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Mapletree Logistics Trust To Acquire S$1.4 Billion (US$1.03 Billion) Of Grade-A Logistics Assets In China, Vietnam, and Japan

Mapletree Logistics Trust To Acquire S$1.4 Billion (US$1.03 Billion) Of Grade-A Logistics Assets In China, Vietnam, and Japan November 23, 2021 - Mapletree Logistics Trust announced the proposed acquisition of a portfolio of 16 logistics ...
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Digital Realty Seeks To List Data Centre-Focused Digital Core REIT In Singapore (Business Times)

Digital Realty Seeks To List Data Centre-Focused Digital Core REIT In Singapore (Business Times) November 23, 2021 - New York Stock Exchange-listed Digital Realty Trust is seeking a listing on the Singapore Exchange (SGX) for a data ...
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OUE Commercial REIT Appoints BNP Paribas Asia Pacific Real Estate Co-Head as CEO

OUE Commercial REIT Appoints BNP Paribas Asia Pacific Real Estate Co-Head as CEO November 22, 2021 - OUE Commercial REIT Management Pte. Ltd., the manager of OUE Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust (OUE C-REIT), announced ...
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Manulife US REIT Announced Liquidation Of Dormant Entities

Manulife US REIT Announced Liquidation Of Dormant Entities November 18, 2021 - In a statement, Manulife US REIT said DBS Trustee Limited, in its capacity as trustee of Manulife US REIT, has completed the liquidation ...
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Australian real estate

DWPF Acquires Additional 25% Interest In Westfield Warringah Mall

DWPF Acquires Additional 25% Interest In Westfield Warringah Mall November 18, 2021 - Dexus today announced that Dexus Wholesale Property Fund (DWPF) has exchanged contracts to acquire an additional 25% interest in Westfield Warringah Mall, ...
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Manila, Philippines Real Estate

Megaworld’s REIT To Acquire 4 Office Towers (Manila Standard)

Megaworld’s REIT To Acquire 4 Office Towers (Manila Standard) November 17, 2021 - MREIT Inc., the real estate investment trust company owned by Megaworld Corp., said Tuesday it will acquire four prime office towers next ...
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More Korean REIT Debuts Garner Investor Attention (The Korean Herald)

More Korean REIT Debuts Garner Investor Attention (The Korean Herald) November 17, 2021 - South Korea is poised to welcome a series of listings of real estate investment trusts by the end of this year, ...
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CapitaLand Development And Ascendas REIT To Jointly Redevelop 1 Science Park Drive Into A Life Science And Innovation Campus For S$883 Million (US$652.12 Million)

CapitaLand Development And Ascendas REIT To Jointly Redevelop 1 Science Park Drive Into A Life Science And Innovation Campus For S$883 Million (US$652.12 Million) November 16, 2021 - As part of the multi-stage precinct rejuvenation ...
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AIMS APAC REIT Completes The Acquisition Of Woolworths HQ in New South Wales, Australia

AIMS APAC REIT Completes The Acquisition Of Woolworths HQ in New South Wales, Australia November 16, 2021 - AIMS APAC REIT announced that AIMS Capital Management Pty Ltd, the trustee of Bella Vista Trust - a ...
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SPH Says New Cuscaden Scheme Is Superior To The Keppel Final Offer

SPH Says New Cuscaden Scheme Is Superior To The Keppel Final Offer November 15, 2021 - Cuscaden Peak entered into an Implementation Agreement with Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) to acquire all the issued and paid-up ...
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Centuria Industrial Property Fund To Raise $325 Million For Major Portfolio Expansion (Business News Australia)

Centuria Industrial Property Fund To Raise $325 Million For Major Portfolio Expansion (Business News Australia) September 23, 2021 - Centuria Industrial REIT has entered into agreements to acquire eight freehold ...
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GPT distribution update

Dexus Expands Industrial Platform With $1.5 Billion Of Acquisitions And Developments

Dexus Expands Industrial Platform With $1.5 Billion Of Acquisitions And Developments September 23, 2021 - Dexus today announced the acquisition of a portfolio of quality industrial properties alongside APN Industria ...
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Fitch Ratings Says Australian REITs To Feel Long-Term Effects From Current Structural Changes

Fitch Ratings Says Australian REITs To Feel Long-Term Effects From Current Structural Changes September 22, 2021 - Fitch Ratings said in a report that Australia’s REITs have been exposed to ...
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Vicinity Centres Appoints Adrian Chye As New Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Vicinity Centres Appoints Adrian Chye As New Chief Financial Officer (CFO) September 13, 2021 - Vicinity Centres announced the appointment of Mr Adrian Chye as Chief Financial Officer (‘CFO’), effective September 13, ...
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GPT distribution update

