News by Topic : Market Analysis & Research

  • 9/1/2020

    CRE Transactions Volumes Down, but Prices Steady

    Valuations in the overall market have edged down 1.4% over the past three months, and are little changed year-to-date.

  • 8/31/2020

    Continued Signs of Economic Resilience Providing Firm Backdrop for Commercial Real Estate

    Nareit’s Calvin Schnure says property valuations have not fallen as transaction volume has softened.

  • 8/31/2020

    REIT Property Sectors All Rose Last Week

    Last week’s gains trimmed the declines so far this year to single digits, bringing the year-to-date total return to -9.0%

  • 8/26/2020

    Finding Opportunities in Commercial Real Estate During the COVID-19 Crisis

    One of the keys to finding opportunities in the current real estate landscape is by differentiating between transitory and permanent changes in consumer behavior and the use of real estate.

  • 8/26/2020

    Demand for Housing Tops Pre-Pandemic Pace

    Nearly every recent housing market indicator has shown significant increases for July, and were above consensus expectations.

  • 8/24/2020

    REIT Operating Performance Points to Upside Potential in the Year Ahead

    Nareit’s Calvin Schnure says economy “struggling to get back on its feet.

  • 8/24/2020

    REIT Industry August 2020 Rent Survey Results

    Given that rent collections in the industrial, office, and healthcare sectors have stabilized at high levels, the August survey focuses on three property subsectors: apartments, free standing retail, and shopping center retail.

  • 8/24/2020

    REIT Returns Treading Water in Recent Weeks

    The FTSE Nareit All Equity REITs index was down 0.3% in terms of total return.

  • 8/20/2020

    REIT Earnings Fell in Q2, But Strong Balance Sheets Show Resilience

    The sharp decline in REIT earnings reflects the record contraction in GDP in the second quarter. Economic activity hit bottom in April, however, and began rebounding over the past four months.

  • 8/20/2020

    REITs Report 21.7% Decline in Earnings in Second Quarter 2020

    As the COVID-19 crisis deepened, REITs retained strong balance sheets, low leverage ratios.