Trump: Impact on the U.S. Economy and the Property MarketsNovember 28, 2016
The election of Donald Trump as president of the United States surprised most observers. Elections that have resulted in a president of a different party taking the White House (1992, 2000, 2008) have generally not led to any immediate changes in property market fundamentals. The economic conditions are a far more important driver of commercial real estate markets. The condition of the economy can be impacted by policies enacted in Washington, and that will eventually work its way into commercial real estate markets. See our attached report for more on this interesting topic.