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10 Biggest Threats Facing Real Estate

July 24, 2017

Amongst the hundreds of real estate advisors who met at a recent commercial real estate conference led by Chairman Scott Muldavin, the consensus was that there are a specific number of factor which were posing a real threat to real estate (although none of them without a silver lining). Factors such as political polarization and global uncertainty are caused by the recent changes to travel and trade policies. Automated vehicles and online retail are fields in the tech industry that are being closely monitored as online retail markets have already made a visible impact on brick-and-mortar shops, while driverless vehicles have yet to show exactly how they will affect real estate as a whole yet nevertheless are demanding the wary attention of the real estate industry. Increasing infrastructure investing, lack of affordable housing, threats to the middle class, and immigration are just a few of the other, various elements causing disruption and uncertainty in industry today.

10 Biggest Threats Facing Real Estate