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Commercial Real Estate Outlook

Download (PDF 1.7MB) NAR's latest Commercial Real Estate Outlook offers overall projections for four major commercial sectors and analyzes quarterly data in the office, industrial, retail and multifamily markets. Highlights Third quarter fundamentals in LCRE displayed an even picture, with solid demand and rising construction. However, for most property types absorption took a breather, giving supply time to... Read More

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Commercial Real Estate Forecast in 2017 Is Strong

ORLANDO, Fla. (November 4, 2016) — Sustained by improving job growth and strong demand for multifamily housing, commercial real estate has been steadily recovering in recent years. Looking ahead to 2017, growth is expected to flow into the smaller markets, according to a commercial real estate forecast session today at the 2016 REALTORS® Conference & Expo. Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, and K.C. Conway, senior vice president of credit risk management at SunTrust Bank, expressed confidence that... Read More

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Discover the CORFAC Difference

Discover the CORFAC Difference

CORFAC International is comprised of privately held entrepreneurial firms with expertise in office, industrial and retail brokerage, tenant and landlord representation, investment sales, multifamily, self-storage, acquisitions and dispositions, property management and corporate services. Founded in 1989, CORFAC has 48 firms in the U.S., seven in Canada and 25 in international markets, including Colombia, France, Germany, Greece, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Poland, Romania, Russia, South Korea, Spain and the United Kingdom. CORFAC firms completed more than 11,000 lease and sales transactions totaling 500 million square feet of space valued in excess of $8.5 billion in 2015.

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PGA Golfer to Commercial Realtor

Little Rock, AR (April 8, 2014) -- RPM Group/CORFAC International, Arkansas leading full-service commercial real estate provider, today announced that RON WHITTAKER joined the firm as a commercial sales associate. Before joining the RPM Group, Whittaker spent the past 20 years as a professional golfer traveling the world playing on the PGA and web.com tour. Whittaker was raised in Little Rock, AR and is a Catholic High Alum and attended Wake Forest University. Whittakers commitment to honesty and integrity will be an asset to his friends and colleagues in fulfilling their commercial real estate needs. Whittaker and his family reside in Little Rock, AR and are actively involved in the community. RPM Group is an affiliate of CORFAC International (Corporate Facility Advisors), a global commercial real estate services organization with 60+ offices in the Americas and market reach to 60 countries worldwide. RPM Group is Arkansas oldest and largest full service real estate company specializing in commercial sales, development, residential sales & leasing, property management and relocation.

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CORFAC Builds International Relationships

CORFAC Builds International Relationships

CORFAC's 2014 Secretary and International Committee Chair Ray Lyons, SIOR, CCIM, MRICS of Thomas L. Johnson Realty/CORFAC International in Ontario speaks about the value of CORFAC's international affiliation.

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Upton elected President of RPM Group

Upton elected President of RPM Group

The Board of Directors of Rector Phillips Morse, Inc, (RPM), has elected Kris Upton president of the 58-year-old Arkansas real estate company. Upton, a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Commercial Investment Member and licensed Realtor, has been with RPM since 200-3, and have served as treasurer, chief financial officer and chief operating officer.“We are excited to announce Kris’s promotion to president,” said Pete Hornibrook, chairman and CEO of RPM. “His experience in finance and strategic planning, management of the company’s investment portfolio, as well as management of day-to-day operations supporting the work of our individual divisions, has prepared him to help guide the performance and growth of our company.”In addition to Upton’s promotion to president of RPM, the Board elected Robin Miller and Rick Freeling as senior vice presidents of the parent company. Miller will continue to serve as president of Coldwell Banker-RPM, RPM’s residential real estate division, and Freeling will continue to serve as director of commercial sales in RPM’s commercial division.“I look forward to the opportunity given my by the board to help serve our company, its employees and associate...

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Rector Phillips Morse, Inc. Wins Gold CORFAC International Award

Rector Phillips Morse, Inc. Wins Gold CORFAC International Award

Falls Church, VA (September 12, 2013) – Robert Tillsley, SIOR, 2013 CORFAC Vice President and Chair of the Standards of Excellence Committee, is proud to announce Rector Phillips Morse, Inc. (RPM)/CORFAC International as a 2013 Gold Award Winner. The First Annual CORFAC International Standards of Excellence Awards were handed out during a ceremony on September 11, 2013 at the CORFAC International 2013 Fall Summit in Washington, D.C. This new awards program was created to recognize CORFAC firms that exceed industry standards and operate with the CORFAC Core Values, Mission, and Vision in mind. The winning firms are the CORFAC affiliates who participate the most in the CORFAC network, are recognized in the industry for their excellence and leadership, and consistently represent the CORFAC brand. CORFAC International recognized twenty firms in three categories: Platinum, Gold, and Silver. Rector Phillips Morse, Inc./CORFAC International was one of eight firms to win the 2013 Gold Award. Rector Phillips Morse is a full service real estate company specializing in residential and commercial sales, development, property management, relocation and real estate auction services. CORFAC...

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