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Top Global Investors: What Was on the Menu in 2018

Jim Costello / January 15th, 2019

The biggest global investors increased their exposure to commercial real estate in 2018, collectively adding commercial properties priced at $63.2 billion to their portfolios. Investors steered towards...

Seoul Sees Swell of Office Deals and Liquidity

Petra Blazkova / October 1st, 2018

Seoul has climbed the ranks to become the second largest office market in Asia Pacific and liquidity in the South Korean capital keeps growing. Investors spent...

Chart: Chinese Investors’ Cross-Border Activity

Petra Blazkova / June 11th, 2018

Fears about Chinese buyers losing their appetite for global commercial real estate investments may have been overdone. In the first quarter of 2018, Chinese investors bought...

Chart: Trends in US Volume vs Pricing

Jim Costello / January 10th, 2018

The price impacts behind the pullback in U.S. deal volume can be thought about in a supply-versus-demand context. Every asset in the market is for sale at some price level...

Top 50 Global Investors: The Big Get Bigger

Jim Costello / December 29th, 2017

The big got bigger in 2017 as the top 50 investors in global commercial property collectively added $31.1 billion to their portfolios for the year. To be sure, they bought more income-producing commercial...

US Prices Climb 1.2% in November, RCA CPPI Report Shows

Elizabeth Szep / December 21st, 2017

U.S. commercial real estate prices touched new highs in November even as deal activity sagged, the latest RCA CPPI summary report shows. The US National All-Property Index climbed...

Net Investors for 2017 Coming Into View

Jim Costello / December 14th, 2017

The fourth quarter rush is upon us, with new deals announced each day. Most everyone in our industry is busy with holiday parties and wrapping up year-end deals. Despite the rush, total U.S. deal activity…

Grasping the Liquidity Risks of Europe’s Smaller Markets

Tom Leahy / December 6th, 2017

Investors are pushing into Europe’s secondary and tertiary cities in greater numbers as commercial property prices in the region’s core markets test record highs. These buyers should be aware that...

Which Sellers of Apartment Assets Are Getting Closest to Their Ask Price?

Jim Costello / April 24th, 2017

U.S. apartment deal volume has dropped at double-digit year-over-year rates for four months in a row. With deal volume down so sharply, market participants are asking what is driving...

US CRE Volume Slides Through Q1 But Pricing Holds Steady

Jim Costello / April 15th, 2016

U.S. commercial property sales fell in the first quarter, with preliminary data showing deal volume came in at $101 billion, down 27% from a year earlier. Despite this fall in volume, pricing is still...

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