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17 01 2017

Widespread fragmentation in a mixed market environment

• Average residential sales rates for apartments fall -4.6% per cent year-on-year, but remain flat quarter-on-quarter • Demand for free-zone office accommodation is expected to remain strong, but available accommodation is in short supply • Hospitality sector is likely to experience further depreciation of room revenues during 2017 amidst rising supply levels
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04 09 2016

SHARP INCREASE IN GLOBAL CRE INVESTMENT FROM MIDDLE EAST

New York Top Target; Significant Ramping up of Exposure to U.S. Market Substantial Growth in Industrial Investment
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12 06 2016

ASIA SQUARE TOWER 1 SOLD TO QATAR INVESTMENT AUTHORITY

Doha/Singapore, 12 June 2016 - Asia Square Tower 1 has been sold by a BlackRock-advised fund to the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) at approximately S$3.4billion (US$2.45 billion).
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24 05 2016

Dubai retains second position for international retail representation for fifth consecutive year

- As well as the number two ranking, Dubai ranked seventh place in top target market by new entrants and welcomed 38 new brands in 2015 - London retains top position as international shopping destination; Hong Kong rises to take the mantle as top target market for new entrants in 2015 - Overall cross-border retail activity grows by 3.1 per cent amongst new retail entrants - Food and beverage brands account for 20 per cent of new entrants globally
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09 05 2016

ABU DHABI & DUBAI COMBINED RANK 17TH GLOBALLY IN MOST ACTIVE CITIES FOR SHOPPING CENTRE DEVELOPMENT

- The two Emirates currently have 626,887 sq m of retail space under construction - Global shopping centre development increases to 41.9 million square metres
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