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Insights • Investment

2021 Mainland China Investor Intentions and Cap Rate Survey

As China benefits from being “first in and first out” of the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become increasingly attractive to investors both locally and from around the globe. This report reveals investor intentions in Mainland China by market and by sector, and their cap rate expectations.

Catherine Chen • 23/04/2021

Research • Data Center

THE EDGE MAGAZINE | VOL. 6

08/06/2021

Insights • Industrial

Global Logistics Outlook

Dominic Brown • 17/05/2021

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Insights • Retail

Recovery Of The Retail Market

 
Yuko Okayasu • 11/09/2020
Understanding the long term growth vision of Japanese cities
Insights • Insights

The Future Growth of Japanese Cities

12/05/2020

Insights • Workplace

The Future Of Workplace

14/09/2020

MarketBeats

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MarketBeat • Forecast - Outlook

Global MarketBeats

Access our global interactive map - a portal to the latest stats and insights for all property types around the world.
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MarketBeat • Insights

Office Marketbeat Report

 
Hideaki Suzuki • 27/04/2021

MarketBeat • Insights

Retail Marketbeat Report

Isao Suga • 12/04/2021

MarketBeat • Insights

Data Center Marketbeat Report

Todd Olson • 05/04/2021

MarketBeat • Insights

Investment Marketbeat Report

Yoshiyuki Tanaka • 25/09/2020

MarketBeat • Insights

Logistics Marketbeat Report

Hiroshi Tsuruoka • 20/01/2021

MarketBeat • Office

Manhattan Office Marketbeat Report

08/04/2021

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Commentary

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Insights • Office

The “Blend and Extend” Trade-Off Strategy

“Blend and Extend” lease restructure is a deal type which brings advantages for both the Tenant and the Landlord.

William Krueger • 17/03/2021

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Technology

Tech Disruptor Series
Research • Technology

Tech Disruptor Series

Cushman & Wakefield's four-part series explore technologies that have the most potential impact to disrupt CRE.

Revathi Greenwood • 01/10/2020
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Research • Technology

The power of digital twin technology

Digital twin technology is the ultimate technology tool that combines artificial intelligence (AI), the internet of things (IoT), algorithms and other innovations to create a powerful collection of data.
Oliver Skagerlind

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Economy

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Research • Economy

Global Office Impact Study & Recovery Timing Report

An analysis of COVID-19’s impact on the office sector: forecasts and outcomes.
Kevin Thorpe • 22/09/2020
Oil & Gas Report
Insights • Economy

The Impact Of Covid-19 And Oil Price Declines On Oil Sensitive Office Markets

As the global economy reels under the weight of COVID-19, the oil and gas industry has been affected by another shock as global oil prices have collapsed for the third time in the last 13 years. This decline is compounding the impact of the pandemic in cities where the oil and gas industry is an important, or even dominant contributor to the local economy.

Kenneth McCarthy • 10/08/2020

Research • Insights

Accelerator Of Macro Trends

Kevin Thorpe • 17/06/2020

Insights • Economy

Global Economy Reopening Tracker

David Smith • 13/07/2020

Video • Economy

What’s Your Take….on The Economy?

Andrew Phipps • 10/07/2020

Research • Economy

Policy Watch Tokyo June 17

Hideaki Suzuki • 17/06/2020

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Cities

Revitalizing Local Tourism Through Airport Privatization
Insights • Commentary

Revitalizing Local Tourism Through Airport Privatization

The increased number of inbound tourists has triggered a discussion on airport capacities and facilities upgrades across Japan. The benefits of airport privatization are major: improvement of airport management capabilities, greater transparency of airport usage fees, promotion of LCC entry, strengthening of airport infrastructures, and more overseas gateways, to name a few.

 
Erika Watanabe • 03/09/2020
Hokkaido: Emerging Tourism Segment
Insights • Forecast - Outlook

Hokkaido: Emerging Tourism Segment

Currently, inbound visitors come to Japan for shopping, gourmet food and beverages, hot springs and traditional cultural experiences. To attract tourists to revisit Japan many new tourism aspects are emerging. What one can find in Hokkaido is local culture and sports tourism.

