18-12-16: A year with the ASEAN Economic Community

By Anya Palm

Around this time last year, most of the ASEAN nations were finishing up and getting ready for the big opening of the region´s common market, ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).

Expectations have been high all along and while some of the goals are still to be achieved, in the first year of the AEC most of the region´s economies continue to grow.

In this analysis, Anthony Couse, Asia Pacific CEO of real estate giant JLL, is positive about the outlook for one of Asia´s biggest sectors, the real estate market.