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 All

 

 

Future proofing your asset to attract new tenants/australia/en-au/research/419/future-proofing-your-asset-to-attract-new-tenantsFuture proofing your asset to attract new tenantsA guide for building owners.
JLL Centre Managers Survey September 2016/australia/en-au/research/418/jll-centre-managers-survey-september-2016JLL Centre Managers Survey September 2016Results from the August 2016 survey revealed a challenging 12 months ahead for retail centres, with some centre managers looking to reposition their centres in the face of strong competition.
GDP 2Q16: 100 Quarters without Recession/australia/en-au/research/417/gdp-2q16-100-quarters-without-recessionGDP 2Q16: 100 Quarters without RecessionAustralia has gone 100 quarters, or 25 years, without a technical recession. This is a reminder of the nation’s economic resilience during a time of global volatility.
The Retail Index 2Q 2016/asia-pacific/en-gb/research/792/the-retail-index-2q-2016The Retail Index 2Q 2016F&B remains in the 'spotlight'
The Office Index 2Q 2016/asia-pacific/en-gb/research/793/the-office-index-2q-2016The Office Index 2Q 2016Asia Pacific leasing volumes down overall; select markets performed well

 Residential Brisbane

 

 

Re-balancing the Queensland Economy July 2016/australia/en-au/research/368/re-balancing-the-queensland-economy-july-2016Re-balancing the Queensland Economy July 2016Our latest white paper titled, Re-Balancing the Queensland Economy looks at the drivers of the Queensland economy and their implications for commercial real estate in 2016 and beyond.
JLL Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary July 2016/australia/en-au/research/362/brisbane-apartment-market-commentary-july-2016JLL Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary July 2016Approximately 15,200 apartments are under construction and are expected to complete over 2016-2021 within Inner Brisbane.
JLL Gold Coast Apartment Market Commentary July 2016/australia/en-au/research/363/jll-residential-commentary-gold-coast-apartment-market-july-2016JLL Gold Coast Apartment Market Commentary July 2016Approximately 5,600 apartments are under construction and are expected to complete over 2016-2020 within the Gold Coast Central, Broadwater and Coastal Fringe precincts of the Gold Coast.
JLL Brisbane Residential Report July 2016/australia/en-au/research/391/jll-brisbane-residential-report-july-2016JLL Brisbane Residential Report July 2016Brisbane median prices at the end of June were $525,000 for houses and $390,000 for apartments. The median house price grew 6.1% y-y and 2.7% y-y for apartments.
JLL National Residential Report – July 2016/australia/en-au/research/369/jll-national-residential-report-july-016JLL National Residential Report – July 2016Across the combined national capital cities in the year to June 2016, median dwelling prices increased particularly in Sydney and Melbourne. Perth was the exception with median price reductions.

 Office

 

 

Future proofing your asset to attract new tenants/australia/en-au/research/419/future-proofing-your-asset-to-attract-new-tenantsFuture proofing your asset to attract new tenantsA guide for building owners.
Re-balancing the Queensland Economy July 2016/australia/en-au/research/368/re-balancing-the-queensland-economy-july-2016Re-balancing the Queensland Economy July 2016Our latest white paper titled, Re-Balancing the Queensland Economy looks at the drivers of the Queensland economy and their implications for commercial real estate in 2016 and beyond.
JLL Brisbane CBD Office Market Overview 2Q16/australia/en-au/research/372/jll-brisbane-cbd-office-market-overview-2q16JLL Brisbane CBD Office Market Overview 2Q16Brisbane CBD recorded positive net absorption of 27,400 sqm, the highest result since 3Q11. Over the past 12 months, the CBD has totalled a positive net absorption of 46,900 sqm.
JLL Melbourne CBD Office Market Overview 2Q16/australia/en-au/research/374/jll-melbbourne-cbd-office-market-overview-2q16JLL Melbourne CBD Office Market Overview 2Q16Melbourne CBD entered its ninth consecutive quarter of positive net absorption in 2Q16, and the highest net absorption since 3Q09.
JLL Perth CBD Office Market Overview 2Q16/australia/en-au/research/375/jll-perth-cbd-office-market-overview-2q16JLL Perth CBD Office Market Overview 2Q16The vacancy rate for 2Q16 was 24.6%, reflecting a quarterly increase of 0.1 percentage points. The Perth CBD continues to have the highest vacancy rate in Australia.