Australian REIT Returns Recover As Confidence Grows (Australian Financial Review)

Australian REIT Returns Recover As Confidence Grows (Australian Financial Review) September 10, 2021 - Listed funds investing in Australian commercial, retail and industrial real estate have been among the top ...
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Australian real estate

Dexus Healthcare Property Fund Acquires High-Quality Hospital In Sydney

Dexus Healthcare Property Fund Acquires High-Quality Hospital In Sydney September 6, 2021 - Dexus Healthcare Property Fund (DHPF) has acquired Arcadia Pittwater Private Hospital (Arcadia Pittwater) and day rehabilitation facility, ...
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Fitch Ratings: Australian Retail REITs Show Signs of Rebound, Office Challenges Begin to Emerge

Fitch Ratings: Australian Retail REITs Show Signs of Rebound, Office Challenges Begin to Emerge August 25, 2021 - Diversified Australian REITs were resilient in the financial year ended June 2021 ...
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Vicinity Centres Invests in Tech for its Retail Sector

Vicinity Centres Invests in Tech for its Retail Sector August 19, 2021 - Vicinity Centres has announced a new relationship with Taronga Ventures, Asia’s leading technology and innovation investor, that will ...
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Abacus Property Group Announces 5.4% Decline in Full Year Distribution Per Security

Abacus Property Group Announces 5.4% Decline in Full Year Distribution Per Security August 18, 2021 - Abacus Property Group announced its financial results for the full year ended 30 June ...
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Dexus Acquires 49% Interest in Perth Office Tower

Dexus Acquires 49% Interest in Perth Office Tower July 22, 2021 - Dexus today announced that it has acquired a 49% interest in a holding unit trust that owns Capital ...
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Japan real estate

United Urban Investment Corporation DPU Down 10% In End-November 2020

United Urban Investment Corporation DPU Down 10% In End-November 2020 January 18, 2021 - United Urban Investment Corporation announced a 10% decline in its DPU from end-May 2020 to end-November 2020 as the restrictions brought ...
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Japan-listed Logistics Asset Value Expanded by 15.3% in 2020

Japan-listed Logistics Asset Value Expanded by 15.3% in 2020 In the first ten months of 2020, J-REIT’s total AUM increased by approximately 1 trillion (US$9.4 billion), according to ARES. January 15, 2021 – The market ...
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Parkway Life REIT Acquires Japan Nursing Home

Parkway Life REIT Acquires Japan Nursing Home December 11, 2020 - Parkway Life Real Estate Investment Trust, one of Asia’s largest listed healthcare REITs, announced the acquisition of a nursing home in the Greater Tokyo ...
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United Urban Investments Corporation To Acquire Two Tokyo Properties

United Urban Investments Corporation To Acquire Two Tokyo Properties November 6, 2020 - United Urban Investment Corporation announced that it had acquired the following properties: The assets have direct access to Toranomon-hills Station on Tokyo ...
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Sharp Declines In Demand Force Retailers To Rethink Opening Strategies

Sharp Declines In Demand Force Retailers To Rethink Opening Strategies October 14, 2020 - Retailers in Japan are being forced to think of new strategies to cope with the reopening of major cities and resumption ...
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Development Plans Continue In Japan’s Real Estate Market

Development Plans Continue In Japan's Real Estate Market September 15, 2020 - While Japan's hotel and retail sectors continue to suffer under movement restrictions caused by COVID-19, plans for mixed developments in some districts indicated ...
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IFF Completes One Out Of Three Scheduled Acquisitions

IFF Completes One Out Of Three Scheduled Acquisitions August 13, 2020 -- Industrial & Infrastructure Fund Investment Corporation (IIF) announced that IIF completed the acquisition of one of the three properties that it plans to ...
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J-REITs’ Secondary Offerings: Room for Improvement (Magazine)

J-REITs’ Secondary Offerings: Room for Improvement By Christian Bernasconi, Managing Director, B&I Capital In January 2019, we wrote an article titled “J-REITs Secondary Offerings Unfairly impact Issuers and Investors.” In the article, we argued that ...
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Industrial & Infrastructure Fund Investment Corporation Completes Acquisition Series

Industrial & Infrastructure Fund Investment Corporation Completes Acquisition Series July 16, 2020 -- Industrial & Infrastructure Fund Investment Corporation (IIF) announced that it has completed the acquisition of one of the five properties that it ...
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Kenedix Office Investment Acquires Shinbashi M-Square Bright Property

