In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, China continues its relaxation of property curbs with plans to dial back the “three red lines” policy and policies to offer cities an exit ramp from an imposed floor on mortgage rates.
BlackRock Inc. has ceased to be a substantial unitholder in Cromwell European REIT (CEREIT) after selling down its stake in the SGX-listed trust, as Europe’s property sector faces growing headwinds and rising bond yields dampen the appeal of Singaporean REITs.
Region-leading yields are among the factors keeping Singapore’s industrial assets among the top priorities for real estate investors, according to decision-makers from BlackRock,… Read More>>
BlackRock’s appointment of a new head of Japan real estate leads this week’s roundup of personnel moves from around the region, with Hines selection of a top executive for its Korean business also getting some virtual ink. There are also… Read More>>
Distressed developers and troubled tech takeovers lead today’s collection of real estate headlines from around the region, as one of Singapore’s biggest banks sues Shimao Group in Hong Kong and Gaw Capital finds an opportunity to move into real estate… Read More>>
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, asset management champ BlackRock plans a major expansion in Singapore, private equity giant Blackstone completes its acquisition of Aussie casino operator Crown Resorts, and Fitch Ratings drops coverage of a Chinese homebuilder.
BlackRock is taking on a 190,000 square metre (2 million square foot) development project outside of Beijing as the investment manager expands its exposure to China’s logistics real estate sector.
The US asset management giant is developing the distribution centre… Read More>>
Following China’s tomb sweeping holiday which started the week, asset management giant BlackRock leads our headline roundup today with news of a cleanup in its mainland developer bond holdings, while Shenzhen-based builder Kaisa Group gets some relief thanks to an… Read More>>
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, trading of Kaisa Group’s Hong Kong-listed shares is halted after the developer misses a payment on a wealth management product, CBRE completes its buyout of consultancy Turner & Townsend, and Singapore-listed ARA US… Read More>>
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, debt-saddled China Evergrande Group sparks fresh contagion fears after missing a third round of bond payments, Evergrande’s former chief economist distances himself from the group’s growth strategy, and Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam… Read More>>