 Retail

 

 

JLL Centre Managers Survey September 2016/australia/en-au/research/418/jll-centre-managers-survey-september-2016JLL Centre Managers Survey September 2016Results from the August 2016 survey revealed a challenging 12 months ahead for retail centres, with some centre managers looking to reposition their centres in the face of strong competition.
Re-balancing the Queensland Economy July 2016/australia/en-au/research/368/re-balancing-the-queensland-economy-july-2016Re-balancing the Queensland Economy July 2016Our latest white paper titled, Re-Balancing the Queensland Economy looks at the drivers of the Queensland economy and their implications for commercial real estate in 2016 and beyond.
JLL Adelaide Retail Market Overview 2Q16/australia/en-au/research/388/jll-adelaide-retail-market-overview-2q16JLL Adelaide Retail Market Overview 2Q16Retail spending in South Australia has continued to be positive in 2016 after strong growth in 2015. As at May 2016, retail turnover increased 3.7% year-on-year in SA, just below the national average of 4.0%.
JLL Canberra Retail Market Overview 2Q16/australia/en-au/research/409/jll-canberra-retail-market-overview-2q16JLL Canberra Retail Market Overview 2Q16JLL Research conducted its latest retail vacancy study in June 2016. The findings suggest that the average headline vacancy rate in Canberra in 1H16 was 3.2%, decreasing by 0.8 percentage points from 4.0% in 2H15.
JLL Melbourne Retail Market Overview 2Q16/australia/en-au/research/410/jll-melbourne-retail-market-overview-2q16JLL Melbourne Retail Market Overview 2Q16Retail spending is growing at a rate of 5.1% year-on-year in Victoria, as per May 2016 data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, tracking above the national average of 4.0% (year-on-year).

 Corporate and occupiers

 

 

Corporate Real Estate at a Crossroads: Cost vs Value. Australian Corporate Real Estate Trends 2013/australia/en-au/research/145/corporate-real-estate-at-a-crossroads-cost-vs-value-australian-corporate-real-estate-trends-2013Corporate Real Estate at a Crossroads: Cost vs Value. Australian Corporate Real Estate Trends 2013
Perspectives on Productivity #2: from the Boardroom/australia/en-au/research/229/perspectives-from-the-boardroomPerspectives on Productivity #2: from the BoardroomDiscover what 135 board members felt were the key drivers of productivity across Australian businesses.
Assessing the long-term potential of Macquarie Park/australia/en-au/research/333/assessing-the-long-term-potential-of-macquarie-parkAssessing the long-term potential of Macquarie ParkNew development activity has resulted in the Macquarie Park office market increasing from 135,800 sqm in 2000 to 723,500 sqm in 2015.
The Legal Sector Workplace: Change is Coming?/australia/en-au/research/237/the-legal-sector-workplaceThe Legal Sector Workplace: Change is Coming?In this paper, JLL considers the options law firms have available to them to drive efficiency in their real estate portfolio as well as productivity of their people and organisation.
Mind the Data Gap: Aspiration vs reality in Corporate Real Estate/australia/en-au/research/267/mind_the_data_gap_real_estateMind the Data Gap: Aspiration vs reality in Corporate Real EstateA Forrester Consulting Thought Leadership Paper, Commissioned by JLL.

 Hotels

 

 

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.
Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Highlights H2 2015/asia-pacific/en-gb/research/737/asia-pacific-hotel-investment-highlights-h2-2015Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Highlights H2 2015Strong finish achieves annual volume of over $9 billion

 Industrial

 

 

Re-balancing the Queensland Economy July 2016/australia/en-au/research/368/re-balancing-the-queensland-economy-july-2016Re-balancing the Queensland Economy July 2016Our latest white paper titled, Re-Balancing the Queensland Economy looks at the drivers of the Queensland economy and their implications for commercial real estate in 2016 and beyond.
JLL Adelaide Industrial Market Overview 2Q16/australia/en-au/research/396/jll-adelaide-industrial-market-overview-2q16JLL Adelaide Industrial Market Overview 2Q16There were no major tenant moves recorded in 2Q16, reflective of the ongoing subdued demand environment for occupiers with large space requirements.
JLL Brisbane Industrial Market Overview 2Q16/australia/en-au/research/397/jll-brisbane-industrial-market-overview-2q16JLL Brisbane Industrial Market Overview 2Q16Demand over the past three quarters has slowed significantly with gross take-up (≥ 3,000 sqm) of 16,900 sqm recorded over 2Q16 following 54,300 sqm in 1Q16.
JLL Melbourne Industrial Market Overview 2Q16/australia/en-au/research/398/jll-melbourne-industrial-market-overview-2q16JLL Melbourne Industrial Market Overview 2Q16Leasing activity weakened in 2Q16, with 160,600 sqm of gross takeup recorded. 2Q16 gross take-up underperformed compared to figures Q2 figures of recent years but was slightly above the five-year average.
JLL Perth Industrial Market Overview 2Q16/australia/en-au/research/399/jll-perth-industrial-market-overview-2q16JLL Perth Industrial Market Overview 2Q16Take-up in 2Q16 decreased from the volumes recorded in the March quarter, as leasing enquiry for existing facilities remains slow, and finalising leasing deals remains a lengthy process.

