David Bodamer is joined by CBRE’s Darin Mellott to discuss key highlights from the commercial real estate industry’s busy first quarter.
After a record breaking fourth quarter in 2021, the momentum continued into the first quarter of 2022 with a 45 percent year-over-year increase in U.S. commercial real estate investment volume. What has influenced these numbers and what does the rest of the year look like?
In this episode, David Bodamer is joined by Darin Mellott, senior director of capital markets research at CBRE, in sharing key highlights from recent market activity, touching on different types of buyers, comparing the end of 2021 to the beginning of 2022, and discussing future outlook. They also talk about interest rates, the impact of the value of the dollar on cross-border flows and other takeaways from the first quarter investment sales numbers.
- The impact of increased interest rates on buyers and sellers
- How the pandemic has influenced investment decisions
- Activity levels among different kinds of buyers
- What markets and property types were the most active
- And more
Tune in now.
Source: “Breaking Down the First Quarter Commercial Real Estate Investment Numbers”