These cities accounted for more than a quarter of all the new industrial inventory nationwide, according to CommercialEdge.
More than 400 projects were certified or re-certified during the first half of the year.
Deal volume in these markets topped $2.8 billion in May, CommercialEdge data shows.
These cities account for more than 80 percent of the region’s development activity, CommercialEdge data shows.
Roughly 5 million square feet was underway in the region by March, CommercialEdge data shows.
Investment volume across the U.S. decreased by 22.5 percent year-over-year, according to CommercialEdge data.
Nearly 142 million square feet of office space received LEED certification in 2022, according to USGBC data.
These metros account for more than half of the total square footage completed last year, according to CommercialEdge data.