 Residential

 

 

Re-balancing the Queensland Economy July 2016/australia/en-au/research/368/re-balancing-the-queensland-economy-july-2016Re-balancing the Queensland Economy July 2016Our latest white paper titled, Re-Balancing the Queensland Economy looks at the drivers of the Queensland economy and their implications for commercial real estate in 2016 and beyond.
JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary July 2016/australia/en-au/research/401/jll-sydney-apartment-market-commentary-july-2016JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary July 2016The Sydney apartment market is reverting back to ‘normal’ levels of activity, based on slowing sales volumes and rent growth.
JLL Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary July 2016/australia/en-au/research/362/brisbane-apartment-market-commentary-july-2016JLL Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary July 2016Approximately 15,200 apartments are under construction and are expected to complete over 2016-2021 within Inner Brisbane.
JLL Gold Coast Apartment Market Commentary July 2016/australia/en-au/research/363/jll-residential-commentary-gold-coast-apartment-market-july-2016JLL Gold Coast Apartment Market Commentary July 2016Approximately 5,600 apartments are under construction and are expected to complete over 2016-2020 within the Gold Coast Central, Broadwater and Coastal Fringe precincts of the Gold Coast.
JLL Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary July 2016/australia/en-au/research/365/jll-melbourne-apartment-market-commentary-july-2016JLL Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary July 2016Apartment construction is now becoming more prevalent in areas outside of Melbourne City as developers stretch their geographic focus.

 Residential Adelaide

 

 

JLL National Residential Report – July 2016/australia/en-au/research/369/jll-national-residential-report-july-016JLL National Residential Report – July 2016Across the combined national capital cities in the year to June 2016, median dwelling prices increased particularly in Sydney and Melbourne. Perth was the exception with median price reductions.
JLL Adelaide Residential Market Report July 2016/australia/en-au/research/406/jll-adelaide-residential-market-report-july-2016JLL Adelaide Residential Market Report July 2016Adelaide median prices at the end of June were $450,000 for houses and $345,000 for apartments. The median price grew 2.2% y-y for houses and 1.7% for apartments.
Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary July 2016/australia/en-au/research/366/adelaide-apartment-market-commentary-july-2016Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary July 2016Development is set to continue with major projects in the pipeline in the CBD and an emerging inner suburban market, taking advantage of new zoning that allows for increased development heights and densities.
JLL Adelaide Residential Market Report April 2016/australia/en-au/research/343/jll-adelaide-residential-market-report-april-2016JLL Adelaide Residential Market Report April 2016Metropolitan Adelaide median house prices continue to grow at a slow but steady pace, with a median house price of $443,500 at the end of March. The median price has grown 2.2% q-q to March, 3.3% y-y.
Residential Commentary - Adelaide Apartment Market March 2016/australia/en-au/research/335/adelaide-apartment-market-march-2016Residential Commentary - Adelaide Apartment Market March 2016The Adelaide apartment market is undergoing considerable growth, particularly in the CBD where around 350 apartments completed in 2015 and a further 1,350 apartments are expected to complete over the two years to December 2017.

 Residential Perth

 

 

JLL Perth Apartment Market Commentary July 2016/australia/en-au/research/367/jll-perth-apartment-market-commentary-july-2016JLL Perth Apartment Market Commentary July 2016Perth CBD, East Perth and the Inner South are the most active regions for proposed projects. The number of new approvals has fallen in the past year but the pipeline of potential projects is still large.
JLL National Residential Report – July 2016/australia/en-au/research/369/jll-national-residential-report-july-016JLL National Residential Report – July 2016Across the combined national capital cities in the year to June 2016, median dwelling prices increased particularly in Sydney and Melbourne. Perth was the exception with median price reductions.
JLL Perth Residential Report July 2016/australia/en-au/research/405/jll-perth-residential-report-july-2016JLL Perth Residential Report July 2016Perth median prices at the end of June were $521,400 for houses and $405,000 for apartments. The median price fell 4.6% y-y for houses and 5.5% for apartments.
JLL Perth Residential Market Report April 2016/australia/en-au/research/346/jll-perth-residential-market-report-april-2016JLL Perth Residential Market Report April 2016Perth median house prices continue to weaken, with a median house price of $510,000 at the end of March. The median price fell 1.0% q-q to March, 2.0% y-y.
Residential Commentary - Perth Apartment Market March 2016/australia/en-au/research/338/perth-apartment-market-indicators-march-2016Residential Commentary - Perth Apartment Market March 2016The Greater Perth apartment market has attracted considerable interest from local and offshore developers.

