JLL: Beijing CRE investment volumes up 44% in 2015
In its Global Market Perspective for 1Q16, Jones Lang LaSalle noted that commercial real estate investment volumes in Beijing rose by 44% in 2015. Capital values for prime offices rose by 3.7%. Rental yields for prime offices were 6.3%, or 351 basis points above the yield on the relevant long-dated government bond. Rents for prime office space rose by 3.7%. Net absorption during 2015 was equal to 2.8% of existing stock. At the end of the year, the office vacancy rate was 2.7% and the supply pipeline for 2016-17 equated to 13.3% of existing stock.
Source : JLL/ January 2016/Beijing/OFF