23 Jun '16, 1pm

Singapore property losing some shine: UBS

Graham Mackie, managing director and head of global real estate for Asia Pacific at UBS Asset Management, said yesterday that there is certainly no rush to exit Singapore and some global investors still perceive the country as a relatively safe market. Real Capital Analytics data noted that while capital of about US$28.7 billion from Singapore was invested in overseas real estate last year, up 49 per cent from 2014, total inbound capital rose 157 per cent to $3.4 billion. Globally, investors are increasing their exposure to real estate, Mackie noted. Property traditionally formed about 5 per cent of investors’ portfolios but this seems to be going up to 10 to 15 per cent. The report said there appears to be greater capital value in Australia and Japan now, relative to Singapore, Hong Kong and China. Property yields in Australia are significantly higher than risk-free rates...

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