vacancy rates Archive

How Many Houses are Vacant at Your Zip Code?

Housing vacancies are currently at the lowest levels since at least 2005, according to the Census Bureau estimates. Nationally, the rental vacancy rate was 7.3 percent while homeowner housing rate was 1.9 percent for the third quarter 2015. But...

E-Commerce Drives Warehouse Space Demand in Q3.2015

Economic activity slowed in the third quarter of this year. Real gross domestic product (GDP) advanced at a recently revised annual rate of 2.1 percent, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis’s estimate. In comparison, second quarter growth measured...

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...

Rising New Construction Adds Pressure on Vacancies in REALTORS® CRE Markets in Q3.2015

Commercial fundamentals in REALTORS® markets continued gaining strength during the third quarter of 2015. Based on NAR’s Commercial Real Estate Market Trends report leasing advanced, followed by higher rents. However, accelerating commercial construction in smaller markets prompted an increase in...

Vacancies Decline in REALTORS® Commercial Markets in Q2.2015

Commercial fundamentals in REALTORS® markets continued gaining strength during the second quarter of 2015. Based on NAR’s Commercial Real Estate Market Trends report vacancy rates mirrored regional and product variations, as most properties posted availability declines. With rising new...