Research

Thought leadership at AFIRE is positioned at the critical intersection of real estate market insights, investing, geopolitics, sustainability, research, analytics, and technology. 

AFIRE members benefit from access to a global network of real estate market insights, educational resources, and research collaborations designed to improve leadership, industry awareness, and better investing practices.

For nearly 30 years, AFIRE has produced the annual International Investor Survey, which measures sentiment, trends, and capital flows for global institutional investment. The survey is produced in partnership with the James A. Graaskamp Center for Real Estate at the Wisconsin School of Business. In 2019, AFIRE also formed a new partnership with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) to co-produce a quarterly global report to identify up-to-date investment market trends.

In the latest Global Commercial Property Monitor, headline rents and capital values expected to soften amid gloomy economic backdrop.
November 16, 2020
The Q1 2020 AFIRE/RICS North America Property Monitor shows the pandemic impacting the real estate market, with sentiment moving into negative territory.
July 30, 2020
The Q1 2020 AFIRE/RICS North America Property Monitor shows the pandemic impacting the real estate market, with sentiment moving into negative territory.
May 4, 2020
Results points to strong fundamentals for commercial real estate in the US and growing concern about external risks.
March 4, 2020
The Q4 2019 AFIRE/RICS North America Commercial Property Monitor (GCPM) shows a generally positive sentiment for US/Canada, aside from retail.
February 20, 2020
The Q4 RICS Global Commercial Property Monitor (GCPM) shows a slightly firmer tone to key indicators when compared with the results from the previous three month period.
February 4, 2020
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