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Market Snapshot: Asia Pacific 2018

By Hok Yean Chee - Managing Partner at HVS Singapore

Geographically, the pick up in transaction activity can be attributed to the North Asia and South-East Asia markets, while Australia markets witnessed a slowdown. Reasons for the increase in transaction activity could plausibly be attributed to the increase in investment opportunities, potential for growth in developing markets, buyers willingness to meet seller's demands, amongst others.