Asian cross-border commercial real estate (CRE) investment in Q1 2015, at $8.6 billion, constituted the strongest recorded Q1 outbound performance since major Asian outflows began.
Tokyo cemented its lead as the top destination in the APAC region for market entries by international retailers, as cities in Asia Pacific saw 464 new retail entrants in 2014.
Economic growth in Asia Pacific will remain ahead of the world average in the coming years.
Legislation by the Indian government which increased the limit to USD 125,000 per financial year from USD 75,000 is boosting demand for student property in the UK.
Office leasing momentum generally remained steady across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region in Q3, 2014.
India has relaxed its rules on overseas investment in construction, which is expected to give a huge boost to property development in the country.
Piramal Enterprises Limited, one of India's largest diversified companies, will invest in India's residential property market.
Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte. is joining Ascendas Pte. to invest as much as S$600 million in commercial property in India, according to a company announcement.
India's malls are struggling amid weak consumer sentiment and poor planning, with up to 80 per cent of retail space lying vacant in more than 250 shopping centers that have opened in the country over the past couple of years, according to a survey.
India's hotel industry is facing several challenges in the year ahead amid a wave of new property openings and a weak economic backdrop, analysts say.
According to STR Global, India's hotel industry has reported year-to-date decreases in the three key performance metrics.
Cautious expansion plans in India's information technology (IT) and technology enabled services (TeS) sector have caused office absorption in the country to fall by 21 percent.