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Australian Property Market 2018

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Industry 4.0 – the implications on Australia’s industrial and logistics real estate sector /australia/en-au/research/707/industry-4-0-the-implications-on-australias-industrial-and-logistics-real-estate-sectorIndustry 4.0 – the implications on Australia’s industrial and logistics real estate sector Automation is already changing the way we do business. And while automation isn’t new across the US and Asia, the rate of adoption has just started to accelerate in Australia.
Australia GDP Data Release 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/706/australia-gdp-data-release-1q18Australia GDP Data Release 1Q18The Australian economy expanded by a better than expected 1.0% in the March 2018 quarter, and after an upwardly revised 0.5% growth in the previous quarter.
Australia Darwin Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/699/australia-darwin-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Darwin Housing Market Overview June 2018Darwin - the worst may now have passed. The winding down of major resource construction projects has had an enormous impact on Darwin’s housing market, but the worst may now have passed
Australia Melbourne Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/700/australia-melbourne-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Melbourne Housing Market Overview June 2018Melbourne - prices will increasingly come under pressure in 2018. Strong population growth continues to support underlying dwelling demand. So far, this has alleviated supply pressure on rents and prices
Australia Sydney Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/702/australia-sydney-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Sydney Housing Market Overview June 2018Sydney - market resilience to be tested in 2018. The Sydney housing market has slowed further in recent months. While demand is still strong in prime locations, the overall market is rapidly losing momentum

 Residential Brisbane

 

 

Australia Brisbane Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/704/australia-brisbane-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Brisbane Housing Market Overview June 2018Brisbane - steadily improving fundamentals. Improving economic and labour market conditions, plus rising population growth, is strengthening the underlying fundamentals of the Brisbane residential market.
Australia Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/665/australia-brisbane-apartment-market-commentary-1q18Australia Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary 1Q18Brisbane’s apartment market is getting closer to a trough. Supply additions were very strong over 2016 and 2017, but have peaked and will fall sharply in 2018 and 2019.
Eight reasons to be positive about Brisbane's apartment market/australia/en-au/research/656/eight-reasons-to-be-positive-about-brisbanes-apartment-marketEight reasons to be positive about Brisbane's apartment marketBrisbane's apartment market has experienced more challenging market conditions over the past 12-months. Nevertheless, we believe that the worst has already passed and that there are many reasons to be positive about the market over the short-medium term.
Brisbane Housing Market Overview February 2018/australia/en-au/research/626/australia-brisbane-housing-market-overview-february-2018Brisbane Housing Market Overview February 2018Brisbane – Held back by apartment construction Economic indicators would suggest that the Brisbane detached housing market is poised to experience some healthy growth, but the weakness in the apartment market continues to hold it back.
Australia Gold Coast Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/621/australia-gold-coast-apartment-market-commentary-4q17Australia Gold Coast Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17Gold Coast apartment completions will reach a peak in 2018. To date, there appears to be no negative side effects from the increase in supply levels.

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Australia GDP Data Release 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/706/australia-gdp-data-release-1q18Australia GDP Data Release 1Q18The Australian economy expanded by a better than expected 1.0% in the March 2018 quarter, and after an upwardly revised 0.5% growth in the previous quarter.
Australia Sydney Fringe Office Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/695/australia-sydney-fringe-office-market-overview-1q18Australia Sydney Fringe Office Market Overview 1Q18Occupier demand conditions are strong.
Australia Sydney Chatswood Office Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/694/australia-sydney-chatswood-office-market-overview-1q18Australia Sydney Chatswood Office Market Overview 1Q18Occupier demand conditions were mild for 1Q18.
Australia Sydney CBD Office Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/693/australia-sydney-cbd-office-market-overview-1q18Australia Sydney CBD Office Market Overview 1Q18Occupier demand remains strong.
Australia Perth CBD Office Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/689/australia-perth-cbd-office-market-overview-1q18Australia Perth CBD Office Market Overview 1Q18Occupier demand remains driven by upgrades and centralisation.

