Research & Analytics


Game On: Drugstores Battle to Compete with Amazon

DATE October 3, 2018 / Author

Over the past couple of years, the retail sector has seen significant changes. With the Amazon threat now looming over the pharmacy industry, we’ve seen mergers and acquisitions heavily increase to compete with the e-commerce giant. According to leading research, the drug store industry generates $271 billion in annual revenue with retailers CVS, Walgreens, and […]

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Do You Really Know Your Tenant?

DATE August 30, 2018 / Author

4 Essential Questions to Ask Yourself Many investors mistake net lease assets to be zero-maintenance investments. Compared to other asset types, net lease investments are at the low end of the scale in terms of building maintenance, but they still require attention. While investors’ landlord responsibilities for the actual property are minimal compared to a […]

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Is Your Convenience Store Still Convenient?

DATE August 10, 2018 / Author

As the retail landscape changes and the number of options for consumers grows, convenience stores are forced to innovate to remain competitive. As a convenience store owner, it is imperative to understand not only how to weather these changes but also how to position your property for future success. Matthews™ explores pressing threats to convenience […]

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Industrial Report – 2018

DATE August 6, 2018 / Author

The industrial market has risen above other property types as a direct result of e-commerce, global trade, changes in manufacturing, and retailers optimizing their supply chains to meet consumer demands. The following report expands on how the industrial market differs from other commercial real estate properties, what is driving the market, and what trends and […]

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Dallas Multifamily

Texas Multifamily Market Update | Connect Media Q&A with David Harrington

DATE August 2, 2018 / Author

A year ago, Connect Media sat down with Matthews Real Estate Investment Services’ David Harrington, to ask him why the Southern California company was hanging its shingle in North Texas. At the time, Harrington, who is Matthews’ executive vice president and national director multifamily, was speaking at the annual Connect Texas Multifamily Conference. Mr. Harrington is […]

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