Kenedix Office Investment Acquires Shinbashi M-Square Bright Property June 29, 2020 -- Kenedix Office Investment Corporation announced that it has decided to acquire Shinbashi M-SQUARE Bright for 16.3 billion yen (US$150 million). The scheduled date ...
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United Hampshire US REIT Lowers Sale Consideration For Self-storage Assets (The Business Times)

United Hampshire US REIT Lowers Sale Consideration For Self-storage Assets (The Business Times) April 19, 2022 - United Hampshire US Reit has agreed to revise the sale consideration of its 2 self-storage properties - Elizabeth ...
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US Office S-REITs Set For Continued Growth With The Return To Office (The Business Times)

US Office S-REITs Set For Continued Growth With The Return To Office (The Business Times) April 18, 2022 - With up to 75 per cent of employees now able to return to the workplace in ...
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Fitch Assigns ‘BBB-‘ to Ascott REIT’s Proposed Notes

Fitch Assigns 'BBB-' to Ascott REIT's Proposed Notes April 12, 2022 - Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'BBB-' long-term rating to Ascott Real Estate Investment Trust's (BBB-/Stable) proposed unsecured, unsubordinated, Singapore-dollar notes.  The notes are ...
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ESR-REIT Undertakes A Build-to-Suit Redevelopment At 21B Senoko Loop For NTS Components Singapore Pte Ltd

ESR-REIT Undertakes A Build-to-Suit Redevelopment At 21B Senoko Loop For NTS Components Singapore Pte Ltd April 12, 2022 - ESR Funds Management (S) Limited, the manager of ESR-REIT, announced the redevelopment of a build-to-suit high-specifications ...
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Singapore REITs' distributions fall

Frasers Hospitality Trust Said To Weigh Going Private (The Straits Times)

Frasers Hospitality Trust Said To Weigh Going Private (The Straits Times) April 12, 2022 - Singapore-listed Frasers Hospitality Trust (FHT) is considering a plan to go private amid concerns that its share price does not ...
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EC World REIT Able To Refinance Loans, Continue As Going Concern, Says Manager (The Straits Times)

EC World REIT Able To Refinance Loans, Continue As Going Concern, Says Manager (The Straits Times) April 8, 2022 - The manager of EC World real estate investment trust (Reit) said the refinancing exercise for ...
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CGS-CIMB Downgrades SPH REIT To ‘Hold’ (Business Times)

CGS-CIMB Downgrades SPH REIT To 'Hold' (Business Times) April 5, 2022 - CGS-CIMB has downgraded its call on SPH Reit to "hold" from "add" as it expects the real estate investment trust's (Reit) recovery is ...
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Singapore REIT

First REIT Successfully Prices Singapore’s First Sealthcare social Bond

First REIT Successfully Prices Singapore’s First Sealthcare social Bond April 1, 2022 - First REIT Management Limited announced that Perpetual (Asia) Limited (in its capacity as trustee of First REIT) has priced the first-ever healthcare ...
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CICT And COREF To Acquire Singapore’s Grade A Office Building 79 Robinson Road

CICT And COREF To Acquire Singapore’s Grade A Office Building 79 Robinson Road March 28, 2022 - CapitaLand Integrated Commercial Trust (CICT) and CapitaLand Open End Real Estate Fund (COREF), a newly established discretionary fund ...
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Ho Bee Should Inject Its Investment Properties Into A REIT (Business Times)

Ho Bee Should Inject Its Investment Properties Into A REIT (Business Times) March 22, 2022 - Some market watchers are predicting that London's office towers will hollow out, as more people work remotely and Brexit ...
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The Future of Hong Kong’s Investment Climate (Magazine)

The Future of Hong Kong’s Investment Climate (Magazine) China has come under fire from countries, including the UK, US and Japan, over its controversial national security laws for Hong Kong. Concerns are rife that the ...
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Hong Kong REIT proposal

Hong Kong’s SFC Proposes to Grant Greater Investment Flexibility to REITs (Regulation Asia)

Hong Kong's SFC Proposes to Grant Greater Investment Flexibility to REITs (Regulation Asia) June 10, 2020- REITs will be given more flexibility to invest in minority-owned properties and property development projects, and borrowing limits will ...
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Hong Kong REIT proposal

Link REIT Posts Higher Distribution Per Unit In First Three Months Of 2020

Link REIT Posts Higher Distribution Per Unit In First Three Months Of 2020 June 2, 2020 -- The board of directors of Link Asset Management Limited as manager of Link Real Estate Investment Trust reported ...
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Hong Kong Retail Landlords Link REIT, Wheelock And Emperor International Set Alarm Bells Ringing With Profit Warnings (South China Morning Post)

