The guide is developed from empirical data to assist companies with capital planning using an index for each of the key areas of capital, leasing and operating costs as well as a combined or holistic cost in present value.

This Net Present Lifecycle Cost can assist to estimate and benchmark the full cost of a commercial office investment over a five year period across Asia Pacific.
In line with the growing number of Grade A office buildings in development outside of CBD’s,
CBRE has applied the NPLCC to quantify the holistic cost difference between CBD and city fringe locations.


In addition, CBRE Project Management has included high level project timeline estimates for each of the 25 cities across various project sizes to further help with corporate real estate planning and business case proposals.