I believe that real estate (especially residential) is very close to most Singaporeans’ hearts. After all, we need a house to live in. And for the well-to-do ones, they are likely to buy residential properties for investments.

However, I find that not much is being talked about an institutional asset class like office space and I thought since my work encompass it, why not just share it with the readers here?

(FYI, investing in commercial property is not subjected to any ABSD in Singapore.)

Back in September 2019, I was in Frankfurt to meet with a German Real Estate Manager.

This German Real Estate Manager was established by two co-founders who used to worked closely together at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. If you watch soccer, you will know that Germans are very technical in their play and in their work. Their investment strategies are mainly ranging from core through to value