Research

Research

Our market-leading research capability allows us to incorporate strategic insights into every stage of the investment process.

Top-down forecasts of global markets and economies mean we can offer strategic advice to our international clients while local market forecasts and thematic recommendations help drive performance at the portfolio level.

We have an excellent team of experienced researchers, all with different areas of expertise, covering Europe, Asia and the US. Each has a substantial level of depth and breadth across the property market and, most importantly, a proven history of accuracy. Rather than follow consensus, the team try to get ahead of the pack, giving our investment teams the earliest advice possible. The team produces detailed macro and micro level forecasts on a quarterly basis whilst also updating our investment teams on changing market conditions and risks every week.

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Alice Breheny

Alice Breheny

Global Head of Research

Alice's biography
We have an experienced and fully integrated research team, which constantly strives for innovation in analysis to ensure our research and advice remains as commercially relevant as possible.
Alice Breheny

Alice Breheny

Global Head of Research

With over 18 years’ experience in property research, Alice is Head of the Global Real Estate Research team. She manages a team of several analysts devoted to researching the direct property market in Europe, the US and Asia.

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Andy Schofield

Andy Schofield

Director of Research

Andy has over 16 years of experience in real estate research. He advises fund managers on acquisitions, disposals and developments, with particular responsibility for the office sector across all markets.

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Angela Goodings

Angela Goodings

Associate Director of Research

Angela is an Associate Director of Research, focussing on global retail markets. She is responsible for forecasting out of town retail property markets across the UK and Europe, and also specialises within the outlet mall sector. Angela advises fund managers on major retail acquisitions, disposals and development opportunities. She has progressed through the Research team since joining the company in 2003.

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Haoran Wu

Haoran Wu

Research Analyst

Haoran models real estate and economic data to build global views of real estate market and forecast performance. A large part of her role is supporting the head of Asian Research as this area of the business grows.

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Harry Tan

Harry Tan

Head of Research, Asia-Pacific

Harry is responsible for providing strategic advice to the corporate business and clients, with respect to the Asia-Pacific market.

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Melissa Reagen

Melissa Reagen

Head of Research, Americas

With 12 years of experience, Melissa leads a team of research and strategy professionals focused on the US direct real estate market.

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Michael Keogh

Mike Keogh

Director of Research

As Director of Research, Michael is responsible for forecasting economic and property markets across the world, analysing long-term property trends, investment and economic cycles to project future performance and output.

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Shannon Wright

Shannon Wright

Senior Director, Strategy & Research, Americas

With 16 years of research experience, Shannon is responsible for providing investment analysis and strategy research for the global real estate investment management team.

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Stefan Wundrak

Stefan Wundrak

Head of European Research

With 14 years’ experience in real estate research, Stefan oversees all research across Europe, including the UK, within the global research function. He specialises in global logistics and focuses on the German, Italian and Nordic markets across all sectors.

+442037278226 More about Stefan
Title Region Sector Author Abstract
THINK 2017: Five things you should know Asia-Pacific
Europe
UK
US
Other
Debt
Industrial
Mixed
Multifamily residential
Office
Retail
Alice Breheny In our latest research report, we highlight the five areas of focus for future real estate investment: big picture trends, cities to watch, leading sub-sectors, technology trends and sustainability.
THINK US: Real estate market outlook US Shannon Wright Shannon Wright (Senior Director, Strategy & Research) provides our latest real estate market outlook following the US presidential election.
THINK Australia: What can we infer from global interest rate trends? Asia-Pacific Harry Tan In our latest research report, Harry Tan (Head of Research, Asia-Pacific) and Juan Manas (Senior Analyst) discuss what global interest rate trends could mean for the Australian real estate market.
THINK China: Tomorrow's World underpins the case for outlet malls Asia-Pacific Retail Harry Tan In our latest research report, Harry Tan (Head of Research, Asia-Pacific) examines the outlook for outlet malls in China.
THINK Global: Weighing up trends, cycles and shocks in 2016 Asia-Pacific
Europe
UK
US
Alice Breheny In our latest research report, we give a top-down view on the cycles and trends in commercial real estate in the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific so far this year. Based on our analysis of each region in a global context and using megatrend measurements, we provide predictions for H2 2016.
THINK Japan: Too soon to sound the alarm Asia-Pacific Harry Tan Is it too late to jump on the Tokyo real estate market bandwagon? In our latest research report, Harry Tan (Head of Research, Asia-Pacific) assesses the state of Japan's economy and outlook for real estate opportunities.
THINK Singapore: Long-term growth story underpins case for logistics Asia-Pacific Industrial Harry Tan Harry Tan (Head of Research, Asia-Pacific) studies the economic outlook for Singapore and how it relates to investment opportunities in the country’s logistics market.
THINK Australia: Outlook for the Aussie dollar Asia-Pacific Harry Tan The Australian economy is going through a change in growth. Harry Tan (Head of Research, Asia-Pacific) discusses its future.
THINK UK: Value to be found in Commercial Real Estate Debt UK Debt Mike Keogh According to its latest research report, TH Real Estate finds that as we edge deeper into 2016, there are two dominant questions on the minds of investors within the UK commercial real estate (CRE) market: where are we in the property cycle and which markets and sectors offer the best risk adjusted value?
What does the future spell for real estate? Mike Sales From Ageing population to Zip codes, we have identified the top trends that we believe will have the biggest impact on the future of real estate.

We have adopted an innovative, two–pronged approach to top-down analysis, capturing both structural megatrends and tactical real estate fundamentals, to identify "future-proof" cities. This process has involved analysing cities' data, which can be explored in the map below.

 

Cities analysis