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Apartments Now One-Quarter of Global CRE Investments

Jim Costello / November 5th, 2019

The apartment sector now constitutes one-quarter of all investment in income-producing commercial properties globally. Outside...

Liquidity Grows in US Markets; Europe, APAC Ebb

Tom Leahy / October 2nd, 2019

Liquidity is falling in more commercial real estate markets globally than it is growing, the latest edition of the RCA Capital Liquidity Scores...

Overseas Investors Turn to Japan’s #2 Market

Benjamin Chow / September 23rd, 2019

The share of overseas investment has risen steadily, to 40% in the first half of 2019, helping to push overall investment volume...

Pricing in Japan Defies Conventional Wisdom

David Green-Morgan / May 20th, 2019

Traditional real estate investment practice dictates that when transaction activity diminishes then the lack of buyers in the market leads to prices dropping which in turn encourages buyers back into the...

Singapore Dominates Asia Pacific Flows: Chart

Petra Blazkova / February 12th, 2019

Cross-border buyers from Singapore became the largest Asian commercial property investors in Asia Pacific last year, representing five of the top 10 capital flows, the latest...

Global Volume at Second Highest Level Since GFC

Simon Mallinson / February 8th, 2019

Commercial real estate sales worldwide touched the second highest level since the Global Financial Crisis in 2018, the new edition of Global Capital Trends shows. A jump in activity...

Asia Pacific Loses Strength in Q3: RCA Report

Petra Blazkova / November 7th, 2018

Transaction activity in Asia Pacific lost strength in the third quarter of 2018, with China and Japan registering drops in deal volume, the latest edition of Asia Pacific Capital Trends shows. In several...

Chart: Global Metros Dominating Country Markets

Simon Mallinson / October 16th, 2018

France's commercial real estate market is not just Paris. But Paris does represent the lion's share of the country's commercial property market...

Hong Kong and South Korea Drive Record Investment in Asia Pacific

Petra Blazkova / August 9th, 2018

Commercial real estate activity in Asia Pacific hovered near record high levels into the second quarter of 2018, the latest edition of Asia Pacific Capital Trends shows...

Looking at Liquidity in Sydney and Tokyo

Petra Blazkova / July 10th, 2018

Central Tokyo and Sydney are the most liquid commercial real estate markets in Asia Pacific. Liquidity in Tokyo and Sydney has edged lower in recent periods, however...

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