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Sasseur REIT Announces Sucessful Transfer of Kunming Land Parcel to Sponsor

Sasseur Real Estate Investment Trust, which owns retail outlet malls in China, has successfully transferred to its Sponsor, Sasseur Cayman Holding Limited, a 116,432-sqm parcel of land in Kunming City, thereby mitigating a liability risk, ...
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Abacus Property Group Announces FY19 Distribution Per Security of 18.5 Australian Cents, Up By 2.8% From FY18

Abacus Property Group today announced its results for the full year ended 30 June 2019. Its distribution per security is at 18.5 cents, up 2.8% from FY18 ...
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Singapore Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)’ Corporate Governance Improved for Second Year

Singapore real estate investment trusts (REITs)’ corporate governance improved for second year Capitaland Commercial Trust and Capitaland Mall Trust named best REITs for governance Singapore REITs scored a mean index of 78.6, according to the ...
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CapitaLand Retail China Trust Announces Issue Price of S$1.5232 (US$1.10) For New Units To Be Issued Under The Distribution Reinvestment Plan

CapitaLand Retail China Trust Management Limited, as manager of CapitaLand Retail China Trust (“CRCT”), wishes to announce the issue price of the new Units to be issued under the DRP in respect of the Cumulative ...
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Japan Prime Realty Investment Corporation Announces Cash Distribution of 7,380 Yen (US$69.65)Per Unit For Period Ending June 2019

Unitholders recorded on the unitholders registry as of Jun. 30, 2019 are eligible to receive cash distributions of 7,380 yen per unit. Furthermore, the final trading day on the Tokyo Stock Exchange for cash distribution ...
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Agriculture’s Role in Investing in Australian REITs(ASX)

A-REITs are commonly categorised by the kind of property they hold, such as industrial warehouses, retail shopping centres, childcare facilities or commercial offices. However, the A-REIT structure can also be applied to agricultural property. This article ...
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Dexus Grew its Distribution Per Security by 5% to 50.2 Australian Cents in FY 2019,

Dexus today announced that it had achieved 5.5% Adjusted Funds From Operations1 (AFFO) per security growth and 5.0% distribution per security growth for FY19, and confirmed its guidance of circa 5% distribution per security growth ...
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Manulife US REIT Increased its Distribution Per Unit by 20.2% in 1H to 3.04 US Cents

Manulife US Real Estate Investment Trust (“Manulife US REIT” or“the REIT”), the first pure-play U.S. office REIT listed in Asia, today reported a DPU of 3.04 US cents for the first half ended 30 June ...
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Axis REIT Announces Plans to Acquire Nusajaya Tech Park Properties for RM55.8 M (US$13.3 M)

The Proposed Acquisition of the Properties is in line with the Fund’s investment objectives and its growth strategy to provide the unitholders with stable income distribution and to achieve growth in the net asset value ...
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Stockland Accelerates Workplace & Logistics Development Strategy With Piccadilly Centre And 135 King Street Transactions

Stockland today announced the exchange of contracts to sell its 50 per cent stake in 135 King Street and Glasshouse in Sydney for $340 million, and to acquire the remaining ...
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Frasers Logistics & Industrial Trust Completes Acquisition of Interests In 3 Properties In Australia And The Use Of Proceeds From The Private Placement

Further to the Acquisition Announcement, Frasers Logistics & Industrial Asset Management Pte. Ltd., in its capacity as manager of FLT (the “Manager”), is pleased to announce the completion of the ...
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Abacus Property Group Announces FY19 Distribution Per Security of 18.5 Australian Cents, Up By 2.8% From FY18

Abacus Property Group today announced its results for the full year ended 30 June 2019. Its distribution per security is at 18.5 cents, up 2.8% from FY18 ...
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Agriculture’s Role in Investing in Australian REITs(ASX)

A-REITs are commonly categorised by the kind of property they hold, such as industrial warehouses, retail shopping centres, childcare facilities or commercial offices. However, the A-REIT structure can also be ...
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Dexus Grew its Distribution Per Security by 5% to 50.2 Australian Cents in FY 2019,

