Research Center - International
Economy Watch: China Named Top Buyer, Seller of US CRE
One-fifth of realtors that participated in the National Association of Realtors latest survey on foreign investment in U.S. commercial real estate said they had closed a sale with an international client in 2016. They also expect increased sales and leasing activity involving foreign investors this year.
Direct Private Real Estate Returns
In 2016, direct private real estate returned 7.4 percent but across major metropolitan markets there was considerable variation due to differences in local market conditions.