Fed predicts big slowdown in economy as it battles inflation

Fed predicts big slowdown in economy as it battles inflation

Economic Market Pulse – Volume 117 The Federal Reserve continued its aggressive fight against high inflation, agreeing to the third straight super-sized interest rate hike and saying that rates will go sharply higher before the end of the year.Officials said...
Multifamily Deliveries Are Coming

Multifamily Deliveries Are Coming

Colliers Quick Hits | September 8th, 2022 With rising interest rates pushing many first-time homebuyers out of the market for the time being, demand for multifamily units has never been greater. Numerous reports cite the lack of affordable housing options, with some...
Fed predicts big slowdown in economy as it battles inflation

Lower gas prices helping to support spending on other items

July year-over-year overall retail sales registered 8.6%. While month-over-month sales were unchanged in July, the details were far more encouraging, with a price-related fall in gasoline sales freeing up households to increase spending on other goods. With prices no...
Ten Numbers We Watched in August

Ten Numbers We Watched in August

Colliers Quick Hits | August 18, 2022 Blackstone has raised $24.1B for its latest real estate fund, the largest fundraise on record. July’s job report marks the return of full pre-pandemic employment and the second-fastest jobs recovery since 1981.Maersk is...
Fed predicts big slowdown in economy as it battles inflation

U.S. adds 528,000 jobs in July and unemployment falls to pre-pandemic

The U.S. added a whopping 528,000 new jobs in July.  Economists polled by The Wall Street Journal had forecast 258,000 new jobs.Hiring was broad-based as businesses created the most new jobs in five months. The number of people working finally returned to February...

Retail Vacancy Rates Drop

Second Quarter – 2022 The national retail vacancy rate dropped 10 basis points during the second quarter and stands at 4.4%. Leasing activity continues to improve as retailers open more stores, with growth being driven by the demand for smaller spaces....