JANUARY ISSUE: Property Management–Occupancy Strengthens
- Jan 06, 2015
What will demand for space look like in 2015, and which markets will score highest for absorption and increased rents?
For owners, asset managers, property managers and leasing agents, the answers to those questions will guide strategy this year. The outlook appears to be broadly positive, as economic growth fosters improved real estate fundamentals.
To size up the year ahead, CPE invited a variety of experts—including economists, analysts and advisory practice leaders—to share their views.
INDUSTRIAL: Quiet Overachiever
In 2015, the industrial sector may again prove to be an overachiever. Expanding consumer confidence is driving retail demand, which is helping to backfill existing inventory and promote new development. As in other areas, industrial occupancy is getting a boost from a modest level of new development.