29 06, 2020

TAG Industrial Watch: June 27, 2020

2020-06-29T14:54:40+00:00

"While there is no doubt 2020 will be a harder year for all asset types, the NAIOP June survey supports overall sentiment that industrial will be the trailblazer out of the global health pandemic. A whopping 70.7% of respondents of the survey saw acquisitions occur since April, with the majority witnessing a doubling of industrial [...]

TAG Industrial Watch: June 27, 2020 2020-06-29T14:54:40+00:00
22 06, 2020

TAG Industrial Watch: June 20, 2020

2020-06-29T14:33:38+00:00

"Buyers may be targeting distressed assets in the current economic climate, with investors comparing this recession to that of 2008. However, there are stark differences between the two downfalls that suggest buyers looking for a steal on property may be unrealistic. Fundamentals were strong before this unexpected recession, unlike those before the Great Financial Crisis, [...]

TAG Industrial Watch: June 20, 2020 2020-06-29T14:33:38+00:00
15 06, 2020

Industrial Watch: June 13, 2020

2020-06-15T16:49:44+00:00

"High-net-worth investors are on the lookout for warehouses during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. While the health crisis undoubtedly shook up all investment plans, investors are already seeing the stand-out players in commercial real estate in terms of long-term growth. While returns out of the gate may be lower amidst the current economic upset, the long-term [...]

Industrial Watch: June 13, 2020 2020-06-15T16:49:44+00:00
8 06, 2020

Industrial Watch: June 6, 2020

2020-06-08T16:36:42+00:00

"Investment groups are taking an interest in industrial, thanks to an invigorated supply chain during COVID-19. Investors of other property types now have their eyes on industrial, and those who are already in the arena are looking to pick up more. Naturally, larger spaces with long-term leases and credit-worthy tenants are more appealing from a [...]

Industrial Watch: June 6, 2020 2020-06-08T16:36:42+00:00
1 06, 2020

Industrial Watch: May 30, 2020

2020-06-01T15:19:56+00:00

"The industrial market continues to change, but outlook appears optimistic. Uncertainties in supply and demand have become a new normal for some companies, with "safety stock" becoming their buffer solution. This extra stock seeks to mitigate risks of stockout by allowing businesses to operate as usual with adequate merchandise levels for consumers. For industrial, this [...]

Industrial Watch: May 30, 2020 2020-06-01T15:19:56+00:00
26 05, 2020

Industrial Watch: May 23, 2020

2020-05-26T15:22:54+00:00

"Urban Land Institute's (ULI) semi-annual Real Estate Economic Forecast results showed that industrial would be the only property type to return to pre-pandemic vacancy levels come 2022. The forecast also predicted that 2020 would end with unemployment at 11% and GDP of negative 6%. However, GDP would show annual gains of 3.9% in 2021 and [...]

Industrial Watch: May 23, 2020 2020-05-26T15:22:54+00:00
18 05, 2020

Industrial Watch: May 16, 2020

2020-05-18T16:13:25+00:00

"A vast number of Americans are following stay-at-home orders and while businesses are beginning to reopen, home delivery still proves convenient, safe, and easy. Replenishment warehouses supply smaller ones located closer to larger populations. These larger warehouses will not only need to increase in quantity, but not rely solely on trucking to make replenishment deliveries. [...]

Industrial Watch: May 16, 2020 2020-05-18T16:13:25+00:00
11 05, 2020

Industrial Watch: May 9, 2020

2020-05-11T15:53:27+00:00

"While many state governments are beginning to reopen their economies, experts suggest the increased activity will be slow to start. The U.S. economy is experiencing the most extreme escalation in unemployment and shrinkage of activity in this lifetime. However, economic growth is predicted to occur in the second half of 2020, with members of the [...]

Industrial Watch: May 9, 2020 2020-05-11T15:53:27+00:00
4 05, 2020

Industrial Watch: May 2, 2020

2020-05-04T16:13:28+00:00

"While much commercial construction has continued to push on through the coronavirus pandemic, contractors remain skeptical about the future with measurable project delays. Dodge Data Analytics reported in an online survey that 67% of many in the construction industry are experiencing project delays related to government-mandated COVID-19 shutdowns of construction sites. Issues related to these [...]

Industrial Watch: May 2, 2020 2020-05-04T16:13:28+00:00
27 04, 2020

Industrial Watch: April 25, 2020

2020-04-27T16:59:53+00:00

"President Trump has committed to signing the $484 billion coronavirus relief package after the House gave approval on Thursday. Known as the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and Health Care Enhancement Act, this package comes after the previous PPP exhausted its initial $349 billion in funding last week. The emergency aid aims to provide relief for [...]

Industrial Watch: April 25, 2020 2020-04-27T16:59:53+00:00