The changing demographic of the Charleston area’s warehouse users is an encouraging sign for Charleston’s industrial market. Local warehouses are no longer occupied solely by distribution centers and light assembly operations; over the last two years, a wider variety of users have filled our buildings, ranging from military-related office users to specialty distribution, from pharma-related users to avionics suppliers, and even basic logistics users.
One atypical user claiming a greater portion of the warehouse property market presents a thoroughly enticing prospect for Charleston and South Carolina as a whole: television and movie production companies. While these companies have particular location needs that can, on the surface, seem to limit their options, their ability to utilize less conventionally desirable warehouse space makes them a stellar opportunity for the industrial property market in Charleston and beyond.
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