 Retail

 

 

Australia SE Queensland Retail Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/692/australia-se-queensland-retail-market-overview-1q18Australia SE Queensland Retail Market Overview 1Q18Turnover growth was mixed between the retail categories over the 12 months to February.
Australia Perth Retail Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/691/australia-perth-retail-market-overview-1q18Australia Perth Retail Market Overview 1Q18Retail spending growth in WA has slowed further.
Australia Melbourne Retail Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/686/australia-melbourne-retail-market-overview-1q18Australia Melbourne Retail Market Overview 1Q18Retailer performance remained mixed across retail categories and locations in 1Q18.
Australia Canberra Retail Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/682/australia-canberra-retail-market-overview-1q18Australia Canberra Retail Market Overview 1Q18Retail expenditure growth is decreasing nationally.
Australia Adelaide Retail Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/677/australia-adelaide-retail-market-overview-1q18Australia Adelaide Retail Market Overview 1Q18Annualised retail spending growth in South Australia was the second strongest in Australia…

 Corporate and Occupiers

 

 

Changing the way we change/australia/en-au/research/660/changing-the-way-we-changeChanging the way we changeSustaining workplace change can be as challenging as the initial change itself. Our 3C’s framework guides you through the change journey to deliver outcomes both before and after your move to sustain and embed your workplace transformation.
Top 10 Global CRE Trends 2018/australia/en-au/research/658/top-ten-global-cre-trends-2018Top 10 Global CRE Trends 2018JLL's perspective on top 10 global CRE (Corporate Real Estate) trends in 2018.
Workplace – powered by human experience/australia/en-au/research/586/workplace-powered-by-human-experienceWorkplace – powered by human experienceHow do Australian employees feel about their workplace and explores the three key areas that you need to address to provide the best experience for your workers? Engagement, Empowerment and Fulfilment.
Are smart buildings smart for business?/australia/en-au/research/527/are-smart-buildings-smart-for-businessAre smart buildings smart for business?Smart buildings drive smart outcomes across your business – from reducing costs and increasing productivity, to enhancing the employee experience. Learn how technology is transforming the way people experience and interact in the workplace.
Top 10 Global CRE trends 2017/australia/en-au/research/519/global-trendsTop 10 Global CRE trends 2017See tomorrow's world, today JLL's perspective on top 10 global CRE (Corporate Real Estate) trends in 2017

 Hotels

 

 

Hotel Destinations Asia Pacific – October 2016/asia-pacific/en-gb/research/812/hotel-destinations-asiapacific-oct2016Hotel Destinations Asia Pacific – October 2016Hotel investment and trading performance is mixed across Asia Pacific. Get a snapshot of notable hotel trends, recent transactions, upcoming new projects on 27 hotel investment destinations Asia Pacific’s key gateway cities and tourism destinations.
Pulse: New Zealand Top Hotel Owners and Operators Survey | August 2016/australia/en-au/research/404/new-zealand-top-hotel-owners-and-operators-survey-august-2016Pulse: New Zealand Top Hotel Owners and Operators Survey | August 2016A snapshot of New Zealand hotel operators and owners
Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Highlights H1 2016/australia/en-au/research/364/jll-apac-hotel-investement-highlights-h1-2016-july-2016Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Highlights H1 2016Off-market hotel deals driving transaction volume
Pulse: Australian Top Hotel Owners and Operators Survey | June 2016/australia/en-au/research/349/australian-top-hotel-owners-and-operators-survey-june-2016Pulse: Australian Top Hotel Owners and Operators Survey | June 2016Strong markets continue to underpin growth
Hotel Destinations Asia Pacific – March 2016/asia-pacific/en-gb/research/754/hotel-destinations-asia-pacific–march-2016Hotel Destinations Asia Pacific – March 2016Providing a snapshot of notable hotel trends, recent transactions, upcoming new projects for Asia Pacific’s key gateway cities & tourism destinations.

 Industrial

 

 

Industry 4.0 – the implications on Australia’s industrial and logistics real estate sector /australia/en-au/research/707/industry-4-0-the-implications-on-australias-industrial-and-logistics-real-estate-sectorIndustry 4.0 – the implications on Australia’s industrial and logistics real estate sector Automation is already changing the way we do business. And while automation isn’t new across the US and Asia, the rate of adoption has just started to accelerate in Australia.
Australia Sydney Industrial Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/696/australia-sydney-industrial-market-overview-1q18Australia Sydney Industrial Market Overview 1Q18Leasing demand was steady over the quarter, with 137,600 sqm of gross-take up recorded.
Australia Perth Industrial Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/690/australia-perth-industrial-market-overview-1q18Australia Perth Industrial Market Overview 1Q18Leasing demand remains slow.
Australia Melbourne Industrial Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/685/australia-melbourne-industrial-market-overview-1q18Australia Melbourne Industrial Market Overview 1Q18Leasing demand was steady in 1Q18, with 148,500 sqm of gross take-up recorded.
Australia Brisbane Industrial Market Overview 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/680/australia-brisbane-industrial-market-overview-1q18Australia Brisbane Industrial Market Overview 1Q18Leasing demand increased over 1Q18.

