Industry News

NAIOP Survey Finds Tax Policies Most Significant to Commercial Real Estate

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

A recent NAIOP survey of developers, owners, investors and other commercial real estate development professionals, finds that tax policies have the most impact on business industry-wide with respondents overwhelmingly supporting NAIOP’s advocacy efforts in working with Congress to pass legislation that would overall expand access to capital and generate investment. Key findings include: Read More...

New Report Confirms Commercial Real Estate Development Industry Growing at Strongest Pace Since Economic Recovery Began

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The commercial real estate development industry grew at the strongest pace since the economic recovery began in 2011, according to an annual report on the state of the industry released today by the NAIOP Research Foundation. The report, entitled “The Economic Impacts of Commercial Real Estate,” determined that the economic impact realized by the development process rose a significant 24.06 percent over the previous year, the largest gain since the market began to recover in 2011. Direct expenditures for 2013 totaled $124 billion, up from $100 billion the year before, and resulted in the following economic contributions to the U.S. economy:  Read More...