China

Shanghai to expand global presence for real estate investment

Shanghai, the commercial and financial centre of China, is on track to become part of the “Big Seven” group of Established World Cities before the end of the decade.

What the reshaping of Beijing’s CBD means for investors

Beijing’s central business district is on the fast track to becoming a world-class office market.

China’s 2017 outbound real estate investment to match or exceed 2016

Even as China tightens its reins on capital outflow, the country’s 2017 outbound investment into commercial properties is projected to at least match the US$30 billion recorded last year.

Emerging cities drive logistics growth in China

A ‘perfect storm’ around demand and supply is ensuring that, for the best returns, emerging cities will continue to lead the way in China’s logistics market.

Are REITS the next big thing in China?

Currently, only Japan, Hong Kong, and Singapore having established REIT markets with legal and procedural barriers so far preventing China from launching true REIT products.

Chinese capital moves towards domestic residential projects

Despite property buying curbs, buyers’ appetite in the country remains unabated.