2021 Commercial Real Estate Rise, Trends and Future Demands


The state of Commercial Real Estate (known as CRE) is one of the legit barometers that can determine whether an economy will have a positive rise or a negative decline. Recent changes in the landscapes and on economic needs created a positive impact on commercial businesses. Meaning, possible expansionary activities on real estate and other business entities will happen anytime soon.

In particular, recent issues caused commercial real estate or the CRE’s to suffer great impacts. Why? Most businesses and other commercial estates closed their doors because of economic and financial struggles. However, location-wise spaces remained stable across Germany and even reported to have an increase in profit and growth in its economic value.

Needless to say, a series of activities in the CRE investments continue to soar high despite the economic crisis experienced by almost all countries in the world. Of course, material issues and estate improvements are into the great discussion to provide long-term effects on existing estates. Thus, visible reports regarding the percentage ups and downs are available on various online platforms to show transparency among the existing commercial estates. 

Yes, various real estate strategies are available, but few can make an estate worth investing in. The state of commercial real estate or CRE depends on how the public reacts to the changes made within a particular commercial space. For example, repositioning a hotel into various commercial spaces can spark interest in various inventors and possible owners. 

Grand City Properties is one of the real estate companies that continue to thrive across Germany and around Europe. Rafael Zamir, the CEO, along with Yakir Gabay as the chairman of the GCPs advisory board, commits to buying properties and making them ready for market ventures. Optimization and repositioning real estate is also one of the main objectives that ensure a greater profit and better results. Now, both Aroundtown SA and Grand City Properties remain the leading real estate companies across Europe led by great team of professionals. 

CREs: Recent Updates, Economic Value, and Trends

Economic experts revealed a significant rise in the economic value of commercial real estate in today’s time. The uneven recovery of real estate values across Germany makes it a good investment until it can give profits. Yes, the uncertainty of how long this recovery could last depends on the real-time states of the CREs.

In Germany, a significant 4.1% increase in its CRE value is showing that real estate is slowly recovering from its drawbacks in 2020. Approximately an investment worth EUR22.9 billion on various German commercial properties as of the second half of 2021 is making a difference in the real estate industry. CREs includes office investments, retail, core investments, hotels and other business relatedproperties. 

As more products are distributed in the market, commercial properties and spaces will experience bigger demands. After all, bigger demands mean more profit and possible investments. Since the investors’ demand is undeniably high, we could expect a great change in the real estate industry by early 2022. Therefore, a significant turn of events in a state’s CREs is positively happening. 

Of course, knowing how to play well in the real industry is one way of ensuring a stable profit. Few strategies are into good use by turning hotels into a commercial space area where people could gather anytime is one great move. Also, there are various repositioning options available that can be of great use depending on the purpose of the estate. Here are the recent trends on commercial real estate investments: 

Turning Hotels into Commercial Rent Spaces

As mentioned above, the hotel turned commercial rental spaces are one great option in turning a crisis into an opportunity. Investors and economic advisers would recommend doing such a move on location-wise hotels to spark interest to possible renters/owners, customers, and possible new investors. The economic value of the estates would be high and a stable profit would surely be on our hands. 

Office Investments

Office investments remain at the top with a 45% rating followed by retail with 18% and logistics at 12%. Investments in any office property like the land where the building is, the building’s structure, the offices inside the estate, and other business-related properties could secure a long-term and stable profit. Thus, results show that Berlin is a location-wise area that would generate billions of profits. 

Core and Core-plus Properties

As estate or property owners, the significance of adding value to our properties is something that can change its purposes and significantly provide more profit. Changing its core and adding a flavor to the existing properties can ensure a stable income for both owners and investors. Of course, this would happen with the right planning and group of people.

2022 Outlook: CRE’s Significant Rise

Positive responses of the investors, buyers, and sellers to existing estates are one thing that can make the real estate industry strive in the next few years. Of course, the continuous changes and improvements in the strategies can make things faster. After all, prime profits are the results of proper planning. Thus, a transaction volume or increase is likely happening in early 2022.

Accordingly, following the international and legal standards on the processes can make commercial real estate be at the top among other business industries. Yes, risks are inevitable but creating opportunities by re-evaluating and making improvements to various estates are worth investing in. Therefore, make proper judgments, seek professional advice, and invest in long-term estates.