Year in Review 2018: Industrial leasing keeps rolling amid e-commerce boom

A massive new distribution hub at Sparrows Point. A proposed new warehouse complex in Jessup. Plans in motion for a 52-acre industrial development in White Marsh where an outlet mall was once envisioned.

All are but some of the activity in the industrial real estate market, deemed red hot in 2017 with no break in the action this past year.

Over the last 12 months, millions of square feet have been added to Maryland’s ever-expanding portfolio of industrial space as e-commerce continues…