California Advances Bill That Would Restrict Building Warehouses in One of Nation’s Largest Distribution Hubs

Lawmakers Approve Measure Aimed at Limiting Locations of New Inland Empire Industrial Buildings The latest effort to rein in what critics see as the creep of warehouse development near residential areas around the country took a step forward in California, where state legislators are seeking to clamp down on one of the nation's biggest [...]

By |2022-10-05T18:58:50+00:00May 27th, 2022|.|Comments Off on California Advances Bill That Would Restrict Building Warehouses in One of Nation’s Largest Distribution Hubs

Ports Set Records With February Cargo Volume

The United States’ top port for containerized imports from Asia reported its best February on record as the nation’s economy continues to bounce back from the pandemic. The Port of Los Angeles said it processed 799,315 Twenty-Foot Equivalent Units (TEUs) last month for a 47% jump compared to February 2020 when the world was [...]

By |2021-03-24T15:29:41+00:00March 24th, 2021|.|Comments Off on Ports Set Records With February Cargo Volume

The Untapped Potential of Sale-Leasebacks

Sale-leasebacks are continuing their meteoric rise in the M&A world, and private equity firms that aren’t yet taking advantage of these arrangements “could be leaving money on the table,” according to a new survey by the Association for Corporate Growth. J.C. Penney is perhaps one of the most prominent examples of a high-profile company [...]

By |2021-02-18T23:31:58+00:00February 18th, 2021|.|Comments Off on The Untapped Potential of Sale-Leasebacks

2020 -> 2021: Southern California Industrial Market Outlook

Market conditions for the Los Angeles industrial market have weakened as a result of the pandemic, like most other markets across the nation and property types in L.A. Market vacancy has visibly risen from its most recent low in late 2019. Average asking rents continue to advance, but the pace of gains has trended [...]

By |2021-01-11T23:26:43+00:00January 7th, 2021|.|Comments Off on 2020 -> 2021: Southern California Industrial Market Outlook