Dexus today announced that it had achieved 5.5% Adjusted Funds From Operations1 (AFFO) per security growth and 5.0% distribution per security growth for FY19, and confirmed its guidance of circa ...
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Arena REIT Announced a 5.5% Rise in its Distribution Per Security (DPS)

Arena REIT (Arena) announces a net operating profit for FY19 of $37.7 million, an increase of 9% on the prior year. Key contributors to the operating result were rental income ...
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Charter Hall Long WALE REIT Announces Operating Earnings Per Share (EPS) of 26.9 Australian Cents For Period Ending 30 June 2019

Charter Hall Long WALE REIT today announces its FY19 results for the period ending 30 June 2019. Key financial and operational highlights for the period are: Financial highlights: Operating earnings ...
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Sale Of 201 Elizabeth Street Sydney Contributes To Trading Profits

Dexus today announced that it has reached agreement to sell 201 Elizabeth Street, Sydney, in which it owns a 50% interest, contributing to future trading profits ...
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Dexus Launches Next Stage Of Office As A Service

Dexus has acquired the Australian operations of Six Ideas, a strategic workplace and change management consultancy, enabling Dexus customers to align workplace with organisational goals and strategy ...
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Centuria Industrial REIT Moves to Bolster Balance Sheet (Financial Review)

Centuria's industrial-focused real estate investment trust has delivered lower earnings per unit this financial year, albeit in line with guidance, as it takes measures to strengthen its balance sheet ...
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Japan Prime Realty Investment Corporation Announces Cash Distribution of 7,380 Yen (US$69.65)Per Unit For Period Ending June 2019

Unitholders recorded on the unitholders registry as of Jun. 30, 2019 are eligible to receive cash distributions of 7,380 yen per unit. Furthermore, the final trading day on the Tokyo Stock Exchange for cash distribution ...
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Japan’s 2020 Occupancy Rate Seen Falling, Survey Reveals

Japan’s 2020 Occupancy Rate Seen Falling, Survey Reveals Analysts have become apprehensive about the global outlook With the onset of the biggest volume of office space since the Global Financial Crisis scheduled in 2020 and ...
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LPGK Withdraws Petition Filed Seeking Permission to Inspect and Take Copies of the Meeting Minutes of the Board of Officers of Sakura Sogo REIT

LPGK and SSR have reached amicable settlement, and LPGK has received copies of the parts of the meeting minutes which it believed to be particularly important, and therefore the Relevant Petition has been withdrawn. The ...
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Star Asia Group Announces Detailed Proposal For Merger Between Sakura Sogo REIT And Star Asia Investment Corp

As of August 6, 2019, Star Asia Group, holds 16,896 investment units (approximately 5.1%) of SSR and 97,000 investment units (approximately 17.9%) of SAR. Upon completion of the Proposed Merger between SAR and SSR, Star ...
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Star Asia’s Proposed Bid For Sakura Sogo Challenges Japan-REIT Regulations

Star Asia’s Proposed Bid For Sakura Sogo Challenges Japan-REIT Regulations Fund managers regard Star Asia Group’s bid for Sakura Sogo as a positive move. More importantly, they see it as a legal test of the ...
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Star Asia Withdraws Petition for Injunction of Illegal Acts Allegedly Conducted by the Executive Director of Sakura Sogo

Star Asia Group announced its withdrawal of their petition seeking for injuction of illegal acts conduced by the Executive Director of Sakura Sogo REIT (SSR). This is after they have reached an agreement with SSR’s ...
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Kenedix Group Changes Kanda Kihara Building’s Name To KDX Kanda Kitaguchi Building

The decision to change the property name was based on efforts to more closely identify the building as the property owned and managed by the Kenedix (KDX) Group, and to maintain and enhance our competitive ...
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ORIX JREIT Acquires Sendai Minamimachidori Building

ORIX JREIT Inc. announced the acquisition of the Sendai Minamimachidori Building for 3.9 billion yen ...
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TIMELINE: Tracking the developments of Star Asia’s controversial bid for Sakura Sogo

