Amongst Hong Kong projects completed in the first half of 2023, only 55% of units were sold as of the end of June 2023, lower than the average sell-through rate of 78% over the last five years, a sign of the slowdown of residential sales.
According to new CBRE data, Brisbane has emerged as an Asia Pacific leader in the office leasing stakes, ranking second only to Seoul when it comes to growth in the city's tenancy base over the past 18 months.
Based on new data by global property consultant Knight Frank, surging inflation and constant mortgage rate hikes in 2023 have hobbled many mainstream property markets, worldwide. While many property markets have borne the brunt of this pain, property sales volumes, not home prices, have been the greatest casualty to date.
According to CBRE's newly released 2023 Asia Pacific Real Estate Market Outlook Mid-Year Review, a continued challenging environment for the Asia Pacific commercial real estate investment market still persists due to the prolonged interest rate hike cycle, insufficient price corrections, and a slower than expected recovery of mainland China.
Based on new data from JLL, Asia Pacific hotel investment volumes declined by 51% year-on-year in the first half of 2023 as macroeconomic challenges and the rising cost of debt influenced capital deployment.
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