Switching to a Rising Interest Rate Environment

There has been significant commentary surrounding the impact the U.S. Federal Reserve’s (the “Fed”) expected interest rate rises will have on the global economy and of particular concern for us – its impact on the global real estate market.

Given the recent rate rise, the question now is,

  1. At what pace should the interest rate increase by? and
  2. How will this impact the emerging markets and real estate as a whole in the short and long-term?