Smart buildings building the bridge between technology and property

Tuesday 16 May 2017

Smart technology will be the catalyst for change in Adelaide’s office landscape, taking the same focus that sustainability and end of trip facilities did a decade ago. That was one of the key outtakes of CBRE’s annual Adelaide Market Outlook presentation, which highlighted new measures landlords are taking to capture tenants in an increasingly competitive

Innovation & convenience reign in competitive retail environment

Monday 15 May 2017

Convenience and innovation are emerging as the key drivers shaping Australia’s retail landscape, as brands look to more sophisticated strategies to secure their share of consumer wallets. CBRE’s Q1, 2017 Retail MarketView report highlights the growing emphasis on providing a retail offering that exceeds customer expectations with a seamless and experience-rich buying experience. CBRE’s Australian

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

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,

What is a WALE worth?

Wednesday 2 November 2016

It’s the question being asked by many investors given the current heightened focus on long term, secure income streams. In order to put some metrics behind it, CBRE Research has issued a new Viewpoint report examining the influence that a long Weighted Average Lease Expiry profile has on commercial property pricing. The research was inspired

Home renovation boom drives next wave of industrial growth

Wednesday 2 November 2016

A spike in household trade sales across Australia is set to drive the next wave of growth in the industrial and logistics sector, CBRE’s latest research reveals. CBRE’s Industrial and Logistics, Q3 2016, MarketView report highlights increased levels of spending on household goods – driven by a national spike in home renovations – is offsetting

Sydney becomes a borderless market for office tenants on the move

Monday 17 October 2016

Boundaries are blurring in the Sydney office leasing market as a lack of available stock drives a growing number of tenants to broaden their horizons. A new CBRE market review highlights that more tenants than ever before are prepared to cross the city – from north to south and vice versa – in a market