John Sears • 21/10/2020
Cushman & Wakefield MarketBeat reports analyze quarterly economic and commercial real estate activity including supply, demand and pricing trends at the market and submarket levels.

CBD Office: Face rental growth has now stalled for the past three quarters, remaining at Q4 2019 levels. However, with the increase in net incentives, year-on-year Premium and A-grade net effective rent growth was negative for the third quarter in a row.

Industrial: Leasing activity at the start of 2020 (January and February) was very strong, continuing the trend seen at the end of 2019, and despite the current COVID environment enquiry, activity is down but not as far as one may expect.

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Office Buildings CBD
Melbourne CBD Office Report

In terms of demand, the COVID-19 induced Stage 4 lockdown has resulted in subdued enquiry numbers, which are expected to remain relatively low until social distancing restrictions ease.

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Warehouse Internal Rack
Melbourne Industrial Report

Despite enduring the nations harshest lockdown measures, the Melbourne industrial market has delivered promising signs for the remainder of 2020 and into 2021.



Warehouse Internal Rack
Research • Investment

Australia National Investment Report (March 2020)

The Australian commercial real estate market slowed dramatically in Q1 2020 with just $3.0 billion worth of transactions recorded.
John Sears • 21/04/2020
Research • Occupier

Office Leasing Trends and Outlook 2020

In the fourth annual Cushman & Wakefield Office Leasing Trends and Outlook Survey, landlord and tenant representatives’ views of the Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane office markets were measured. This report highlights both the latest thinking on markets and notes how opinions have evolved over the past 12 months.
John Sears • 18/12/2019
North Sydney Highway Traffic
Research • Occupier

2020 Vision - Australian Property Insights

Australian Commercial Real Estate (CRE) transaction volumes are at record levels with strong demand from both local and international investors. However, the market is desynchronising with yields in some sectors and markets continuing to compress to record lows, while for others demand has fallen and yields are being challenged.
John Sears • 17/12/2019