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 All

 

 

Australian Office Investment Review & Outlook 2018/australia/en-au/research/659/australian-office-investment-review-outlook-2018Australian Office Investment Review & Outlook 2018Following a record 2017 for investment, it's more important than ever to understand what's driving the office investment market and why. Our report covers core factors that are yielding influence, nationally and by each state.
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.
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.
Australian Shopping Centre Investment Review & Outlook 2018 /australia/en-au/research/655/australian-shopping-centre-investment-review-outlook-2018Australian Shopping Centre Investment Review & Outlook 2018 Retail investment activity in 2017 was the second highest on record at AUD 8.8 billion. 2018 is likely to be another strong year, with multiple major transactions in play.
Retail Centre Managers' Survey April 2018/australia/en-au/research/654/retail-centre-managers-survey-april-2018Retail Centre Managers' Survey April 2018Conditions remain challenging but some positive signs are emerging.

 Residential Brisbane

 

 

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.
Australia Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/597/australia-brisbane-apartment-market-commentary-4q17Australia Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary 4Q17A sharp decline in apartment completions will begin following large amounts of supply entering the rental market during 2017. Market fundamentals are expected to remain difficult in the short to medium term...
Australia Brisbane Housing Market Overview November 2017/australia/en-au/research/590/brisbane-residential-markets-q317Australia Brisbane Housing Market Overview November 2017Detached house market steady, while apartment market weak. Brisbane detached housing market missed the boom seen in Sydney and Melbourne, but is being held back by weak apartment market struggling to absorb large levels of construction.

 Office

 

 

Australian Office Investment Review & Outlook 2018/australia/en-au/research/659/australian-office-investment-review-outlook-2018Australian Office Investment Review & Outlook 2018Following a record 2017 for investment, it's more important than ever to understand what's driving the office investment market and why. Our report covers core factors that are yielding influence, nationally and by each state.
Australia Sydney CBD Office Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/636/australia-sydney-cbd-office-market-overview-4q17Australia Sydney CBD Office Market Overview 4Q17Demand for office space was dominated by professional services who contributed 32% to gross take-up.
Australia Perth CBD Office Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/637/australia-perth-cbd-office-market-overview-4q17Australia Perth CBD Office Market Overview 4Q17Occupier demand remains driven by upgrades and centralisations in the Perth CBD office market.
Australia Melbourne CBD Office Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/640/australia-melbourne-cbd-office-market-overview-4q17Australia Melbourne CBD Office Market Overview 4Q17Net absorption rebounded over 4Q17 to 29,375 sqm, after a subdued 3Q17 result (5,700 sqm).
Australia Canberra Office Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/641/australia-canberra-office-market-overview-4q17Australia Canberra Office Market Overview 4Q17Year-to-date net absorption in the Canberra office market totals negative 22,100 sqm.

 Retail

 

 

Australian Shopping Centre Investment Review & Outlook 2018 /australia/en-au/research/655/australian-shopping-centre-investment-review-outlook-2018Australian Shopping Centre Investment Review & Outlook 2018 Retail investment activity in 2017 was the second highest on record at AUD 8.8 billion. 2018 is likely to be another strong year, with multiple major transactions in play.
Retail Centre Managers' Survey April 2018/australia/en-au/research/654/retail-centre-managers-survey-april-2018Retail Centre Managers' Survey April 2018Conditions remain challenging but some positive signs are emerging.
Adelaide Retail Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/612/adelaide-retail-market-overview-4q17Adelaide Retail Market Overview 4Q17Annualised retail spending growth in South Australia was the strongest in Australia in November 2017.
South East Queensland Retail Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/613/south-east-queensland-retail-market-overview-4q17South East Queensland Retail Market Overview 4Q17Demand from retailers was mixed in 4Q17. Food retailing had the strongest retail turnover with growth of 3.3% (y-o-y).
Melbourne Retail Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/614/melbourne-retail-market-overview-4q17Melbourne Retail Market Overview 4Q17Retail spending increased 3.8% year-on-year (y-o-y), aligned with South Australia as Australia’s strongest performing markets.

