Our Insights

As a thought leader in the real assets space, ARA's Group Research & Analytics team regularly publishes topical papers, commentaries and newsletters on the latest industry trends.

  • Investment/Capital Market
    Infrastructure
    Real Estate Trends

    ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (2 – 8 Dec 2021)

    08 Dec 2021

    Merck and Wellcome Trust’s Hilleman Laboratories on Monday unveiled a pilot manufacturing facility for vaccine development in Singapore.

  • Investment/Capital Market
    Real Estate Trends

    Insight Research (30 Sept – 17 Nov 2021)

    17 Nov 2021

    In response to rising demand, self-storage stock has expanded 5-15 per cent CAGR over the past five years in mature markets including Japan, Australia, and Hong Kong.

  • Investment/Capital Market
    Real Estate Trends

    Positioned for Growth – The Student Housing Market

    16 Nov 2021

    Demand for tertiary education has been on a rising trend before the pandemic. As social restrictions ease and international travel returns, the demand for student accommodation is likely to rebound, supporting investments into this asset class.

  • Investment/Capital Market
    Infrastructure
    Real Estate Trends

    ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (4 – 10 Nov 2021)

    10 Nov 2021

    China’s most populous province Guangdong said on Friday (Nov 5) that its 2 biggest metropolises, Guangzhou and Shenzhen, must allocate at least 10 per cent of their land for rental housing to meet rising demand for homes, especially among the young.

  • Investment/Capital Market
    Infrastructure
    Real Estate Trends

    ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (28 Oct – 3 Nov 2021)

    03 Nov 2021

    China’s big factories just had their worst month since the Covid-19 pandemic began, underscoring the scale of the slowdown in the world’s second largest economy and the supply challenges facing their customers.

  • Investment/Capital Market
    Infrastructure
    Real Estate Trends

    ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (7 – 13 Oct 2021)

    13 Oct 2021

    President Xi Jinping’s pledge for China to stop funding overseas coal plants has cast doubt on the fate of nearly 70 coal-fired plants from Indonesia to Vietnam.

  • Investment/Capital Market
    Infrastructure
    Real Estate Trends

    ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (23 Sept – 6 Oct 2021)

    06 Oct 2021

    ESR Australia has paid $17.65 million for a seven hectare Berrinba industrial development site. The block abuts the group’s Gilmore Industrial Estate – which will now be extended. The amalgamated 12ha holding can accommodate about 65,000 square metres of product.

  • Real Estate Trends

    Evergrande – A Debacle of Epic Proportion

    30 Sep 2021

    The most indebted real estate company globally faces risk of bankruptcy as it struggles to fulfil its financial obligations. How would this impact the Chinese property market?