The Australian economy has experienced a turbulent 2019 with global economic uncertainty and the US-China trade war leading to fragile business and household confidence. But this global uncertainty has supported the attractiveness of Australian commercial real estate with overall transaction volumes remaining at elevated levels.
Demand for workplace pods is increasing as organisations look to offer privacy in the open-plan office
As students continue to become more mobile and the demand for easy-to-access higher education grows, the CBD will continue to be an attractive expansion option for education groups. What does this mean for landlords, co-tenants and education groups as this trend develops?
September 2019 | Explore what’s happening in Australia’s complex office leasing scene and what this means for the commercial real estate market.
Service and technology are reaching new levels in the office to enable a happier and more efficient workforce
Australia’s official interest rate cut to a record low has been broadly welcomed by the real estate industry as offshore investors show continued interest in Australian real estate.
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Good design is now more accessible than ever, and more businesses are taking advantage
Match your vision for business growth with a vision for your office. Here are 5 tips and hints to help you build a motivated team, efficient work processes, and an office where people really want to be.
Find out how employees are seeking sustainable and energy-efficient workplaces and how technology is enabling increased choice in work location.
Brisbane’s market softened like most others in early-2019, but supply has been falling for longer in Brisbane and strong population growth is helping soak up excess supply. Prices now appear to have stabilised and Brisbane should be early into the next cycle.
For today’s cities, innovation and real estate investment go hand-in-hand.
Technology's steady march forward is changing our cities, with clear benefits arising in some places more than others.
As traditional retailers move out of department stores, new types of tenants – from coworking companies to entrepreneurial pop-ups – are taking their place
Hotel operators have been buying firms focused on wellness in a bid to attract guests looking for healthy getaways.
Think carefully about your office furniture to ensure you don’t fall for form over function
Many businesses are moving beyond merely placing recycling bins in kitchens and putting up notices asking people to print fewer documents as part of their green thinking in the workplace initiatives.
The crucial force that will make or break firms in the next two decades will be their ability to attract, develop, and retain people
The way we use and think about space should be grounded in people.
Beijing’s commercial real estate market is on pace for a record year.
Undervalued trusts are increasingly being seen as an opportunity to gain access to scarce property assets.
Trade tensions between the U.S. and China are driving increased real-estate investor interest to Southeast Asian countries, with Vietnam’s industrial sector a key focal point.
Universities are seeking CBD offices in Melbourne and other Australian cities to attract international students.
Growth in the Australian economy remains below-trend, with GDP increasing by a moderate 0.5% in 2Q19 following a similar pace in 1Q19. In annual terms, the economy expanded by a slow 1.4% over the year to June, which compares to 3.1% growth over the year to Jun-18. Despite recent downward revisions, this remains below the RBA’s forecast of 1.75% for June 2019.
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Read the full report to find out the results of our latest Centre Managers' Survey and the key trends impacting shopping centre performance over the last six months.
A lot has changed in the retail investment market in the first half of 2019. In our FY19 Shopping Centre Investment Review & Outlook we consider the key trends including institutional divestment plans, the emerging value within the sector and the impact of stimulus on retail spending and fundamentals.
JLL’s latest Vacant Land Market Report provides a snapshot of recorded transactions over the March 2019 Quarter across the Brisbane, Ipswich, Logan, Moreton Bay and Redland Local Government Areas (LGA’s).
Explore the JLL Asia Pacific Property Digest where we share the latest trends in real estate markets for office, retail, residential, industrial and hotel properties in the region.
Our new research looks at the rapidly evolving global system of cities, the impact of the major forces of change on global urban dynamics and the implications for the real estate sector.
Growing levels of M&A are a key part of current strategies for Europe’s listed real estate.
The repercussions of reduced emissions regulation are providing opportunities for logistics investors around the world’s secondary ports.
As real estate investors question how much longer the current extended cycle has to run and fixed rates remain low, investors are viewing their existing portfolios with refinancing in mind.
Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, is sinking fast. Plans to set up a new capital city could have an impact on the hospitality sector.
Japan is gearing up to display its resurgent tech prowess
These days it's not just the world's most famous capital cities looking outside their national borders for growth.
Spaces where companies can whip up food fast are expanding rapidly to meet the needs of hungry consumers.
Hospitality brands in Japan are moving overseas in a bid for growth at home.
With faster wireless networks rolling out worldwide, cities and businesses are gearing up for the transformation
Tokyo’s Nakamenguro neighborhood has come a long way from its days as a backwater industrial area with a polluted river to a popular cherry blossom watching spot during hanami season.
Sustainable buildings are increasingly making their mark on skylines across Asia as demand for eco-friendly hotels and offices continues to rise.
Improved market sentiment and local stamp duty incentives should see Canberra housing demand improve in 2H19 and see prices largely stabilise. Canberra’s rental market remains particularly tight and rental growth strong.
2018 was another year of exceptional trading for Sydney, with limited transactional activity as a result of a lack of stock on the market. Find out how the Sydney hotel market performed in our Sydney 2018 Hotel Market Wrap Up
2018 was one of the most notable years in the Melbourne hotel market's history with activity on every front. Find out how the Melbouren market and its various submarkets performed in our 2018 Melbourne Hotel Market Wrap Up.
Apartment completions on the Gold Coast peaked in 2018, with supply expected to contract by 30% over 2019. To date, there appears to be no adverse side effects from the increased supply levels, as rental rates have remained resilient and capital growth remains positive.
Despite robust economic growth and an improved labour market, the Inner Melbourne apartment market has continued to cool. Sales volumes continue to decline and new supply continues to decrease.
The downturn in the Sydney apartment market is well underway. Capital values continue to decline, as demand remains restricted by tighter credit controls and negative sentiment in the market.
The Inner Brisbane apartment market will continue to stabilise throughout 2019, as demand builds and supply is absorbed.
The Perth residential market remains weak. However, with a backdrop of improving economic and employment growth, conditions are expected to gradually improve in 2019.
Following a low level of completions in 2018, the Inner Adelaide apartment market will experience a relatively high level of supply in 2019.