St Kilda Road’s shrinking office market helping boost tenant offering

Wednesday 19 April 2017

A wave of residential conversion activity in the St Kilda Road precinct over the past two years has revitalised the suburb’s office market, with secondary stock replaced by an injection of fresh retail amenity. A new CBRE Viewpoint, The future of office in the St Kilda Road precinct, highlights the impact the withdrawal of 51,500sqm

Capital injection set for Brisbane amid attraction of yield spread

Wednesday 12 April 2017

Brisbane’s commercial property market is expected to rise on the radar of investors over the next two years as yield compression reaches its peak in Sydney and Melbourne. That was one of the key outtakes of CBRE’s annual Brisbane Market Outlook presentation, which highlighted the continued outperformance of Australia’s south east property markets had compressed

Technology disruption and economic uncertainty emerge as key drivers of workplace strategy

Thursday 30 March 2017

Technology disruption has become a major concern for multinationals and their future operations according to CBRE’s 2017 Asia Pacific Occupier Survey. While respondents identified economic uncertainty as their peak concern, followed by tighter regulations or legislation, technology disruption is now in the top 3 list. CBRE’s survey also identified that global economic uncertainty and a

South Melbourne supersite records 86 per cent price gain over three years

Wednesday 29 March 2017

A South Melbourne supersite with over 200 metres’ of prominent street frontage has sold for more than $41 million – representing an 86% price gain since it last transacted in 2013.  CBRE’s Victorian Development Sites team of Mark Wizel, Julian White, Lewis Tong and Bianca Butterworth negotiated the sale of the high profile portfolio, comprising

Sydney CBD office market hits 20-year rental growth high

Wednesday 23 November 2016

A race for space is underway in Sydney’s office market, with limited supply and strengthening tenant demand pushing rental growth to a two decade high. CBRE’s new Australian Office MarketView report highlights that Sydney’s CBD office market is on track to record its third consecutive quarter of growth and strongest year in more than two

Renovators delight large format retailers

Wednesday 23 November 2016

A flurry of recent renovation activity across Australia continues to bolster the large format sector, with a range of retailers expected to benefit from sales growth over the medium term. With house prices remaining high in most capital cities across the country, particularly on the east coast, renovations are emerging as a more cost effective

Think that millennials job hop, prefer informal employment and avoid financial responsibility? Think again

Wednesday 9 November 2016

Asia Pacific millennials share similar long-term lifestyle priorities with other generations, despite often superficial perceptions of this emerging superclass, according to an inaugural CBRE report. The Asia Pacific Millennials: Shaping the Future of Real Estate survey redefines the perceptions of millennials in the Asia Pacific region and how they approach lifestyle priorities through defined live,

Home and furniture revival propels SA large format retail

Tuesday 8 November 2016

A revival in home and furniture retailing is underpinning growth in South Australia’s large format sector, with an influx of both small and large operators helping drive competition and push centres to capacity.  This trend is being largely underpinned by our increasing population and subsequent strengthening residential building sector, which has seen South Australia’s housing