Explore our latest global real estate insights – from market dynamics during the previous quarter to asset trends, pricing movement expectations, and upcoming opportunities.
- Global capital markets surpassed pre-pandemic levels by reaching US$2.19 trillion, 35.7% up on 2020.
- Investment volumes in the U.S. expanded by 87.8% year-on-year. EMEA and APAC returned to pre-pandemic levels, rebounding by 30.6% and 8.1% respectively on 2020.
- Investors are increasingly interested in residential and I&L assets, whose combined market share accounted for over 50% of all standing investment activity. This activity is very strong in second-tier and third-tier cities, particularly in the U.S. markets.
- Expectations are that bigger global cities will see a rebound in activity in 2022, as office market activity picks up.