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REALTOR® Commercial Sales Rise 10.7 Percent in Third Quarter, Despite Headwinds

With lackluster employment growth, third quarter fundamentals in REALTOR® commercial markets maintained a positive trajectory. However, the specter of government shutdown and the budget debate added headwinds to the market performance. The results of the October Commercial Real Estate...

Commercial Fundamentals Point to Steady Growth In Second Half of 2013

After gross domestic product revisions, business spending shows growing confidence in the first half of the year. The first quarter spending was down 4.6 percent, with a decline driven by a 25.7 percent drop in spending on commercial structures....

REALTORS®’ Commercial Markets Gain Steam in Fourth Quarter 2012

Commercial REALTOR® markets posted accelerating growth in sales and leasing activity during the fourth quarter of 2012. Based on the results of the January Commercial Real Estate Market Survey, commercial practitioners closed the year on a more upbeat note....

Office Vacancy Declines to 16.1 Percent

Broader job growth has been slowing through the half point of the year and going into the third quarter. Many companies have also put expansion plans on hold, waiting to see what happens in the national and local economies....

REALTORS®’ Commercial Markets Maintain Momentum in Second Quarter 2012

Commercial real estate in REALTOR® markets continued on a stabilizing path during the second quarter of 2012. Based on the results of the July Commercial Real Estate Market Survey, market activity at the national level posted improvements compared with...