U.S. Research Reports

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21 Sep 16

U.S. Office ViewPoint

This second report in our multi-part series on office construction looks beyond conventional metrics like rent growth to determine when and where to build, and explores new trends affecting the office construction industry.

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13 Sep 16

H1 2016 North America Cap Rate Survey

CBRE North America Cap Rate Survey for the first half of 2016 highlights cap rate trends for all major property types and classes in key markets across the U.S. and Canada.

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12 Sep 16

U.S. MarketFlash

A steady decline in food prices has delivered a mixed bag for the economy, providing consumers with more disposable income but crimping the already narrow profit margins of grocery operators.

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08 Sep 16

U.S. MarketFlash

The financial failure of Hanjin Shipping is a shock to global commerce and logistics, but it isn't a complete surprise given mounting overcapacity in global shipping and subsequently depressed container rates.

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08 Sep 16

Q2 2016 Hotel MarketView

Demand growth recovered from the first quarter to produce all-time-high record occupancy. RevPAR growth of 3.5% was low in nominal terms but solid in real terms.

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07 Sep 16

Q2 2016 Multifamily MarketView

Although the U.S. multifamily market remains very healthy, it has entered a new phase in which deliveries are outpacing demand, leading to slightly less favorable market conditions in Q2 2016. Performance moderation is expected through the year.

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31 Aug 16

Q2 2016 U.S. Retail MarketView Snapshot

Employment grew at a solid pace in Q2 2016—a marked contrast to the lackluster GDP growth during the first half of 2016. Moreover, with the unemployment rate at or below 5% since Q4 2015, tight labor market conditions are spurring wage growth.

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30 Aug 16

Q2 2016 Capital Markets MarketView

The capital markets environment in Q2 2016—equity and debt; volume, pricing and performance—reflected fairly healthy conditions, but less so than in 2015. Overall, Q2 2016 capital markets metrics were similar to those recorded in Q1 2016.

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24 Aug 16

Q2 2016 U.S. Office OccupierView Snapshot

U.S. net office absorption reached 11.5 million sq. ft. in Q2, an increase from the previous quarter but the weakest Q2 total since 2013. The suburban markets registered 10 million sq. ft. of absorption, or 87% of the total.

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23 Aug 16

U.S. MarketFlash

E-commerce sits at the intersection of the retail and industrial property markets, connected by their shared supply chain infrastructure. E-commerce sales saw strong growth in Q2, up 4.5% over Q1 and now comprising 8.1% of all retail sales.

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