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 All

 

 

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.
Why has Canberra emerged on the international radar?/australia/en-au/research/526/why-has-canberra-emerged-on-the-international-radarWhy has Canberra emerged on the international radar?We believe that Canberra is a more relevant investment destination for cross-border investors with Korean capital sources being subscribers to the Canberra investment thesis.
Australian GDP: A Low Growth Quarter June 2017/australia/en-au/research/525/australian-gdp-a-low-growth-quarter-june-2017Australian GDP: A Low Growth Quarter June 2017The economy expanded by a modest 0.3% q-q and 1.7% y-y in 1Q17, enough to reach a global record of 103 quarters without technical recession. Indications are that we are set for a further period of moderate and patchy growth.
The changing construction landscape/australia/en-au/research/523/the-changing-construction-landscapeThe changing construction landscapePre-sale rates for inner-city Brisbane apartments have declined since their peak in 2015. As developers find it increasingly difficult to reach hurdle rates, the lifespan of projects has stretched out resulting in some being deferred.
Industrial Investment Review 2017/australia/en-au/research/521/industrial-investment-review-2017Industrial Investment Review 2017It was yet another year of new records achieved for Australia’s industrial and logistics sector in 2016. All-time highs were reached for total transaction volumes, portfolio sales and inbound cross-border capital.

 Residential Brisbane

 

 

The changing construction landscape/australia/en-au/research/523/the-changing-construction-landscapeThe changing construction landscapePre-sale rates for inner-city Brisbane apartments have declined since their peak in 2015. As developers find it increasingly difficult to reach hurdle rates, the lifespan of projects has stretched out resulting in some being deferred.
The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017/australia/en-au/research/505/the-future-of-chinese-residential-developers-in-australia-april-2017The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017The next wave of Chinese residential developers in the Australian apartment market are likely to have more capital, come from China’s Tier 1 cities and will have more experience delivering projects outside of China.
JLL Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary April 2017/australia/en-au/research/507/jll-brisbane-apartment-market-commentary-april-2017JLL Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary April 2017Approximately 11,000 apartments under construction in Inner Brisbane with completion expected between 2Q17- 4Q21. Approximately 76% of these have been pre-sold.
Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017/australia/en-au/research/500/australia-gdp-a-return-to-growth-march-2017Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017The economy returned decisively to growth in the final quarter of 2016, recording 1.1% growth q-q. This was boosted by household consumption, net exports and public sector investment.
JLL Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary February 2017/australia/en-au/research/487/jll-brisbane-apartment-market-commentary-february-2017JLL Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary February 2017Off-the-plan sales rates have slowed and some inner-city projects are struggling to achieve the necessary pre-sale rates. Both foreign and domestic buyers have had to adapt to tighter lending criteria for investor loans.

 Office

 

 

Why has Canberra emerged on the international radar?/australia/en-au/research/526/why-has-canberra-emerged-on-the-international-radarWhy has Canberra emerged on the international radar?We believe that Canberra is a more relevant investment destination for cross-border investors with Korean capital sources being subscribers to the Canberra investment thesis.
Australian GDP: A Low Growth Quarter June 2017/australia/en-au/research/525/australian-gdp-a-low-growth-quarter-june-2017Australian GDP: A Low Growth Quarter June 2017The economy expanded by a modest 0.3% q-q and 1.7% y-y in 1Q17, enough to reach a global record of 103 quarters without technical recession. Indications are that we are set for a further period of moderate and patchy growth.
Has Adelaide re-emerged on the investment landscape?/australia/en-au/research/522/jll-australia-has-adelaide-re-emerged-on-the-investment-landscapeHas Adelaide re-emerged on the investment landscape?Adelaide is a defensive office market and has an important role in a diversified portfolio. Adelaide is classified as a low beta office market, while the volatility of returns are lower – through the cycle – than most CBD office markets.
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.
Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017/australia/en-au/research/500/australia-gdp-a-return-to-growth-march-2017Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017The economy returned decisively to growth in the final quarter of 2016, recording 1.1% growth q-q. This was boosted by household consumption, net exports and public sector investment.

