Food for thought: Investors and managers tackle tough industry questions
The Editorial Advisory Board of this publication met in Seoul in late October to discuss the critical issues facing the institutional real estate industry. The editorial board of Institutional Real Estate Asia Pacific comprises institutional investors, consultants and investment managers.
The event includes confidential, small- and large-group discussions on the industry’s most pressing concerns, which we compile from board members in advance in the form of “food for thought” topics. Below is a sampling of these issues, which will help guide the content of this publication in the coming year:
Interest rates and inflation: What is the “new normal” in terms of interest rate expectations? How will rising interest rates affect real estate markets and real estate allocations in general, and in particular the outlook for US long-term bonds vs fixed-income alternatives? How will real estate perform in an environment of rising inflation and nominal b