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<br /> Global | Q1 2014<br /> 25 Predictions for 2014<br /> International capital will seek property<br /> returns around the globe<br /> Global<br /> 1. Much of the World Will See Slow Growth<br /> Our global economic expectations for the coming year are muted. For much of the world,<br /> even in many emerging economies, GDP growth below 5% in 2014 will be the norm.<br /> Global central banks will wait and see what moves the U.S. Federal Reserve makes. As<br /> the Federal Reserve reins in quantitative easing, the higher cost of capital would only<br /> slow growth in many emerging markets. Property investors would see more risk in those<br /> places and instead more would turn their funds in chase of yields in secondary markets in<br /> primary countries.<br /> 2. Global Investors Will Push into New Property<br /> Markets<br /> Around the world, investors will move into second-tier cities in pursuit of yield. European<br /> investors will also expand into new areas <a title="ColliersInternational_2014GlobalPredictions_121313 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/798f3b22?page=1"> Global | Q1 2014 25 Predictions for 2014 Intern</a> <a title="ColliersInternational_2014GlobalPredictions_121313 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/798f3b22?page=2"> tertiary markets and riskier assets amid a broade</a> <a title="ColliersInternational_2014GlobalPredictions_121313 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/798f3b22?page=3"> 7. Large-scale Infrastructure Investments Across </a> <a title="ColliersInternational_2014GlobalPredictions_121313 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/798f3b22?page=4"> Outbound Real Estate Investment by Chinese Buyers</a> <a title="ColliersInternational_2014GlobalPredictions_121313 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/798f3b22?page=5"> Perth, Australia Australia & New Zealand 15. Do</a> <a title="ColliersInternational_2014GlobalPredictions_121313 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/798f3b22?page=6"> development than we have seen for many years. Auc</a> <a title="ColliersInternational_2014GlobalPredictions_121313 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/798f3b22?page=7"> 21. QE Will End and Interest Rates Will Rise U.S</a> <a title="ColliersInternational_2014GlobalPredictions_121313 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/798f3b22?page=8"> The liquidity and safety of the U.S. market as we</a> <a title="ColliersInternational_2014GlobalPredictions_121313 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/798f3b22?page=9"> Regional Contributors > BRAZIL Leandro Angelino</a> <a title="ColliersInternational_2014GlobalPredictions_121313 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/798f3b22?page=10"> 482 offices in 62 countries on 6 continents Unite</a>