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Vietnam Top Global Outsource Market as Chinese Labor Cost Rise

Vietnam Top Global Outsource Market as Chinese Labor Cost Rise

Vietnam has been revealed as the world's top outsourcing location for the first time, according to new research from global real estate adviser Cushman & Wakefield. Read More »


Tokyo Top Target Property Investment Market by Asians in 2015

Tokyo Top Target Property Investment Market by Asians in 2015

Asian intentions to invest in commercial property assets will remain strong this year with Tokyo being the most active market in 2015. Read More »

Asians Top Foreign Commercial Investors in Canada and U.S.

Asians Top Foreign Commercial Investors in Canada and U.S.

International investment in commercial real estate is dominated by Asian interests in both Canada and the U.S. Read More »

Asia Property Investment to Moderate, Yet Remain Strong in 2015

Asia Property Investment to Moderate, Yet Remain Strong in 2015

Despite a slowing Asian economy, commercial property investing in the region is expected to remain strong in 2015 as appetite for prime core assets rises. Read More »


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Golf Club In South of England for Sale

Golf Club In South of England for Sale

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Last Updated March 20, 2015 10:21 AM ET

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According to Cushman & Wakefield, the U.S. has overtaken China to become the world's largest real estate investment market.

London's West End is the world's most expensive office market for the third consecutive year, retaining its title ahead of runner-up Hong Kong.

With weakening global currencies, fewer Latin American and European buyers are investing in Miami condos, but Asian and domestic buyers are helping fill the gap.

According to CBRE, Asian investment in European hotels will reach US$22.7 billion in 2015, fueled by the liberalization of domestic controls governing outbound investment.

While Chinese investors continue to pour billions of dollars into U.S. real estate assets that appreciate in value each month, things back home in China are a little different.

Economic growth in Asia Pacific will remain ahead of the world average in the coming years.

According to CBRE, Canada is the unrivaled global investor in U.S. real estate with nearly $10 billion of direct investments in 2014, ahead of Norway, China, Japan and Germany.

Nearly US$3 trillion of the world's private wealth is held in owner-occupied residential properties.

CBRE Asia is predicting that domestic and Asia-regional firms will drive leasing markets in APAC in 2015.

Today, International real estate consultancy Savills announced that it has concluded the land sale of 75 Peak Road at HK$5.1 billion ($654 million USD)

According to a new report by CBRE Asia, 2015 looks to see continued demand for modern warehousing and logistics space in most markets in APAC region.

Li Ka-shing, Hong Kong's richest man for the past seventeen consecutive years with a reputed personal wealth of $33 billion, surprised analysts at the start of 2015 by announcing the restructuring of his vast business empire.

According to CBRE, cross-border real estate investment surge 125% quarter-on-quarter in Q4, 2014 to US$10.2 billion.

According to property consultancy Knight Frank, office space in Hong Kong is more than twice as expensive as prime commercial property in any other global city.

Global direct commercial real estate investment transaction volumes hit a new record high in the final quarter of 2014.

Asia continues to dominate the world's most expensive office locations, accounting for seven of the top ten markets.

London's West End remained the world's highest-priced office market, but Asia continued to dominate the world's most expensive office locations.

Hong Kong-based developer Swire Properties announced the topping off of its east block tower, the first of six buildings under construction at Brickell City Centre.


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