Surveys and Forecasts

The Center for Capital Markets and Real Estate publishes a number of barometers, forecasts, and market analyses about real estate finance, capital markets, and the real estate economy to keep ULI members and the real estate community educated and informed. Published on monthly, quarterly, and annual intervals as well as at different geographic scopes, the products allow you to stay informed about real estate trends as they relate to your needs.

Real Estate Consensus Forecast

The Real Estate Consensus Forecast is a semiannual survey of U.S. real estate economists/analysts representing leading real estate investment, advisory, and research firms and organizations.

The semiannual survey provides forecasts for 27 economic and real estate indicators, including GDP, employment, inflation, interest rates, property transaction volumes, CMBS issuance, capitalization rates, REIT returns, property investment returns for four property types, vacancy/occupancy rates and rents for five property types, and housing starts and prices.

ULI Chinese Mainland Real Estate Markets

ULI Chinese Mainland Real Estate Markets is an annual survey that evaluates the real estate investment and development prospects across 36 of the largest cities in the Chinese Mainland. The goal of the survey and the summary report is to provide a platform through which insights and perspectives are shared, both among those already in the China markets and those who are interested in future involvement.