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Admiral: Why ABSD Is Just A Short-term Measure For Property Market

Recently, two major real estate consultancies, in their recently published research reports, have forecasted that the Singapore property market may see further correction in 2017, and the consultancies believe that this may prompt the government to scale back its property cooling measures.
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Admiral: Infrastructure Plans & Long-term Value Of Real Estate

One feature of Asian cities is its density. Over the same land area, typically an Asian city will serve a larger population than cities in North America or Europe. A major reason for this development is the favourable precedence created by Japan and the Asian Tigers.
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Admiral: Will Donald Trump Bring A Trade War To Asia?

The surprise victory of Donald Trump has led many investors to rethink their investment outlook. Trump’s victory was underwritten by voters who have been proportionally affected by the side-effects of global trade.
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Admiral Investment: The Merits Of A Leveraged Asia-Pacific REIT Portfolio

In recent years, we have observed the rise of leveraged portfolios, especially those with an income-yielding component. Responding to investor queries, we have recently analysed the investment merits of a geared portfolio based on Asia Pacific REITs. We created a base portfolio, using a 50:50 split between Asia Pacific REITs and Asia Corporate Bonds.
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Admiral Investment: How REITs Seek Alpha in The Property Market

One sign of a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) market reaching maturity is the ability of existing REITs in raising significant capital for new acquisitions. Using this metric, the recent deal completed by Mapletree Commercial Trust - where it raised $1 billion for acquisitions - certainly adds to the track record of the Singapore bourse.