 Residential

 

 

Australia Darwin Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/699/australia-darwin-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Darwin Housing Market Overview June 2018Darwin - the worst may now have passed. The winding down of major resource construction projects has had an enormous impact on Darwin’s housing market, but the worst may now have passed
Australia Melbourne Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/700/australia-melbourne-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Melbourne Housing Market Overview June 2018Melbourne - prices will increasingly come under pressure in 2018. Strong population growth continues to support underlying dwelling demand. So far, this has alleviated supply pressure on rents and prices
Australia Sydney Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/702/australia-sydney-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Sydney Housing Market Overview June 2018Sydney - market resilience to be tested in 2018. The Sydney housing market has slowed further in recent months. While demand is still strong in prime locations, the overall market is rapidly losing momentum
Australia Perth Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/701/australia-perth-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Perth Housing Market Overview June 2018Perth - a market searching for a rebound. The Perth housing market remains in a weak condition, but there are increasing signs of improvement on the horizon
Australia Adelaide Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/703/australia-adelaide-housing-market-overvie-june-2018Australia Adelaide Housing Market Overview June 2018Adelaide - a stable outlook for now. South Australia’s current robust economic growth bodes well for the housing market. However, low population growth remains a downside risk

 Residential Adelaide

 

 

Australia Adelaide Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/703/australia-adelaide-housing-market-overvie-june-2018Australia Adelaide Housing Market Overview June 2018Adelaide - a stable outlook for now. South Australia’s current robust economic growth bodes well for the housing market. However, low population growth remains a downside risk
Australia Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/664/australia-adelaide-apartment-market-commentary-1q18Australia Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary 1Q18The Inner Adelaide apartment market is currently enjoying a strong period of activity, with robust demand driving strong supply over the past year, while apartment prices and rents have grown strongly.
Adelaide Housing Market Overview February 2018/australia/en-au/research/625/australia-adelaide-housing-market-overview-february-2018Adelaide Housing Market Overview February 2018Adelaide – A stable outlook for now South Australia’s stable economy bodes well for the housing market. However, low population growth does provide downside risk.
Australia Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/599/australia-adelaide-apartment-market-commentary-4q17Australia Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17Apartment completions in 2017 reached 1,086, the first year that over 1,000 apartments have been completed. Strong activity is set to continue through to at least 2020…
Australia Adelaide Housing Market Overview November 2017/australia/en-au/research/592/adelaide-residential-markets-q317Australia Adelaide Housing Market Overview November 2017Adelaide residential markets approaching their cyclical peak. A solid performing South Australian economy should continue to support a stable residential market. However, low population growth does provide downside risk.

 Residential Perth

 

 

Australia Perth Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/701/australia-perth-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Perth Housing Market Overview June 2018Perth - a market searching for a rebound. The Perth housing market remains in a weak condition, but there are increasing signs of improvement on the horizon
Australia Perth Apartment Market Commentary 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/662/australia-perth-apartment-market-commentary-1q18Australia Perth Apartment Market Commentary 1Q18The Western Australian economy is slowly recovering after a post-resource boom slump, but low levels of population growth will continue to hamper the Inner Perth apartment market in 2018.
Perth Housing Market Overview February 2018/australia/en-au/research/630/australia-perth-housing-market-overview-february-2018Perth Housing Market Overview February 2018Perth – A market searching for a rebound The Perth housing market remains in a weak condition, but there are increasing signs of improvement on the horizon. The worst has passed for the Perth residential market as it edges towards stabilisation.
Australia Perth Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/619/australia-perth-apartment-market-commentary-4q17Australia Perth Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17The Western Australian economy is stabilising after a post-resource boom slump, but low levels of population growth will continue to hamper the Inner Perth apartment market in 2018.
Australia Perth Housing Market Overview November 2017/australia/en-au/research/591/perth-residential-markets-q317Australia Perth Housing Market Overview November 2017Market appears to be stabilizing after a sustained downturn. The Perth housing market is currently approaching a trough in the capital growth cycle, with rates of decline slowing.

