| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 ...
| 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...
| 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...
| CBRE Group Acquires Software Solutions Service Firm Floored Inc
CBRE Group has acquired Floored Inc, a leading producer of SaaS (Software as a Service) solutions, including scalable, interactive 3D graphics technology, for the global commercial real estate industry. Floored gives CBRE’s ...
| 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,...
| James Kaye, Jay Gomez and Lindsey Snider Join CBRE Capital Markets in Northern California
James Kaye, Jay Gomez and Lindsey Snider have joined CBRE Capital Markets, specializing in retail investment sales in Northern California. Based in St. Jose, Kaye and Gomez join as senior vice presidents, and Snider joins as ...
| Central CA Retail Asset Trades for $319/sf
A locally based investor paid $5.2 mil for Lathrop Crossing, a 16.3k sf multi-tenant retail property in Lathrop, a central CA city situated about 10 miles south of Stockton. The property sold at a price per square foot of $31...
| Redwood Mortgage Arranges Trio of Differing Loans in California
Redwood Mortgage recently arranged three loans totaling $4.8 mil for commercial and residential investment property in California. The loans were secured by real estate assets in the East Bay and Silicon Valley in Northern Ca...
| Pacific Castle Completes Two Property Acquisitions and One Sale in Deals Totaling About $50 Mil
Pacific Castle recently completed three CA transactions totaling more than $50 mil. The deals consisted of two acquisitions and one disposition.
In one of the acquisitions, Pacific Castle purchased Prune Tree Shopping Center...
| 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...