In this week’s edition of People in the News, a data centre developer backed by UK fund manager Actis has poached a vice president of sales from rival Equinix as server sheds continue to be a top target for investors… Read More>>
Local Hong Kong developer Capital Group Development Limited has won a residential site in Mong Kok for HK$467 million ($60 million), according to an announcement yesterday by the Lands Department.
The privately held firm, which was previously best known for… Read More>>
Take-up of office space in Singapore has contracted for the first time since March 2017, according to government figures released on Friday.
Absorption of office space across Southeast Asia’s wealthiest city fell by 75,347 square feet (7,000 square metres) during… Read More>>
In this week’s edition of People in the News, CBRE’s former managing director of asset services in Singapore has made the switch to London to head up the firm’s UK property management team, while Hong Kong’s Adamas Asset Management has… Read More>>
Shanghai grade A office rents continued to slide during the first quarter of the year as the COVID-19 induced downturn dragged on leasing rates, according to reports from some of the world’s largest property consultancies.
Grade A office rents in… Read More>>
Property investment collapsed in Singapore in the first three months of the year, as the COVID-19 pandemic threatened to pitch the city into its first recession in two decades.
Sales of hospitality assets disappeared completely, while office investments plunged to… Read More>>
Singapore’s landlords are bracing themselves for the biggest financial crisis of the century, with office leasing demand and property investment already disappearing as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In a report released yesterday, Cushman & Wakefield said that office… Read More>>
Leading today’s Hong Kong real estate news, a retail unit in Central was sold for HK$15 million — 50 percent below the original asking price. Also in the headlines, watch maker National Electronics Holding acquired a luxury house in Deep… Read More>>
While the coronavirus has most of Asia’s real estate professionals working from home, the health menace hasn’t kept some of the region’s decision-makers from advancing their careers, as a former member of Goldman Sachs’ Hong Kong real estate team takes… Read More>>
China Reinsurance has completed the acquisition of a newly completed commercial property in Shanghai’s Lujiazui area for RMB 3.09 billion ($440 million), according to an announcement yesterday by Cushman & Wakefield.
The Hong Kong-listed insurer, which is controlled by mainland… Read More>>