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Kristin T. Geenty, SIOR & Kevin C.Geenty, SIOR
YOUR NETWORK PARTNER IN CONNECTICUT
BROKERAGE I SITESELECTION I SOLUTIONS
Commercial Real Estate Index
quarter 2011 data, advanced 6. 8 points. The national
index, based on 10 variables pertinent to the performance
the industrial index rose 6. 9 points. The pace of activity in the national economy remains a concern, especially
in light of the employment situation. Geographically, all
four regions of the country improved.
SIOR Commercial Markets
Just as economic improvements are not evenly distributed across the country, the pace of recovery is also more
the South posted the second highest values for the period
Leasing activity gained from the fourth quarter of last
year and practitioners reported improving vacancies. In
third found vacancies to be higher, another third consid-ered;them;on;par,;while;the;other;third;mentioned;they
continue to be soft and concessions remain the norm in
order to attract and retain tenants.
Based;on;the;results;of;the;first;quarter;survey,;com-mercial markets are expected to continue the upward
road;ahead;may;take;a;while,;SIOR;members;are;expect-ing improving conditions for the next quarter—only four
improve in the second quarter of this year.
quarter 2011 against those from a year ago, it is evident