In Brief | Asia Property

Subscription Enquiries
Editorial Enquiries

This will be the secondary navigation

In Brief

Published on January 6th, 2014

Knight Frank records first dip in three years for Asian office rents Knight Frank’s Asia Pacific Prime Office Index fell 0.1% over Q2 2013, its first drop in 14 quarters….

Not subscribed yet? Click here for full access.

Diary

Colliers’ gain may be no loss for C&W after team switches sides

Last month, Colliers International announced with a great fanfare that it had recruited a 14-strong team from Cushman & Wakefield. Surely C&W would be gutted by this? It appears not....

Market Talk

Government Measures Affect the Transaction Pipeline

“In AsIa we anticipate a reductIon in actIvIty In Hong Kong and SIngapore, as the latest government measures affect the transactIon pipelIne for the second half” Jeremy Helsby, chief executive...

Diary

Sliding Rupee turns Farallon’s deals into a load of Indiabulls

Farallon Capital invested INR8.47bn ($127.8m) in seven Indiabulls ventures between 2006 and 2008 and the US investment manager recently sold the stakes to Indiabulls for INR11.72bn – making a profit of...

News

In Brief

GreenOak’s Japanese offshoot grows to $260m final closing… GreenOak Capital Investors, the fund manager founded by former Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing heads Sonny Kalsi, John Carrafiell and Fred Schmidt,...

News

CPPIB strikes f irst Korean deal

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has acquired a 50% interest in an office tower in Gangnam, Seoul for KRW126bn ($115.2m), in its first deal in Korea. The fund invested via Samsung...

Survey

Hong Kong

Office rents, subdued since the global downturn, are staging a recovery, especially in secondary areas favoured by occupiers priced out of the centre. But sky-high retail rents have started to...

Research

Listed Property Performance v Bonds and Equities, August 2013

The Japan index bounced back to be last month’s top performer, while all other indices apart from New Zealand’s fell 

News

and reform threatens to hike cost of development in India

Business groups have warned that India’s land reform bill, passed last month, is likely to delay developments and add to their cost. The bill forces developers to gain consent from...

Companies & People

Walsh helms Gaw’s new US division

Gaw Capital Partners is forming a new US entity, Gaw Capital US, which will be led by Timothy Walsh as president and chief operating officer. Walsh joins Gaw Capital US...

Current Issue