• Rent growth and total return forecasts favour the lower risk property markets of Sydney and Melbourne.

  • Office, industrial and retail markets will see lower levels of new supply in 2017. Larger supply expected in the hotel and residential sectors.

  • The long end of the yield curve will be the main driver of asset pricing in Australia and hence global market developments will be as important as domestic policy settings.

Occupiers are fast becoming more sophisticated, and it will increasingly be important for landlords to improve their offering to attract and retain high quality tenants