Investment Ticks Up Nationwide Aside from a slight dip for the Midwest, all regions across the U.S. saw increased investment in the fourth quarter. Mar152017 Mar 15, 2017 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Subscribe to CPE National Investment Research Center InvestmentVolume Note: Data current through Dec. 31, 2016. Excludes development sites. Based on independent reports of properties and portfolios $2.5 million and greater. Data believed to be accurate but not guaranteed. Source: © Real Capital Analytics, Inc.