U.S. net-lease investment reached record highs in 2019, with investors increasingly attracted to opportunities in high-growth secondary and tertiary markets.
Based on CBRE's latest U.S. Data Center Trends Report, driven by demand from large enterprise and cloud users, U.S. data center leasing and construction completions reached record levels in 2019.
Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 7.9 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 764,000 units in January, coming off an upward revision in December 2019.
Strong demand from both domestic and foreign investors, combined with moderate economic growth, is expected to keep capitalization rates for U.S. commercial real estate assets broadly stable in 2020.
U.S. home price growth slowed considerably throughout most of 2019, with some pick-up in price in growth toward the end of the year.
Central's Grade A office rents dropped the sharpest among Hong Kong's core business districts as its vacancy rate reached 4% in January 2020, the first time in more than five years.
About half U.S. opportunity zones, where there was sufficient sales data, saw median home prices rise more than the national increase of 9.4 percent from the fourth quarter of 2018 to the fourth quarter of 2019.
Continues to capitalise on its ESG performance and sustainability leadership to drive the property industry's demand for green debt.
According to the National Association of Realtors, existing-home sales in the U.S. declined in January 2020, continuing a fluctuating pattern of monthly increases and declines.
The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage in the U.S. averaged 3.49 percent in mid-February 2020. The low mortgage rate environment continues to spur homebuying activity, with applications to purchase a home up fifteen percent.
Global property consultant JLL is reporting this week that worldwide commercial real estate investment volumes increased by 10% in the fourth quarter of 2019, to $245 billion. This brought full-year activity to $800 billion.
According to the U.S. Housing and Urban Development and Commerce Department, total housing starts decreased 3.6 percent in January 2020 from an upwardly revised December 2019 reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.57 million units.
According to the American Institute of Architects, 2020 started the year on a strong note as architecture firm billings strengthened slightly in January.
According to the Orlando Regional Realtor Association, Orlando's housing market in January 2020 marked a second consecutive month of double-digit year-over-year sales increases.
To understand the full impact of the Coronavirus epidemic on Chinese cross-border real estate buying in overseas markets, it helps to first understand the situation for these buyers at home, and the original source market of the virus, China.
According to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index, U.S. builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes edged one point lower to 74 in February 2020.
The latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index is reporting this month that Los Angeles supplanted San Francisco the nation's least affordable major housing market in Q4 of 2019.
CoreLogic's latest Single-Family Rent Index (SFRI) shows a national rent increase of 2.9% year over year in December 2019, down from 3% in December 2018.
Based on a new Harris Poll commissioned by Zillow finds buying or selling a home are often fraught with conflict between couples.