Real Estate Trends

Accurate real estate market knowledge and info on the latest trends to support your business needs

CBRE Research market reports are designed to provide you with up-to-date knowledge and insight on the industrial, office, retail and multifamily markets in the Houston​ area.​​​​​​​​

 Real Estate Trends

05 Oct 15

MarketFlash October 5

researchTwo large demographic cohorts are creating a sustained pattern of multifamily demand nationwide and investors are benefiting with annual rent gains outpacing inflation. However, major metros in Texas and Oklahoma offer more affordable multifamily housing alternatives than other parts of the U.S.

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30 Sep 15

MarketFlash September 30

researchThe Port of Houston is readying the Ship Channel to accept larger cargo vessels anticipated to make their way through the longer, wider and deeper locks of the Panama Canal. CBRE Research explores the implications of the Canal's expansion on the national industrial market and on Houston specifically.

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31 Aug 15

MarketFlash August 31

researchWhat does the combination of pent-up demand, rising home prices and a dearth of Class C multifamily redevelopment equal? The answer is a Class B apartment market that is outperforming Houston's well-heeled Class A luxury multifamily sector.

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17 Aug 15

MarketFlash August 17

researchHouston's office sublease glut is at an all-time numeric high, but since new construction has also surged, the percentage is in line with other prior highs.

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03 Aug 15

MarketFlash August 3

researchTexas witnessed 1.8 million people more or relocate here since the height of the recession - more than 1,200 people per day in the past four years - and they are hungry.

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20 Jul 15

MarketFlash July 20

researchWallets are out and Houstonians are spending. City revenues year-to-date are up 4.3% since 2014, Harris County rose further to 4.7% and the five-county region leapt 5.1% through May. Learn more in this CBRE Research MarketFlash.

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06 Jul 15

MarketFlash July 6

researchAs a result of the Panama Canal expansion, the increase in containerized cargo in Houston is expected to rise 15% in the next few years.

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24 Jun 15

MarketFlash June 24

researchThis summer's travel season is expected to be one of the busiest in years and Texas airports are ready. New passenger counts leap by nearly 700,000 travelers at major Texas airports.

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18 Jun 15

MarketFlash June 18

researchHouston is the second most cutting edge metro for advanced industries with Austin trailing close behind at number nine.

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09 Jun 15

MarketFlash June 9

researchManufacturing is a job creating machine in Houston and Dallas, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Current Employment Series.

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