Spotlight deals

Helping you get deals done around the world. Learn more about what these deals indicate about the global real estate market.


KB Asset Management sell Jongno Tower in Seoul to SK REITs

The marquee transaction proves investors' firm demand for prime locations, despite interest rate hikes and uncertainty.

Mercatus Strategic Investment Management sell Income@Raffles

The sale of the marque CBD commercial asset in 1H 2022 reinforces longer-term appeal of core Singapore CBD assets.

Mastern Asset Management acquires Alpharium Tower in Korea

Big-ticket deals in major office properties are on the uptrend after a pause in trading at the height of the pandemic.

Frasers Commercial Trust sells Cross Street Exchange

This transaction proves that investors see longer-potential in retail opportunities offered in mixed use developments.

Allianz acquires 50% stake of OUE Bayfront Singapore

This deal further underlines confidence in deploying capital into prime office assets in Asia Pacific gateway cities.

Allianz and Gaw Capital acquire Duo Complex in Singapore

The size of the deal illustrates the confidence investors have in Singapore and its commercial real estate market.

Middle-markets space as a dominant sector for 2021

The sales clearly indicate strong pent-up demand for strategically located office properties in Melbourne’s city-fringe.

ARE consolidated three office buildings in Auckland's CBD

The project aims to create a modern, post-Covid workspace that is evolved to support new ways of working.

 Data Centres

CapitaLand’s China Trust acquire 4 premium logistics assets

Logistics assets remain a priority for investors and we expect this trend to continue throughout Asia Pacific.

Princeton Digital Group acquire data center and enter Japan

This transaction demonstrates that locations for data centres in Greater Tokyo are diversifying.

ESR Cayman Limited acquires data centre with 78MW potential

The landmark transaction reinforces the attractiveness of the Japan market as a rapidly developing data center industry.


APG and CLI acquire self-storage platform Extra Space Asia

This marquee transaction reflects investors’ confidence in Asia’s longer-term growth and interest in Asian self-storage.

ESR Australia acquire Blackstone’s Milestone Portfolio

This 45-asset platform sale signifies the increased attractiveness of this dynamic and resilient asset class.

Xander Investment acquire Logistics Park in Kolkata

The deal represents Xander securing its presence in India's warehouse market: in the East, on top of the South and West.

IRA Realty Tech Pvt Ltd buy prime land parcel in Hyderabad

The sale illustrates rising end customer demand in Shamshabad due to its proximity and direct access to commercial hubs.


Sheraton Full Moon Resort & Spa and the W Maldives sold

The sale of the two award-winning resorts represents one of the largest open-market transactions in the Maldives.

Ichigo Estate sells The OneFive Osaka Midosuji Hotel

Despite difficult trading conditions and closed borders, Japan remains a top hotel investment destination in Asia.

Emerald Collection acquires Faarufushi Maldives in Raa Atoll

Significantly, the entire sale process occurred irrespective of ongoing Covid-19 uncertainty within the travel industry.

Arden Group grows portfolio with multiple quick acquisitions

The chain of speedy transactions indicate a commercial revival underway for New Zealand's hotels market.


ISPT recapitalises Fort Street Property Fund

Despite pandemic-induced volatility, suburban retail assets remain attractive due to their defensive stability.

CapitaLand Integrated Commercial Trust sells JCube mall

The Singapore commercial investment market sees growing competition and demand in the suburban retail market.

Alexandra's 'The Warehouse' sold to new owner

Despite headwinds for retail in New Zealand, Alexandra is expected to remain a relatively stable market.

Land Sales

Silverstone Developments buys 176 Melbourne Street

This sale marks the beginning of a wave of development site deals, and reflects exceptionally strong market conditions.