 Corporate and Occupiers

 

 

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
Australian Office Investment Review and Outlook April 2017/australia/en-au/research/503/australian-office-investment-review-and-outlook-2017Australian Office Investment Review and Outlook April 2017JLL’s annual Australian Office Investment Review & Outlook highlights the key trends impacting office investment decisions 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

 

 

An Assessment of Sydney’s Industrial Land Supply/australia/en-au/research/624/sydney-industrial-land-supplyAn Assessment of Sydney’s Industrial Land SupplyIn this report we explore how the shortage of developable land is impacting location strategies, and what this means for you – investors and occupiers navigating this changing market.
Adelaide Industrial Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/611/adelaide-industrial-market-overview-4q17Adelaide Industrial Market Overview 4Q17Occupier demand improved over the December quarter. Gross take-up totalled 79,200 sqm.
Brisbane Industrial Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/607/brisbane-industrial-market-overview-4q17Brisbane Industrial Market Overview 4Q17Leasing demand weakened over 4Q17. Gross take-up totalled 72,756 sqm over the December quarter.
Perth Industrial Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/609/perth-industrial-market-overview-4q17Perth Industrial Market Overview 4Q17Leasing demand remains slow. Gross take-up decreased from the previous quarter, totalling 14,500 sqm over the December quarter.
Sydney Industrial Market Overview 4Q17/australia/en-au/research/610/sydney-industrial-market-overview-4q17Sydney Industrial Market Overview 4Q17Year-to-date (YTD) gross take-up activity was strong this quarter, with 229,652 sqm recorded.

 Residential

 

 

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.
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.
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.
Canberra Housing Market Overview February 2018/australia/en-au/research/627/australia-canberra-housing-market-overview-february-2018Canberra Housing Market Overview February 2018Canberra – The growth story continues. Overall market balance in the Canberra housing market remains healthy, despite recent strong levels of completions, particularly in units.
Darwin Housing Market Overview February 2018/australia/en-au/research/628/australia-darwin-housing-market-overview-february-2018Darwin Housing Market Overview February 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 have now passed.

 Residential Adelaide

 

 

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.
JLL Australia Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary 3Q17/australia/en-au/research/560/jll-australia-adelaide-apartment-market-commentary-3q17JLL Australia Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary 3Q172019 is set to be a landmark year for the Adelaide apartment market, with potentially up to 2,300 apartments due to complete across Inner Adelaide.
JLL Australia Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary 2Q17/australia/en-au/research/544/jll-adelaide-apartment-market-commentary-2q17JLL Australia Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary 2Q17The Adelaide apartment market supply pipeline is building towards a likely 2019 peak, with near-term demand likely to be boosted by a host of public sector incentives.

 Residential Perth

 

 

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.
JLL Australia Perth Apartment Market Commentary 3Q17/australia/en-au/research/584/jll-australia-perth-apartment-market-commentary-3q17JLL Australia Perth Apartment Market Commentary 3Q17The Perth apartment market is heading closer to a trough, with sales prices and rents experiencing slight declines.
JLL Australia Perth Apartment Market Commentary 2Q17/australia/en-au/research/547/jll-perth-apartment-market-commentary-2q17JLL Australia Perth Apartment Market Commentary 2Q17The Inner Perth apartment market is showing signs that it is approaching a trough in the current cycle, with sales prices and rents remaining unchanged from the previous quarter.

 Residential Sydney

 

 

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.
JLL Australia Sydney Apartment Market Commentary 3Q17/australia/en-au/research/564/jll-australia-sydney-apartment-market-commentary-3q17JLL Australia Sydney Apartment Market Commentary 3Q17The Sydney apartment market remains resilient, with capital values and rents continuing to grow.
JLL Australia Sydney Apartment Market Commentary 2Q17/australia/en-au/research/548/jll-sydney-apartment-market-commentary-2q17JLL Australia Sydney Apartment Market Commentary 2Q17There has been a slowdown in the residential sector nationally. However, Sydney apartment market remains resilient for the time-being, with positive capital value growth and rental growth in 2Q17.

 Residential Melbourne

 

 

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.
JLL Australia Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary 3Q17/australia/en-au/research/562/jll-australia-melbourne-apartment-market-commentary-3q17JLL Australia Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary 3Q17Approximately 9,000 apartments have completed in Inner-Melbourne this year to date. Despite the market approaching its supply peak, prices and weekly rents continue to grow.
Melbourne's missing middle/australia/en-au/research/555/melbourne-s-missing-middleMelbourne's missing middleFive years of increased development activity in Melbourne’s inner and outer-ring suburbs have created an ‘in-out’ pattern of population growth.

 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.