Retail

Terms and Definitions

The 2017 edition of NAIOP’s terms and definitions remains the place to turn to for standardized of industry terminology.

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The Promise of E-commerce: Impacts on Retail and Industrial Real Estate

The Promise of E-commerce

As e-commerce sales continue their robust growth, manufacturers, transportation providers, distribution and fulfillment center operators and retailers all are being pressured to modify the retail logistics chain. To meet customer expectations, retailers must have merchandise on shelves for instant purchases as well as in distribution centers for delivery directly to customers. Additionally, retailers need to ensure that their deliveries—both to stores and directly to customers—are predictable and remain cost effective.

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The New Borderless Marketplace: Repositioning Retail and Warehouse Properties for Tomorrow

Borderless Marketplace

This whitepaper addresses trends and strategies needed and how the retail experience will change over the next five years.

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Predictors of Commercial Real Estate Development

Predictors of Commercial Real Estate Development

This research identified the economic indicators that drive new development of commercial real estate for each property type at the national and MSA level. These indicators will help with forecasting: future demand for space and leasing; competition in specific markets and across property types; and more accurate feasibility studies for future projects.

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Measuring the Impact of Hispanic Population Growth on the Location of and Demand for Commercial Real Estate in the U.S.

Impact of the Hispanic Population

The expected growth of the Hispanic population will impact the location and demand for commercial real estate in the United States. The report contains economic impact data for 50 states and major metropolitan areas.

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