Singapore’s Mercatus Co-operative will head Down Under to make its first acquisition outside the city-state, joining forces with Dexus, Australia’s biggest office landlord, to buy a 33.3 percent stake in a well-known Sydney commercial tower for A$375 million ($288.1 million).
Ascendas REIT has added a fifth Australian office park asset to its portfolio, as the Singapore-listed trust bets on continued demand for suburban commercial assets in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Things are heating up as the Australian summer approaches, with China’s sovereign wealth fund paying A$925 million ($674 million) to purchase a 50 percent stake in Sydney’s Grosvenor Place office tower in 2020’s biggest commercial property deal Down Under.
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A Hong Kong land sale leads today’s real estate news from around the region, with a trio of local developers teaming up with Shenzhen’s China Merchants Land to purchase the last phase in the MTR’s Lohas Park project.
Singapore’s Ascendas REIT is picking up an office project in suburban Sydney, marking the second acquisition by an SGX-listed trust in the Macquarie Park area in less than a week.
The REIT managed by Singapore’s CapitaLand has agreed to purchase… Read More>>
The manager of Singapore’s Keppel REIT announced today that it has agreed to acquire an office building in suburban Sydney for S$306 million ($223 million), adding a sixth Australian commercial asset to its portfolio.
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The latest investment in Australia by a Singapore-listed fund leads today’s collection of real estate headlines here on Mingtiandi, as Ascendas REIT adds a new logistics project to its Aussie portfolio.
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In April 2020, the redeveloped David Jones Elizabeth Street flagship store in Sydney, Australia, opened to the public. Here, Terence Seah, Head of Benoy’s Singapore Studio, considers the history and significance of this iconic building, and explains how Benoy has… Read More>>
A Softbank-backed hotel platform leads the way in Mingtiandi’s roundup of Asia real estate headlines today with a report that the Indian firm plans to cut 60 percent of its workforce in China.
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SC Capital Partners has purchased an office building in North Sydney from BlackRock for A$127 million ($83 million), as the Singapore-based private equity shop adds another Aussie asset to its portfolio.
Thai financier Suchad Chiaranussati’s firm said that it had… Read More>>