 Residential Sydney

 

 

Australia Sydney Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/702/australia-sydney-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Sydney Housing Market Overview June 2018Sydney - market resilience to be tested in 2018. The Sydney housing market has slowed further in recent months. While demand is still strong in prime locations, the overall market is rapidly losing momentum
Australia Sydney Apartment Market Commentary 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/663/australia-sydney-apartment-market-commentary-1q18Australia Sydney Apartment Market Commentary 1Q18The Sydney apartment market is late-cycle and slowing. Lower investor demand, strong levels of new stock completions and generally softer household sentiment towards Sydney housing are all headwinds the market faces in the short-term.
Sydney Housing Market Overview February 2018/australia/en-au/research/631/australia-sydney-housing-market-overview-february-2018Sydney Housing Market Overview February 2018Sydney – Market residence to be tested in 2018 There are many signs that the Sydney housing market is now moderating. While demand is still strong in prime locations, it is clear that overall the market is starting to lose momentum and slow.
Australia Sydney Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/596/australia-sydney-apartment-market-commentary-4q17Australia Sydney Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17The Sydney apartment market continues to be tested, with capital value growth slowing as supply begins to outstrips demand. However, the Sydney market remains resilient, supported by a decade of under-supply...
Australia Sydney Housing Market Overview November 2017/australia/en-au/research/588/sydney_residential_markets_q317Australia Sydney Housing Market Overview November 2017Momentum appears to be slowing, but market remains relatively well-balanced. APRA’s measures to slow investor demand appear to be having a desired effect and there are many signs that Sydney’s housing market is now moderating.

 Residential Melbourne

 

 

Australia Melbourne Housing Market Overview June 2018/australia/en-au/research/700/australia-melbourne-housing-market-overview-june-2018Australia Melbourne Housing Market Overview June 2018Melbourne - prices will increasingly come under pressure in 2018. Strong population growth continues to support underlying dwelling demand. So far, this has alleviated supply pressure on rents and prices
Australia Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary 1Q18/australia/en-au/research/661/australia-melbourne-apartment-market-commentary-1q18Australia Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary 1Q18After reaching a supply peak in 2017, the Inner Melbourne development cycle is slowing. The number of completions is set to significantly fall over the next two years allowing some relief to those precincts where recent supply has been concentrated…
Melbourne Housing Market Overview February 2018/australia/en-au/research/629/australia-melbourne-housing-market-overview-february-2018Melbourne Housing Market Overview February 2018Melbourne – Melbourne loses its heat, but severe downturn unlikely. Policies targeting investors have dampened demand in some segments of the market.
Australia Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/598/australia-melbourne-apartment-market-commentary-4q17Australia Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17Inner-Melbourne apartment completions reached a peak in 2017. To date, negative side effects on the market have been minimal. Price growth significantly accelerated in 3Q17 and vacancy fell on an annual basis...
Australia Melbourne Housing Market Overview November 2017/australia/en-au/research/589/melbourne-residential-markets-q317Australia Melbourne Housing Market Overview November 2017Indicators reflect a cooling housing market, but no downturn. Price growth has shown signs of re-gained momentum recently in Melbourne. However, waning investor demand means a moderation in prices is likely.

 Global

 

 

Australian GDP Data Release 3Q17/australia/en-au/research/594/australia-gdp-3q17Australian GDP Data Release 3Q17State economic growth rates are broadly converging, and this is likely to translate to an increasing re-alignment of office market fundamentals nationally. ​
Australia Focus on Service Stations/australia/en-au/research/587/australia-focus-on-service-stationsAustralia Focus on Service StationsThe service station investment sector has seen significant yield compression and heightened transaction volumes over the past five years.
Workplace – powered by human experience/australia/en-au/research/586/workplace-powered-by-human-experienceWorkplace – powered by human experienceHow do Australian employees feel about their workplace and explores the three key areas that you need to address to provide the best experience for your workers? Engagement, Empowerment and Fulfilment.
Build to rent residential: Australia's missing sector/australia/en-au/research/558/build-to-rent-residential-australias-missing-sectorBuild to rent residential: Australia's missing sectorDespite the challenges that have prevented ‘build to rent residential’ developing as an institutional investment class in Australia, we believe there are powerful factors that are likely to drive its emergence locally over the next decade.
Australian GDP Data Release 2Q17/australia/en-au/research/553/gdp-data-release-2q17Australian GDP Data Release 2Q17The Australian economy posted strong growth of 0.8% q-q in 2Q17, after weather conditions had an impact on exports and construction in 1Q17.