28 May '14, 2am

REITS may play 'major role in shop rent hikes' #Singapore #Property

Mr Victor Tay, chief operating officer of the Singapore Business Federation, said the rental situation could make it tougher for local retailers to survive and grow. -- ST FILE PHOTO REAL estate investment trusts (Reits), which own numerous malls across Singapore, may play a major role in shop rent hikes, business leaders say. Their views come as a Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) study last week found that Reit- owned malls command higher rents, likely because of their better locations and maintenance. The rent hikes at some Reit- owned malls may also outpace revenue gains from having a shop there, the business leaders told The Straits Times. They added that apart from rising rents, another huge worry for retailers was a power imbalance in favour of landlords. Rising rents for retail space, which bump up businesses' operating costs, have come under rising scrutiny in ...

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