Hong Kong Retail Landlords Link REIT, Wheelock And Emperor International Set Alarm Bells Ringing With Profit Warnings (South China Morning Post) May 8, 2020 -- Major listed Hong Kong retail landlords have set alarm bells ...
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Link REIT Expands Support Scheme For Tenants Impacted By COVID-19 To HK$300 M (US$38.7 M)

Link REIT Expands Support Scheme For Tenants Impacted By COVID-19 To HK$300 M (US$38.7 M) April 13, 2020- Link Asset Management Limited (Link), the manager of Link Real Estate Investment Trust, announced today (Friday) that ...
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Hong Kong real estate

Private Equity Group PAG, Criticises Spring REIT Failures, Conflicts Of Interest (The Standard)

Private Equity Group PAG, Criticises Spring REIT Failures, Conflicts Of Interest (The Standard) February 13, 2020 -- PAG Real Estate, which holds an 18.2 percent interest in Spring Real Estate Investment Trust (1426), has issued a ...
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Hong Kong REIT proposal

Link REIT Establishes Support Scheme for Small and Medium-sized Tenants Amid Coronavirus Disruptions

Link REIT Establishes Support Scheme for Small and Medium-sized Tenants Amid Coronavirus Disruptions February 12, 2020 -- Link Asset Management Limited (Link), the manager of Link Real Estate Investment Trust (Hong Kong stock code: 823), ...
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Moody’s Downgrades Hong Kong Outlook To Negative As Protests Go On (Reuters)

Credit rating agency Moody’s changed its outlook on Hong Kong’s rating to negative from stable on Monday, reflecting what it called the rising risk of “an erosion in the strength of Hong Kong’s institutions” amid ...
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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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Mall Closures To Put A Dent On REIT Earnings (The Malaysian Reserve)

Mall Closures To Put A Dent On REIT Earnings (The Malaysian Reserve) October 13, 2020 - THE spread of Covid-19 infections and enforcement of controlled movement are set to impact shopping malls and likely dent ...
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UOA REIT To Buy Corporate Tower for RM700 M (US$168.23 M)

UOA REIT To Buy Corporate Tower for RM700 M (US$168.23 M) September 29, 2020 - The trustee of UOA Real Estate Investment Trust has entered into a conditional sale and purchase agreement with UOA Development ...
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KLCCP Stapled Group’s Second Quarter Revenue Down 24%

KLCCP Stapled Group's Second Quarter Revenue Down 24% August 6, 2020 -- KlCCP Stapled Group reported a revenue of RM267.2 million for the second quarter of financial year 2020, lower by 24% year-on-year whilst profit ...
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CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust Posts Net Property Income Of RM39.4 M (US$9.03 M) For 1Q 2020

CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust Posts Net Property Income Of RM39.4 M (US$9.03 M) For 1Q 2020 May 25, 2020- CapitaLand Malaysia Mall REIT Management Sdn. Bhd., the manager of CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust (CMMT), announced ...
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KLCCP Stapled Group Reports First Quarter 2020 Revenue Of RM 354.6 Million (US$82.25 Million)

KLCCP Stapled Group Reports First Quarter 2020 Revenue Of RM 354.6 Million (US$82.25 Million) May 6, 2020 -- KLCCP Stapled Group reported a stable top-line performance for the first quarter ended 31 March 2020 with ...
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Al-Salam REIT Reports Lower Distribution Per Unit In 4Q 2019

Al-Salam REIT Reports Lower Distribution Per Unit In 4Q 2019 February 26, 2020 -- Al-Salam REIT reported a decrease in its distribution per unit (DPU) for the fourth quarter edned 31 December 2019. The REIT's ...
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KLCCP Stapled Group Closes 2019 With A Total Dividend Distribution of 38 Sen (US$0.093)

KLCCP Stapled Group Closes 2019 With A Total Dividend Distribution of 38 Sen (US$0.093) 24 January 2020 -- KLCCP Stapled Group delivered a sustained performance for the year ended 31 December 2019 amid the challenging ...
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CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust Posts Net Property Income Of RM202.1 M For FY 2019

CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust Posts Net Property Income Of RM202.1 M For FY 2019 23 January 2020 - CapitaLand Malaysia Mall REIT Management Sdn. Bhd., the manager of CapitaLand Malaysia Mall Trust, announced today thatCMMT ...
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MRCB-Quill REIT Declares Lower Distribution Per Unit For FY2019

MRCB-Quill REIT Declares Lower Distribution Per Unit For FY2019 20 January 2020 -- After taking into consideration the non-cash adjustment for amounts previously not distributed of RM0.9 million, MQREIT achieved a distributable income for FY ...
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