CBRE Global Research and Consulting is an integrated community of preeminent researchers and consultants who provide real estate market research, econometric forecasting, and corporate and public sector strategies to investors and occupiers around the globe.
Under the leadership of Raymond G. Torto, CBRE Global Chief Economist, and Karen Ellzey, Executive Managing Director of Global Client Strategies, CBRE Global Research and Consulting (GRC) harnesses best practices and market and industry trends to provide clients a unique, competitive edge. As a distinctive group within the world's largest full-service real estate company, CBRE GRC focuses on the development of strategic platforms and processes through the use of preeminent, in-depth market research, strategic analysis and leading-edge implementation programs - enabling clients to make highly informed real estate decisions, reduce costs, create value and improve performance. Our goal is to ensure that these analyses and strategies are pertinent and fully aligned with an organization's overall objectives.
The skills and experience of the GRC team are augmented by CBRE's extensive global resources and capabilities in the areas of econometric forecasting and market research, and a wide array of consulting specializations, including workplace transformation, labor analytics, portfolio strategic planning, location analysis, economic incentives, CRE organizational modeling, and other areas. CBRE clients using this group gain exclusive access to the largest, unparalleled network of top industry professionals, the most current best-in-class approaches, and the most timely and relevant market research and analysis of business practices within the industry today.