Rental Properties Archive

Commercial Sales in REALTORS® Markets Rise 8.4 Percent in Q2.2016

Commercial real estate space is heavily concentrated in large buildings, but large buildings are a relatively small number of the overall stock of commercial buildings. In terms of inventory, commercial real estate markets are bifurcated, with the majority of...

Net Operating Income Continues Upward Trend in REALTOR® Commercial Markets

Commercial real estate continued on an upward trajectory in 2015, building on improving fundamentals and investment momentum.  In tandem with rising economic conditions, leasing strengthened during the year.  Growing net absorption led to declining vacancies and accelerating rent growth. ...

Vacation Properties: Short Term Rentals

In the age of social media interconnectedness, online vacation rental sites like AirBnb and HomeAway have gotten popular with travelers both at home and abroad. This could be benefitting vacation property buyers in some areas. In comparison to investors,...

Professional & Business Services Employment Drives Demand for Office Space in Q3.2015

Macroeconomic conditions downshifted in the third quarter of this year. Real gross domestic product (GDP) advanced at an annual rate of 2.1 percent, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis’s second estimate. The gain remained below the long-run historical...

Commercial Real Estate Sales Growth Moderates in Third Quarter

Commercial sales transactions span the price spectrum, but tend to be measured and reported based on size. CRE deals at the higher end—$2.5 million and above—comprise a large share of investment sales, and generally receive most of the press...