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

Americas Occupier Survey 2018

March 27, 2018
March 27, 2018

Americas Investor Intentions Survey 2018

March 1, 2018
March 1, 2018

North America | Second Half 2017 Cap Rate Survey

February 21, 2018
February 21, 2018

2018 U.S. Life Sciences Report

January 17, 2018
January 17, 2018

2018 U.S. Market Outlook

December 14, 2017
December 14, 2017

U.S. MarketFlash Reports

U.S. MarketFlash | Spreading Growth: 10 Largest Markets for Bay Area Tech Firms

June 20, 2018
June 20, 2018

U.S. MarketFlash | Economic Watch: Strong Jobs Gains Across Industries in May, with Modest Wage Growth

June 1, 2018
June 1, 2018

U.S. Marketflash | Eurozone Politics Reverses Upward March of the U.S. Treasury Yields: Real Estate to Benefit

May 30, 2018
May 30, 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

Q1 2018 U.S. Capital Markets Figures

May 4, 2018
May 4, 2018

Q1 2018 U.S. Office Occupier Figures

May 1, 2018
May 1, 2018

Q1 2018 U.S. Lending Figures

April 30, 2018
April 30, 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 9125236
Richard Barkham, Ph.D.
Chief Economist, Global
+617 912 5215
Melina Cordero, Head of Retail Research, the Americas
Melina Cordero
Head of Retail Research, Americas
+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 7720337
+1 213 8048211
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 9125229
Mark Woodworth
Head of Hotels Research, Americas
+1 4048421150