 Residential Sydney

 

 

JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary July 2016/australia/en-au/research/401/jll-sydney-apartment-market-commentary-july-2016JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary July 2016The Sydney apartment market is reverting back to ‘normal’ levels of activity, based on slowing sales volumes and rent growth.
JLL Sydney Residential Report July 2016/australia/en-au/research/402/jll-sydney-residential-report-july-2016JLL Sydney Residential Report July 2016The pace of Sydney house price growth was easing until March, but it accelerated again in the June quarter, driven by supply constraints. The median house price was $881,800 at the end of June and has grown 6.7% q-q to June and 11.0% y-y.
JLL National Residential Report – July 2016/australia/en-au/research/369/jll-national-residential-report-july-016JLL National Residential Report – July 2016Across the combined national capital cities in the year to June 2016, median dwelling prices increased particularly in Sydney and Melbourne. Perth was the exception with median price reductions.
JLL Sydney Residential Market Report April 2016/australia/en-au/research/347/jll-sydney-residential-market-report-april-2016JLL Sydney Residential Market Report April 2016Sydney house price growth has eased after three strong years, with a house median price of $805,000 at the end of March. The median price has grown 2.3% q-q to March, 7.5% y-y.
Residential Commentary – Sydney Apartment Market March 2016/australia/en-au/research/339/sydney-apartment-market-indicators-march-2016Residential Commentary – Sydney Apartment Market March 2016In the Inner Ring alone, 45,800 units could be built by 2020, with supply peaking over 2017 – 2018. Beyond that the pipeline is less certain as only a small share currently have development approval

 Residential Melbourne

 

 

JLL Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary July 2016/australia/en-au/research/365/jll-melbourne-apartment-market-commentary-july-2016JLL Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary July 2016Apartment construction is now becoming more prevalent in areas outside of Melbourne City as developers stretch their geographic focus.
JLL Melbourne Residential Report July 2016/australia/en-au/research/392/jll-melbourne-residential-report-july-2016JLL Melbourne Residential Report July 2016Melbourne median prices at the end of June were $640,000 for houses and $495,000 for apartments. The median house price increased by 12.2% y-y whilst the median unit price increased by 6.1% y-y.
JLL National Residential Report – July 2016/australia/en-au/research/369/jll-national-residential-report-july-016JLL National Residential Report – July 2016Across the combined national capital cities in the year to June 2016, median dwelling prices increased particularly in Sydney and Melbourne. Perth was the exception with median price reductions.
JLL Melbourne Residential Market Report April 2016/australia/en-au/research/345/jll-melbourne-residential-market-report-april-2016JLL Melbourne Residential Market Report April 2016Melbourne house price growth continues to be strong, with a median house price of $610,000 at the end of March. The median price has grown 2.5% q-q to March, 10.7% y-y.
Residential Commentary – Melbourne Apartment Market March 2016/australia/en-au/research/337/melbourne-apartment-market-indicators-march-2016Residential Commentary – Melbourne Apartment Market March 2016Inner Melbourne1 has approximately 13,675 apartments currently under construction with an additional 10,349 apartments currently marketed and are expected to complete over 2016-2020.

 Global

 

 

Hotel Investment Highlights H1 2015/australia/en-au/research/284/jll-hih-october-2015Hotel Investment Highlights H1 2015Trophy asset sales encourage yet another record year.
Australian Office Investment Review and Outlook 2015/australia/en-au/research/265/office-investment-review-2015Australian Office Investment Review and Outlook 2015Transaction volumes reached an all-time record high in 2014; reaching $17.1 billion. Strong investment activity was recorded in the Sydney and Melbourne CBDs, with yields moving below 6.00% in these two markets.
Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Highlights/australia/en-au/research/231/jll-asia-pacific-hotel-investment-highlghts-october-2014Asia Pacific Hotel Investment HighlightsTransaction volumes in Asia Pacific's hotel investment market hit US$3.9 billion in the first half of 2014.
Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Highlights - March 2014/australia/en-au/research/211/asia_pacific_hotel_investment_highlights_march_2014Asia Pacific Hotel Investment Highlights - March 20142013 hotel transaction volume, highest since 2007
Global Growth Accelerating, September 2013/australia/en-au/research/157/pulse-global-growth-accelerating-september-2013Global Growth Accelerating, September 2013