Extended Viewer

Benjamin Martin-Henry

Benjamin Martin-Henry

Vice President, MSCI Research

Based in Sydney, Ben Martin-Henry leads real-estate research for the Pacific region. He analyzes market and performance trends, and is regularly quoted in Australian media. Ben began his career at IPD (now MSCI) in London, where he worked chiefly in research. On transferring to Sydney, Ben worked closely with clients in the Asia Pacific region. He then moved to CBRE, where he was a leader on the capital-markets research team for more than five years, before moving to Real Capital Analytics, which MSCI acquired in late 2021.

Research and Insights

Articles by Benjamin Martin-Henry

    2024 Trends to Watch in Real Assets

    8 mins read Blog | Dec 13, 2023 | Will Robson, Alexis Maltin, Jim Costello, David Green-Morgan, Tom Leahy, Benjamin Martin-Henry, Bryan Reid

    After the market dislocation of 2023, investors will be hoping for a calmer 2024 in commercial real estate. We identify five key influences to help investors navigate the challenges and opportunities ahead.  

    Signs of Momentum in Australia’s Build-to-Rent Sector

    2 mins read Quick Take | Nov 30, 2022 | Benjamin Martin-Henry

    Domestic and overseas developers have increased construction of multifamily properties in Australia in recent years, which may help the sector become an established institutional-investment class. 

    Returns for Australian Commercial Property Ebbed

    2 mins read Quick Take | Nov 16, 2022 | Benjamin Martin-Henry

    Australian commercial real estate returns decelerated further in the third quarter. Despite a sharp slowdown, the industrial sector was still the outstanding performer among the core sectors in the 12 months ended September 2022

    Pace of Growth in Australian Property Returns Dipped

    2 mins read Quick Take | Aug 24, 2022 | Benjamin Martin-Henry

    The momentum of Australian commercial-property returns waned in the second quarter though it held above longer-term averages, aided by the industrial sector. 

    Australian Deal Activity Strengthens in First Quarter

    1 mins read Quick Take | May 3, 2022 | Benjamin Martin-Henry

    Australia’s commercial property market continued its strong…

    Australian Construction Booms Despite Persistent Headwinds

    2 mins read Quick Take | Apr 13, 2022 | Benjamin Martin-Henry

    Office properties with an estimated value of A$10 billion are set…

    This Is What Overseas Firms Have Been Buying in Australia

    2 mins read Quick Take | Feb 22, 2022 | Benjamin Martin-Henry

    In 2021, overseas investors in Australia accounted for nearly 30%…