Shaky foundation: Revenue growth will remain weak due to fears of a potential housing bubble

As with other industries that are heavily reliant on construction activity, the domestic Real Estate Asset Management and Consulting industry has experienced volatile conditions over the five years to 2017. Revenue began to decline the after 2012 as energy markets toppled amid slow global economic growth. The IMF identified Canada's house price-to-rent and house price-to-income ratios as dangerously high, which limited growth. Over the next five years, industry growth is projected to be volatile and slow due to more instability within the country's residential markets and increasing interest rates...read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$2bn
Annual Growth 12-17
-1.0%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
20,135
Businesses
10,180

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Industry growth will be volatile and slow due to more instability within the country’s residential markets
  • The residential market was quick to rebound following declines associated with the recession
  • The corporate sector is expected to drive recovery in nonresidential markets
  • Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

    The Real Estate Asset Management and Consulting industry in Canada is highly labour intensive and exhibits a low level of capital intensity. Industry operators require only basic administrative and processing technologies to provide escrow, listing and real estate advisory services to clients. Consequently, the value added in this industry comes from specialized knowledge requiring a significant level of labour input compared with other real estate and rental industries. As a result, wages account for the plurality of industry revenue and are estimated to account for 47.9% of total revenue in 2017. Consequently, the industry is only expected to invest $0.08 in capital for every dollar spent on labour...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting Industry are

  • Ability to raise revenue from additional sources
  • Access to highly skilled workforce
  • Having contacts within key markets
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Value of nonresidential construction and Housing starts in the Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting Industry?

    This industry provides real estate-related services, including escrow, fiduciary, consultancy, research, listings, tenant representation and other miscellaneous activities. The industry does not include real estate agent and broker offices, real estate lessors, real estate property managers or real estate appraiser offices.

    Industry Products
  • Residential property management services
  • Real estate consulting services
  • Real estate listing services
  • Real estate relocation services
  • Real estate auction services
  • Other services
  • Industry Activities
  • Real estate consulting services
  • Property management services
  • Real estate listing services
  • Real estate relocation services
  • Real estate auction services
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Value of nonresidential construction
  • Housing starts
  • Overnight rate
  • Government expenditure and investment

  • Current Performance
  • Nonresidential construction performance
  • Residential market highs and lows
  • Industry participation
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Nonresidential recovery boosts investment
  • Residential market remains volatile
  • Operational trends
  • Table: Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Construction In Canada
  • Finance and Insurance In Canada
  • Real Estate and Rental and Leasing In Canada
  • Public Administration in Canada
  • Consumers in Canada

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Accounting Services in Canada
  • Advertising Agencies in Canada
  • Commercial Leasing in Canada
  • Market Research in Canada
  • Office Supply Stores in Canada

  • Products & Services
  • Real estate consulting services
  • Real estate listing services
  • Real estate relocation services
  • Real estate auction services
  • Other services
  • Residential property management services
  • Chart: Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Property development and redevelopment
  • Property sales and investment
  • Current economic conditions and outlook

  • Major Markets
  • Corporate sector
  • Financial sector
  • Other
  • Government sector
  • Private homeowners and buyers
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitWagesPurchases and depreciationRent and utilitiesOther
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting Industry

  • Industry Globalization
    CBRE Inc.,
  • Table: CBRE Inc. - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Real Estate Asset Management & Consulting Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Industry Gross Product (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Housing starts (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Escrow
  • An account established to hold funds on behalf of a property buyer until conditions of settlement have been satisfied. The funds are then transferred to the seller.
  • Fiduciary Services
  • The management of property investment, trust and estate portfolios on behalf of a company, individual or family.
  • Rental Yield
  • Rental income from an investment property relative to the price it was purchased for. The yield is calculated by dividing gross annual rental income by the purchase price or current valuation.
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