Colliers notes that the first half of 2021 has already recorded a 33% increase in the investment in emerging asset classes compared to the first half of previous year, led by data centres, as per its latest report, Unveiling the Potential of Emerging Real Assets, published in partnership with industry body FICCI.

The gradual opening of cities boosted by the infection rates going down and the mass inoculation drives further gives hope to the office space market for the quick rebound post the second wave of COVID-19. With emerging trends shaping up and increased demand for office spaces, commercial real estate developers are batting for a quick revival in the coming quarters of 2021.