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Asia Pacific real estate investment activity registers significant Covid-19 impact in first half of 2020

Asia Pacific real estate investment activity registers significant Covid-19 impact in first half of 2020

The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic was felt deeper in Asia Pacific real estate markets in the second quarter of 2020 than the previous quarter, contributing to investment volumes and rental prices declining across most major commercial asset classes in the first half of the year. 

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Post-Covid environment will drive demand for flexible office space, says JLL

Post-Covid environment will drive demand for flexible office space, says JLL

Employees are proving keen to return to the office, reporting that they miss the human and social interaction while working remotely. At the same time, while employees show a strong affinity for the office, they also desire the ability to have the option to work from home one to two days per week on average according to a recent JLL global study of 3,000 workers. 

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Savills reports moderate slowdown in Swedish real estate transactions

Savills reports moderate slowdown in Swedish real estate transactions

The second quarter of 2020 will be the first quarter of the year showing a clearer picture of the impact of Covid-19 on the Swedish real estate market, according to Savills. Despite widespread uncertainty in the market, real estate transactions amounted to SEK36 billion (EUR3.4 billion), a decrease of 35 per cent compared to Q2 2019.