redirect pin user minus plus fax mobile-phone office-phone data envelope globe outlook retail close line-arrow-down solid-triangle-down facebook globe2 google hamburger line-arrow-left solid-triangle-left linkedin wechat play-btn line-arrow-right arrow-right solid-triangle-right search twitter line-arrow-up solid-triangle-up calendar globe-americas globe-apac globe-emea external-link music picture paper pictures play gallery download rss-feed vcard account-loading


CBRE sets the standard for national real estate research by providing clients with accurate, insightful and current market knowledge.


Our mission is to help our clients make better business decisions. To do that, CBRE Research provides thoughtful, forward-looking insight into real estate trends, strategies and opportunities in the U.S. and around the world. 

We collect, compile and interpret data on local and national real estate market conditions. We publish our conclusions as reports and opinion pieces on trends and their potential impact on capital markets, hotel, industrial, multifamily, office, retail and other property sectors. Our experts share their unique perspectives online, in print and at industry and client events, and partner with CBRE professionals to help clients apply our knowledge in making the most informed strategic real estate and other business decisions.

Econometric Advisors

Learn more about CBRE's forecasting arm.

Hotels Americas Research

Learn more about CBRE's specialized hotel research products.

Research Tools

Understanding Retail Destinations

Through our global, full-service real estate serve platform, we uncover the intelligence and insights needed to predict and analyze changes.

Understanding Office Destinations

With more professionals focused on the office sector than any other firm globally, CBRE Office Services delivers innovative corporate real estate solutions.

ERIX: Real Estate Data Platform

ERIX is CBRE’s Global Research Application that records aggregated comparable property market data for over 200 global cities.

Visit the U.S. Research Archives

Major Reports

U.S. & Canadian Mobility 2018

September 10, 2018
September 10, 2018

U.S. Industrial & Logistics Labor Report 2018

September 4, 2018
September 4, 2018

North America Cap Rate Survey First Half 2018

August 16, 2018
August 16, 2018

Scoring Tech Talent in North America 2018

July 23, 2018
July 23, 2018

Americas Occupier Survey 2018

March 27, 2018
March 27, 2018

U.S. MarketFlash Reports


U.S. MarketFlash | Sears Bankruptcy Filing: Details & Implications

October 15, 2018
October 15, 2018

U.S. MarketFlash | Going Up: Vertical Solutions in Industrial & Logistics

October 11, 2018
October 11, 2018

U.S. MarketFlash | Economic Watch: Hiring & Wages Cool; Unemployment at 49-Year Low

October 5, 2018
October 5, 2018

Viewpoints and Trends

U.S. Net-Lease Market Trends Report | April 2018

April 24, 2018
April 24, 2018

U.S. ViewPoint | Why Health Systems Should Think and Act Like Real Estate Investors

April 4, 2018
April 4, 2018

U.S. Data Center Trends Report | H2 2017

March 19, 2018
March 19, 2018

Quarterly Reports

Q2 2018 U.S. Capital Markets Figures

August 7, 2018
August 7, 2018

Q2 2018 U.S. Multifamily Figures

August 3, 2018
August 3, 2018

Q2 2018 U.S. Lending Figures

July 27, 2018
July 27, 2018

Need Help?

Visit our Global Research Gateway Support page.

Research Leadership Team

Spencer Levy Headshot
Spencer Levy
Head of Research, Americas | Senior Economic Advisor
+1 617 912 5236
Richard Barkham, Ph.D.
Chief Economist, Global
+617 912 5215
Melina Cordero, Head of Retail Research, the Americas
Melina Cordero
Global Head of Retail Research
+1 202 5855532
+1 305 9157496
+1 202 7831723
Andrea Cross, Americas Head of Office Research
Andrea Cross
Head of Office Research, Americas
+1 415 772 0337
+1 213 804 8211
David Egan Headshot
David Egan
Head of Industrial & Logistics Research, Americas & Global
+1 312 9351892
+1 312 9351880
Jeanette Rice
Head of Multifamily Research, Americas
+1 214 979 6169
Jeff West Image
Jeff West
Head of Data Center Research, Americas
+1 503 2214806
Julie Whelan
Julie Whelan
Head of Occupier Research, Americas
+1 617 912 5229