02.09.2011 - Global real estate benefits from stock market retreat
Continuing volatility on the world’s stock exchanges means that investors are again turning to global real estate – especially in Asia, believes a top analyst. David Paine, head of real estate at Standard Life Investments, says that the hasty retreat from stocks and shares has created opportunities in property. “An attractive component of a diversified, multi-asset portfolio is global real estate,” he said. “Good quality commercial property is likely to remain resilient despite the global economic slowdown, which we expect to result in a period of weak growth rather than outright recession.”.............................................Full Article: Source
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