We are in a new era of city competition, with urbanisation and globalisation transforming the global geography of economic and real estate opportunity.
Authors: Tim Moonen and Jonathan Couturier, The Business of Cities The growing number of high-profile city indexes presents both challenges and strategic opportunities for city leaders and decision-makers. City indexes and rankings publicly highlight areas of strength and weakness in city perception and performance. They provide essential information for citizens and investors on a city’s progress and […]
JLL recently launched a new City Momentum Index (CMI) which tracks the speed of change of a city’s economic base and its commercial real estate market. Covering 111 major established and emerging business hubs across the globe, the Index measures a city’s short-term socio-economic and commercial real estate momentum. Crucially, it also combines measures of […]