Reports

NCSC’s aim is to publish reports that focuses on a specific topic of interest to the industry. We also follow releases of interesting reports from other organisations that benefit our members.

The Norwegian Commercial Property Market

This market report is made by Akershus Eiendom and intended to provide an overview of the Norwegian property market. The report highlights important trends and gives specific examples of transactions in the leasing and investment markets, important new property developments, etc. Read the full report here.

Copenhagen Property Market Report 2017

This 2017 market report by Sadolin & Albæk offers an overview of key economic trends and of the Copenhagen property market, including occupational and investment market information as well as details on transactions across sectors and submarkets. Read the full report here.

Destination Finland 2016

Destination Finland 2016 made by JLL introduces the key cities and shopping destinations in Finland from retail perspective. Furthermore, the report introduces JLL Retail Attractiveness Index, which measures the diversity of retail locations by analyzing the presence of 80 attractive brands or store chains. Read the full report here.

The Successful Integration of Food & Beverage Within Retail Real Estate

The foodservice industry is expanding at an exponential rate with the amount of space dedicated to food growing from five percent a decade ago to 15 percent today. This trend is expected to increase to 20 percent by 2025. ICSC commissioned JLL to deliver a global study that explores foodservice’s impact on retail real estate […]

European Retail in 2017

GfK study on key retail indicators: 2016 review and 2017 forecast. Europe currently faces troubled waters. The cohesion of the European Union was put to the test multiple times in 2016. Along with perennial issues such as refugees and terrorism, new challenges were posed by the Brexit vote, a rise in nationalist tendencies in almost […]

Report: Handelns ekonomiska råd

Handelns ekonomiska råd was established in the autumn of 2016 by Handelsrådet in Sweden. This report is the first presented by the council. The report is in Swedish. Read the full report here

Center Facts Norway

This report has been made for the Nordic Council of Shopping Centers (NCSC), and is the result of a cooperation between Andhøyregistrene AS, Kvarud Analyse and NCSC. The contents of the report are mainly based on extracts from Andhøy’s Shopping center register. The selection consists of shopping centers with a registered gross leasing area (GLA) […]

Nordic Retail Market Analysis

A cooperation between ICSC, the International Council of Shopping Centers and NCSC. CBRE in London has been appointed to conduct a survey among Nordic retailers as well as analyse the findings. The report was launched during autumn 2016. Go to the report here. Executive Summary The Nordic region is often referred to as a single, […]

The Digitalization of Retail Spaces

This workshop-kit is the result of a research project that took place during 2015 and 2016, which was financed by the Swedish Governmental Agency for Innovation Systems (Vinnova). The project consisted of three project partners; Nordic Council of Shopping Centers (NCSC), United Minds and Institute for Management of Innovation and Technology (IMIT). Explore your digital present […]

The Socio-economic contribution of European Shopping Centers

This report was prepared and written by ICSC Research, the International Council of Shopping Centers. This research report highlights the ongoing success, significance and contribution of the European shopping centre industry as it continues to embrace new technology and adapt to the changing needs and wants of consumers. The study emphasises the vital role that […]

Online retail – threat or opportunity for shopping centers

October 2013 –  For this first report we have chosen to focus on the online retail trade and its potential impact on the shopping center industry and its development and format. NCSC has employed WSP Analysis & Strategy to conduct a survey aimed at its members, as well as analyse how online retail has evolved […]