Australia’s Capital Attraction

Australia is rising is rising in prominence as a commercial real estate investment destination and is expected to remain a magnet for foreign capital in the next 12-18 months. Australia represented 5% of global property turnover in the past three years – an above average share of activity and well above the country’s GDP weighting of 2%.

Supertall Tales

The development of tall office buildings in Asia began relatively recently, at the end of the 20th century. The pace of construction has been so rapid, however, that as of June 2014, the region was home to 55% of the world’s tall office buildings. In Asia, a high density of tall buildings is viewed as

Asian Investors Pile into Global Real Estate

Asian investors have ploughed more capital into global real estate this year, with Singapore overtaking China as the top source of Asian capital and more interest in continental Europe and US West Coast cities. Asian outbound investment surged 40 percent year-over-year to US$16.2 billion in the first half of 2014. Among the most active sources

Indian Investment Steered Toward London

Central London saw heightened activity in land acquisitions from overseas purchasers, accounting for 53% of take-up in Q2

The Economist: Positive economic news continues

June was yet another strong month for the economy with almost every bit of new information adding to the positive mood. The pick of the official data included retail sales, which were up 5.5% over the year to the three months ending in May (1.2% over the previous three months) or a still very buoyant

An Economist and a Financier

CBRE’s Graham Barnes and Neil Blake discuss the property market in the latest instalment of An Economist and

An update from India

With the coming of the new government already having improved sentiments in the real estate market, as a

Asia is Standing Tall

Asia has emerged as the leading place for tall buildings globally.

Relative Liquidity

Real estate investors care a lot about liquidity. The ability to get into and out of a market

Ireland: The mid-year review

There has been an extraordinarily high volume of transactional activity in the Irish commercial property market in the