• Office Forecast: Q2 2020

    Aug 14, 2020, 09:31 AM by Alex Krasikov
    In Q2, office vacancy rose by 70 bps, and negative net absorption reached 20 million square feet among CBRE EA’s tracked Sum of Markets.
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  • Industrial Forecast: Q2 2020

    Aug 11, 2020, 12:05 PM by Ibrahiim Bayaan
    The slowdown in industrial activity was better than expected headed into the second quarter and underscores the sector's resiliency. E-commerce activity surged during Q2 and is likely to prevent severe declines in demand in upcoming quarters as businesses look to expand their online capabilities.
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  • Apartment Forecast: Q2 2020

    Aug 11, 2020, 09:03 AM by Nathan Adkins
    Riding strong pre-COVID demand, and supported by generous federal and state stimulus packages, multifamily fundamentals were only modestly impacted by pandemic-related economic shocks in Q2 2020. The long-term outlook for multifamily remains strong, with both rent and vacancy expected to recovery to pre-COVID levels by Q1 2022.
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  • Macro Forecast: Q2 2020

    Aug 10, 2020, 11:31 AM by Matt Mowell
    Looking ahead, a return to the devastating economic conditions we saw in April is unlikely. Assuming the U.S. can both control the rate of COVID-19 transmission and deliver the right cocktail of policy responses, we think it is likely that the economic contraction in 2020 can be limited to 5%, followed by 5% growth in 2021.
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  • Retail Forecast: Q2 2020

    Aug 7, 2020, 11:39 AM by Christina Tong
    Despite recent improvement in monthly retail sales data, a resurgence of COVID-19 cases poses concerns about additional temporary closures for retailers in regional hot spots. In addition, we are witnessing high-profile bankruptcies almost on a weekly basis, along with announcements of store closures.
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  • Investment Performance Forecast: Industrial the Clear Winner

    Aug 6, 2020, 09:34 AM by Jing Ren
    With the pandemic continuing to affect the U.S. economy, investors are wondering what's in store for commercial real estate. Our investment performance forecast viewpoint explores the outlook for each property sector, cap rates, the lending market and more.
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  • Remote Working: The Potential Impact on Office Demand

    Jul 30, 2020, 14:12 PM by Alex Krasikov
    Due to the counterbalancing effects of remote working potentially causing a decline in the need for office space and social distancing requirements potentially increasing office space needs, CBRE forecasts only a modest to moderate decline in office demand in the next five years.
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  • U.S. Office Vacancy Index Q2 2020

    Jul 23, 2020, 14:21 PM by Alex Krasikov
    Based on preliminary quarterly results, the vacancy rate for CBRE EA’s Office Sum of Markets increased by 70 basis points (bps) to 13% during the second quarter of 2020, with rate increasing in suburban and downtown submarkets.
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  • U.S. Industrial Availability Index Q2 2020

    Jul 23, 2020, 14:16 PM by Ibrahiim Bayaan
    Preliminary data shows that availability continued to increase in the industrial market in the second quarter of 2020, rising to 7.6% from 7.3% in the previous quarter. This marks the largest quarter-to-quarter rise in availability since the end of 2009.
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  • U.S. Retail Availability Index Q2 2020

    Jul 23, 2020, 14:09 PM by Christina Tong
    The availability rate increased from the previous quarter in 54 of EA’s 63 tracked markets (including the sum of markets). It remains unclear whether retail sales will continue to have a strong bounce back in the following quarters once the federal stimulus checks and unemployment benefits disappear.
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