Singapore faces an uphill struggle to refocus its central business district as a more vibrant ‘live, work, play’ area.
Contrary to some investors’ opinion, real estate assets are not gold bars, but living assets whose value can be enhanced.
Indian shopping centres have become hot property as international investors target the sector.
The Chinese have deliberated REITs for over a decade now, having experimented with a number of real estate securitisation products.
Savills data show Tokyo and Seoul offices performing strongly, while major cities in Greater China recorded weak performance in the first quarter of 2019.
Singaporean investors are making major inroads into the UK student housing market and other Asian investors could follow.
The prospect of further restrictions on China’s property developers could open up a massive opportunity for real estate investors.
The absence of a speedy resolution to the trade war between the United States and China has caused equity market jitters around the world.
Late in the global real estate cycle, there is a widespread perception that value is hard to find.
Two of Asia Pacific’s most experienced and successful real estate investment managers are back with new funds.
Blackstone Group and its Indian partner Embassy Group successfully launched the first Indian real estate investment trust in March.