Sales volumes YTD are ~$18 billion across 155 transactions, a ~50% increase on the same period in 2018 ($12 billion)

Cost of debt to investors has in many instances fallen to below 2.75% in part due to the three 25bps interest rate cuts

Top prime CBD performers were Perth and Brisbane, registering quarterly net effective rent (NER) growth of 3.4% and 1.4% respectively

Top non-CBD performers were Chatswood and Southbank, registering quarterly net effective rent (NER) growth of 5.2% and 2.4% respectively

Vacancy in Sydney prime fell ~70ppt in the first half of the year to record 3%, with Melbourne falling another ~50ppt to 2.2%

Prime yields recorded the biggest compression in Sydney and Perth with each market now averaging 4.6% and 6.3% respectively