Posts Tagged: Philadelphia commercial properties

Local Market Remains Steady despite National Economic Volatility

While the national economy was affected by turmoil in the global markets, the Philadelphia commercial real estate market continued its progress for another quarter, according to the latest quarterly analysis from Wolf Commercial Real Estate, a premier Philadelphia commercial real estate broker that specializes in Philly commercial real estate listings and services, including Philly retail… Read more »

Philly Retail Space Update: Mixed Use Trend Hits Retail Space

The familiar design of lifestyle centers and traditional malls is being rethought as commercial real estate developers look to attract tech-savvy millennials and affluent baby boomers by introducing office space and residential living space to retail centers, including Philly retail space. A report from the CoStar Group notes that mall and lifestyle center developers are… Read more »

Low Level of Retail Construction Starting to Crimp Net Absorption

With shopping center vacancies, including those involving Philadelphia commercial properties, continuing to tighten as retailers with retail space in Philadelphia and other areas across the country slowly fill the remaining excess space, with both nationwide and Philadelphia commercial real estate listings are facing a dwindling number of high-quality locations. The U.S. retail real estate vacancy… Read more »

Banks Close More Branches As Transactions Move Online

Joining many consumer goods retailers who are downsizing their brick and mortar locations, some of the nation’s biggest banks are now touting their bank branch closure plans. The primary driver behind both decisions is the same: more banking activity is occurring online and less in the physical world. But banks have an additional driver: regulators… Read more »

Report: Every Sector of Philadelphia Retail Space Development at Its Peak

Retail space in Philadelphia is springing up with many major real estate developments, and Center City is undeniably at its center. For a couple of years, the city has been observing the development of level it hasn’t seen since the construction of Liberty Place towers during the late 1980s. And the same trend will continue… Read more »

Philly Retail Space Vacancy Rate Unchanged In First Quarter

Vacancies in the market for Philly retail space held fairly steady in the first quarter 2015, according to the latest market analysis from the CoStar Group. The market experienced little change as the vacancy rate for retail space in Philadelphia went from 5.8% in the fourth quarter 2014 to 6.0% in the first quarter of… Read more »

First Quarter Report: Strong Start for South Jersey Commercial Real Estate

Propelled by fourth quarter 2014’s growing momentum, the South Jersey commercial real estate market kicked off the year on a robust note, according to a new quarterly market report from Wolf Commercial Real Estate, a leading Philly commercial real estate brokerage firm with expertise in South Jersey and Philadelphia commercial real estate listings and services,… Read more »

Philadelphia Retail Space Vacancy Rate Holds Steady at Year End

Philadelphia retail space vacancies were virtually unchanged in the fourth quarter 2014, according to new market analysis from the CoStar Group. The vacancy rate for Philly retail space stood at 5.9% at quarter’s end, only slightly higher than the third quart’s 5.8%  vacancy rate for retail space in Philadelphia, according to CoStar’s Fourth Quarter 2014… Read more »

Young Consumers Propel Vibrant, Downtown Philadelphia Retail Space Market

Millennials, young families, office workers and tourists are behind the increasingly vibrant Center City Philadelphia retail scene, propelling local and national retailers to take a greater  interest in the Philadelphia retail space market, a new report says. The demand and buying power of this young clientele has brought a diverse group of retailers to the… Read more »