 Retail

 

 

Australian GDP: A Low Growth Quarter June 2017/australia/en-au/research/525/australian-gdp-a-low-growth-quarter-june-2017Australian GDP: A Low Growth Quarter June 2017The economy expanded by a modest 0.3% q-q and 1.7% y-y in 1Q17, enough to reach a global record of 103 quarters without technical recession. Indications are that we are set for a further period of moderate and patchy growth.
JLL Melbourne Retail Market Overview 1Q17/australia/en-au/research/515/jll-melbourne-retail-market-overview-1q17JLL Melbourne Retail Market Overview 1Q17Retail supply additions have remained below trend in the 12 months to 1Q17 across Melbourne’s retail market. No retail completions were recorded in 1Q17.
JLL Sydney Retail Market Overview 1Q17/australia/en-au/research/516/jll-sydney-retail-market-overview-1q17JLL Sydney Retail Market Overview 1Q17Seven retail developments reached practical completion in 1Q17 across the Sydney retail market, totaling 40,400 sqm. Four of these seven developments were in the neighbourhood sub-sector.
JLL South East Queensland Retail Market Overview 1Q17/australia/en-au/research/513/jll-south-east-queensland-retail-market-overview-1q17JLL South East Queensland Retail Market Overview 1Q17Queensland retail demand has remained relatively stable over 1Q17. Competition among centres has continued to be a key trend in the retail market.
JLL Adelaide Retail Market Overview 1Q17/australia/en-au/research/518/jll-adelaide-retail-market-overview-1q17JLL Adelaide Retail Market Overview 1Q17There were no supply additions to the Adelaide retail market in 1Q17. However, there is currently 34,200 sqm of projects expected to complete by the end of the year

 Corporate and Occupiers

 

 

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.
JLL Australian Healthcare Real Estate Investment Review February 2017/australia/en-au/research/491/jll-australian-healthcare-real-estate-investment-review-february-2017JLL Australian Healthcare Real Estate Investment Review February 2017Our report reviews the activity from H2 2016 in the Australian Healthcare Real Estate market. The report highlights the primary factors driving growth in the sector, outlines some of the key performance measures and provides JLL's outlook for 2017.
The Future of Work and Workplace/australia/en-au/research/445/the-future-of-work-and-workplaceThe Future of Work and WorkplaceThe workplace is changing. Quickly. The workers of tomorrow will be on the move, working as freelancers where the quality of their working environment will be a key determinant in their choice of employer.

 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

 

 

Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017/australia/en-au/research/500/australia-gdp-a-return-to-growth-march-2017Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017The economy returned decisively to growth in the final quarter of 2016, recording 1.1% growth q-q. This was boosted by household consumption, net exports and public sector investment.
JLL Adelaide Industrial Market Overview 4Q16/australia/en-au/research/469/jll-adelaide-industrial-market-overview-4q16JLL Adelaide Industrial Market Overview 4Q16There were two tenant moves (≥ 3,000 sqm) recorded in 4Q16 totalling 10,100 sqm, both within the Inner West/East precinct.
JLL Perth Industrial Market Overview 4Q16/australia/en-au/research/472/jll-perth-industrial-market-overview-4q16JLL Perth Industrial Market Overview 4Q16For the 12 months to December 2016, take-up of industrial space, in Perth, was 164,900 sqm, below the 10 year annual average.
JLL Brisbane Industrial Market Overview 4Q16/australia/en-au/research/470/jll-brisbane-industrial-market-overview-4q16JLL Brisbane Industrial Market Overview 4Q16Gross take-up remained stable in Brisbane in 4Q16, totalling 131,100 sqm, slightly down from the previous quarter (136,500 sqm).
JLL Melbourne Industrial Market Overview 4Q16/australia/en-au/research/471/jll-melbourne-industrial-market-overview-4q16JLL Melbourne Industrial Market Overview 4Q16Leasing activity recovered from a weak 3Q16 in Melbourne, with 189,900 sqm of gross take-up recorded.

