Articles Posted in the " cap rates " Category

  • Stable CRE Cap Rates Attract Chinese Real Estate Buyers

    The sales volume during the 4th quarter of 2013 rose 8% year-over-year with a 1% sales price growth.  The cap rates averaged 8.7 percent in the 4thquarter, a 50 basis point decline from the third quarter, based on survey data from the National Association of REALTORS. Many of the survey respondents hold a positive attitude […]

  • FRBSF Economic Letter: Cap Rate Comparison For Commercial Real Estate

    Recently, the positive change in commercial cap rates could be attributed to the recovery of credit markets. Low cap rates and weak fundamentals have lead many to question the Fed’s low interest rates. These low rates may be excessively raising commercial prices. In a quote from FRBSF, “It’s true that cap rates are at historic […]