In Brief: CBRE Foresees Continued U.S. Office Market Expansion in 2018 Published on January 29, 2018 in Office Improved U.S. office market fundamentals should continue, downtown markets will receive a disproportionate amount of new supply, the tech sector likely will remain a primary demand driver, and occupiers will pursue space efficiency and agility this year, according to a CBRE report.
In Brief: U.S. Commercial Lending Rebounds in Second Quarter, Led by CMBS Published on August 09, 2017 in Capital Markets Commercial real estate lending in the United States continued to grow in the second quarter, led by a surge in commercial mortgage–backed securities (CMBS) mortgages, according to the latest research from CBRE. Volume improved across all major lending groups, with CMBS conduits leading all other lenders in terms of market share.
In Brief: U.S. Commercial Lending Surged in Fourth Quarter Published on March 03, 2017 in Market Trends Commercial real estate lending volume finished the year on a strong note as loan closings surged in November and December, according to the latest research from CBRE. Despite concerns throughout the year regarding the direction of the global economy, U.S. capital markets remained favorable to borrowers in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2016 due to low relative rates and abundant capital.
Beyond the Bay Area: Austin, Dallas among Top Cities Adding Tech Talent Published on August 29, 2016 in Market Trends San Francisco remains the leading U.S. tech market, but the competition for talent is getting tougher as more highly skilled tech workers—especially millennials—are flocking to cities where the cost of living is lower and tech jobs are plentiful, according to CBRE Group's annual research report Scoring Tech Talent. Austin and Dallas/Forth Worth ranked fifth and sixth respectively in this year's report.
Report: U.S. Multifamily Investment Hits Historic Four-Quarter Total Published on September 16, 2015 in Capital Markets Investment in U.S. multifamily reached $127 billion for the year ending June 30, 2015—the highest four-quarter total in history and representing growth of 36 percent over the 12-month period, according to the latest research from CBRE. The total surpasses the mid-2000s peak of $100 billion achieved in the year ending June 30, 2006.