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Mark G. Roberts

Managing Director - Head of Research and Strategy, Alternatives and Real Assets

DWS GROUP - DEUTSCHE BANK AG

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Regional Economic Maps - june 2017

Global Economy is Gaining a Firmer Footing in 2017 - Political and policy uncertainty in some advanced economies remains a big question mark. Source : Deutsche Asset Management (...)

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European Mega Cities Real Estate Investment in London and Paris

London and Paris dominate their national economies and have been significant drivers of growth. Each has an employment structure focused on the stronger performing sectors of (...)

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Global Real Estate Strategic Outlook

Global growth is becoming more visible. Some regional economies, such as in Europe, appear to be moving from contraction into recovery, and others, like the United (...)

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European Real Estate Strategic Outlook

The European landscape has largely unfolded as forecast in our European Strategic Outlook that was published in August 2013. A gradual improvement in the underlying economy (...)

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U.S. Real Estate Strategic Outlook

The dawn of the post-credit crisis era has finally arrived. Business and consumer confidence has improved, job growth exceeded expectations, and with it, tenant demand for (...)

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Asia Pacific Real Estate Strategic Outlook

Real estate returns were mixed in 2013 across the Asia Pacific region. Leasing demand from the corporate sector was generally soft in the region even as (...)

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Japan Real Estate - 1Q 2014

Led by a recovery in domestic consumption and external demand, Japan’s GDP was expected to finish 2013 with a 1.8% expansion. Much of the growth came (...)

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Opportunities in the Outer London Real Estate Market

The potential for real estate investment in the Outer London boroughs is vast. Not only are these 19 boroughs home to five million people, they are (...)

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Global Real Estate Strategic Outlook : Mid-Year Review 2013

This paper is an update of our Global Strategic Outlook from April 2013. We noted earlier in the year that 2013 was likely to be the (...)

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Japan Real Estate - Q4 2013

Abenomics - a policy that combines aggressive monetary easing and fiscal stimulus - has put Japan’s economy on a path toward rapid recovery. GDP grew at an annualised (...)

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The Case for Listed Real Estate

Institutional investors are increasingly looking to real estate as an investment option; the asset class has typically provided attractive risk-adjusted returns, a cash flow stream that (...)

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U.S. Real Estate Strategic Outlook : Mid-Year Review

While both economic and property market fundamentals are playing out largely as forecast in our 2013 U.S. Real Estate Strategic Outlook, in this mid-year update we (...)

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European Real Estate Strategic Outlook : Mid-Year Review 2013

The outlook for the European economy has been downgraded during the first six months of the year, as the anaemic growth predicted at the start of (...)

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Asia Pacific Real Estate Strategic Outlook : Mid-Year Review 2013

Real estate performance across much of the Asia Pacific region has been mixed. Amid mostly decelerating returns, Japan experienced a noticeable shift to the upside. Despite (...)

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Japan Real Estate - Q3 2013

Japan’s GDP grew at an annualised rate of 4.1% in the first quarter of 2013 as consumer sentiment improved and exports increased. The capital markets have (...)

Logistics

Logistics : Rapid Modernisation Underway in the Asia Pacific Region

Until recently, the logistics sector in the Asia Pacific region (APAC) played a minor role among property types. The regional market for industrial properties in gen-eral—and (...)

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Japan Real Estate - Q2 2013

Economy: In the first quarter of 2013, confidence in the Japanese macro economy experienced one of the most significant surges in recent history. Haruhiko Kuroda, the (...)

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Global Real Estate Strategic Outlook

Real estate in most parts of the globe remains attractive for investment. Improving proper-ty fundamentals with little new construction in the near-term are supporting a rebound (...)

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Asia-Pacific Real Estate Strategic Outlook

The Asia Pacific region continues to outperform the rest of the world even as the EU debt crisis and anaemic growth in the United States pose (...)

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U.S. Real Estate Strategic Outlook

As 2013 begins, the U.S. economy and real estate markets would seem to be in a similar po-sition as they were a year ago: recovering slowing, (...)

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Asia Pacific Real Estate Strategic Outlook

The feeling of uncertainty that persisted throughout 2012 still lingered at year end. So we begin 2013 with cautious optimism as the same uncertain future lies (...)

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European Real Estate Strategic Outlook

The European economy weakened in 2012 and growth is expected to remain anaemic in 2013 with the Eurozone periphery remaining in deep recession. Nonetheless, a combination (...)

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Japan Real Estate - Q1 2013

Japan‘s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) assumed power in December 2012 following a general election. The new Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, announced aggressive policies for monetary easing (...)

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The Demographic Drivers of European Real Estate Demand

According to the latest forecasts from the United Nation, global population will rise from around 7 billion in 2010 to 10 billion by the end of (...)

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Building Labels vs. Environmental Performance Metrics : Measuring What's Important about Building Sustainability

The property sector is fixated on earning environmental plaques for good intentions – often at the expense of actually improving sustainability through informed capital planning. A (...)

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Japan Real Estate Fourth Quarter 2012

Economy: The outlook for Japan’s economic growth is expected to slow down from 2.4% in 2012 to 0.8% in 2013 due to weaker economic conditions in (...)

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Global Real Estate Strategic Outlook : Mid-Year Review 2012

In this mid-year review of our Global Real Estate Strategic Outlook, we compare our views from March and note any material changes. In general, the trends (...)

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U.S. Real Estate Strategic Outlook : Mid-Year Review 2012

During this mid-year update, we reaffirm our property sector allocation recommendations and recommend minor shifts to our target markets. Given our five-year outlook, we continue to (...)

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European Real Estate Strategic Outlook : Mid-Year Review 2012

Real estate performance across much of Europe continues to weaken further in 2012. We forecast capital values to be stagnant in the north of the continent (...)

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Asia Pacific Real Estate Strategic Outlook : Mid-Year Review 2012

Economy: An uncertain global economic environment in the first half of 2012 led to moderating activity levels in commercial real estate markets across the Asia Pacific (...)

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Japan Real Estate Third Quarter 2012

The outlook for Japan’s economic growth in 2012 has improved. Deutsche Bank economists now expect GDP growth of 3.1 percent this year instead of the 2.8 (...)

Retail

Bricks and Clicks : Rethinking Retail Real Estate in the E-commerce Era

Internet retailing has been growing steadily over the past decade but still accounts for a small share of overall retailing. However, e-commerce is now poised for (...)

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Japan Real Estate Second Quarter 2012

Japan’s GDP growth forecast for 2012 recently received a significant upgrade from 0.7 percent to 2.8 percent. The increasing optimism reflects healthy domestic consumption, the stimulative (...)

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Global Real Estate Strategic Outlook

Globally, real estate continues to offer attractive value relative to the bond market with lower volatility in contrast with the equity market. Despite concerns that real (...)

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European Real Estate Strategic Outlook

The pace of economic activity has been slowing throughout much of Europe in recent months and we now expect that the Eurozone fell into recession during (...)

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U.S. Real Estate Strategic Outlook

In a year when one of the best performing assets was long-term U.S. Treasuries, real estate put in a highly respectable performance. Total returns in the (...)

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The Case for European Opportunistic Investing

Over the last several months, risks have been rising across the Eurozone. The recent announcements to stabilize conditions could raise optimism in Europe. Yet, at the (...)