Fannie Mae's Economic and Strategic Research Group recently revised down its forecast for U.S. economic growth in 2019 and beyond. Economy Editor Dees Stribling discusses the reasons behind the less optimistic view, for the week ending May 25, 2018.
Continued restraint in new development in the office sector and robust demand in the industrial sector contributed to strong first-quarter performances for the property types. Economy Editor Dees Stribling has the latest, for the week ending May 18, 2018.
Coming off a strong fourth-quarter 2017 total of $123.2 billion, investment volume in U.S. real estate declined to $103.8 billion in the first quarter of 2018, according to Real Capital Analytics data.
A new CohnReznick report explains why properties financed by the federal government's Low-Income Housing Tax Credit program are performing so well. Economy Editor Dees Stribling has the full report, for the week ending May 11, 2018.
Demand among investors and developers for industrial product shows no signs of slowing down, Avison Young Senior Vice President Eric Swanson notes in an interview with CPE at the 2018 ULI Spring Meeting.
The U.S. economy did not create as many jobs as expected for the month, according the Bureau of Labor Statistics latest jobs report. Economy Editor Dees Stribling breaks down the numbers, for the week ending May 4, 2018.