Author: CBRE

Articles by CBRE

  • In Brief: Restaurants and Coffee Shops Lead International Retail Expansion
    Published on May 29, 2018 in Retail/Entertainment
    Restaurants and coffee-shop chains increased their lead as the most active retail category for international expansion, capitalizing on a global effort by landlords to make their shopping centers more inviting by adding more experiential, internet-proof uses, according to a new report from CBRE.
  • 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: CMBS Originations Reported Up 45 Percent in Q3
    Published on November 13, 2017 in Capital Markets
    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.
  • 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.
  • Most U.S. Markets See Declining Office Vacancy, Despite Slight Increase Nationally
    Published on April 18, 2016 in Capital Markets
    Vacancy in the U.S. office market inched up by 10 basis points (bps) during the first quarter of 2016 (Q1 2016), rising to 13.2 percent, according to the latest analysis from CBRE Group Inc. Even with the increase, the national office vacancy rate remains at the lowest level since 2008.
  • Philadelphia, S. Florida among Emerging Logistics Hubs for the Next Decade
    Published on January 25, 2016 in Market Trends
    Over the next decade, 20 markets worldwide—including south Florida; Santiago, Chile; El Bajío, Mexico; and Philadelphia—are set to emerge as global logistics hubs, according to a new report from CBRE Group Inc.
  • 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.