TIMELINE: Tracking the developments of Star Asia's controversial bid for Sakura Sogo Amid Japan’s typically amicable REIT culture, Star Asia Group’s takeover proposal for Sakura Sogo on May 10 was an unexpected move. For the ...
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Fukuoka REIT Establishes Green Finance Framework to Fund Eligible Green Projects

Fukuoka REIT Corporation has established the green finance framework in line with the “Green Bond Principles 2018” and “Green Bond Guidelines 2017 by Ministry of the Environment” set forth by the Ministry of the Environment ...
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Sasseur REIT Announces Sucessful Transfer of Kunming Land Parcel to Sponsor

Sasseur Real Estate Investment Trust, which owns retail outlet malls in China, has successfully transferred to its Sponsor, Sasseur Cayman Holding Limited, a 116,432-sqm parcel of land in Kunming City, thereby mitigating a liability risk, ...
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Singapore Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)’ Corporate Governance Improved for Second Year

Singapore real estate investment trusts (REITs)’ corporate governance improved for second year Capitaland Commercial Trust and Capitaland Mall Trust named best REITs for governance Singapore REITs scored a mean index of 78.6, according to the ...
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CapitaLand Retail China Trust Announces Issue Price of S$1.5232 (US$1.10) For New Units To Be Issued Under The Distribution Reinvestment Plan

CapitaLand Retail China Trust Management Limited, as manager of CapitaLand Retail China Trust (“CRCT”), wishes to announce the issue price of the new Units to be issued under the DRP in respect of the Cumulative ...
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Manulife US REIT Increased its Distribution Per Unit by 20.2% in 1H to 3.04 US Cents

Manulife US Real Estate Investment Trust (“Manulife US REIT” or“the REIT”), the first pure-play U.S. office REIT listed in Asia, today reported a DPU of 3.04 US cents for the first half ended 30 June ...
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EC World REIT Completed Acquisition of Fuzhou E-Commerce After Second Loan Drawdown

The loan proceeds under both the Second Offshore Drawdown and the Second Onshore Drawdown have been utilised to fund the Acquisitions of Fuzhou E-Commerce. The Manager is pleased to announce the completion of the Acquisitions by ...
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BHG Retail REIT Reported a 6% Rise in its 1H Distribution Per Unit to 2.08 Singapore Cents

BHG Retail REIT gross revenue grew 13.9%1 year-on-year during the quarter. Amount available for distribution for 2Q 2019 of S$5.3 million increased 2.9% year-on-year. In line with BHG Retail REIT’s distribution polic yto payout at ...
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Singapore Studies Tightening Regulation For Bonds, REITs (Bloomberg)

Singapore is examining ways to tighten regulation of retail bond issues and the real estate investment trust sector as it steps up investor protection in the city-state ...
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IREIT Global Strengthens Portfolio And Declares DPU Of 2.93 Singapore Cents For 1H2019

IREIT Global (IREIT), a Europe-focused real estate investment trust managed by IREIT Global Group Pte. Ltd. (the Manager), is pleased to announce a consistent set of results for the financial quarter ended 30 June 2019 ...
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ESR REIT Completes Acquisition Of 48 Pandan Road, Singapore

Further to the announcement dated 17 June 2019 titled “Entry into Joint Venture and Acquisition of 48 Pandan Road, Singapore 609289”, ESR Funds Management (S) Limited, as manager of ESR-REIT, is pleased to announce that ...
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Update: Concerns Loom for Hong Kong’s Future; REITs Fall

(Updating to show that REITs have fallen) Concerns Loom for Hong Kong's Future; REITs Fall (Update) Hong Kong’s REITs and real estate stocks can still withstand the protests, but longer-term concerns loom  (For July's performance ...
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Link REIT might change tracks to achieve its HK$100 goal (The Standard)

Shares of Link REIT (0823) have fallen five straight trading days, dropping 4.81 percent to HK$95 last Friday from its historic high of HK$99.8 in July 5 ...
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China Merchants Shekou Plans $800 Million REIT IPO in Hong Kong (Bloomberg)

