Commercial Research

The National Association of REALTORS provides research and statistics on commercial properties, including commercial lending, market performance, sales and rental transactions, and economic trends in investments and financing.

Commercial Member Profile
This 2013 report describes the business, transaction, and demographic characteristics of commercial members, and defines the property information needs of this segment of NAR membership. The Commercial Member Profile is available for download in our store.

Commercial Real Estate Lending Survey
The 2012 Commercial Lending Survey provides insights into REALTORS' commercial financing conditions. The report details liquidity conditions, market impact, funding sources, and respondents' comments.

Commercial Real Estate Market Survey
The REALTORS Commercial Real Estate Market Survey is a new project from Research that measures activity in the commercial real estate markets. It is designed to provide members with an overview of the market performance, sales and rental transactions, current economic challenges and future expectations. 

Commercial Real Estate: Overview and Outlook
This report from the first quarter of 2012 covers the economic conditions underpinning current commercial real estate markets and presents trends in market fundamentals, investments and financing.
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Expectation and Market Realities in Real Estate 2013
This report gives commercial investors the information they need to make forward-looking changes to their approach to today's market. It focuses on economic outlook, capital markets, highlights and expectations for the five major property sector markets, and a collective analysis of the commercial investment environment.