Commercial Retail

F&B a silver lining for Hong Kong retail 

Luxury brands are still wary of going to the high streets.
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Singapore’s suburban retail vacancy rates hit 5-year low of 6.4%

Thanks to residential catchments that drive demand.

Hong Kong retail landlords struggling to lease large-sized shops

Tenants have been looking for small to medium-sized shops with lower rents.

What does the future look like for Singapore’s retail property market?

The worst is already behind us, but rents won’t start picking up until 2022.

Retail rents in Hanoi’s CBD inch up 1.1% in Q2

Thanks to foreign luxury brands’ resilience amidst the pandemic.

Seoul’s shopping mall rents up 2.4% in Q2

Prime high street rents slipped 0.3% in the same period.

Singapore's retail vacancy rate hits record highs in the Central Area

Major retailers such as Naiise, Dimbulah Coffee and Manekineko had to shut down their stores.

Sydney CBD retail rents see biggest drop of 11% in Q2

Rents in regional and sub-regional areas fell 5.4% and 2%, respectively.

Manila's retail vacancy rate of 7.7% breaches previous record

Manila hit a new 15-year record in Q2 as it overtook the 7% vacancy rate recorded in Q1.

How Hong Kong’s pivot to online shopping impacts physical retail stores

Online transactions surged 54.9% in the first half of 2021.

Singapore retail transaction volumes down 78.3% to US$420m in H1

Notable deals include Fraser Centrepoint Trust’s sale of YewTee Point for SGD220m. 

Why 4 in 10 retailers press on with real estate expansion plans in Singapore

Retailers want to capture customers in large residential catchments. 

APAC retail rents won’t stabilise until 2022

Hong Kong is expected to lead rental growth in the region this year.