 Residential

 

 

The changing construction landscape/australia/en-au/research/523/the-changing-construction-landscapeThe changing construction landscapePre-sale rates for inner-city Brisbane apartments have declined since their peak in 2015. As developers find it increasingly difficult to reach hurdle rates, the lifespan of projects has stretched out resulting in some being deferred.
The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017/australia/en-au/research/505/the-future-of-chinese-residential-developers-in-australia-april-2017The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017The next wave of Chinese residential developers in the Australian apartment market are likely to have more capital, come from China’s Tier 1 cities and will have more experience delivering projects outside of China.
JLL Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary April 2017/australia/en-au/research/506/jll-melbourne-apartment-market-commentary-april-2017JLL Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary April 2017A total of 20,583 apartments are under construction in Inner Melbourne and are expected to complete over 2Q17- 4Q21. We anticipate a high volume of future supply to place pressure on rents, vacancy rates and price growth.
JLL Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary April 2017/australia/en-au/research/507/jll-brisbane-apartment-market-commentary-april-2017JLL Brisbane Apartment Market Commentary April 2017Approximately 11,000 apartments under construction in Inner Brisbane with completion expected between 2Q17- 4Q21. Approximately 76% of these have been pre-sold.
JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary April 2017/australia/en-au/research/508/jll-sydney-apartment-market-commentary-april-2017JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary April 2017Sydney has surprised on the upside. 14,200 apartments are currently under construction in Inner Sydney with completion expected between 2Q17- 4Q21.

 Residential Adelaide

 

 

The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017/australia/en-au/research/505/the-future-of-chinese-residential-developers-in-australia-april-2017The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017The next wave of Chinese residential developers in the Australian apartment market are likely to have more capital, come from China’s Tier 1 cities and will have more experience delivering projects outside of China.
JLL Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary 1Q17/australia/en-au/research/511/jll-adelaide-apartment-market-commentary-1q17JLL Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary 1Q17The Inner Adelaide apartment market is experiencing a high level of activity with over 1,400 apartments under construction and a similar number currently in marketing.
Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017/australia/en-au/research/500/australia-gdp-a-return-to-growth-march-2017Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017The economy returned decisively to growth in the final quarter of 2016, recording 1.1% growth q-q. This was boosted by household consumption, net exports and public sector investment.
JLL Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary February 2017/australia/en-au/research/486/jll-adelaide-apartment-market-commentary-february-2017JLL Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary February 2017With over 1,200 apartments currently under construction, the 2017 calendar year is set to be a record year for new apartment supply in Inner Adelaide.
JLL Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary October 2016/australia/en-au/research/459/jll-adelaide-apartment-market-commentary-october-2016JLL Adelaide Apartment Market Commentary October 2016Adelaide CBD still dominates the Inner Adelaide apartment market, accounting for 72% of monitored supply over the next five years.

 Residential Perth

 

 

