2020 Australian
Shopping Centre
Investment Review
& Outlook Report

JLL's 2020 Australian Shopping Centre Investment Review & Outlook research report is the most comprehensive retail commercial real estate research report available in Australia. 

February 06, 2020

“The retail investment landscape has changed.­ New capital sources are emerging to absorb some of the institutionally owned assets, driven by the opportunistic timing, the attractive yields relative to core real estate in other asset classes and the longer term potential for re-development.­ ­"

Jacob Swan & Sam Hatcher, Joint-heads of Retail Investments Australia

Take a deep dive into the key trends that impacted commercial shopping centre investments in 2019, forecast new opportunities available in 2020 and how you can optimise your commercial investment strategy.

Key report insights include:

  1. Transaction activity totalled $6.3 billion following six years of consistently high volume, between $7.0 billion and $9.0 billion per annum. However, 71% of the activity (by value) was in the second half of the year.
  2. Investment volumes were just $1.8 billion in the first half of 2019, down 44% on the previous period. It was the slowest first half rince 2009.
  3.  Liquidity improved considerably in the second half of 2019 ($4.5 billion) as capital sources emerged to take advantage of more attractive pricing in relative and absolute terms.

View other Investment Review & Outlook reports in this 2020 series:
Industrial Investment Review & Outlook 2020 – Visit
Office Investment Review & Outlook 2020 – Visit

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2020 Australian
Investment Review
and Outlook series

Dive deeper into the key trends that impacted office, retail and
investments in 2019 and forecast the opportunities
available in 2020.