By the Numbers, Retail Doesn’t Look So Bad

By the Numbers, Retail Doesn’t Look So Bad

Retail real estate hasn’t garnered the most positive attention compared to other commercial real estate sectors, but many of its fundamentals are in good shape despite the negative attention. Trepp recently released a report pointing to many positive metric trends...
Report: Miami Needs More Office Space

Report: Miami Needs More Office Space

The Miami area reportedly has a problem that developers in many metro areas would be jealous of – the need for more office construction. Though second-quarter vacancy increased year over year, the problem the area faces is a lack of class A space in urban cores, which...
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...
More Good CMBS News!

More Good CMBS News!

At GRS Group, we periodically check in on the status of the CMBS market, and the reports have been favorable for the most part, and June was no different. Fitch reports a continued decline in delinquencies through the month. The ratings agency said that they dropped...