The year 2018 saw Indian Warehousing Sector coming of age, outshining some of the conventional real estate asset classes and attracting global investors.
It’s a study of top seven markets of India which delves into the supply and demand dynamics of Mumbai, Delhi NCR, Bengaluru, Pune, Chennai, Hyderabad and Kolkata to arrive at a holistic all-India picture. It also analyzes the price growth witnessed in each of these markets. The report finds that the sales across key seven cities in 2018 were 42% higher vis-à-vis 2017 and launches grew by 53% compared to 2017. These numbers demonstrate how the markets adapted to change and stepped into a recovery phase.
JLL identifies the world’s most dynamic cities, based on a range of socio-economic and commercial real estate indicators.
Driven by implementation of transformative policy reforms and stable macro-economic fundamentals, institutional investments in 2014-18 doubled to USD 20.3 bn from USD 9.4 bn during 2009-13. Commercial office spaces have been the preferred asset class for investors. This report shares insights on the key trends in institutional investments in the last decade and uncover future developments.
The face of India’s office sector is changing at a pace never witnessed before. Considering an enhanced focus towards employee well-being and retention, which is propelling the setting up of new standards in the design and aesthetics of office spaces, this change is inevitable. The report studies these trends emerging in the office sector and analyses how these are shaping the future of commercial real estate sector in India.
Tracking Occupancy Costs in Global Cities
Major funds are continuing to shift investment efforts toward commercial real estate markets.
The offer of residency remains far from a one-size-fits-all answer to encourage direct real estate investment.
M&A activity is growing across Asia Pacific’s real estate market, a sign that institutional investors are continuing to increase their allocations to real estate.
India will see three times more new retail real estate this year than 2018.
A major player in commercial real estate markets, Middle Eastern sovereign wealth funds are facing a challenging late-cycle investment environment that is impacting their deployment strategies.
The level of governmental action needed to meet the Paris emissions targets remains far short, but private actors, including many in the global real estate sector, are taking up the challenge.
All retailers face the need for repairs and refurbishments to the buildings they occupy but scaffolding obscuring store entrances can be off-putting for shoppers.
Former industrial properties are in high demand as modern workplaces offering a combination of volume, versatility and value.
Leaps in technology have brought our everyday lives closer to the storylines of science fiction films.
Modern workers and their employers are increasingly focused on getting the most out of their working day.
Companies sensing opportunity are fast latching onto developments that are bridging the digital world and built environment.
In recognition of the various employee initiatives taken by the company, Great Place to Work® and The Economic Times have included JLL, India’s largest real estate services company into the top 100 companies “India’s Best Companies to Work For’
Informal workspace may once have been painted as all air hockey tables and beanbags when businesses started to experiment during the first dotcom boom.
From smart building management systems to wearable gadgets that encourage regular movement, today’s workers increasingly inhabit a new kind of workplace, optimized by technology to enhance productivity, health and wellbeing.
In India, the growth of flexible office space is expected to grow at 40 – 50% in 2018.
Eight out of eleven markets in India witnessed an increase in ReVPAR (revenue per available room) performance in Q4 2018 over the same period last year
The hotel real estate market is expected to remain healthy in 2019, thanks to strong fundamentals driven by a positive outlook on tourism travels, sustained growth forecasts for hotel operating performance and a record level of dry power for acquisitions. Return on hotel investment is attractive, compared to other asset classes and we expect global hotel investment volumes to hold steady in 2019.
One of the most distinctive buildings on London’s skyline, the Shard merges design and sustainability to great effect.
A centrally planned district centre of at least 13 mn sq ft, executed by a government agency, is a rarity in India with only a handful of such projects having materialized since the country’s independence.
Sustainable buildings are increasingly making their mark on skylines across Asia as demand for eco-friendly hotels and offices continues to rise.
Space is sparse, costs are high, and finding a suitable place to live has become a real challenge. One solution, in short, is to go small. Micro apartments have cropped up in dense cities across the globe.
Urban living gets a makeover as affordability shrinks, the sharing economy expands
India is on a mission to put its ample sunshine to work, with ambitious efforts underway that have already started to reshape energy consumption across the country.
Digital concierges have arrived, bringing hotel guests unprecedented levels of personalization and control.
While the concept of sustainability and green buildings is now well established in the real estate markets, a new standard of holistic ‘Wellness’ is gaining traction for office buildings in India. Since healthy workplace and business performance are directly correlated, developers have started exploring new and innovative methods to promote wellness in their office assets, and certification of wellness is the new buzzword for promoting health in buildings globally as well as India.
The JLL India’s report provides a comprehensive understanding of Kerala’s real estate market, both commercial and residential, across the three most industrialized cities of the state.
Why industrial and logistics are the next big thing in Asia Pacific.
Savvy C-Suites today see a direct correlation between productive places of work and healthy balance sheets. With employees spending nearly 90% of their time indoors, including 40% at workplaces, wellness in the built environment is becoming increasingly critical. Read what measures are forward looking organizations taking to ensure wellness at workplaces.
In a matter of just three years, the state of Telangana is already on course to a new and better tomorrow. In the process, setting new benchmarks for the way states can establish themselves and emerge as success stories.
The bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh and formation of state of Telangana led to rise of a new era of development in India. Both the states have topped “ease of doing business” ranking by World Bank in 2016 with their business friendly policies.
A city rich with heritage, culture and with a history of more than 375 years, Chennai enjoys the indisputable position of being the Gateway to South India. Unlike most other metros, this city has been evolving and growing rapidly post-independence, due to liberalization, privatization, industrialization and globalization.