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CBRE - Middle East Real Estate 2023 Outlook
March 1, 2023
CBRE's Middle East Real Estate 2023 Outlook report provides our views on the outlook for the region's macroeconomic backdrop, its offices, residential, hotels, retail and in
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The importance of sinking funds in real estate assets
January 18, 2023
The sinking fund is in essence a replacement fund. The landlord or Owners Association (OA) builds up a fund to pay for the repair and replacement of major items of plant and equipment.
KSA Resetting in the new normal - Market Outlook 2021
June 14, 2021
While the recovery in economic activity and the resultant resurgence in business confidence will help underpin performance in Saudi Arabia's real estate markets, the pandemic h
Middle East Real Estate Market Outlook 2023
Resolute economic growth in the Middle East expected to drive strong levels of real estate activity in 2023
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CBRE - Saudi Arabia Real Estate Market Review Q4 2022
February 6, 2023
Saudi Arabia’s GDP has closed the year with an estimated growth of 7.9%.
In the year to Q3 2022 saw extended growths in Oil-related GDP by 14.2% and 6.0% for non-oil GDP.
CBRE - Saudi Arabia Real Estate Market Review Q3 2022
November 22, 2022
Saudi Arabia’s GDP is estimated to have increased by 8.6% in Q3 2022.
Total employment stands at 3.9% above pre-pandemic levels.
Through Q3 2022, Oil-related GDP and non-
Lifestyle Hotels: Consumer attitudes in the Middle East
July 20, 2022
Lifestyle hotels are becoming a core part of the offering provided by operators and are experiencing increasing demand from developers. The proliferation of lifestyle hotels has been rapidly accelerating over the past decade at a pace that has only quickened over the last three years. As new brands come to market, and existing brands are refreshed to include ‘lifestyle elements’, we wanted to check in with the end user to see what drives guest behaviour during the hotel decision-making process. Key highlights covered in this report: Developers should not overestimate guest preferences for smaller rooms in favor of collaborative spaces during development Developers should not worry about brand penetration of lifestyle hotels. Even if the target market has not heard of them, they are willing to pay a premium Lifestyle concepts work best in markets with a demographic under the age of 34, and at a price point between USD 100 and USD 150. Once qualified, guests are willing to pay a 16% premium for a lifestyle property over a traditional one
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Global Chief Economist, Head of Global Research & Head of Americas Research
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