in technology, shifting client demand, aging workforces and intense competition to attract and retain skilled talent, according to a new report from...
| CA Housing Affordability Drops to Lowest Level in 10 Years
California’s housing affordability hit a 10-year low as tight housing inventory drove home prices higher and reduced purchasing power for homebuyers in the third quarter, primarily in previously more affordable regions such a...
| Outlook for U.S. Commercial RE Lending Market Remains Upbeat
Commercial real estate lending markets remained on the upswing in Q3 2017 with rising equity prices, limited volatility and tightening spreads, according to the latest research from CBRE.
The CBRE Lending Momentum Index, whi...
| CBRE Group Acquires Heery International Inc
CBRE Group Inc has completed its previously-announced acquisition of Heery International Inc (Heery), the project management and design engineering business of the international infrastructure group, Balfour Beatty LLC.
| International Appetite for U.S. Industrial Real Estate Surges
Strong fundamentals, the growing sophistication of logistics facilities and e-commerce growth has led to a surge in foreign industrial investment in the U.S., according to the latest research from CBRE.
Foreign investors ha...
| U.S. Office Vacancy Drops to 12.9%
Vacant office space in the U.S. declined by 10 basis points (bps) during the third quarter of 2017 (Q3 2017) dropping to 12.9%, according to the latest analysis from CBRE. Continuing a recent pattern, suburban office markets ...
| Oakland Retail Experts Discuss the City's Greatly Improved Environment
The latest installment of RENTV’s series of commercial real estate conferences continued on September 14th, 2017, when we held our Oakland State of the Market Conference at the Waterfront Hotel in Jack London Square. It was a...
| SoCal Data Center Market Remains Stable
The Southern Californian area continues to remain a stable market for data centers, according to a new report from CBRE. Vacancy decreased to 16.3% for wholesale product and net absorption in H1 2017 totaled roughly 1.9 megaw...
| Hong Kong Still the World’s Highest-Priced Office Market
Hong Kong is once again the world’s highest-priced office market according to CBRE’s semi-annual Global Prime Office Rents survey. The study also found that markets in the Americas and EMEA showed the most consistent growth i...
| Aging U.S. Population is Boosting Demand for Medical Office Space
The aging U.S. population, pressure for healthcare providers to cut costs and new technologies have boosted demand for medical office properties in recent years, according to a new report from CBRE. The U.S. Census Bureau est...
| San Francisco Office Experts Discuss the State of the Market at RENTV's Conference
By Steve Bloom
On July 20th, 2017, RENTV held its Downtown San Francisco State of the Market Conference, in conjunction with leading real estate information provider CoStar. The event, held at CoStar’s spectacular auditorium...
| SAVE the DATE => September 14th is RENTV's 2017 Oakland State of the Market Conference
Many of Oakland's top CRE pros will provide an up-to-date overview of the office, industrial, retail and multifamily market segments for Oakland and the East Bay at this valuable networking event
| California’s Commercial Real Estate Growth Expected to Start Slowing
The Summer/Fall 2017 Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast California Commercial Real Estate Survey shows that broad segments of the market will be slowing down in the coming years. The biannual survey projects a three-year-ah...
| Sacramento Ranked 10th on CBRE List of Tech Talent Momentum Markets
Sacramento ranked #10 on CBRE’s list of tech talent momentum markets, a measurement of the change in tech job growth, as part of its fifth annual Scoring Tech Talent Report.
The report finds that tech job growth gained mome...