26 Apr '16, 3am

Fear of #Brexit contributes to 74% decline in Q1 real estate investment volumes - in Singapore.

Investment sales face headwinds. Real estate investment sales in Singapore, which corresponds to the sale of land, buildings and multiple units valued above $5 million, plunged by around 74 percent to $1.75 billion in Q1 2016, from $6.7 billion in Q4 last year, according to a DTZ report. The sharp decline is partially attributed to uncertainty in the global economy, arising from volatile oil prices, mixed signals on China’s economic growth, and the UK’s potential exit from the European Union. Another factor is the disappointing economic data since January 2016, which further weakened investor sentiment, widening the price gap between cautious buyers and forward-looking sellers. The sluggish local property market also contributed to the drop in sales, with the existing cooling measures continuing to discourage investment sales in the private residential market. In the comme...

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