With retail real estate inching closer to finally hitting the sweet spot in its cycle, large CRE services companies have been steadily expanding their retail brokerage, property management and advisory capabilities.
In addition to keeping pace with accelerating deal volume, many see
opportunity in advising on often complex space and site requirements as
chains reassess their brick-and-mortar needs in the age of e-commerce.
CBRE, JLL, Colliers International and Newmark Grubb Knight Frank have
all recently made moves to bulk up their retail offerings.
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