Report: Home Downsizing Drives Self Storage Development

Report: Home Downsizing Drives Self Storage Development

Ever-increasing occupancy into multifamily buildings due to recent college graduates and younger people moving away from home, as well as people looking to downsize because their children have left the house, has caused a recent self-storage construction boom. A...
ULI Survey: Hot CRE Market to Cool Down

ULI Survey: Hot CRE Market to Cool Down

The commercial real estate industry has experienced an amazing run over the last few years. That’s not expected to drastically change any time soon, but its rate of success might be more tempered in the near term. The Urban Land Institute recently released its 2018...
Signs Point to a Strong Holiday Shopping Season

Signs Point to a Strong Holiday Shopping Season

It’s difficult to forecast anything but a strong holiday season for retailers, considering that the United States is experiencing a 49-year unemployment low. Wage growth is finally catching up as well, hitting the highest it’s increased in about a decade. A recent...
CMBS Delinquencies Continue to Drop

CMBS Delinquencies Continue to Drop

One of the biggest commercial real estate fears of a few years ago, the maturation of CMBS loans leading to mass defaults, hasn’t come to fruition in the way some predicted. August marked the fourth consecutive month of a drop in delinquencies, down to 2.48 percent...
The Real Estate Impact of Amazon Go

The Real Estate Impact of Amazon Go

Amazon has surprised the retail real estate industry again, but this time it’s in a good way. Maybe. The company will reportedly open 3,000 of its Amazon Go cashier-less stores by 2021. It is currently operating a handful in Seattle and Chicago, which are roughly...