2019 Outlook

Hoffman Strategy Group’s general outlook for 2019 is for continued growth and development in the retail, multi-family and commercial real estate industry.

We are bullish on:

  • Mixed-use projects

  • Repositioning/Densification of B malls

  • Boutique hotels – both independent and national brands

  • Expansion of specialty and digitally-native retail brands in A store location

  • Expansion of local and regional restaurant concepts 

On our radar:

  • Interest rates influence on capital markets

  • Earnings reports

  • Gross domestic product of cities

  • Consumer spending and wages

  • Housing market

  • Brick-and-Mortar, Online and Holiday Sales