Asia Pacific Real Estate Association

…….real estate buzzwords for 2017

As December approaches, newspaper editors are shortlisting buzzwords that sum up the quirky character of 2017. A front runner in the USA is “fake news”, while the Japanese are warming to “Insuta-bae”, which mocks pictures shared on Instagram that look sharper and better than reality.

…..listed real estate securities in AsiaPac – which countries will outperform in 2017?

India’s and China’s listed real estate companies easily top the year-to-November rankings in the latest GPR/APREA AsiaPac PerformanceSnapshot. With one month before year-end, India’s 99% and China’s 79% total returns will be hard to beat. Turning to pure-play REIT performance, Singapore and Hong Kong lead the pack, with year-to November total returns of 34% and 28% respectively.