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Spotlight on Hong Kong

It is not easy to source deals in Hong Kong’s expensive and competitive property market, but private equity players are finding value in one of Asia’s busiest cities.

Spotlight on China

Investors cannot ignore Asia’s largest economy and private real estate players are no different, with billions of dollars lined up for China.

Spotlight on India

The big news in India’s private real estate market is the public equity market. A number of players are gearing up for the first round of investment trust flotations.

Spotlight on Japan

Low borrowing costs, a deep market and a relatively sunny economic outlook mean Japan continues to be a popular destination for real estate investors.

Setting targets for GRESB success

GRESB scores for 2018 are in and the sector has once again upped its game. Two investors explain why it is critical that performance keeps improving.

M&G Real Estate zeroes in on social impact

M&G Real Estate is going beyond green to develop a sustainable investment strategy for the future.

Climates are not created equal

Sustainability has become a key metric for global investors, but varying climates and certification standards make it tough to compare assets across markets.

Gaw Capital on how real estate’s sharing economy drives sustainability

Gaw Capital’s Humbert Pang explains why the growing co-living and co-working trend is promoting efficiency and wellness.

Playing the generation game in retail

Retailers and retail landlords spend much time thinking about how to cater to millennials. Yet a growing older demographic is significantly underserved.

Retail: Luxury comes back into fashion in Hong Kong

After a torrid four years, Hong Kong’s luxury retail market is bottoming out and attracting value-add investors.

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