News Roundup: Red-Hot Industrial Market Not Threatened by Trade Wars

November 16, 2018

The Latest Commercial Real Estate News From Liberty SBF

 

Red-Hot Industrial Market Outpaces Aggressive Construction

Construction interior of office building

Industrial construction is moving at a fast clip – and demand continues to outpace it. Globe Street reports that the national average vacancy rate has remained below 5% despite widespread new construction and inventory. Need financing for an industrial space? Give us a call at (855) 590-1174 or email info@libertysbf.com to talk to our experts.


Trade Wars Don’t Threaten Industrial Sector … Yet

Oakland skyline

Nationwide, year-over-year rent growth in the industrial sector hit 7.3% in Q3 – and in coastal markets like Oakland/East Bay, Sacramento and Long Island, rent growth was more than double that. Commercial Property Executive notes that record-high port volumes are likely a result of concerns over tariffs.


Liberty Finances Industrial Properties in Coastal California

San Diego warehouse

Liberty has provided $14.1 million in SBA 504 loans for two industrial properties in San Diego, California.


A Brand-New World for Healthcare Real Estate

Doctors talking in hospital hallway

With the advent of digital technology and the introduction of medical concierges and telehealth, access to healthcare has changed dramatically in the last decade. At Bisnow’s recent National Healthcare East event, attendees discussed how healthcare real estate is adapting accordingly with a renewed focus on flexibility.


Liberty Finances Health Care Projects in 2018 for More Than $14 Million

Medical Facility in Arizona

With a $13 million SBA 504 loan for a skilled nursing facility in Tucson, Arizona, and a $1.2 million SBA 504 loan for a medical facility acquisition in Miami, Florida, Liberty has provided $14.2 million in healthcare project financing in 2018 alone.


Follow Strong Population Growth for Acquisition Targets

Florida coastline aerial

Florida, California, Texas, Arizona, Washington – according to National Real Estate Investor, these are some of the top states that people in the U.S. are moving to right now. Strong population growth is a good indicator of future acquisition opportunities, so we’ll be keeping an eye on these markets (and you should, too).


How Can We Help You?

Liberty SBF is the #1 ranked non-bank SBA 504 lender by volume in the country. We offer personal service for SBA 504, bridge and conventional loans. We’d love to help you.

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