16 Dec 2011
National Retail Cap Rate Report: Retail Cap Rates Resume Decline
Average US retail capitalization rates declined in the third quarter after a temporary increase in the second quarter. Cap rates during the quarter were at the lowest levels since the end of 2008. The data is from the CBRE Valuation & Advisory Services (VAS) database from 2003 through Q3 2011.
In the West average retail cap rate dropped to 7.81%.