26 Apr Business expansion drives industrial and logistics take-up
Industrial and logistics take-up in Q1 2018 reached a record-breaking 9.8m sq ft, the highest Q1 on record, according to new research published by BNP Paribas Real Estate.
On the supply side, investor and developer confidence has remained strong.
Investor demand for industrial assets surged in Q1 2018.
Low availability of prime industrial estates and logistics warehouse investments has led to further upward pressure in pricing.
Industrial estates with proximity to urban centres are also highly sought after.
The latest figures from the MSCI All Industrial Index show a remarkable annual capital growth of 15.5% to the end of March 2018.