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Commerical Market in Minutes
December 03, 2010

The UK is facing some headwinds in 2011, but the prospects are good thereafter

 

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Singapore Investment 2H 2014

Singapore Investment 2H 2014

November 18, 2014

Investment in real estate is usually defined as taking a long term position in physical property for the purpose of reaping rental income during the holding period and capital gains at the end of that period. Although the investment decisions may appear rather intuitively straightforward for many, that is perhaps only for the individuals or those engage in crowd funding where the investment quantum is rather small and thus the decision making process need not jump through too many hoops. However, for institutional investors, their decision making is process driven. Not only must the financial returns meet their expectations, but due diligence on the physical building plays an important role as well. In this piece, we will look at investment decisions taken by institutions and the focus will be on office developments. For the majority of institutional funds, their focus is usually on income generating properties. That means the real estate is completed. Most do not have the m

 
 
 
Singapore Residential Leasing Briefing Q3 2014

Singapore Residential Leasing Briefing Q3 2014

November 18, 2014

With leasing numbers still rising strongly, landlord sentiment will be supported and although rents may soften somewhat, we are still not too concerned with the onslaught of supply.

 
 
 
Taiwan Hospitality 2H 2014

Taiwan Hospitality 2H 2014

November 18, 2014

The Taiwan tourism market continued to enjoy fast growth of inbound visitors in 2013. More than 8 million international travellers were recorded last year, representing a 10% increase year-on-year (YoY) and, furthermore, the rate of growth accelerated in the first six months of 2014, with international travellers reaching 4.6 million, up 27% compared with the same period in 2013. This was driven mainly by travellers from China and Japan, with a 38% and 19% increase YoY respectively. Apart from that, several popular South Korean variety shows being shot in Taiwan also helped promote the Taiwan tourism market and led to an 80% increase in visitors from South Korea.  According to a survey from the Taiwan Tourism Bureau, independent travel is gradually becoming preferred by international visitors, with the proportion of visitors joining group tours declining from 42% in 2011 to 31% in 2013. This can largely be attributed to the increase of independent travellers from China,

 
 
 
Tianjin Residential 2H 2014

Tianjin Residential 2H 2014

November 18, 2014

Tianjin is a municipality in northern China and the fourth largest city in the country. As part of the Bohai economic rim, it is the largest coastal city in northern China. Bordering Heibei province and Beijing municipality, it is considered “the Pearl of the Bohai Sea”, becoming the transport hub of North China and the gateway to Beijing. By the end of 2013, Tianjin’s population reached 14.72 million, of which 4.41 million were migrants. Its growing migrant population largely accounted for a recent 81.2% increase in the municipality’s population, which was a main driver of demand in the residential property market.

 
 
 
Viet Nam Hospitality 2H 2014

Viet Nam Hospitality 2H 2014

November 18, 2014

Viet Nam is an attractive destination for both domestic and international tourists due to its natural landscapes, particularly its long and beautiful coastline and world heritage sites. In 1H/2014, there were 27.7 million visitors, up 9% year on year, at 61% of the target for 2014. International visitors have significantly increased since 2010, at 13% per year on average. In 2013, there were 7.6 million international visitors, surpassing 7 million for the first time, up 11% year on year. Asian visitors dominate with 45% share, followed by Europeans at 34%. With an increase in direct flights and a 15-day visa exemption offered since 2009, Russian visitors have increased sharply by 77% per year on average since 2009, reaching approximately 300,000 visitors in 2013.

 
 
 
Chengdu Office Briefing - Autumn 2014

Chengdu Office Briefing - Autumn 2014

November 14, 2014

In Q3/2014, no new supply entered the Grade A office market and city-wide vacancy rates recorded their lowest level since Q4/2012. This can be attributed to stable market demand, although overall rents continued to fall, albeit at a slower rate.

 
 
 
Shanghai Office Briefing - Autumn 2014

Shanghai Office Briefing - Autumn 2014

November 14, 2014

As new supply enters the Pudong market, rental change is expected to slow to similar levels seen in the Puxi market

 
 
 
Tianjin Office Briefing - Autumn 2014

Tianjin Office Briefing - Autumn 2014

November 14, 2014

A single new project, Metropolitan Tower Tianjin, was launched onto the Grade A office leasing market in Q3/2014, adding 97,600 sq m of available space. Moderate leasing demand continued to increase rents in this market.

 
 
 
Seoul Office Briefing Q3 2013

Seoul Office Briefing Q3 2013

November 13, 2014

Demand for leasing as well as the net absorption by district is different by type of business. The abundance of liquidity in the market is being driven by the lowering of interest rates by 25bp in October, following Bank of Korea's benchmark rate cut in August.

 
 
 

UK Commercial Development Activity - November 2014

November 13, 2014

The headline Total Commercial Development Activity Index – a net balance monitoring the overall performance of the UK commercial property sector – signalled growth of commercial work for the twenty-sixth consecutive month in October.

 
 
 

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