Hong Kong’s beleaguered Grade A office market continued to face rising vacancies and falling rents in August, although the emptying out of Central and other core districts of the city showed signs of slowing, according to a report released earlier… Read More>>
Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund has gone back for its fourth helping of ESR warehouses this year with GIC now committing A$480 million ($337 million) to a logistics development partnership in Australia, according to a stock exchange announcement on 24 September.
Cute retailers and scary debts lead Asia’s real estate headlines today as Chinese novelty retailer Miniso files for a $100 million IPO on the US stock exchange.
Also in the news, China Evergrande saw its securities… Read More>>
The head of Blackstone’s real estate business in mainland China is leaving the firm, Mingtiandi has learned, with ten-year company veteran Tim Wang due to leave the company by the end of this year, according to two sources familiar with… Read More>>
Indebted mainland developer China Evergrande Group was forced to deny reports that it was pleading for a bailout yesterday, after a document circulating on Chinese social media indicated that the firm was pleading for government support to avoid financial catastrophe.
UK fund manager Actis continues to bet on data centres with the announcement today of a joint venture with Korean conglomerate GS Group.
The deal comes amid a flurry of data centre investment in Asia Pacific as the COVID-19 pandemic… Read More>>
Beleaguered co-working operator WeWork raised some much needed cash on Thursday when it announced that it had sold a $200 million stake in its China division to a consortium led by Shanghai’s Trustbridge Partners.
Trustbridge is taking the lead among… Read More>>
China’s “three red lines” rules introduced last month appear to already be having an impact with Li Ka-shing’s sale of a Chengdu project said to be endangered by the new guidelines on restricting credit to indebted developers, according to a… Read More>>
A battle for control of a New York stock exchange-listed mainland developer entered its latest chapter this week when Nam Tai Property announced a new chairman, CEO and CFO.
The leadership change by the Shenzhen-based developer came after Kwok Ying… Read More>>
India looms large in today’s real estate news from around the region with US buyout giant KKR jumping into the country’s shopping scene by purchasing a stake in Reliance Group. That deal comes in the same month that KKR… Read More>>