Disruptive Forces in Industrial Real Estate

"For the industrial real estate sector, flexibility is critical as trends and technology change rapidly."


The industrial real estate sector is at an inflection point in the United States due to a confluence of both technological and physical events and disruptive forces impacting trends. The rise of e-commerce has led to a reduction in physical store size, and an increased demand for immediate delivery. As a result, industrial space that once served as back rooms has been transformed into fulfillment centers that require state-of-the-art technology.