 
Naomi Rice • 02/09/2020

Insights • Forecast - Outlook

Fukuoka: Prime Market Redevelopments

Keiji Kato • 02/09/2020

Insights • Forecast - Outlook

Yokohama: Igniting Waterfront Development

Isao Suga • 02/09/2020

Insights • Investment

Haneda: From An Airport To An Aerotropolis

Erika Watanabe • 14/08/2020

Insights • Investment

Shinagawa: New Gateway Of Japan

Hideaki Suzuki • 14/08/2020

Insights • Retail

Osaka: Multiplier Effect With Expo 2025

Hideaki Suzuki • 13/08/2020

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Industrial

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Insights • Industrial

Global Logistics Outlook

In this report, we consider some of the key drivers affecting the global logistics market, examine recent market performance, and provide an outlook for the sector in the years to come.
Dominic Brown • 17/05/2021
Data Center marketbeat
MarketBeat • Insights

Data Center Marketbeat Report

Tokyo is rapidly becoming a regional hub for hyperscale deployments, as the xScale joint venture between Equinix and GIC nears first phase completion and development continues from the Digital Realty/Mitsubishi Corporation partnership on their latest site. 
Todd Olson • 05/04/2021

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Retail

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Research • Retail

Global Cities Retail Guide

Get detailed retail overviews of more than 150+ locations spanning 50 countries across the world.
Shanghai
Insights • Retail

COVID 19 Impact on Asian Main Streets

The retail industry is suffering tremendous economic damage from the spread of the new coronavirus. This article takes a bird's eye view of the situation in the main streets in Asia.

Hideaki Suzuki • 15/12/2020

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Investor

Insights • Investment

2021 Mainland China Investor Intentions and Cap Rate Survey

As China benefits from being “first in and first out” of the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become increasingly attractive to investors both locally and from around the globe. This report reveals investor intentions in Mainland China by market and by sector, and their cap rate expectations.

Catherine Chen • 23/04/2021
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Insights • Investment

The Signal Report: Global Guide to CRE Investing in 2021

Our Chief Economist, our Head of Capital Markets Research and our Head of the Cross-Border Capital Markets group provide a quarter-by-quarter guide to investments in CRE in 2021.
David Bitner • 26/02/2021

Insights • Industrial

2020 Global Manufacturing Risk Index

Lisa Graham • 25/06/2020

Video • Capital Markets

Greater China Capital Markets Webinar

Anna Town • 08/05/2020

Video • Investment

Asia Pacific Capital Flows Webinar

James Shepherd • 15/04/2020

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Workplace

Research • Data Center

THE EDGE MAGAZINE | VOL. 6

Learn how 5G will impact the office of the future, why the grocery store has changed forever, join the conversation on global sustainability, and more.


08/06/2021
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Research • Workplace

Workplace Ecosystems of the Future

In this report, we examine what the future of the office will look like in a post-COVID-19 world by exploring investor, occupier and placemaker feedback and analyze historical work from home (WFH) penetration rates.
David Smith • 21/12/2020

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Regional Insights

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Research • Data Center

Asia Pacific Data Centre Update | Spring/Summer 2020

Telecoms, operators, and REITs are adding half a gigawatt of capacity across major markets in Asia, with development undeterred by COVID-19.
Kevin Imboden • 13/07/2020
Analysis of the Singapore Government’s Temporary Relief Measures for Developers during COVID-19
Insights • Investment

Analysis of the Singapore Government’s Temporary Relief Measures for Developers during COVID-19

The Singapore government recently announced temporary relief measures for eligible property developers and individuals with construction projects and sale of units affected by the pandemic. Cushman & Wakefield Research's Christine Li takes a look at these measures and shares her insights.
08/05/2020

Research • Investment

Not just food and fashion!

Michael Di Carlo • 22/05/2020

Research • Investment

Philippine Property Market News (May 2020)

Claro Cordero Jr. • 01/06/2020

Insights • Investment

Scoping for Facilities Management Services

Jessamin Kaur • 25/03/2020

Research • Investment

Physical Fashion Retailing Lives On

Michael Di Carlo • 08/05/2020

GLOBAL MARKET REPORTS

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MarketBeat • Forecast - Outlook

Global MarketBeats

Access our global interactive map - a portal to the latest stats and insights for all property types around the world.
APAC Marketbeat
MarketBeat • Insights

Sydney MarketBeat Reports

Cushman & Wakefield MarketBeat reports analyze quarterly economic and commercial real estate activity including supply, demand and pricing trends at the market and submarket levels.

