Morgan Stanley hosted CEO Mr Lee Chee Koon and senior managers for an investor meeting. Key takeaways CapitaLand is working towards double-digit ROE from current 8% Leveraging on technology to improve productivity and tenant connectivity across mall, office and serviced residence properties Optimistic on Vietnam with contributions rising to S$100m...
Here's the Singapore government's revenue and expenses from 2014 to 2019. Figures are from the official Ministry of Finance's (MOF) budget website. An estimated S$117b of total receipts was collected in 2019. Singapore total receipts revenue ...
Exclusive * SoftBank Group Corp. is believed to be in negotiations to invest US$2 billion in WeWork Cos. Inc. in 2019. The potential investment is lower than the US$16 billion earlier reported to be earmarked by the Japanese multinational conglomerate for the American co-working space provider. * Singaporean property developer CapitaLand...
GuocoLand's Beach Road integrated project adds to area's revamp Business Times, 26 November 2018 GuocoLand announced on Sun the groundbreaking of its integrated project on Beach Road - a project which, when completed in mid-2022, will add to the rejuvenation of the nearly 2 km stretch of road. Guoco Midtown will...
CapitaLand's Raffles City Chongqing draws over 900,000 visitors in weekend launch Tenants include Old Navy, GAP, Haidilao, CGV and Jiwu by Suning. CapitaLand’s Raffles City Chongqing in China drew over 900,000 visitors in its opening weekend. The 1.12 million sqm mall has achieved a 95% committed...
Keppel REIT presented at the DBS Vickers Pulse of Asia conference on 8 Jan 2020. For those unfamiliar with the REIT, here are a few short primers. The REIT has approx S$8b of Grade A office assets in Singapore and Australia....
The long awaited Woodleigh Residences by SPH and Kajima finally opened its doors for preview over the weekend. There was a steady stream of visitors to the showflat while we were there. Although there was no queue at the show units, it wasn’t easy trying to get an ‘unblocked’ picture (because...
The following are a selection of charts from UBS that show the state of the Singapore property market. Summary The housing market remains weak as cooling measures continue to bitePricing power of developers are gradually weakeningSales volume of new condominiums are...
Shell Cove’s Waterfront Tavern site sold following tender Shell Cove’s Waterfront Tavern is a step closer to welcoming its first customers after exclusive agency HTL Property announced the sale of the site to the locally based Balmoral Hospitality Group. “On behalf of our clients Shellharbour City Council...
Great info on the sizes of the listed real estate and REIT markets in various countries around the world. China and Japan dominates across all countries at US$3.8 trillion and US$2.2 trillion respectively. Germany and UK are largest in Europe at...
Frasers Property closes €285M European deal for 22-asset portfolio Frasers Property Ltd. completed the acquisition of a 94% stake in AI Gewerbepark Tamm GmbH, marking the closing of a €285.2 million deal signed in February for a portfolio of properties in Germany and Austria. The first phase of the acquisition closed...
SINGAPORE (Mar 3): As investors grapple with the possibility that the Covid-19 outbreak may be more prolonged than initially expected, this may just be the right time to cash in on Singapore REITs (S-REITs). Although highly sought after for their yields and stability, S-REITs have not been...
According to PERE, JPMorgan Asset Management will be welcoming foreign investors for the first time in its flagship real estate fund, the JP Morgan Strategic Property Fund (SPF). SPF currently has a net asset value of approximately $33b and gross asset value of approximately $43b. (adsbygoogle...
ESR Cayman Ltd. confirmed that it has filed the papers for its proposed IPO on the Hong Kong stock exchange. The Asia Pacific-focused logistics real estate developer filed the application proof for the float March 1. Details of the IPO — such as the...
Capitaland Commercial Trust (CCT) has announced the completion of the divestment of Twenty Anson. The sale was originally announced on 29 June 2018, with CCT mentioning the sale consideration of S$516 million or S$2,503 per sqft based on the building's net lettable area. On the divestment, Mr Kevn Chee, CEO of...