• Q4 2018 marks the 33rd consecutive quarter of positive absorption for the Dallas/Fort Worth industrial market.
  • 2018 was the third straight year of annual absorption surpassing 20 million sq. ft.
  • Industrial occupiers took down over 7.1 million sq. ft. in the final three months of the year, bringing the year-to-date absorption total to 21.2 million sq. ft.
  • The industrial construction pipeline contracted to 14.5 million sq. ft., the lowest amount of industrial product under construction in DFW tracked by CBRE Research in over three years.
  • Construction starts during Q4 2018 totaled 3.5 million sq. ft.
  • Product coming online totaled nearly 8.3 million sq. ft. and was 40.3% pre-committed.
  • The market-wide vacancy rate remained flat over the quarter and was observed to be 6.0% at the end of 2018.