John Sears • 19/04/2021
APAC Marketbeat
MarketBeat • Insights

Singapore MarketBeat

Cushman & Wakefield MarketBeat reports analyze quarterly economic and commercial real estate activity including supply, demand and pricing trends at the market and submarket levels.
14/04/2021
Shanghai
MarketBeat • Insights

Shanghai MarketBeat

Cushman & Wakefield MarketBeat reports analyze quarterly economic and commercial real estate activity including supply, demand and pricing trends at the market and submarket levels.
戴德梁行季度市场报告对当季经济与商业地产动态进行研究分析,内容涵盖整体市场和细分商圈的供应,需求与价格趋势。
30/03/2021
APAC Marketbeat
MarketBeat • Insights

Seoul MarketBeat

Cushman & Wakefield MarketBeat reports analyze quarterly economic and commercial real estate activity including supply, demand and pricing trends at the market and submarket levels.
Philip Jin • 20/04/2021
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MarketBeat • Insights

Hong Kong MarketBeat

Cushman & Wakefield MarketBeat reports analyze quarterly economic and commercial real estate activity including supply, demand and pricing trends at the market and submarket levels.  
戴德梁行季度市场报告对当季经济与商业地产动态进行研究分析,内容涵盖整体市场和细分商圈的供应,需求与价格趋势。
08/04/2021

FEATURED ARTICLES

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Research • Legal

Bright Insight

Cushman & Wakefield’s Legal Sector Advisory Group has published its proprietary 2021 National Legal Sector Benchmark Survey – Bright Insight.
Sherry Cushman • 21/06/2021
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Research • Economy

Chicago Talent on the Move: Where People Live & Work after COVID-19

All of the discussions about the pandemic creating large permanent shifts in terms of where people will live and work post-pandemic is overstated or at least premature.
Linsey Smith • 21/06/2021
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Research • Office

Life Sciences on the Rise

Innovative technologies and aging demographics are driving a wave of demand for R&D space, diagnostic centers and healthcare facilities.
Kenneth McCarthy • 21/06/2021
Marketbeat European Nursing Homes Report (2020 edition)
MarketBeat • Healthcare

Marketbeat European Nursing Homes Report (2020 edition)

Cushman & Wakefield's report on the nursing home real estate market in Europe. Analysis conducted in 16 countries: structuring of operators, volumes and dynamics of the investment market and rates of return
Jérôme Salomon • 16/06/2021
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Research

Commodities Volatility

Pricing and supply chains for commodities are incredibly fluid coming out of the pandemic. Increasing demand for construction materials, limited product inventory and supply chain disruptions are driving up construction costs and resulting in longer lead times for obtaining materials.
David Smith • 15/06/2021
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Research • Workplace

Regional UK Office Market: Sector Resilience

This research examines the resilience of key business sectors in the regional UK office space market and includes a UK Regional Risk Index.  
Patrick Scanlon • 14/06/2021
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Research • Hospitality

Canadian Lodging Industry Overview

Our latest report on hospitality and gaming in Canada shows much optimism, evidenced by strong advanced bookings, rate increases, and an anticipated upswing in investment activity.
Brian Flood • 08/06/2021
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Research • Multifamily

Global Residential Impact Study: Which Gateway Markets are Primed to Rebound Post-Pandemic?

This Global Multi-Family study examines 27 global gateway markets and assesses the impact the pandemic had on residential demand, provides a “rebound ranking” score and investment recommendations.
David Bitner • 04/06/2021
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Research • Office

Sublease Space at a Glance: Pandemic Effects One Year In

Office space for sublease in North America continues to be added to the marketalbeit at the slowest rate since the pandemic began. We take a close look at the amount of sublease space available in markets across the United States and Canada.
Robert Sammons • 19/05/2021
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Research • Investment

European Forecast & Fair Value Index

The latest data insight on commercial real estate investment opportunities across Europe.
Riccardo Pizzuti • 18/05/2021
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Article • Industrial

Commodities, Shortages and Inflation: What’s the Impact on Industrial Real Estate?

In this article, we examine the current commodities market and how it may impact industrial real estate going forward.
Carolyn Salzer • 14/05/2021
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Research • Office

U.S. Office Leasing Trends: What We Learned Q1 2021

Now that Q1 2021 is behind us and 44.4% of the U.S. population has received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, occupiers and investors are asking what's next for the U.S. office sector.
David Smith • 07/05/2021

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