2018 National Industrial Occupancy
- Apr 18, 2018
Vacancy rates decreased slightly for industrial markets year-over-year in every region, with minor changes registered in the Northeast, from 4.9 percent to 4.5 percent, and in the South, from 5.6 percent to 5.3 percent in the fourth quarter of 2017. On a national level, vacancy rates registered a very slight drop of 20 basis points compared to the fourth quarter in 2016, and a 90-basis-point decline compared to the same period in 2015. The West recorded a 10-basis-point decrease the smallest adjustment year-over-year, inching down 10 basis points. Vacancy rates for industrial markets are expected to increase slightly or remain unchanged in some regions, growing by 10 basis points on a National level. Vacancy rates in the Northeast and the West are expected to increase by 20 basis points, while rates in the South are projected to remain unchanged.
—Posted on April 18, 2018
Vacancy rates for industrial markets are anticipated to experience minor decreases or remain unchanged in some regions, falling by only 0.3 percent on a National level. The Northeast is not projected to record any changes, while rates in the South are expected to decrease by 0.4 percent.
—Posted on Jan. 30, 2018