Investment in Hawaii’s commercial real estate is on the rise, with sales hitting a mid-year high of over $2.2 billion, according to a new report by the real estate company Colliers International.

More than 80 percent of the total comes from offshore investors, who have been encouraged by low interest rates and high returns.

Hawaii Commercial Real Estate Q2 2014

There have been 28 percent more transactions so far this year, including $697,600,000 for the Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center by JP Morgan.

The report predicts that the 2014 investment sales volume will surpass last year’s total of $3.6 billion.

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