Are occupiers in Asia Pacific leading the way towards the "next normal"?
While pandemic-related disruption to office occupiers in Asia Pacific is diminishing, the outlook remains uncertain. Nevertheless, long -term real estate strategic planning has resumed, informed by greater flexibility and the adoption of new working models.
These insights were obtained from CBRE’s latest occupier sentiment survey conducted in May 2021 both in Asia Pacific and globally. As companies gradually return to expansionary mode, this report based on the survey findings highlights five key occupier trends.
With occupiers adopting a new hybrid working model, there will be significant consequences for the composition of office portfolios and workplace design.