Viewpoints

Industry insights, market outlook reports and commercial real estate
news, and trends from the Coldwell Banker Commercial brand.

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Jul 19, 2016

Increased International Capital Inspires CRE Growth

The last couple of years have seen growing participation in the U.S. commercial market by international investors. This can be attributed in part to the relative strength of the U.S economy, and the transparency of transactions here. Foreign investors, including sovereign funds, which have large amounts of capital to park in a safe place, are attracted by low interest rates and favorable spreads. Capital preservation and higher yields are the main draw for international buyers to the U.S. market.

Jul 19, 2016

Changing logistics in an omni-channel world: How we’re squeezing more out of tight urban spaces by Fred Schmidt

The consumers evolving behavior with regard to mobile technology and online shopping has retailers seeing the value in tying together their physical shops with their online offerings, creating a seamless customer experience that’s the best of both. This is omni-channel retail, and it is shaking things up for retailers and the logistics industry.

Jul 12, 2016

Are New Fitness Concepts Trending in Your CRE Market?

You’ve seen the signs. In most every city in the country, a new type of fitness facility has been cropping up offering specialized services. The boutique fitness concept is a major trend, and has an impact on the CRE market.

Jul 7, 2016

T.C. Macker Represents Buyer in $13.6M Sale

Beverly Hills-based investment firm Unilev Management has acquired a 15,800-square-foot Hollywood strip center for $13.6 million in an off-market deal.

Jul 5, 2016

Retail Renovation Spurs Construction Growth in 2016

Retail construction is leading all other property types, growing nearly 25% in 2015 over the previous year. The hard-hit retail sector is coming around, and a large portion of the building going on in retail is renovation rather than new construction. This trend is expected to continue, with estimates for retail construction growth coming in at 9% (120msf) for 2016. The added value will be about 10% ($20 billion).

Jun 28, 2016

3 Ways Global Urbanization Impacts CRE

The U.S. population saw overall growth of 9.7% in the years between 2000 and 2010, but growth in urban areas was higher, at 12.1%. Urbanization is a significant feature of growth around the world, and has considerable impact on commercial real estate.

Jun 22, 2016

Prepare Your Commercial Property for Sale or Lease Part I: The Look

The smell of warm baked cookies may help you sell your house, but not your commercial property.

Jun 14, 2016

CBC Announces Location for 2017 Commercial Elite & Top Two Event

We’re excited to announce that the 2017 Top 2 / Commercial Elite incentive event will take place June 11-15, 2017 at the Ritz Carlton in Amelia Island, FL.

Jun 13, 2016

John True & Brent Case Close $50 M Sale

John True and Brent Case of Coldwell Banker Commercial Atlantic International brokered a $50 million deal for five seperate multi-family communities in the Charleston area.

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