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Niche No More? Cushman & Wakefield Ranks 38 Global Data Center Markets

Singapore Market Ranks #6 Due to Low Environmental Risk and Presence of Most Major Global Colocation Operators

Geraldine Cheong • 21/01/2020

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Cushman & Wakefield Study Shows the Impact of Demographic Shifts on the Global Workplace by 2030

The retirement of Baby Boomers and the debut of Generation Z workers, along with other demographic shifts, have major implications for real estate occupiers, investors and policy-makers around the world, according to a new global research report from Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK). All stakeholders need to understand the impact of these trends and how to position themselves to maximize opportunities.

Geraldine Cheong • 08/01/2020

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Chatbots And Tenant Portals Top The 2019 Most Desired Proptech List In Asia Pacific

Cushman & Wakefield, a leading global real estate services firm, has today published The Proptech Top 5 for Asia Pacific Asset Services report – their 2019 survey of over 100 clients across Asia Pacific on their sentiments towards proptech.

Geraldine Cheong • 01/10/2019

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Flight to alternatives pushes CRE investment to new yearly high

Sustained investor appetite for alternative asset classes into Q4 2019, combined with elevated office market transactions, supported record yearly investment into Australian commercial real estate of $45.6 billion, according to Cushman & Wakefield research.

John Sears • 21/01/2020

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Melbourne, Sydney office rental growth slows as leasing market turns

2019 marked a significant decrease in the rate of rental growth in the Melbourne and Sydney CBD prime office markets, as tenant demand slowed on softer business conditions, according to the latest Cushman & Wakefield quarterly Office Marketbeat.

John Sears • 13/01/2020

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Huang family sells Buckley’s Bar site at Opera Quays for $25.1m

In the second time that the platinum retail asset has traded in as many years, The Huang family has sold the iconic ‘Buckley’s Bar’ site on the waterfront at Circular Quay to a Macao based investor for $25.1m, representing a net yield of 3.5%.

Anthony Bray • 31/12/2019

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Cushman & Wakefield expands Victorian Retail Leasing Team

Cushman & Wakefield has today announced it has strengthened its Retail Leasing team in Victoria with the appointment of Stephanie Harding as Manager, Retail Leasing.

Michael Di Carlo • 09/12/2019

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Oxford Properties And Investa Sell Premium Melbourne Cbd Office Tower For $830m

Charter Hall and Canada’s Public Sector Pension Investment Board have jointly acquired the 47-storey A-grade commercial office tower at 242 Exhibition Street, in the Melbourne CBD, in an off-market $830 million transaction.

17/07/2019

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Simon Fenn to lead NSW Commercial Real Estate business

Cushman & Wakefield, has today announced it has significantly strengthened its commercial real estate platform with the appointment of Simon Fenn as Managing Director of the New South Wales agency business.

16/05/2019

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Cushman & Wakefield to sell premium ‘Opera Quays’ retail site

Global commercial real estate firm, Cushman & Wakefield, has been appointed to sell the freehold interest in Australia’s most prominent harbourfront retail site located at ‘Opera Quays’, Circular Quay with customer views of icons including the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Opera House.

Anthony Bray • 29/04/2019

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CBIC to sell commercial office building at Yeerongpilly

Cushman & Wakefield, jointly with Savills, today announced it has been appointed by the City of Brisbane Investment Corporation (CBIC) to sell a three-storey, A-grade commercial office building at 665 Fairfield Road, Yeerongpilly.

28/03/2019

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Australian CRE investment set to climb with $8bn in live office deals

The Australian office market is set to drive national commercial real estate investment volumes higher in 2019, with nearly $8bn in office asset sales currently on the market across the country. Once transacted, this pipeline will add to the $3.2 billion in office deals already completed in Q1 2019 – 66% of the market-wide quarterly investment total of $5.46 billion.

John Sears • 27/03/2019

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CUSHMAN & WAKEFIELD ESTABLISHES DEBT SOLUTIONS CAPABILITY

Cushman & Wakefield today announced it has appointed Brad Nelson as National Director, Debt Solutions, establishing a national property financing and debt markets capability to complement its existing agency platform.

James Patterson • 27/03/2019

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Cushman & Wakefield acquires national trade services business

Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) today announced the acquisition of one of South Australia’s largest trade services businesses, Smith Brothers Group (Smith Brothers), comprising 200 people, enhancing the company’s facilities services across Australia and New Zealand. The team will join Cushman & Wakefield’s Australian occupier services platform and be part of the company’s global occupier services network that manages 3.5B SF across the world.

James Patterson • 07/03/2019

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Sale and Lease at Neighbouring Industrial Properties in Rowville

Cushman & Wakefield today announced the sale and lease of adjacent properties at 35 and 37 Laser Drive respectively, in the suburb of Rowville in Melbourne’s south east.

Jordie Cassidy • 05/03/2019

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Case Notes: Croghan v Blacktown City Council, January 2019

Cushman & Wakefield Valuations have a dedicated government, legal & corporate team specialising in compulsary acquisition, S88K easement acquisition and general real property litigation matters. We are pleased to continue our ongoing series of valuation case notes with our summary of the recent decision of the NSW Land & Environment Court in Croghan v Blacktown City Council
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Case Notes: Roads and Maritime Services v United Petroleum

Cushman & Wakefield Valuations have a dedicated Government, Legal & Corporate team specialising in compulsory acquisition, S88K easement acquisition and general real property litigation matters. We are pleased to continue our ongoing series of valuation case notes with our summary of the recent decision of the NSW Land & Environment Court in Roads and Maritime Services v United Petroleum Pty Ltd.
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