August 10, 2015
There is no doubt that the commercial real estate industry has performed well fundamentally recently. Vacancy rates are shrinking, tenant demand is increasing, and the improvement of the overall economy has helped employment and other factors that would naturally help every sector.
Still, the Real Estate Roundtable’s latest survey has some trepidation about the future. Here are the things that could go wrong: there are a lot of overseas issues outside of our control, the Fed could heighten interest rates, and wavering economic cycles don’t help paint the picture that brightly.
The good news is that foreign capital still flows in for commercial real estate investments, though it is smaller than other industries that can boast higher deal flow.