PETALING JAYA (July 26): Leasing enquiries from the oil and gas and related sectors as well as multinationals in other service industries exploring the Kuala Lumpur office market have picked up in the first half of 2018 (1H18) as the crude oil price appears to stabilise, according to Knight Frank Malaysia.
PETALING JAYA (March 24): Two Grade A office buildings in Putrajaya valued at RM600 million have been put on sale as their owner, a US-based private equity fund, is unable to pay its debt, reported The Edge weekly.
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PETALING JAYA (Nov 21): The recent directive by the government to freeze approvals for shopping complexes, offices, serviced apartments and luxury condominiums priced over RM1 million is seen as a misguided move by property consultancy firm Knight Frank Malaysia.
SINGAPORE (May 2): The trustee manager of CapitaLand Commercial Trust (CCT) has entered into an agreement to divest One George Street into a concurrently-formed limited liability partnership – One George Street LLP (OGS LLP), which CCT has established with joint venture partner OGS (II), a special purpose vehicle owned by insurer FWD Group.
PETALING JAYA (Feb 17): Property investment and holding company KL 33 Properties Sdn Bhd has acquired Menara Prudential (pictured) in Kuala Lumpur city centre for RM125 million, according to JLL Malaysia who is the transaction advisor on behalf of the seller — OCBC Properties (M) Sdn Bhd.
SINGAPORE (Sept 9): Maybank Kim Eng has upgraded two Singapore office REITs, CapitaLand Commercial Trust (CCT) and Keppel REIT, to “buy” from “hold”, even as office rents are expected to continue to slide in the near term.