Collier Property Report – Yangon Retail Q4 2017

A Focus on Tenant Diversity The retail sector closed 2017 with a high occupancy rate of 95%. Average lease rates continued to grow at a high single digit year-on-year. Growth is seen to continue albeit at a somewhat modest pace. In the meantime, we expect developers to continually improve their offerings. Besides adopting modern global […]

Collier Property Report – Yangon Office Q4 2017

Competition Exerts Downward Rental Correction There has been a pronounced correction in headline rents. Given the increase in competition and the entry of better-quality projects, landlords are now willing to lower prices to reasonable levels. In fact, older offices, which previously commanded premium rates, have begun adjusting rents appropriate to their quality and offerings. Meanwhile, […]

Demand for new Yangon office complexes to continue rising

With more foreign direct investments (FDI) expected to flow into Myanmar due to insurance sector developments, enactment of the Investment Law and anticipated approval of the new Company’s Act, real estate developers have been urged to build more international-standard office complexes to accommodate demand. “There is potential for [office] development. Insurance sector developments and new […]

Colliers Property Report – Yangon Office Market H2 2015

Research & Forecast Report Yangon | Office Market H2 2015 Market Indicators Yangon office stock ended at over 230,000 sq m of leasable space in 2015, more than twice the previous year. The pipeline remains healthy with more than 100,000 sq m of office space to be introduced annually in the next three years. The […]