Student Housing Vacancy Rates Falling with New Supply

Student Housing Vacancy Rates Falling with New Supply

Steve Canty is a director at GRS Group. He can be reached at (858) 433-0441 or via email at scanty@grs-global.com Commercial real estate’s student housing sector is in the enviable position of experiencing slowing growth at a time when certain fundamentals could...
Suburban Office Changes Help Drive Pricing Boost

Suburban Office Changes Help Drive Pricing Boost

Overall commercial real estate pricing increased seven percent year over year as of November in 2018, according to a recent Real Capital Analytics report, showing that the industry’s value didn’t decrease last year, despite worries about its growth cycle ending. Two...
Foreign-Investment Dollars Rise More Than Other CRE Buys

Foreign-Investment Dollars Rise More Than Other CRE Buys

While overall investment in U.S. commercial real estate buys has only increased slightly, the amount of foreign dollars being put into domestic properties jumped during the first half of the year, according to a recent National Real Estate Investor article, citing...
Q2 SoCal Retail Thrives Despite Sector Challenges

Q2 SoCal Retail Thrives Despite Sector Challenges

With the strong advent of Amazon, brick-and-mortar retail doesn’t have a lot of optimism right now. But Southern California’s retail sector of commercial real estate seems to be holding up well, despite reports of doom and gloom. A recent Colliers International report...
Report: STEM Jobs Boost Office Leasing

Report: STEM Jobs Boost Office Leasing

Commercial real estate office leasing has undoubtedly been bolstered by the tech industry for the last several years. But there is more to it than that, according to a recent Cushman & Wakefield report (download here). STEM (science, technology, engineering, and...