With investment opportunities at the top end of Australia's major markets scarce, co-owners are increasingly exercising their right to either take full control of buildings, or influence their future use.
Australia’s record low interest rates are benefitting the country’s listed property sector.
In order to be successful, it’s important to know what race you’re actually in
Understand the three broad categories of benchmarking: internal, competitive, strategic
Let’s look at what the future of work looks like and the four primary areas that smart companies are focusing on to harness change.
Do you really need a tenant rep? Perhaps you consider yourself a good negotiator. Maybe you’re happy where you are. So how would you benefit from using a tenant rep?
After deploying a record amount of capital in Q1, Japanese investors and developers are expanding their remits
How to create the right workspace for the blend of freelance and full-time employees
Commercial real estate professionals need to be ready for the drastic changes that lie ahead
Happier employees are also more productive employees. One opportunity to create more happiness and productivity: a lease renewal. At this milestone, companies are often prompted to take a closer look at how to create a more productive work environment. Creating an atmosphere that keeps workers engaged is critical to productivity, but most companies are falling short in that department.
What does the virtual meeting of the future look like? Hint—it won’t be a conference call. Technology platforms are bringing people and information together in unimaginable ways. Greater adoption of virtual and augmented reality and other technologies will continue to transform the way we connect and collaborate with each other, whether you’re together in person or working remotely.
Funding to coliving has increased by more than 210 percent annually as rising housing costs in cities fuel the trend
With tourism in Japan booming and the 2020 Olympic Games on the horizon, investors have been taking a closer look at the country’s hotels.
Across the world, mega-regions are increasingly becoming the economic powerhouses.
Growing numbers of older travellers are opting to stay in lifestyle hotels across Asia Pacific
To attract and retain tenants, office landlords are recruiting people to provide perks and high levels of customer service to building users. Corporations are doing the same to take the everyday stress out of office life for their employees in a bid to secure top talent
Property management and facilities mangement is already changing with technology and data software. But the digital twin, which is a virtual replica of a physcial building, is transforming the day-to-day operations of a building.
Converted warehouses and former industrial precincts just outside major cities have long provided inventive office space and environs for plucky tech starts-ups and creative agencies
Converted warehouses and former industrial precincts outside major cities have long provided inventive office space for plucky tech starts-ups and creative agencies. But increasingly, big corporations have moved in.
Universities worldwide are investing in digital maps to help students navigate sprawling campuses, another sign that technology is pushing into all corners of the built environment.
With over five million apps available across the world, just about every fathomable function of daily life can be aided by a finger-tap on a smartphone.
Why should governments stretch to embrace the connected workplace?
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New designs are creating a better employee experience while delivering environmental benefits
Governments in Australia are pushing through accommodative policy for infrastructure investment
What is real estate’s role in realising the Smart Cities promise
Investor strategies continue to evolve, as emerging opportunities are starting to gain more traction and capital under management becomes more concentrated. Scalability remains a key focus, as does overcoming the challenges associated with sourcing product. Transaction activity suggests there has been a lot more focus around increasing deal sizes, targeting portfolios and undertaking indirect positions or M&A deals...
Tighter lending conditions in APAC are attracting a flurry of alternative sources of debt capital to real estate in the Island State
Blackstone Group's purchase of a US$18.7 billion industrial portfolio shows e-commerce continues to boost the sector
India’s central bank last week moved to bolster a slowing economy with its third key interest rate cut of the year, a decision that should give a boost to the country’s residential property markets.
Education is Australia's third largest export industry and one of Australia's most dynamic industries, worth in excess of $33 billion in 2018 in fees, goods and services.
The competitiveness of Australia as a place to study has increased with our cities becoming more affordable globally and universities improving their global ranking.
In our Student Accommodation Investment Review & Outlook we provide an overview of the Purpose Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) market in Australia as at 2019, looking at growth opportunities and future market trends to look out for in the next three years.
Investors in Australia are increasingly committing their funds to office developments ahead of completion.
Read the full report to find out more about why the Melbourne CBD is arguably one of Australia’s best performing retail markets.
JLL’s latest Vacant Land Snapshot analyses recorded sales data for vacant residential land across the Brisbane, Ipswich, Logan, Moreton Bay and Redland Local Government Areas (LGA’s) for the Dec-18 Quarter.
Australia’s shock 2019 federal election result could be the catalyst for new overseas real estate investment
As demand for urban industrial space grows, on the back of the e-commerce boom, multi-storey warehouses are the next step in urban logistics.
The private equity real estate sector has posted its strongest fundraising figures since the GFC
Japan is gearing up to display its resurgent tech prowess
As Birmingham prepares to welcome the Commonwealth Games in 2022 is it on track to deliver a lasting legacy?
Plan Melbourne aims to bring back walkable suburbs as city planners in Australia and globally see the value of making places less car dependent.
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.
Cities are exploring the use of sensors, data analytics, and artificial intelligence to create urban environments that live and breathe technology.
Singapore is already ahead of rival cities in promoting public transport, but it could free up more of its most precious resource – land – in a possible car-free future.
Many of these cities have become home to large clusters of business services, engineering, finance and retail firms, and strong creative industries.
Soaring appetite for flexible space from corporate occupiers has seen an uptick in demand for Perth's flexible space.
Searching for the bottom of the cycle
Market sentiment improves. Headwinds remain for Sydney housing
The market remains soft, but should gradually improve
Housing markets continue to rebalance. Market headwinds are receding, but activity will likely remain subdued in the short-term
Market softens, but likely to remain resilient
Explore the top global trends that will have the biggest impact on business and see how your real estate strategy can help you respond to these challenges. With concepts like flexspace, innovation culture and digital drive, you can take a more resilient approach to your strategy in 2019.
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.