The Future of Green Buildings in Asia-Pacific
Sustainable building is becoming much more than a ‘nice-to-have’ label for new developments in Asia Pacific; it’s rising up the agenda in terms of how buildings are designed and run to help cities keep pace with the pressures resulting from rising urbanization.
Retail Developers Putting Greater Focus on Success of Existing Centres
Despite buoyant demand from retailers, no new large prime retail development projects has been announced in downtown Bangkok this year.
Steady Outlook as Asia Pacific Q3 Transaction Volumes Up
For the first nine months of 2016, regional transaction volumes totalled US$86.6 billion, little change compared with the same period of 2015. Transaction volumes in the three months ending September reached US$33.1 billion
Asia’s Hotels Gear Up for the Business Travel Boom
Most of the growth in business travel in Asia is fuelled from within the Asian region. And that’s driving decision-making for both local and international hotel chains keen to cater for this fast-growing sector.
JLL Appointed to Handle Sale of Royal Phuket Marina
One of Phuket’s landmark developments, Royal Phuket Marina, has been placed on the market. As exclusive advisor, JLL will handle the sale through an expression of interest campaign closing September 2016.
Thailand Ranks 38th in Global Real Estate Transparency Index 2016
The country has seen continued improvement in transparency scores over the past decade.
Brexit: APAC’s Winners and Losers in Real Estate
Real estate investment deal flow may slow but Asia Pacific markets may become more competitive
Land and Buildings Tax Should Have More Positive Than Negative Impact
The new tax policy should promote a more efficient use of land and real estate and thus benefit the country’s property industry in the long run.
JLL Named a Top Attractor Company by LinkedIn
The 433+ million members of LinkedIn have voted with their actions and selected JLL (NYSE:JLL) as one of the top companies in the world at attracting and keeping top talent.
Non-Prime Grade Office Buildings Must Boost Competitiveness
As more and more occupiers choose to relocate to new, higher-quality office buildings, owners of older non-prime grade buildings are choosing to adopt different strategies to ensure competitiveness and retain tenants.
Bangkok 18th Most Attractive Destination for international retailers
Bangkok ranks eighteenth in terms of international retailer attractiveness, just ahead of Las Vegas, says The Destination Retail 2016, a new report from real estate consultant JLL. The report also reveals that Asia boasts five out of the ten most appealing destinations for international retailers globally.
Strong Demand for Office Space in New Projects
New office development projects in Bangkok slated to open later this year are experiencing strong pre-commitment levels. Healthy demand in new projects is being driven by large occupiers seeking to expand their office footprint, but being faced with limited options in existing buildings that are either fully or nearly fully occupied.
JLL Voted Thailand’s Number One Overall Real Estate Advisor
JLL was named Thailand’s Number One Overall Real Estate Adviser in Euromoney Real Estate Survey 2016. This is the sixth consecutive year the firm has been honoured with this prestigious real estate award.
Rising Need for Public Space in Asian Cities
There are ambitious development projects underway in Bangkok but they are not retail, commercial nor residential in nature -- instead, they are open, green public spaces. A similar picture is seen across Asia.
Technology and its Deep Impact on Real Estate
Technological advances have always brought changes to the real estate industry. The fast-growing trend of owners, investors and occupants or end users selling, buying or renting real estate online exemplifies the case.
Asia Benefitting from China’s Growing Travel Bug
China’s residents are travelling overseas in record numbers despite slowing economic growth at home – and this is helping to boost retail and hotel sectors in Asia.
Industrial Revolution 4.0: The Impact on Real Estate in Southeast Asia
Find out how the Fourth Industrial Revolution will impact the real estate sector in Southeast Asia.
Phuket’s West Sands Resort Attracts Strong Investor Interest
Investors from Singapore, Hong Kong and Mainland China show the strongest interest.
Office Rents Soften in most Southeast Asian Cities
Office rentals in most Southeast Asian cities declined in the final quarter of 2015 in line with an economic slowdown across the ASEAN region. The Bangkok office market registered strongest growth.
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