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Insights: Land Sales Trends

Insights: Land Sales Trends

The U.S. economy entered a recession in February, 2020, per the National Bureau of Economic Research. Commercial real estate development typically slows during a recession because developers do not want to incur the holding costs of land parcels if there is not an expected demand for new product.

Insights: Student Housing 2020

Insights: Student Housing 2020

The main uncertainty in the student housing sector is COVID-19’s impact on the 2020-2021 school year’s leasing. There is a variety of factors which make the student housing occupancy outlook uncertain.

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Insights: Landlord Employer Liability

Insights: Landlord Employer Liability

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic raises the question of whether landlords with leased properties can be held liable for injuries sustained when someone contracts COVID-19 at the premises.

Opportunity Zones & Taxes

Opportunity Zones & Taxes

What are Opportunity Zones? The real estate industry is buzzing about this new program which allows private investment in country’s distressed communities. CBC brings you a quick overview to help you understand what they are and how investors can use them for their benefit.

Regional Summaries

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District Of Columbia County, DC

Apartment
The 113,538-unit market-rate, investment grade Washington, D.C., apartment market continued to expand rapidly in the second quarter of 2019, as another wave of new units hit the market. The District's vacancy rate was 6.0% in the second quarter according to Reis, up 40 basis points from the prior quarter but down 10 from a year earlier. During the second quarter the average asking rent increased 1.7% to $1,990 per month, and the average effective rent rose 1.6% to $1,879 per month. The year-over-year gains are 6.2% and 5.7%, respectively. VIEW APARTMENT LISTINGS >
Office
Vacancy has been edging up for two decades in the 108.5-million-square-foot Washington, D.C., general purpose, multi-tenant office market, but it is still the fifth-lowest among the top Reis markets. The second quarter 2019 vacancy rate is 12.0%, according to Reis, up 30 basis points for the period and up 120 basis points from a year earlier. During the second quarter of 2019 average rents increased just 0.1% by both measures. Compared with a year earlier the asking average is up 2.1% to $56.41 psf, and the average effective rent rose 2.2% to $47.46 psf. VIEW OFFICE LISTINGS >

Source: Data provided by Reis, Inc. based on Market Summaries for the 85 Primary and Secondary Markets they cover.

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