- Worldview: South Korea
South Korea distinguished itself among Asia-Pacific countries as the only market to see deal volume increase compared to year-over-year numbers.
- Worldview: France
France was touted as the top European market for foreign investors, but once the pandemic hit, it experienced the same pains as countries all over the world.
- Worldview: Germany
Germany remains the commercial real estate market powerhouse in Europe with its strongest quarter for any European country ever at the end of 2019.
- Worldview: Spain
In 2020, Spain experienced a historic drop in GDP, but it has since rebounded and is now looking at 4.4 percent growth this year, according to CBRE’s Real Estate Market Outlook. Real estate investment in the country is expected to reach upward of $14.6 billion.
- Worldview: United Kingdom
Like so many global markets, the United Kingdom’s commercial real estate market is feeling the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, with $17.9 billion in CRE investment for the first half of 2020,
- Worldview: Brazil
The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to produce chaos in global economies in 2021. Brazil suffered a sharp contraction in gross domestic product in 1Q2021 of 1.5 percent, with unemployment inching upward to 12.9 percent in May.
- Worldview: Canada
The new year is looking up for the Canadian commercial real estate market, with a 14.6 percent quarter-over-quarter increase in 3Q2020.