Foreign Investment in USA Reaches All Time High

Mirroring the trend we outlined in the NEFLA 2015 Mid-Year Investment Report (Linked Here), foreign investment in the US is now at an all time high. CoStar estimates that foreign investment in the US over the first half of 2015 totaled $39B, and RCA shows over $71.5B of foreign investment activity in the last 12 months. The reason why foreign investors are drawn to the US can be traced to many factors, including economic strength, high yields, low interest rates and the “safety” provided by the US government. To read more on this topic, you can read Beth Mattson-Teig’s article titled “Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Estate Assets to Hit Record High”, which was published today in The National Real Estate Investor.

About Ernie Saltmarsh

Ernie works for Colliers International in the Northeast Florida Investment Services Group. The team includes Robert Selton, Scott Rogers, Ernie Saltmarsh and Adrienne Miller. Ernie works with buyers who are looking to invest in commercial real estate and sellers who are looking to dispose of investment assets. Ernie's background in research, marketing and finance provide the vital skills necessary to serve his clients.

Posted on August 19, 2015, in Market Reports/Statistics and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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