Apparel Quarterly Update - Winter 2018 | Duff & Phelps
Apparel Quarterly Update - Winter 2018 | Duff & Phelps
Pub. Date: 19 February 2018

Looking at the year gone by, consumer M&A activity continued to surge with valuations not seen since the economic downturn of 2008 and over $137 bn in total transaction value. Consumer confidence continues to rise, with U.S. retail sales increasing by 4.2% in 2017, bolstered by one of the strongest holiday seasons in recent years. Despite its challenges, the Apparel sector could, somewhat ...

Trends 2018 | PGIM Real Estate Investment
Trends 2018 | PGIM Real Estate Investment
Pub. Date: 2 February 2018

Trends for 2018 research paper from PGIM Real Estate Investment identifies eight major occupier and investment trends that PGIM Real Estate Investment expects will influence market conditions and investment performance in 2018 and beyond.

Coworking 2018 - The flexible workplace evolves | Cushman & Wakefield
Coworking 2018 - The flexible workplace evolves | Cushman & Wakefield
Pub. Date: 26 January 2018

The rise of the flexible workplace has been one of the driving factors of recent positive office performance, particularly in Central London. Across Central London alone, flexible workplace providers have taken nearly 20% of office space, while competition in the regional cities is intensifying. In response to such growth, industry stakeholders are rapidly examining their approach not only to the ...

Online retailers and the growth of 'showrooming' | Colliers
Online retailers and the growth of 'showrooming' | Colliers
Pub. Date: 15 January 2018

The growth rate of e-commerce sales is
forecast to fall over the next four years
and - like any other type of retailer - the
online ‘pure-play brands’ are increasingly
looking at how they can support future sales. For many e-retailers, part of the remedy is
to open ‘showrooms’ in physical shopping
environments which both generate online
sales and raise ...

The Flexible Revolution | CBRE
The Flexible Revolution | CBRE
Pub. Date: 3 January 2018

Over the past five years, flexible of office space operators have expanded rapidly in all major global cities.Dramatic changes in the economy have affected corporate occupiers’ approach to real estate decision-making, leading to a growing need for flexibility within portfolios. Through a series of interviews with corporations' global, European and the UK real estate ...

Global Market Perspective | JLL
Global Market Perspective  | JLL
Pub. Date: 18 December 2017

As we move into the final quarter, 2017 is turning out to be a robust year for commercial real estate and, barring any major shocks, 2018 is set for more of the same. Office leasing markets continue to see expansionary activity and are expected to remain buoyant through 2018. Meanwhile, the logistics sector continues to surge ahead with rental uplifts projected in both the U.S. and Europe next ...

UK student accommodation report 2017/18 | Cushman & Wakefield
UK student accommodation report 2017/18 | Cushman & Wakefield
Pub. Date: 11 December 2017

The Student Accommodation Annual Report 2017/18 provides a unique insight into the trends in demand, supply and investment during the sector’s year to date.Highlights include: 1) there are now 602,000 purpose-built bed spaces available to students for the 2017/18 academic year; 2) 87% of all new bed spaces for 2017/18 have been delivered by the private sector; 3) average headline weekly ...

Pan-European Footfall 2017-2018 | BNP Paribas Real Estate
Pan-European Footfall 2017-2018  | BNP Paribas Real Estate
Pub. Date: 4 December 2017

The Pan-European Footfall Analysis is aimed at providing a one-off “picture” of the prime streets in 23 key global and lifestyle cities. Pedestrian traffic is one of the prime indicators of retail strength, albeit not sufficient in its own right to be a fully determinant driver. The fundamental measure of a successful retail area is the conversion of pedestrian flows into purchases. ...