Research & Analysis | In-depth Reports

  • Impact of E-Commerce Boom on Commercial Real Estate

    Impact of E-Commerce Boom on Commercial Real Estate

    Wednesday, 4 November 2020

    It is no secret within the commercial real estate industry that accelerated e-commerce adoption shifted into high gear in the wake of the ongoing novel Coronavirus crisis when nonessential stores shut down and people started to work remotely to curb infection spread. This, as a ripple effect, has undoubtedly left a negative imprint on both the supply and demand pillars of the commercial segment.

  • Part II: Close-Up on Egypt’s Second-Home Market Amidst Pandemic

    Part II: Close-Up on Egypt’s Second-Home Market Amidst Pandemic

    Wednesday, 30 September 2020

    The novel Coronavirus has been unfolding at a staggering rate, causing unprecedented and radical changes to all livelihoods, especially with the social distancing measures still in place. Nowadays, people are not meeting, eating, shopping, working, or even socializing like before. This has led us, as consumers, to follow a new normal lifestyle, coming with a completely new set of priorities and preferences. That is why Invest-Gate’s R&A team takes the lead to delve deeper into the buyers’ ability to acquire new vacation properties, and thus, exploring the hurdles they face while doing so.

  • Close-Up on Egypt’s Second-Home Market Amidst Pandemic

    Close-Up on Egypt’s Second-Home Market Amidst Pandemic

    Friday, 11 September 2020

    Summer is the time when most people head to their vacation houses on the North Coast or the Red Sea, fueling an appetite for first-time buyers and potential investors to hop on the bandwagon. But summer 2020 was unlike any other; appetite for leisure property purchases is somewhat suppressed during this supposedly "always-busy" holiday season, as consumer behavior was radically altered off course due to the Coronavirus crisis. Invest-Gate’s R&A team looks at the scenario in this niche chunk of the Egyptian real estate market amidst the pandemic.

  • Digital Technologies Restructuring Egypt’s Real Estate Market

    Digital Technologies Restructuring Egypt’s Real Estate Market

    Wednesday, 29 July 2020

    Our world has witnessed major progress in many fields, and new technologies have always been the password behind each success, in addition to becoming the new trend. The adoption of new digital technologies has changed every facet in our lives and our way of doing business, and the real estate sector is no exception.

  • COVID-19 Stress-Tests Egypt’s Commercial & Administrative Assets

    COVID-19 Stress-Tests Egypt’s Commercial & Administrative Assets

    Monday, 6 July 2020

    Since late 2019, the novel Coronavirus has been unfolding at a staggering pace, decimating livelihoods and resulting in unprecedented disruptions in doing business. Indeed, commercial and administrative real estate is no exception. Thus, Invest-Gate’s R&A team takes a pulse check on Egyptian commercial and office assets to highlight the influence extent of the outbreak’s odds and ends on the market landscape, in a bid to identify their aptitude to revive this fundamental chunk of the real estate market.

  • COVID-19 Impact on Egypt’s Construction Sector

    COVID-19 Impact on Egypt’s Construction Sector

    Thursday, 11 June 2020

    In the blink of an eye, Coronavirus has wreaked havoc on the world. Like a whipsaw, a domino effect of closures began grinding the local and international markets to a halt, impacting every facet of Egyptian life. As the outbreak cripples a myriad of industries to varying degrees, it also delivers a harsher wallop to the construction industry, which is linked to more than 200 subsectors, from cement and ready-mixed concrete to bricks and machinery, and a large share of domestic employment.

  • Purchasing Power Fluctuations Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

    Purchasing Power Fluctuations Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

    Tuesday, 12 May 2020

    As of late 2019, the pandemic Coronavirus conquered our world, triggering many setbacks. With an eye on the economy’s various sectors, this pandemic and its ramifications hitting the world will affect the property market as well in a way or another. Consequently, the consumers’ decision about investing in the real estate market or not might also change

  • COVID-19 Outbreak Economics

    COVID-19 Outbreak Economics

    Sunday, 12 April 2020

    A closer look into the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak on the global and Egyptian economy. Not only that but the Invest-Gate R&A team also analyzes the virus effect on the real estate industry.

  • Invest-Gate’s Recommendations: “Regulating The Real Estate Market Developer- Broker Relationship” Roundtable Released

    Invest-Gate’s Recommendations: “Regulating The Real Estate Market Developer- Broker Relationship” Roundtable Released

    Saturday, 18 January 2020

    "Regulating The Real Estate Market Developer- Broker Relationship" roundtable's heated discussions, held on January 15, spark among market leaders while scouting for the ultimate strategies and catalysts to regulate the real estate developer-broker relationship.
    Invest-Gate's recommendations are out now!

  • Purchasing Power Report 2019

    Purchasing Power Report 2019

    Thursday, 12 December 2019

    Invest-Gate’s R&A team digs deep into the current status of Egyptians’ purchasing power and analyzes the determinants influencing consumer demand. We provide a handy guide to the priorities and challenges of those home seekers when it comes to hunting for new properties, while weighing the rent-versus-buy decision, aiming to make developers lay hands on their target customer’s radar through a sleight-of-hand maneuver to pull off without major financial implications.