Retail is ‘Positive and Growing’
“The reality is that there will be more retail transactions next year than there have ever been,” CBRE’s Americas retail leader told GlobeSt.com at the recent ISCS New York Deal Making conference.
NEW YORK CITY—It was not only the energy on the show floor and in panel discussions at last week’s ICSC New York Deal Making conference that had CBRE’s Brandon Famous upbeat. “I hear a lot about how ‘retail’s in trouble and has all these issues,’ ” the senior managing director of CBRE’s retail advisory & transaction services | occupier practice in the Americas told GlobeSt.com as the three-day conference wound down. “To the contrary: retail’s actually very positive right now, and growing.”