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About Cushman & Wakefield/NorthMarq

​Cushman & Wakefield/NorthMarq is a joint venture formed in September 2011 by NorthMarq Real Estate Services and the Minnesota operations of global real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield. By combining the talent of both organizations at the regional level with the global platform of Cushman & Wakefield, we offer clients the best combination of regional strength and global capabilities. The result: the leading commercial real estate firm by all measures in the Upper Midwest.

US Market Reports (2Q14)

Cushman & Wakefield’s MarketBeat is the leading source of commercial real estate research and data-driven analysis. The following reports for Q2 2014 were recently published for both local markets and the overall United States: US OFFICE SNAPSHOT On the heels … Continue reading

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Continued Growth in the Industrial Sector

Vacancy & Spec Construction Back to Pre-Recession Levels The U.S. economy appears to have finally transitioned to a period of stronger growth that will likely be sustained over the next 12 to 18 months. Job creation was much stronger than … Continue reading

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Top Tier Markets Continue to Drive Development Activity in the U.S.

Changes in the supply chain, healthy market fundamentals, and rising retail sales have all contributed to the strong development of industrial product. Developments in logistics and technology have driven demand for newer and bigger warehouse and distribution centers and developers … Continue reading

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Capital Markets Update – August 2014

The major economic releases last week indicate that the U.S. economy has rebounded from the first quarter contraction and has strong momentum going into the second half of the year. U.S. GDP grew at a 4.0% annual rate in 2Q … Continue reading

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Deep-Pocketed Investors Continue Pursuing Twin Cities Commercial Real Estate

Commercial real estate investors are increasingly coming to the Twin Cities in search of yields higher than those available in larger, more expensive top-tier markets. Some investors are being “priced out” of these markets, or they can’t find product to … Continue reading

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