Economy Watch Weekly: Chinese Investment in US CRE Dropped By Half in ’17
- Apr 03, 2018
Following China’s State Council implementing a framework regulating outbound investments, the country’s investment in U.S. commercial real estate dropped dramatically in 2017, according to a recent Cushman & Wakefield report. The report estimates Chinese investment in U.S. CRE dropped by more than half—55 percent—in 2017, totaling just $7.3 billion, compared to the hefty $16.2 billion total in 2016. But which markets and property types felt the most impact? Economy Editor Dees Stibling delves into the full report, for the week ending March 30, 2018.