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

23 Nov 15

MarketFlash November 23

researchThere is more to be thankful for this year. Food prices, airfare and filling up at the pump cost less this year, leaving more cash in consumers' wallets during Thanksgiving and just in time for Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

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16 Nov 15

MarketFlash November 16

researchTexas has added 224,800 new jobs to payrolls in the last 12 months, driven by corporate attraction and business expansion. It's pretty easy to answer the question, "why Texas?" so instead we ask, "why not Texas?" Is mobility the next pressing issue for the state?

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12 Nov 15

Houston Q3 Office Market Update

researchA graphic look at Houston's Q3 office market performance

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02 Nov 15

MarketFlash November 2

researchGone are the days of retail developers building large enclosed malls and cookie-cutter strip centers that prevailed in the 80s. More tailored design catering to micro-communities is now the norm and a disciplined, multi-faceted retail pipeline across Texas and Oklahoma showcases this changing face of retail.

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26 Oct 15

MarketFlash October 26

researchOne year into the crude oil glut and Houston's office market has created its own. Sublease space availability has nearly doubled over this time last year, primarily in the submarkets with the highest concentration of energy companies. By 2018, crude oil prices are expected to be on a solid rebound at the same time that Houston office availability rates may start trending down.

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19 Oct 15

MarketFlash October 19

researchWith the strongest longstanding U.S. residential expansion in the Texas Triangle, retail and the industrial facilities that supply them will be the commercial sectors to watch for the long-term.

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12 Oct 15

MarketFlash October 12

researchTexas and Oklahoma continue to be atractive markets for investors as indicated in the CBRE North America Cap Rate Survey for H1 2015. What's in store for the different property types in Houston?

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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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