Retail Properties Archive

NAR Commercial Members Optimistic About Business Creation Throughout 2016

By the nature of the profession, commercial real estate agents have a unique perspective on business creation as they play a key role in helping companies lease or own office space and commercial facilities. For that reason, the NAR...
January 11, 2017

Cap Rates Compress in REALTORS® CRE Markets In Q2.2016

Commercial real estate transactions span the price spectrum, but tend to be measured and reported based on size. While the majority of buildings (81 percent) are relatively small (small cap CRE), with the bulk of commercial space (71 percent)...

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...

NAR Commercial Members’ Pulse on Economic Development

NAR commercial members work with small businesses in their local communities all over the country. Often REALTORS® can provide an ear to the ground for what’s happening in local economic development as they are one of the first sources...

Retail Vacancies Decline In Q1.2016

The U.S. economy sputtered during the first quarter of 2016, as global economic activity throttled back and companies found financial markets’ volatility unsettling. Based on the first estimate from the Bureau of Economic Analysis, real gross domestic product (GDP)...