Research Foundation

The NAIOP Research Foundation helps build better communities through practical research and education. The Foundation's research projects, educational programs and outreach activities have a united purpose: to support developers, owners and others involved in commercial real estate in meeting and exceeding the needs and expectations of our communities, now and in the future.

Distinguished Fellow Spotlight

Glenn Mueller

Glenn Mueller, Ph.D.

Dr. Mueller is a Professor at University of Denver’s, F.L Burns School of Real Estate & Construction Management, where he teaches and conducts research in real estate market cycles, development, feasibility, investments and real estate capital markets. Mueller is internationally known for market cycle research on income producing real estate, real estate securities analysis research, public and private market investment strategies and capital markets analysis. In addition to his work at University of Denver, he serves as the Real Estate Investment Strategist at Black Creek Group.

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Research Reports

Industrial space demand graphic

Industrial Space Demand ForecastSubmitted By: Hany Guirguis, Ph.D., Manhattan College and Michael J. Seiler, DBA, William & Mary

The Industrial Space Demand Forecast for the U.S. is issued quarterly by NAIOP and is based on an accurate model. The Forecast assists developers and investors to make more prudent decisions about the timing of new development projects.

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The Foundation's Governors support the Foundation's work through their contributions and sharing their expertise.