Recycling, reusing and repurposing products is becoming more popular as the circular economy gains ground. So what does this mean for the workplace?
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.
The new rates, which will come into force on April 1, will provide a significant boost in fuelling residential sales.
New Zealand has a growing reputation of being a safe haven for long term investors in an increasingly uncertain global economy.
As cross-border capital continues to flow into Europe’s real estate, more investors are considering a joint venture, club deals and partnerships.
Global investors are joining with European partners to develop their presence in the region’s highly competitive real estate market.
Today’s employees expect more from their workplace canteen than in previous years both in terms of what’s being served and when it’s available.
Governments are now catching up the private sector when it comes to creating workplaces that better meet the needs of their employees.
As coworking continues to grow in popularity in cities around the world, hotels are increasingly looking for a slice of the market.
As temperatures rise, so does the air con use in office buildings. Now, new designs are creating a better experience for employees as well as delivering environmental benefits.
Leaps in technology have brought our everyday lives closer to the storylines of science fiction films.
It’s not just tech and creative set-ups getting experimental in their color and design choices. More professional services and financial services firms are kitting out their offices with standing desks, beanbag chairs and abundant indoor greenery.
Modern workers and their employers are increasingly focused on getting the most out of their working day.
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.
India’s government sees electric vehicles as a key part of its plans to improve air quality and traffic within its growing cities.
Tracking Occupancy Costs in Global Cities
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.
Across Europe’s major cities, damp and decaying railway arches were often synonymous with the seedier part of town.
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.
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.