Keith Pierce, Transwestern director of research for the Southeast US, left, and Julian Brown, Transwestern principal Keith Pierce, Transwestern director of research for the Southeast US, left, and Julian Brown, Transwestern principal

ATLANTA, GA—Atlanta posted a 6.3 percent industrial vacancy rate during first quarter 2018, the lowest level since 1995, due to strong demand significantly outpacing supply. With 3.3 million square feet absorbed in the first quarter—despite 5.6 million square feet of industrial product deliveries—research by Transwestern indicates a solid start to 2018.