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3 in 10 APAC firms to increase office space in the next 3 years

51% also expect to move headquarters in the same time frame.
5 days ago

3 in 10 APAC firms to increase office space in the next 3 years

51% also expect to move headquarters in the same time frame.
5 days ago

Here’s a rundown of how APAC office rents will fare for the rest of this year

Rents are forecast to decline by an average of 1.7% across the region. 
12 days ago

Here’s how property investors can unlock lucrative opportunities in APAC’s life sciences sector

Life sciences as an investible asset class is still at a nascent stage, but there are a few entry routes. 
20 days ago

What nudges Asia’s aging buildings into obsolescence?

Outdated properties yield rents 40% lower than their newer counterparts.
27 days ago

APAC retail leasing demand bolstered by rise of new energy vehicles

NEV brands are looking for space in markets such as Tokyo and Seoul. 
1 month ago

3 things that will drive Singapore leasing demand this year 

There is increasing demand from WFH locals who want their own confined space.
1 month ago

The Asia Pacific data centre market is “incredibly hot”: JLL

Three US tech giants will build hyperscale data centres in Malaysia.
1 month ago

How investors can get their hands on Hong Kong’s cold storage assets

Sale-and-leaseback is amongst the fastest entry routes to invest in cold storage, says Colliers.
1 month ago

Will Central Hong Kong bid farewell to luxury retailers for good?

Discount retailers are now bumping luxury shops from Central Hong Kong.
2 months ago

All you need to know about the biggest Malaysian property transactions in Q1

The total value of major transactions jumped 53% to approximately US$354m.
2 months ago

APAC cold storage facilities in hot demand amidst vaccine rollouts

Cold chain storage remains undersupplied in Asia on a per capita basis.
2 months ago

APAC markets show ‘unrelenting’ logistics demand as firms run short of warehouse space

ESR Australia recently bought a portfolio of 45 properties for a whopping US$2.9b.
2 months ago

These two APAC markets saw the highest surge in commercial property investments in Q1

Investments jumped 68% and 280% in Australia and Singapore, respectively.
2 months ago

How investors, landlords can unlock US$15.3b worth of value stuck in ageing properties

Half of the properties in APAC prime locations is over 20 years old.
3 months ago

Hong Kong office vacancy rate hits 15-year high as banks continue aggressive downsizing

Standard Chartered, DBS, Deutsche Bank and Societe Generale cut massive floor spaces.
3 months ago

APAC data centre net absorption hits record high in 2020

Total net absorption doubled in Tokyo, Sydney, Singapore and Hong Kong SAR, reaching 322 megawatts (MW).
3 months ago

Global residential prices growing at their fastest rate in three years

New Zealand posted the highest annual price growth in APAC at 19%.
4 months ago