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December 03, 2010

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

 

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Guangzhou Office 1H 2017

Guangzhou Office 1H 2017

April 24, 2017

Despite the slowdown of the national economy, Guangzhou continued to witness strong economic growth in 2016. According to the Guangzhou Statistics Bureau, the city’s GDP grew by 8.2% year-on-year (YoY) in 2016, to RMB1.96 trillion, 1.5 percentage points (ppts) and 0.7 of a ppt higher than the National GDP growth rate and Guangdong Province GDP growth rate, respectively.

 
 
 
Hong Kong Office 1H 2017

Hong Kong Office 1H 2017

April 24, 2017

Hong Kong has firmly established itself as the most expensive office market in Asia and CBD rents are now at an all-time high, after registering 4.2% growth in 2016. On Hong Kong Island, rental growth generally remained in positive territory throughout 2016 driven predominantly by a lack of available stock. Grade A vacancy in the island’s main business districts ended the year just shy of 2%, very low by historical standards.

 
 
 
Kuala Lumpur Residential 1H 2017

Kuala Lumpur Residential 1H 2017

April 24, 2017

Significant increases in the cost of living have led to a substantial erosion of disposable income for the average Malaysian household. This has resulted in many Malaysian families feeling like they are unable to buy decent homes, be it in urban or suburban areas. The shortage of affordable housing supply is a growing problem, as the supply is still very low compared with the rising public demand.

 
 
 
Manila Office 1H 2017

Manila Office 1H 2017

April 24, 2017

The Philippines has been resilient despite the changing political tide and slow global growth. In 2016, the economy grew within government expectations at 6.8% placing it ahead of Asia’s fast growing economies such as China and Vietnam. Private consumption continues to largely contribute to economic growth which is still being fuelled by remittances from Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) and the expanding outsourcing and offshoring (O&O) sector.

 
 
 
Seoul Residential 1H 2017

Seoul Residential 1H 2017

April 24, 2017

Korea’s population, is 51 million, with 50% living in the Seoul metropolitan area (Seoul, Incheon, and Gyeonggi province ). Due to Korea’s low birth rate, low marriage rate and aging society, the average household size was 2.5 in 2016, shrinking from the 3.7 average in 1990. The proportion of households of only one or two people is 53%, and 40% for households of three or four. As the demographic characteristics have changed, perception and requirements for housing have changed accordingly.

 
 
 
Shanghai Investment 1H 2017

Shanghai Investment 1H 2017

April 24, 2017

Relaxed monetary policy and limited investment opportunities have brought an influx of capital searching for a safe haven into Shanghai’s real estate market in recent years. High demand for core assets as well as inflated land prices have also contributed to the growth of real estate asset prices further compressing yields.

 
 
 
Shanghai Retail Briefing - Spring 2017

Shanghai Retail Briefing - Spring 2017

April 24, 2017

Some retail sectors and areas showed initial signs of recovery as a result of limited quality supply and growing retail sales figures.

 
 
 
Shenzhen Retail 1H 2017

Shenzhen Retail 1H 2017

April 24, 2017

After hitting a low point in 2015, the city’s retail sales rebounded totalling RMB551 billion in 2016, up 8.1% year-on-year (YoY).  In Q3/2016, the city experienced a downward trend in housing prices, according to statistics provided by the Urban Planning Land and Resources Commission of Shenzhen Municipality. With households and individuals increasingly restricted from making home purchases or upgrades, it is expected that some of this excess capital will find its way into the local retail market, as potential home buyers with few alternative investment options spend their rising incomes on consumer goods.

 
 
 
Singapore Residential 1H 2017

Singapore Residential 1H 2017

April 24, 2017

The marketing of OUE Twin Peaks was refreshed by the deferred payment scheme in the latter part of the first quarter in 2016; since then, the high-end, non-landed segment of the private residential property market has sprung back to life. Initially treated with skepticism, the overwhelming acceptance of this payment plan ultimately surprised even seasoned marketing professionals. The success of this scheme was subsequently modified in parts by other developers in the Core Central Region (CCR) and they too were met with good responses from the market. 

 
 
 
Taiwan Retail 1H 2017

Taiwan Retail 1H 2017

April 24, 2017

Taiwan’s GDP growth reached 1.5% in 2016, increasing from 0.72% last year due to the improving figures in private consumption, investment and exports. The economic recovery has had a positive effect on the retail sector. Retail sales registered an historical high of NT$4.1 trillion in 2016, increasing by 1.9% year-on-year (YoY), with the main contributors being supermarkets (9.3% YoY), auto sales (5.4% YoY) and convenience stores (4.7% YoY).

 
 
 

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