Tagged: inflation

How Will The Recession Impact Commercial Real Estate?


According to the global chief economist for CBRE, high interest rates will make 2023 a challenging year for commercial real estate. Still, he doesn’t predict a deep recession leaving an optimistic CRE outlook for the year ahead.


South Florida CRE Out Performing Other Markets Entering 2023


Although other major CRE markets in the U.S. are struggling with rising inflation and interest rates, South Florida’s industrial, office and retail sectors are holding steady thanks to low vacancy rates, rising average asking rents and bountiful sales volume. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE


Billionaire Real Estate Investor Sam Zell Says: ‘Don’t Take Too Much Comfort In Declining Mortgage Costs. The Fed Will Keep Hiking Rates Close To 6%.’


The founder and chairman of privately held Equity Group Investments said in a recent Fox Business interview that there’s little comfort to be had in the recent softening mortgage rates because the Federal Reserve is likely to continue with its string of rate hikes to catch up in taming inflation. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

The ‘Office Apocalypse’ Is Upon Us


Before the pandemic, 95% of offices were occupied. Today that number is closer to 47%. Employees not returning to downtown offices has had a domino effect: Less foot traffic, less public-transit use, and more shuttered businesses have caused many downtowns to feel more like ghost towns. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE