Forecasts for 7,000 cities and regions.
Oxford Economics’ macroeconomic, industry, city and tourism forecasts help our real estate clients by providing a range of economic solutions to help them understand the future demand drivers of real estate at a national and sub-national level.
Bringing together a range of global, national, regional and sector growth drivers, we ensure that both external and local factors influence our forecasts for individual locations. Our unrivalled modelling capacity and supporting 200 economists produce a range of forecasts that support the decisions of our real estate clients across all markets and sectors.
We work with sovereign wealth funds, investment managers, private equity firms, hedge funds, advisory firms, lenders, and sector specific managers, helping them understand the economic headwinds and opportunities for their selective markets.
How we support the real estate sector
Oxford’s economic solutions for the real estate sector can be summarised into the following headline categories:
Real Estate Consultancy work, by individual investment, sector, location or more thematic projects.
Country Economic Forecasts, covering 200+ counties worldwide.
Global City Forecasts with comparable locations, consistent variables and a single currency to aid cross-country comparisons.
Travel and Tourism forecasts for 185 Countries and 300 Cities worldwide.
National and Sub-Nation (city) scenarios, looking at up/down macro scenarios and their impact at a local level.
City and Regional forecasts, covering 4,500+ locations worldwide.
How some of our real estate clients use our analysis
Anticipate the impact of key sector drivers such as fluctuating interest rates, corporate/government yields, inflation, demographics and an evolving economic landscape at a global and national level and what this means for the demands on real estate as a sector or on individual investments.
Identify the demand for office space by breaking down our city forecasts into their component industry and sector parts, i.e. jobs in business services vs financial services vs manufacturing.
Forecast how inbound and outbound travel trends by country and city, including visitor numbers, spending, length of stay, and visitors by origin, and the implications for hotel and room demand, related residential requirements, and the impact on retail.
Understand the future of retail spend by location and spending category, how this corresponds to local output, employment, incomes and population.
Prepare short-, medium-, and long term strategic plans by incorporating our forecasts at a city level, which go out to 2035.
Select Real Estate Clients
CBRE, JLL, Colliers, Savills, Cushman and Wakefield, GIC, NBREM, QuadReal, ISPT, Crown Estate, Grosvenor, DB, Invesco, AEW, PGIM, TH Real Estate, Allianz, Mitsui Fudosan, Lend Lease, Hines, ARA, JP Morgan, Blackrock, Starwood Capital, Fidelity, TPG Capital, HFF, Prologis, GTIS, Heitman, Hammerson, Commerz Real, Catella, Aareal Bank, and Patrizia.
"We regularly use Oxford Economics’ data and forecasts in our analysis. The scope of data availability and ease of access, coupled with an expert team on hand to reference, means Oxford Economics is one of our trusted economic experts."
AEW Europe, Research and Strategy
“Oxford Economics a great one-stop shop when applying economic intelligence to day-to-day business activities. Comprehensive coverage spanning global regions to individual cities can be easily accessible from their desktop tool, while detailed country reports and presentations are available for reference. The most valuable part of their service for me, however, is access to a team of specialists on demand.”
TH Real Estate, Property Research
"Oxford Economics bring a fresh approach to forecasting within the real estate sector. The ability to tap into their models for our real estate demand drivers together with their expertise in building and refining econometric models has provided a robust forecasting backbone and some innovative approaches to forecasting the commercial real estate sector."
JLL, European Forecasting Services
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