Houston Industrial Construction At Record High

HOUSTON (REBusiness Online) – January 10, 2020 – At the end of the year, a record-high 19.1 million sf of industrial space across 112 buildings was under construction in the metro, according to Avison Young.  Year-end vacancy stood at 6 percent, and two​​ million sf was absorbed in the fourth quarter.

Four of the five largest projects are build-to-suit developments totaling almost 3.9 million sf.

The largest of those, Medline’s 1.3 million-sf project off I-10 in Katy, broke ground during the fourth quarter.​