Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Majority Intend To Maintain Or Increase Purchasing Activity

DALLAS—The majority of US real estate investors intend to increase property acquisitions in 2016, with Los Angeles as the top target market ahead of New York City and Dallas/Ft. Worth, according to the CBRE Americas Investor Intentions Survey 2016. The 2016 survey results reveal that investment sentiment regarding commercial real estate purchasing activity remains positive, even in a more uncertain economic and capital markets environment. The survey reveals 65% of investors intend to be net buyers—up from 60% in 2015—with the vast majority (81%) intending to maintain or increase purchasing activity in 2016.

By Lisa Brown of the