While there is no one-size-fits-all answer to what the future of work will look like, the office is here to stay. It continues to play a central role in providing a hub for collaboration, innovation and reinforcing company brand and culture. As this core asset class embarks on a transformation, investors will need to keep on top of occupier demands to future-proof their investments.
Flex space will continue to grow and JLL Research expects it to increase from 5% of total office space today, to as much as 25% by 2030.
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Investors need to realign their office strategies
Traditional investment approaches are being challenged and investors need new strategies to drive returns and reduce risk.
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Is it time to consider joint ventures and access new capital sources?
Competitive markets require more creative investment strategies such as joint ventures, re-capitalisations and platform investments. Innovative financing and refinancing methods will mitigate economic headwinds and varying valuations as the market continues its recovery.
Is it time to diversify your portfolio and enter new cities?
Asia Pacific is home to the most dynamic urban centers in the world. Increasingly, institutional capital is hunting for opportunity beyond gateway cities. Cities that can attract talent, and develop flexible, sustainable, technology-driven assets will attract institutional capital.
Is it time to repurpose your assets to better accommodate new ways of working?
The world of real estate has changed and for those who own and operate buildings, this presents challenges and opportunities. Given the accelerated shift in occupier expectations, investors will need to repurpose existing assets to build resilience across their portfolio and drive performance. High performing assets will embrace new trends in flexibility, technology and sustainability.
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Is your office portfolio futureproof?Corporate occupiers are increasingly seeking accountability for building emissions. How are you prioritising sustainability in your portfolio to keep up with their demands?
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Invest in equitable workplaces for long term returns70% of employees believe office buildings are pivotal for carbon reduction and prefer working in green buildings. Should you realign investment priorities and form strategic partnerships towards decarbonising buildings and increasing the stock of new net zero buildings?
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Futureproof your office portfolioTrends in flexible working, wellness and sustainability are creating a new role for the office. The future workplace will be an innovation hub and a magnet for talent. We help you add value to existing office portfolios.