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How COVID-19 has Affected the Commercial Real Estate Industry

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Ever since the COVID-19 pandemic has surfaced, it has had far-reaching effects on all industries, and commercial real estate is no exception. Lockdowns, social distancing, remote work, layoffs, and quarantines have dramatically impacted the demand for commercial spaces like shopping malls, retail centers, and strip malls. The way real estate business is conducted has fundamentally changed. This guide takes a detailed look at how COVID-19 has affected the commercial real estate industry.

Examining the Impact of COVID-19 on Commercial Real Estate

Prior to the coronavirus outbreak, real estate investments have generated steady returns with only some degree of risk. The arrival of the pandemic altered this reality. Throughout the value chain, real estate players have been hit pretty