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5 Most Affordable Markets for Data Centers
We look at markets where high demand from users, low cost of power and tax incentives from local governments make data center development an attractive proposition.
Oil Glut to Pose Challenges for Energy Markets in 2016
Office markets that rely on energy industry tenants are going to face challenges in 2016.
Attendance at New York ICSC Show to Hit 10,000, Buoyed by Strong Economy
Technology and e-commerce to drive many discussions at the annual New York conference, attendees predict.
Practice Drills, Cooperation With Law Enforcement Key to Protecting Commercial Assets Against Terror Threats
How prepared are malls and hotels in the U.S. for a potential terrorist attack?
Foreign Investors View U.S. Industrial Portfolios as Solid Buy
Industrial properties, typically a sector ignored by foreign investors due to comparatively low lease rates and locations far away from urban centers, have now become a desired asset class for such buyers.
Top 5 “New World” Cities in the U.S.
The traditional hierarchy of global cities is breaking down, according to experts, as technology, globalization and urbanization trends have started to attract real estate investment on a broader scale. Below we list (in no particular order) the top five ‘new world’ cities in the U.S.
Hotel Developers to Keep Building Through 2016
A combination of strong demand and measured new supply additions has resulted in very healthy fundamentals for the hotel industry, but experts say 2016 may mark the last year of expansion in this cycle.
Law Firms Now Ready to Grow, But Face Challenges Finding Space 1
Competition for office space is hot in every market as available class-A and remodeled class-B space is tight, and new buildings aren’t scheduled to come on-line until the end of 2016/early 2017.
Retailers Focus on Large Distribution Centers, Small Urban Warehouses for Fast Delivery
As third quarter fundamentals continue to show improvement in the industrial sector, retailers are honing their distribution center strategy to meet current e-commerce demands.
Growing Demand for Data Centers Drives M&A Activity in the Sector
The growth in remote digital storage is pushing up demand for data storage properties globally and leading to a flurry of merger and acquisition activity among data storage facility owners and users.
6 U.S. Office Markets with the Highest Occupancy Rates
According to office market reports from real estate services firms CBRE and JLL, at least six of the nation’s top office markets posted vacancy rates in the single digits in the third quarter.
Tight Office Demand to Continue Through Mid-2016, New Research Reports Promise
The office tenant base is growing faster than new development can keep up with, forcing the national office vacancy down in the third quarter to its lowest point since the recession.
Seniors Housing Professionals Worry About Inexperienced Developers Entering the Sector
Construction of seniors housing properties is up, but occupancy is flat and absorption was down at the end of the third quarter, according to industry experts.
Drone Technology Might Guide the Next CRE Investment Boom
Drone technology has become a multi-billion-dollar business, as consumer uses multiply and the U.S. military begins phasing out manned vehicle operations in favor of unmanned flights, leading real estate investors and developers to pay attention.
Investor Competition Intensifies for Medical Office Properties
Demand for stabilized medical office buildings (MOBs) and new development is on an upswing, according to market experts, with cap rates matching pre-recession record levels.

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