CapitaLand Commercial Trust (CCT) was listed on 11 May 2004 as the first commercial REIT on the SGX. It invests in a portfolio of 10 commercial properties in Singapore worth S$10.4 billion as of 31 December 2017 and, hence, remains the largest commercial REIT in the country.

In this article, I’ll bring a detailed account of the performance of each property owned by CCT, their impact to CCT’s financial results, and discuss CCT’s plan to deliver sustainable returns in the future. Here are 15 things you need to know about CapitaLand Commercial Trust before you invest.

Property portfolio

1. Capital Tower is a 52-storey Grade-A office building which is linked to the Tanjong Pagar MRT station. In 2017, the building is valued at S$1.36 billion, accounting for 13.1% of CCT’s total portfolio value. It enjoys a 99.4% occupancy rate with key tenants such as GIC Private …