July 2017 | Asia Property

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Lack of bidders and past deal doubts put GLP sale in jeopardy

GLP chief exec Ming Mei’s key role with one of just two bidders and past deal concerns deter potential buyers   Logistics giant GLP has received only two firm...


GIC, Blackstone and Cindat vie for stake in Oz senior housing

GIC Real Estate, Blackstone Group and Cindat Capital Management head the list of bidders for a 50% stake in Lendlease Group’s Australian senior housing business. The business is tipped to...


Ping An provides record $700m funding for Chicago tower

Ping An Bank has made the largest construction loan in Chicago’s history, advancing $700m for the development of a 95-storey tower. Magellan Development Group and Dalian Wanda Group plan to...


Samsung pulls in $433m to start up new global vehicle

Samsung SRA Asset Management has raised KRW500bn ($433.6m) from South Korean institutional investors for its second global fund. Global Core Office Real Estate Investment Trust No 2 will target gateway...


Key data: Occupiers

 • Refrigerated space and multi-tenant logistics, office and production facilities are in demand in Japan  Japanese logistics takes alternative path The uses of logistics properties in Japan are changing as...


Champion ponders tower sale in hot HK

Soaring prices prompt Hong Kong REIT to explore sale options for Langham Place office tower in Kowloon   Hong Kong’s soaring office values have prompted a possible sale of the...


Hong Kong property owners check out of hotels to ride soaring tidal wave of city’s office prices

The world record price set in May for a harbour-front plot in Central has encouraged a number of hotel owners in their plans to convert assets to offices, but they...


Empty nesters spread wings in Asia

Growth in Asia’s healthcare, travel, online shopping and financial service sectors is being driven not so much by  young populations as by the rise of affluent 40-somethings with fewer dependents...


Chung Kei closes in on Docklands asset for debut UK deal

Company owned by Chinese tycoon Chen Hong Tian set to pay £410m for Brookfield’s 20 Canada Square  Chung Kei Group is to buy a £410m ($531.8m) office building in London’s...

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The Hong Kong-based investment manager is widening its Asian capital base, while retaining its focus on offering private investors institutional-level returns via smaller development and repositioning deals Boutique investment manager...


HNA and AEP earmark assets for S$450m S-REIT launch

More details have been revealed about HNA Group’s and AEP Investment Management’s forthcoming Singapore REIT launch, which is set to be the biggest this year. AEP and HNA Group are...

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