• Industry 4.0 is driving significant change within the industrial and logistics property sector. With new technologies being adopted across a range of industry sectors and geographies, both the demand and supply sides of the business are experiencing multiple inflection points.  
  • This ViewPoint by CBRE Research and CBRE Valuations & Advisory Services identifies the key industrial real estate impacts of the latest Industry 4.0 related technology trends; explains how they will impact the development of upcoming industrial real estate facilities; and envisions their influence on property valuations.
  • It is imperative that industrial investors and developers understand the long-term and structural consequences of Industry 4.0 as the property sector transitions into this new era. Developing industrial real estate into a strong and sustainable product capable of withstanding the impact of impending technological change will be critical.