Whether our clients are acquiring, selling, managing or investing in property, good decisions depend on accurate, carefully analysed information. Our team makes a close study of real estate globally, delving into specific sectors and markets as well as exploring broader real estate trends. We report back to our clients via publications, reports and presentations.
Why do they choose to work with us?
The research team has access to data, market intelligence and human expertise from a worldwide network of CBRE offices. The EMEA research team alone numbers 106 people in 43 EMEA countries and incorporates a specialist cross-border research team. The findings we report to our clients have a depth - and a value - that other firm’s researchers cannot match. It’s how we give our clients a competitive edge.
Which specialist services do we offer?
Regular local market analysis and reports
Analysis and reporting of regional and global trends
Fifth annual research report which surveys key real estate decision makers to provide invaluable insight into business strategy, real estate mandate and workplace trends that are impacting the industry, while reporting what trends are being predicted for the occupier market over the next 48 months.
This new report from the EMEA Industrial and Logistics team highlights key trends in the European logistics sector including key economic and market metrics and warehouse space across Europe
The combination of an improving economic environment, accelerating leasing levels, rental increases and a strong investment appetite for industrial and logistics assets all provide more favourable conditions for the sector in Europe than we have seen for some time.
Corporate and household sentiment have strengthened markedly over the past year, to a position above its long-run average in a number of countries.
Integration and internationalisation of supply chains will benefit locations that occupy strategic positions and internationally significant multi-modal infrastructure: ports, motorways, inland transhipment facilities and proximity to consumer markets.
By: Dr. Jan Linsin, Senior Director, Head of Research Germany, CBRE
The German investment market showed great enthusiasm for warehouse and logistics properties in 2014, and there is every reason to expect this lively dynamic to persist in the year ahead, fuelled by favourable macroeconomic trends and the rising significance of the online market.
Rise in immediate supply (+ 5% in a year) to 1.8 million sq m
Relatively low percentage of new space in most cities (20% average)
Take-up totalled 1.08 million sq m in 2014, (+4% in one year) of which 40% was new or redeveloped space
22 transactions > 5,000 sq m in 2014