Keeping a Keen Eye on Value

Recognizing the factors that Drive Property Value Strong Demand for Industrial Space Owners and serious buyers of commercial real estate recognize the need to know what drives property values. Click the following link to download this whitepaper from our team at Lee & Associates Keen Eye on Value With things changing as fast as they are around […]

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How to Plan and Negotiate the Best Terms for your Commercial Lease

5 Tips to Keep in Mind   A commercial lease is one of the easier things to secure in this current economic climate. But just because it’s easy does not mean that you should not take the time to understand how to get the most favorable lease terms for your business.

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Office Market Keeps Pace, But Energy States Begin to Feel the Pinch

The Lee Office Brief Q2 2015  National Market Overview The US office market has recorded another vacancy decline of 10 basis points to 10.8%. However, most of the activity is concentrated in a handful of major markets, secondary markets make more modest gains. In the past four quarters, the overall vacancy rate has moved down […]

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Bulk Distribution Space Dominates Industrial Action

The Lee Industrial Brief Q2 2015   At the mid-year point of 2015, the US industrial property market continues to enjoy improving market metrics. Net absorption, vacancy, average asking rental rates and construction activity all point to further business expansion and strong demand, especially for bulk distribution space, which is dominating market activity. Deals over […]

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Tech and TAMI Fuel Absorption in Major Markets

The Lee Office Brief Q1 2015   Trending Now The US office market kept on its path of recovery in Q1, recording another vacancy decline of 10 basis points to 10.9%. However, a disproportionate amount of the leasing activity occurred in a handful of major markets, while many smaller, secondary markets remained relatively static. In […]

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Infill Markets Running Short On Supply

The Lee Industrial Brief Q1 2015 The Market By the Numbers Optimistic users, developers and investors continued the positive pace of 2014 in the first quarter of the new year. Net absorption, construction activity and cap rates all point to another year of solid growth and improving market metrics in primary and secondary markets across […]

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Landlords Gain the Upper Hand, Breaking Down the National Office Market in Q4 2014

Landlords Gain the Upper Hand Breaking Down the National Office Market in Q4 2014 The US office market continued to tighten up in 2014 and we’ve seen a shift in leverage from Tenants (as reported earlier in the year) to Landlords nationally.  Vacancy declines were reported across the board, but fell into single digits in […]

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Steady As She Goes, Q3 2014 Office Market Highlights

Steady As She Goes, Q3 2014 Office Market Highlights National Economic Overview The US office property market has come a long way since it bottomed out in 2010. Led by markets fueled by booms in the energy and technology sectors in the Southwest and West, the market recovery is now broader based and picking up […]

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Recapping Q2 2014, The Lee Office Market Brief

Recapping Q2 2014, The Lee Office Market Brief National Economic Overview The US office property market continued on a steady course of progress, shaving another 10 basis points off the vacancy rate for the third consecutive quarter. The benchmark rate now stands at 11.4%. While there are several markets outperforming the national average, net absorption […]

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