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Multimodal: Shaping the Future of European Logistics

Multimodal logistics moves freight by combining two or more transport modes. In its latest industrial report Colliers International highlights emerging European multimodal platforms and discusses the drivers and prospects for multimodal logistics in Europe.

Canada's Retail Report Spring 2017

Colliers' 2017 Spring Retail Report compares the Fall 2016 report projections with the final 2016 retail sale results. It also examines data for markets across the country and discusses the evolution of shopping centres into mixed-use town centres.

Canadian Office and Industrial Markets Q1 2017

The major office markets in Canada, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal, equate to 476 million square feet of inventory – 89% of the entire country. Of these markets, three have the majority of the inventory in the urban core, and three have the majority of the inventory in suburban markets...

Canada Cap Rate Report Q1 2017

The outlook for the Canadian real estate market varies throughout the country. Markets such as Vancouver and Toronto have experienced continued development and aggressive price growth. Secondary markets also benefited as investors looked to these markets to place capital.

Supply Chain Disruptors

The growth of e-commerce, technology change and other cyclical and structural factors, like the crisis of the shipping industry, are reshaping supply chains and have major implications for industrial property portfolios/markets according to a new research from Colliers International.

Canadian Hotel Investment Report 2017

The Canadian hotel industry capped off 2016 with $4.1 billion in transaction volume, with 2017 expected to see over $3 billion in overall transaction activity.

In the Balance (EMEA 2017)

Colliers' latest report reveals that the correlation between growth in office-based jobs and office investment turnover during the last economic and investment cycle is absolutely clear. In order to maintain this positive outlook, the priority for major European cities has to be focused on generating more high-quality, value-added office-based jobs to drive occupier and investment demand for assets.

Hotel Investment Attractiveness Index Europe

The European Hotel Attractiveness Index is the outcome of a unique analysis of the hotel investment climate in 20 European cities. It highlights how demand and hotel performance factors correlate to the attractiveness of each market in terms of the acquisition of existing hotels and the development of new ones.

2016 Research Reports

2015 Research Reports

What Is Canada's Largest Retailer?

A seemingly simple question becomes more complex as we try to answer it: Find out more in the Spring 2015 edition of the Canada National Retail Report

Rising Tide Stirs Cautiously Optimistic Markets

Our latest Global Retail Highlights report looks at 125 key shopping districts in 50 countries, offering insights into current performance and trends for the near future.