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2022 North America Industrial Big Box Review & Outlook: Insights by Market

March 11, 2022 5 Minute Read

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    Atlanta

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    As the gateway to the Southeast, Atlanta’s logistical infrastructure provides distributors the ability to reach customers easily and at affordable rates.

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    Baltimore

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    The explosive growth of Baltimore’s big-box sector is attributable to its deep-water port and access to strategic markets along Interstate 95.

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    Central Florida

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    Central Florida benefited as much as any secondary market in the country from the uptick in e-commerce demand.

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    Central Valley, California

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    The combination of location, transportation networks and available labor make the Central Valley a premier big-box market.

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    Chicago

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    Chicago’s central location and plethora of logistics capabilities make it one of the most in-demand big-box markets in the country.

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    Cincinnati

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    Cincinnati is among the top-performing markets in the Midwest, with a large foreign and domestic buyer pool.

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    Columbus

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    The Columbus industrial market's rapid growth is expected to continue in 2022, based on record levels of absorption, rent growth and land acquisitions.

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    Dallas/Ft. Worth

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    The Dallas/Fort Worth industrial market is seeing record-low vacancy and robust levels of new construction, rental rate growth and property price appreciation.

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    Houston

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    Houston’s pro-business environment, favorable real estate conditions and population growth continue to drive its thriving big-box industrial market.

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    Indianapolis

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    With excellent infrastructure, competitive economic incentives and a favorable business tax environment, Indianapolis checks all the site selection boxes.

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    Inland Empire

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    The Inland Empire market consists of Class A big-box distribution assets with freeway access and proximity to the affluent Southern California consumer base.

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    Kansas City

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    Kansas City is one of the fastest-growing U.S. industrial markets, with developers delivering over 70 million sq. ft. of Class A space over the past decade.

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    Los Angeles County

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    The Los Angeles market offers access to the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach and a freeway system reaching dense population centers in 11 Western states.

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    Louisville

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    Nearly 30 million people—23% of them in the 18-to-34 age demographic—live within 250 miles of downtown Louisville.

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    Memphis

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    Memphis has the nation’s busiest cargo airport, five Class I railroads and a location within a two-day drive to 70% of the U.S.

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    Mexico City

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    Mexico City is one of the most densely populated metro areas in the world and is the largest big-box market in Mexico.

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    Montreal

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    The Montreal industrial market outpaced its Canadian counterparts with year-over-year rent growth of 32% in 2021, making it a primary target for investors.

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    Northern/Central New Jersey

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    Northern/Central New Jersey has the most active seaport on the East Coast, with demand driven by both e-commerce and traditional retail occupiers.

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    Phoenix

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    The Greater Phoenix industrial market is delivering strong results, with record net absorption and a record-low vacancy rate.

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    Puget Sound

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    The Puget Sound industrial market continues to attract growing investor interest with its steadily declining vacancy rate and record-high absorption levels.

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    Southern New Jersey/Eastern Pennsylvania

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    The pandemic supercharged demand in the region, which ended 2021 with a supply shortage of large-format buildings driven by record preleasing activity.

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    St. Louis

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    St. Louis’s central location provides quick access to a large portion of the U.S., making the region a desirable distribution hub.

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    Toronto

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    Record-high rents and land prices are expected to further increase as companies target major population centers in and around the Toronto area.

  • Report | Future Cities

    Explore the 2022 North America Industrial Big Box Report

    February 11, 2022 60 Minute Read

    This report provides an in-depth overview of supply-and-demand fundamentals, demographics, logistics drivers, labor and location incentives for the top 23 core, gateway and emerging markets in North America.