Singapore’s new policies aimed at tempering house-price gains were the latest government effort to address a growing lack of affordability in cities worldwide.
The rebound in Singapore’s office market is in full swing, with rents rising as the industry reacts to a shrinking amount of newly-developed space.
For decades, plans in Singapore to develop of a truly island-wide office market have moved more slowly than anticipated. But there are new signs that districts outside the main business center are becoming more competitive.
The boom in urban populations as well as investment in public transport is pushing companies and investors to explore space outside traditional city centers.
Robots butlers, keyless entry and virtual reality-enhanced room bookings: Hotel guests are increasingly being greeted by these once futuristic tech features around the world.
From mega-mergers to niche acquisitions, consolidation is recalibrating the balance of power in the hotel industry as established operators get bigger and smaller brands seek new ways to differentiate themselves.
New bullet trains zipping between Hong Kong and mainland China are set to make travel for tourists faster, cheaper and easier than ever – although finding a hotel room amid rising visitor numbers could well become that much harder.
Lifestyle hotels are carving out a niche in Asia Pacific, boosted by youthful guests looking for authenticity, community and local experiences coupled with features like innovative design, good connectivity and convenient locations.
New regulations have been improving the transparency of global real estate, a boon for investors increasingly branching out into new markets.
Real estate finance is going green, with the use of new bonds linked to the sustainability of a project.
Being an expat in Asia isn’t what it used to be.
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