• Retail investment sales volume in the fourth quarter amounted to $7.8 billion—up from $5.6 billion in the second quarter. It was the most active quarter for significant retail deals since the fourth quarter of 2007.
  • Total volume in the retail sector amounted to $20.2 billion. The volume during 2009 was just $13.1 billion.
  • The late increase in retail sales was clear for both strip centers, mall and other retail properties.

Source: Real Capital Analytics