The U.S. economy and property markets entered 2018 with very strong fundamentals and a lot of momentum. The latest economic data—on consumer spending, global trade, manufacturing, inter-modal rail volumes, and other metrics—send a clear signal that the U.S. economy is poised for greater growth.
Read Cushman & Wakefield’s Spring 2019 edition of the U.S. In-dustrial Outlook & Trends to learn more on this growing market.
• Class A rates are beginning to stabilize, with cap rates on-ly decreasing by -0.16 basis points.
• Investors are now targeting more Class B assets with higher yields/returns.
• Seaport cities and major logistics hubs are expected to remain the strongest performers.
• eCommerce continues to drive demand for distribution space, with online sales predicted to increase 14.6% in 2019.