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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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Asia Pacific Investment Quarterly Q3, 2016

Asia Pacific Investment Quarterly Q3, 2016

October 31, 2016

 

 
 
 
Beijing Retail 2H 2016

Beijing Retail 2H 2016

October 31, 2016

City-wide retail sales exceeded RMB1 trillion for the first time in 2015; however, the year-on-year (YoY) growth rate witnessed a slowdown during 1H/2016, registering only 3.8% growth and marking a historical low since 2006.

 
 
 
Beijing Retail Briefing - Autumn 2016

Beijing Retail Briefing - Autumn 2016

October 31, 2016

Large retailers further extended their footprint into non-prime and suburban submarkets; expansions by experience-led tenants continued to see virtual reality emerge as an important footfall generator.

 
 
 
Chengdu Office 2H 2016

Chengdu Office 2H 2016

October 31, 2016

The third G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting of 2016 was held in Chengdu on July 23 to 24, the first time any G20 conference was held in Midwestern China since the forum’s establishment. Successfully hosting the meeting has generated a new wave of interest in the city, which will help Chengdu further develop into a National Central City and international metropolis, accelerate the development of the tertiary industry, attract more tenants, and turn the city into China’s fourth largest financial centre.

 
 
 
Guangzhou Residential 2H 2016

Guangzhou Residential 2H 2016

October 31, 2016

Guangzhou is the traditional commercial and trading centre of southern China, and has experienced steady economic growth, as well as property development, in recent years. Covering an area of 7434.4 sq km, it has a population of 13.50 million. The population density is 1816 per sq km, which is lower than both Shenzhen and Shanghai. As a result, the city enjoys a comparatively comfortable living environment.

 
 
 
Hong Kong Retail 2H 2016

Hong Kong Retail 2H 2016

October 31, 2016

Vertical retail or so-called “Ginza-style” retail is increasingly popular in Hong Kong with both landlords and tenants, but this retail format offers both unique challenges as well as advantages to investors and users.

 
 
 
Kuala Lumpur Retail 2H 2016

Kuala Lumpur Retail 2H 2016

October 31, 2016

Malaysia's real GDP growth projection for 2016 remains at 4.2% amidst uncertain global economic conditions. Domestic demand continues to be the growth engine for the Malaysian economy as a result of improvements in private consumption. Consumer sentiment remain subdued, with the Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER) sentiment index below the 100-point confidence threshold for the eighth consecutive quarter, in the wake of a series of events such as the drop in crude oil prices, currency weakness, the impact of Goods and Services Tax, and airline tragedies. Overall market sentiment improved in the second quarter of 2016. However, household debt is alarmingly high, recorded at 89% over GDP according to Bank Negara Malaysia. Housing and utilities, food and non-alcoholic beverages, and transportation remain the essential expenditure items, accounting for approximately 57% of all household expenditures.

 
 
 
Osaka Residential Sales 2H 2016

Osaka Residential Sales 2H 2016

October 31, 2016

While Tokyo remains a prime target for many regional investors, attention has gradually spread to other cities in Japan – especially to Osaka, the country’s second biggest property market. Encompassing seven prefectures, the Greater Osaka (or “Kinki”) region1 is home to over 20 million people, making it the eighth largest urban agglomeration in the world. The central urban area of Osaka City is an economic powerhouse and a top destination for Japan’s largest corporations, universities, and cultural institutions in the west. Unemployment is healthy at 3.9% of the working population, and average income is 15% above that of Japan at large. Income growth per taxpayer is at 2.7% YoY (year-on-year), also significantly above the national average.

 
 
 
Seoul Hospitality 2H 2016

Seoul Hospitality 2H 2016

October 31, 2016

From 2007 to 2014, the average annual increase in the number of foreign visitors to Korea was 12%. However, after the MERS outbreak in May 2015, the number of overseas tourists fell by 1 million compared to the previous year, totalling 13.2 million in 2015. In 2015, visitors from Asian countries accounted for 80% of all foreign visitors to Korea. By country, Chinese visitors represent 45% (6 million) of all visitors to Korea, followed by Japanese  at 14% (1.85 million). The Korean tourism industry shows a high level of dependency (about 60%) on tourists from China and Japan. In 1H/2016, total visitors reached 8.1 million, 61% of the total visitors in 2015, and this figure could reach 16 million by the end of the year.

 
 
 
Shanghai Retail 2H 2016

Shanghai Retail 2H 2016

October 31, 2016

The growing purchasing power of Chinese consumers combined with government initiatives encouraging domestic consumption and the services industry have helped the retail market grow. However, profits of brick and mortar retailers are becoming increasingly squeezed by the rise of e-commerce, which continues to enjoy strong government support.

 
 
 

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