16 12, 2019

Industrial Watch: December 14, 2019

2019-12-16T18:31:50+00:00

"November was the month for job creation. With 226,000 new positions in the month alone, the unemployment rate was lowered to 3.5 percent. The well-known trend is that there are more jobs available than workers to fill them, and companies are looking to new recruiting strategies and hiring in secondary markets to meet their needs. [...]

Industrial Watch: December 14, 2019 2019-12-16T18:31:50+00:00
9 12, 2019

Industrial Watch: December 7, 2019

2019-12-09T20:13:06+00:00

"Industrial investment transactions topped $77.7 billion through the third quarter of 2019. According to Real Capital Analytics, industrial sales came in at $40.6 billion for this third quarter, notably the highest dollar amount ever recorded in a quarter for the property type. Logistics properties are not abundant or cheap, with land costs snowballing. While mostly [...]

Industrial Watch: December 7, 2019 2019-12-09T20:13:06+00:00
2 12, 2019

Industrial Watch: November 30, 2019

2019-12-02T18:26:50+00:00

"Holiday spending is expected to rise 5 percent, but without the foot traffic. Already, 50 percent of consumers are flocking to get shopping done, especially since the holiday shopping season is six days shorter this year. However, 53 percent of holiday purchases will be done digitally in 2019, with 20 percent of that occurring on [...]

Industrial Watch: November 30, 2019 2019-12-02T18:26:50+00:00