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Frasers Property to merge European, Australian logistics into US$4bn unit

Singapore-listed Frasers Property plans to merge its logistics real estate businesses in Australia and Europe into a S$5.4bn (US$3.97bn) global logistics platform. Frasers will also...
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Research round-up: Hong Kong investment cools, Australia sets new record

Here is our round-up of recent research and trends from across Asia Pacific real estate: JLL: Hong Kong office, high street values may fall up...
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People Moves: ULI Singapore, Knight Frank, Colliers

Edmund Tie & Company CEO Ong Choon Fah has been elected the new chair of ULI Singapore, replacing Centre for Liveable Cities executive director...
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Australian Aveo names Brookfield as preferred takeover partner

Australian-listed senior living group Aveo has confirmed it is in takeover talks with Canada's Brookfield Property Group, naming the major real estate investor as...
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Invincible REIT buys 18 Japanese hotels for US$767m

Tokyo-listed Invincible Investment Corporation has agreed to acquire 18 hotels across Japan from a group of sellers for a combined price of JPY 82.6bn...
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Cromwell strikes Sydney office deals worth A$413.3m

Australian-listed Cromwell Property has sold its half-stake in Sydney's Northpoint Tower for A$300m after purchasing the Altitude Corporate Centre in the same city for...
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CapitaLand to merge S-REITs into Asia-Pacific’s largest hospitality trust

Singapore's CapitaLand, which completed its merger with Ascendas-Singbridge this week, plans to combine the Ascott Residence and Ascendas Hospitality trusts into Asia Pacific's largest...
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People Moves: ULI, CBRE, JLL, Investec Property

CBRE has named Simon Rooney as executive managing director, retail investments in Australia after 25 years at JLL, where he was ranked as one...
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Credit Suisse expands into South Korea with warehouse deals

Credit Suisse Asset Management's property arm has acquired two last-mile warehouses in the Seoul Capital Area, its first transaction in South Korea's commercial property...
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Dutch APG enters Asia Pacific debt market with US$420m Australian venture

Dutch pension fund APG has committed up to A$600m (US$419.5m) to Australian real estate debt investments in its first foray into Asia Pacific property...
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ARA’s Suntec REIT snaps up Sydney office project for US$207m

Singapore-listed Suntec REIT has snapped up an office development in Pyrmont, a tech and media hub near Sydney's CBD, for A$297m (US$206.9m), marking its...
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Lendlease unveils US$1bn Asia Pacific data centre JV

Australian-listed Lendlease and an unnamed institutional investor have teamed up to invest US$1bn in data centres across Australia, China, Japan, Malaysia and Singapore. Sydney-headquartered Lendlease...
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Frasers Property sells Singapore office stake for US$327m

Singapore-listed Frasers Property has agreed to sell a 50% stake in its Frasers Tower in Singapore for S$422.7m (US$327.2m) after completing the 38-storey property...
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Warburg Pincus raises US$4.25bn for China, Southeast Asia fund

US private equity firm Warburg Pincus has raised US$4.25bn in the final closing of its China-Southeast Asia II fund that will invest in companies...
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Blackstone buys Sydney office tower from Scentre for US$1bn

Australian-listed Scentre Group has offloaded its Sydney CBD office towers to US asset manager Blackstone for A$1.52bn (US$1.06bn), just weeks after selling off a...
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People Moves: Frasers Property, LaSalle REIT Advisors, CBRE, JLL

Former Lendlease development general counsel Michael Peters has joined Frasers Property Australia's national Investment Committee. Peters has spent most of his career in the...
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Suning buys major stake in Carrefour China for US$704m

Chinese retailer Suning.com will takeover Carrefour China, the French retailer's China business, after agreeing to acquire an 80% equity stake in the business for...
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Japan Prime Realty buys Tokyo office, retail assets for US$89m

Tokyo-listed Japan Prime Realty Investment Corporation (JPR) has bought an office building and a retail property in Tokyo from its parent company for a...
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Asia home to 6 of world’s most expensive office markets

Hong Kong's Central district is once again the world's priciest prime office market, with five other Asian markets joining the top 10, according to...
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Australian Rest snaps up wind farm stake from UBS

Australian superannuation fund Rest taken full control of the largest wind farm in Western Australia after acquiring the outstanding 60% stake from UBS Asset...

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