With no apparent sign of any slowing down of the entry of foreign retailers and only limited volumes of new stock set to come onto the market, the current boom within the CBD segment of the retail property market appears set to continue over the near term.

Even as landlords in regional and neighbourhood shopping centre markets have been forced to endure stagnant operating conditions, those  in CBD locations have been able to milk significant rental increases as foreign tenants such as H&M, Uniqlo (Japan fast retailing), Forever 21 and Sephora have entered markets across Sydney, Melbourne…