The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017/australia/en-au/research/505/the-future-of-chinese-residential-developers-in-australia-april-2017The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017The next wave of Chinese residential developers in the Australian apartment market are likely to have more capital, come from China’s Tier 1 cities and will have more experience delivering projects outside of China.
JLL Perth Apartment Market Commentary April 2017/australia/en-au/research/510/jll-perth-apartment-market-commentary-april-2017JLL Perth Apartment Market Commentary April 2017There are signs that the Inner Perth apartment market is close to its trough. Sales volumes have remained stable, while decreases in asking rents and sales prices have moderated.
Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017/australia/en-au/research/500/australia-gdp-a-return-to-growth-march-2017Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017The economy returned decisively to growth in the final quarter of 2016, recording 1.1% growth q-q. This was boosted by household consumption, net exports and public sector investment.
JLL Perth Apartment Market Commentary February 2017/australia/en-au/research/489/jll-perth-apartment-market-commentary-february-2017JLL Perth Apartment Market Commentary February 2017The Inner Perth apartment market remains in a cyclical downturn, with pricing and sales volumes well down from the unsustainably high peak of 2013.
JLL Perth Apartment Market Commentary October 2016/australia/en-au/research/461/jll-perth-apartment-market-commentary-october-2016JLL Perth Apartment Market Commentary October 2016Despite softening conditions, construction activity remains high in Perth, with 2,104 apartments in major projects under construction as at 3Q16.

 Residential Sydney

 

 

The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017/australia/en-au/research/505/the-future-of-chinese-residential-developers-in-australia-april-2017The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017The next wave of Chinese residential developers in the Australian apartment market are likely to have more capital, come from China’s Tier 1 cities and will have more experience delivering projects outside of China.
JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary April 2017/australia/en-au/research/508/jll-sydney-apartment-market-commentary-april-2017JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary April 2017Sydney has surprised on the upside. 14,200 apartments are currently under construction in Inner Sydney with completion expected between 2Q17- 4Q21.
Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017/australia/en-au/research/500/australia-gdp-a-return-to-growth-march-2017Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017The economy returned decisively to growth in the final quarter of 2016, recording 1.1% growth q-q. This was boosted by household consumption, net exports and public sector investment.
JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary February 2017 /australia/en-au/research/490/jll-sydney-apartment-market-commentary-february-2017JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary February 2017 While there is a substantial mooted supply pipeline of apartments in Inner Sydney, council amalgamations and slowing pre-sale rates are likely to moderate how much reaches construction.
JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary November 2016/australia/en-au/research/460/jll-sydney-apartment-market-commentary-november-2016JLL Sydney Apartment Market Commentary November 20163,470 units have already completed in 2016 with a further 11,270 under construction. However the rest of the pipeline is highly speculative.

 Residential Melbourne

 

 

The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017/australia/en-au/research/505/the-future-of-chinese-residential-developers-in-australia-april-2017The Future of Chinese Residential Developers in Australia April 2017The next wave of Chinese residential developers in the Australian apartment market are likely to have more capital, come from China’s Tier 1 cities and will have more experience delivering projects outside of China.
Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017/australia/en-au/research/500/australia-gdp-a-return-to-growth-march-2017Australia GDP: A Return to Growth March 2017The economy returned decisively to growth in the final quarter of 2016, recording 1.1% growth q-q. This was boosted by household consumption, net exports and public sector investment.
JLL Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary February 2017/australia/en-au/research/488/jll-melbourne-apartment-market-commentary-february-2017JLL Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary February 2017A total of 21,246 apartments are under construction in Inner Melbourne and are expected to complete over 1Q17-4Q21.
JLL Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary November 2016/australia/en-au/research/465/jll-melbourne-apartment-market-commentary-november-2016JLL Melbourne Apartment Market Commentary November 2016There are currently 20,241 apartments under construction within Inner-Melbourne that are expected to complete over 4Q16 – 4Q21.
JLL Melbourne Residential Report November 2016/australia/en-au/research/455/jll-melbourne-residential-report-november-2016JLL Melbourne Residential Report November 2016Melbourne median prices at the end of June were $608,000 for houses and $485,000 for apartments. The median house price rose 8.6% y-y. The median apartment price also rose, though at a measured pace, up 2.5% y-y.

 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.
Creating socially engaging Tall Buildings within communities /australia/en-au/research/420/tall_buildingsCreating socially engaging Tall Buildings within communities Insight into global best practice in the management and operation of urban renewal developments and tall buildings, which at their core, focus on creating and sustaining interesting, well-engaged places that are commercially successful.
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