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Rising New Build vs. Buy Ratio Favors Acquisitions


Rising New Build vs. Buy Ratio Favors Acquisitions

  • RR's New Build vs. Buy Ratio rose for the 2nd consecutive year as construction cost inflation increases appeal of acquiring existing stores.

  • Heightened new build costs are higher for every segment.

  • Conversely, store-level acquisition multiples have been relatively flat.


Source: RR's New Build Report (outline)


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