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Quarterly Transaction Volume Hits New Heights Driven

By on Feb 25, 2014 in Research

Asia Pacific Capital Markets MarketView Q4, 2013

Commercial real estate transaction volume in Asia Pacific totaled US$26.6 billion in Q4 2013, a rise of 20.8% q-o-q from the US$22 billion recorded in Q3 2013. Total transaction volume for 2013 reached US$90.4 billion, a rise of 24.2% y-o-y. Activity was led by strong turnover in Australia, China and Japan. The latter was the standout performer over the year with transaction volume surging by 110.5% y-o-y to US$23.7 billion driven by liquidity.

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Cross-border investment gathered momentum with transaction volume of US$5.81 billion, up 9.5% q-o-q. For the year 2013, investment turnover increased 53.4% y-o-y to US$18.78 billion amid strong buying activity by Asia Pacific institutional investors, Asian private investors and property funds which had recently raised capital. Australia recorded the highest volume of purchases by foreigners with investors from China, Malaysia and Singapore particularly active.

This is an extract from Asia Pacific Capital Markets MarketView Q4 2013, click to download the full report at Asia Pacific Capital Markets MarketView.

Chris Hardy has extensive research experience. Chris specializes in property research internationally writing for CBRE specifically about global issues and trends.

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