China Merchants Shekou Industrial Zone Holdings Co. is planning an initial public offering of a real estate investment trust in Hong Kong, the city’s first REIT listing in five years, according to people with knowledge ...
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theDesk To Open Fifth Hong Kong Location in Building Owned By Sunlight REIT (Marketing Interactive)

Co-working space theDesk is adding a fifth location to its body of Hong Kong premises. Set to open in Q4 of 2019, the new space, it will be located at the Strand 50 property, Sheung ...
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Capping Rents In Link REIT Public Shopping Malls Shot Down by Hong Kong Government Officials Who Say It Is Incompatible With Basic Law (SCMP)

Hong Kong officials shot down a proposed bill to cap rent for shops in public housing estates on Friday, saying it was not in line with the Basic Law ...
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Office rents headed higher in Island East and Tsim Sha Tsui, as Central exodus gathers steam (SCMP)

The decentralisation of companies moving away from the core business district will accelerate after the opening of the HK$36 billion (US$4.59 billion) Central-Wan Chai Bypass and Island Eastern Corridor Link on Sunday, according to property ...
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Hong Kong’s office landlords raise creditworthiness requirements as more commercial tenants walk away from leases (SCMP)

Commercial landlords in Hong Kong, who own some of the world’s most expensive offices, are doubling or tripling the money that tenants must put down as deposit, as a downturn in business sentiment and tightening ...
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Hong Kong’s biggest and last data centre plot fetches nine bids from top industry players(SCMP)

The biggest and last remaining land parcel for a data centre ever to be sold via tender by the Hong Kong government has received nine bids, but markets observers say more needs to be done ...
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China Southern Airlines Hopes To Get HK$1B(US$130m) Office Sale Off The Ground In SAI YING PUN(Mingtiandi)

China Southern Airlines is reportedly putting up for sale a four-storey office space in a waterfront building in Hong Kong’s Sai Ying Pun area, with hopes for a HK$1 billion (US$130 million) payday, according to ...
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Swire Pacific sell 100% interest in the Cityplaza Three and Cityplaza Four Properties (Press Release)

Reference is made to the joint announcement issued by Swire Pacific Limited (“Swire Pacific”) and Swire Properties Limited (“Swire Properties”) dated 15th June 2018 in respect of the sale of Swire Properties’ 100% interest in ...
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Axis REIT Announces Plans to Acquire Nusajaya Tech Park Properties for RM55.8 M (US$13.3 M)

The Proposed Acquisition of the Properties is in line with the Fund’s investment objectives and its growth strategy to provide the unitholders with stable income distribution and to achieve growth in the net asset value ...
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Capitaland Malaysia Mall Trust’s DPU Declined By 19.9% To 3.22 sen in 1H of 2019

Distributable income for 1H 2019 was RM65.8 million and distribution per unit (DPU) was 3.22 sen. The annualised DPU of 6.49 sen for 1H 2019 translates to an annualised distribution yield of 6.1% based on ...
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Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Malaysia Commits $100 M To Healthcare Wholesale Property Fund

The Healthcare Wholesale Property Fund (HWPF) today announced Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Malaysia as a new investor in the fund ...
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Axis REIT Proposes Acquisition of Leasehold Land in Bayan Lepas Free Industrial Zone Phase 4

Axis REIT announced its proposed acquisition of a piece of leasehold land situated in Bayan Lepas Free Industrial Zone Phase 4, 11900 Bayan Lepas, Pulau Pinang erected with a purpose-built double-storey factory-cum-office building from Zoomic ...
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Malaysian REITs Sector Likely To Have a Bumpy Ride (The Star)

The road ahead for the Malaysian real estate investment trust (REIT) sector is expected to be a bumpy one, according to AmInvestment Bank Research ...
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CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust Appoints New Interim Chief Financial Officer

Ms Tan Lei Keng is appointed as the Interim Chief Financial Officer of the Company ...
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CapitaLand CFO To Leave Position After Two Years

CapitaLand Malaysia Mall REIT Management's Jacqueline has announced that she will be leaving her post as the company's chief financial officer. Kua joined the company back in 2017 and is now leaving the role to ...
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