Foreign investors jostle for space alongside the locals in teeming and booming Tokyo | Asia Property

Subscription Enquiries
Editorial Enquiries

This will be the secondary navigation

Foreign investors jostle for space alongside the locals in teeming and booming Tokyo

Published on May 11th, 2014

Overseas players targeting the Japanese capital’s red hot investment market may struggle in the face of fierce domestic competition, while targeting higher yields in other cities can be a risky…

Not subscribed yet? Click here for full access.

Companies & People

MAY - COMPANIES and PEOPLE

Savills set to swallow studley in US Savills is set to buy US brokerage Studley for up to $260m. The proposed deal would add 400 brokers and 175 support staff...

Comment

No big bang for China housing bubble

While many of China’s housing developers are in trouble, fears of a financial meltdown as the house price bubble bursts have been overplayed. Deflation of the bubble, backed by more...

Comment

EDITORS COMMENT

The core real estate space will get very crowded over the next year or so. As we revealed in April, Morgan Stanley is plotting a core Asia fund and a...

News

CBRE and JLL post solid first quarter

CBRE and JLL have reported strong first quarter results, both in Asia and worldwide. CBRE reported Asia Pacific revenue of $195.6m, an increase of 8% (18% in local currency) from $181.4m...

World News

Goldman’s latest debt vehicle pulls in$4.2bnwarchest

US investor injects $600m of own money into fund, as a record 53 vehicles target property debt sector  Goldman Sachs has amassed $4.2bn of firepower for its latest real estate...

News

Greenland kicks off Malaysia drive with Danga Bay site

Greenland Group has made its first investment in Malaysia by acquiring a waterfront site in Iskandar Malaysia for RM600m ($184m). The state-owned developer bought the 5.6ha site on Danga Bay...

World News

Defaults force City’s Gherkin into receivership

The Gherkin, the iconic office tower at 30 St Mary Axe in the City of London, has been placed in receivership. The building is well leased, but continuing defaults, which...

World News

Q1 Asian deals up 9% year on year as global volume rises

Sales of large commercial property assets globally totalled $265.5bn in the first quarter of this year, up 6% on the same period in 2013, according to Real Capital Analytics. RCA’s...

Company Profiles

PRUDENTIAL REI

The investment manager is strongest in the US, but aims to make its well-established Asia pacific operation equally powerful by raising more domestic capital from Asia  Prudential Real Estate Investors...

Current Issue