KUALA LUMPUR (June 23): The Malaysian Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) Managers Association (MRMA) has elected Pavilion REIT Management Sdn Bhd CEO Datuk Philip Ho Yew Hong as the new chairman for a two-year term at its annual general meeting on June 16.
REITs: Dividend yields of 5%-9% from 2022 onwards 'attractive', earnings recovery seen as economy reopens — UOB KayHian Research
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 13): As interest rates continue to be low, the real estate investment trusts’ (REITs) dividend yields of 5% to 9% from 2022 onwards are “attractive”, and will be sustained by the earnings recovery, opines UOB KayHian Research.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 13): Analysts have maintained their "neutral" rating of Malaysian real estate investment trusts (M-REITs) following news that the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) will temporarily increase the gearing limit for M-REITs from 50% to 60%.
KUALA LUMPUR (July 14): Hong Leong Investment Bank Bhd (HLIB) has downgraded the Malaysian real estate investment trust (M-REIT) sector to neutral from overweight as the Covid-19 pandemic impairs REIT earnings across most assets.
REAL estate investment trusts (REITs), as prospective property buyers, not only provide a new source of deals but is also an avenue for banks to cut property-related lending exposure as developers raise cash from property disposals to relieve their stretched balance sheets.
MALAYSIAN real estate investment trusts (M-REITs) may soon be allowed to put as much as 15% of their total assets into development projects and vacant land for development and are already positioning themselves for the liberalisation that is slated for the end of the year, industry sources say.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 30): No matter if times are good or bad, there are always opportunities in the real estate industry, be they physical assets, stocks or REITs, depending on one’s risk appetite, according to industry experts.