Federal Reserve October Beige Book Published; Shows Positive Expansion The recently published Federal Reserve Beige Book (October 19, 2016) for the Eleventh District continues to show positive expansion of the Dallas-Fort Worth commercial real estate market in most sectors. Office leasing activity is noted as solid with rents up and construction activity elevated over previous Read more
The associates at National Appraisal Review & Consulting Group (NARCG) keep a running blog on our thoughts concerning the commercial real estate market at all levels. Because we are primarily based out of the Dallas/Ft Worth Metroplex, many of our articles deal with local commercial real estate trends, but our topics of discussion also include the national commercial market and anything that may affect the industry as a whole.
Apartment rent growth starting to slow; occupancy starting to be affected A recent Axiometrics article addressing the 3rd Quarter 2016 apartment markets for major metro areas noted a perceptive slowing of rent increases in many of the 25 major metro areas. The top three highest rent markets, San Francisco, New York and San Jose, actually Read more
Home-Price Gains Continue through 2nd Quarter I found a recent article on National Association of Realtors (NAR) statistics for 2nd Quarter 2016 home sales interesting, particularly since I have been actively seeking a condo or townhome for a client in the local Dallas market. All I can say is, what a market! I have not Read more
Most Texas Markets Continue to Expand Economic activity continues to expand in the Eleventh District – Dallas per the recently published Beige Book. Residential homes sales, apartment leasing and office demand continue to show strength in the DFW market, but activity in Houston is noted as tapering off with discounts on homes sale prices, apartment Read more