| Gelt Inc Forms New Mobile Home Venture
Gelt Inc has formed a new business venture, Happy Home Communities (HHC), which will focus exclusively on the acquisition and management of mobile home and RV resorts throughout the Western United States. HHC will be led by E...
| CA Homes Sales Drop in April While Prices Continue to Climb
Following a strong first quarter start, California home sales lost momentum in April, while the median home price accelerated to a near-10-year high, according to the latest data from the California Association of Realtors® (...
| Inland Empire Office Market Potential Strong as SoCal Growth Patterns Show Coastal Residents Moving East
As more and more west coast residents are moving east, to the Inland Empire, employers, namely in the office sector, are now reaping the benefits. A new report from CBRE suggests that the region could be the next untapped fro...
| Los Angeles Retail Asking Rates Continue to Increase
In the first quarter of 2017, the Los Angeles retail market vacancy rate ticked up 30 basis points to 4.1% as 532.8k sf were delivered to the market, according to the latest research from NAI Capital. This new space includes ...
| OC Office Market Vacancy Rate at Lowest Level Since 2007
At the end of the first quarter of 2017, the Orange County office market vacancy rate was in single digit territory, the lowest seen since 2007. The vacancy rate registered 9.1%, down 80 basis points from a year ago. At the e...
| U.S. Industrial Markets Continued to Post Strong Numbers in 1st Quarter 2017
U.S. industrial markets absorbed 53.8 msf of space in the first quarter of 2017, well above the quarterly absorption average of 49.3 msf witnessed during the current economic expansion and significantly higher than the averag...
| Draftsmen & Craftsmen
Lifescapes International completed the landscape design for Trumark Urban’s TEN50, the new, luxury 25-story high-rise featuring 151 luxury residences in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. Located at 1050 S. Grand Ave in Downt...
| San Diego Industrial Market Achieves 23rd Consecutive Quarter of Positive Net Absorption
San Diego’s industrial market continued its overall momentum, reporting its 23rd consecutive quarter of positive net absorption (occupancy growth), according to the latest research provided to us by eal estate services firm C...
| Catch Up on the Latest Trends and Developments in Downtown Los Angeles and the Inland Empire
Here’s your chance to get up-to-date on the latest trends and activity in Downtown Los Angeles and the Inland Empire, at RENTV’s upcoming State of the Market conferences later this month. You’ll enjoy expert commentary from m...
| U.S. Suburban Office Vacancy Rate Near Pre-Recession Low
With the migration of many millennials to urban environments, some commercial real estate industry observers are less than bullish when it comes to suburban office product. However, the so-called “downfall of the suburban off...
| Commercial Real Estate Investment from High Net Worth Individuals on the Rise
Demand for U.S. commercial real estate assets from High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI)—those with more than $1 mil in liquid assets—rose in 2016 to $10.3 bil, according to the latest research from global property firm, CBRE Gro...
| Number of Corporate Space Occupiers Citing Economic Uncertainty as a Top Challenge is Growing
While talent continues to reign supreme on the list of top concerns for companies today, a new survey of corporate executives underscores the challenges they are facing in today’s economic environment. Of the 176 Americas exe...
| Starpoint Properties Awards Porsche 911 to 2016 Contest Winner
StarPoint Properties has awarded commercial real estate broker Stewart Weston with a 2017 Porsche 911 for bringing the greatest off-market deal volume in 2016 to the Beverly Hills-based real estate investment firm.
| 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...
| NSB Developing Creative Office Project in El Segundo
SoCal-based NSB Associates is developing Ascend, a stand-alone, 80k sf creative office building designed by legendary architect Frank Gehry. Located at the Utah Avenue Campus in El Segundo, the building is expected to be avai...
| 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...
| CBRE Announces 2017 Winners of Global Urban Photography Competition
Moin Ahmed, from Bangladesh, has been named as the winner of CBRE Group, Inc.’s Urban Photographer of the Year competition. Ahmed’s image, “The Man’s Stare,” captures the entrancing visage of a train rider during a rainy day ...
| Barbara Armendariz Launches Boutique Real Estate Services Firm with Kevin Herron
A new, boutique real estate services firm for the retail and industrial property sectors has been launched. The company, SharpLine, is led by President and Founder, Barbara Armendariz, who previously served as a vice presiden...