Sasseur REIT property, Sasseur (Kunming) Outlets. (Photo: Sasseur REIT)

Despite the growing popularity of online shopping, the management of Sasseur REIT remains confident on its prospects for the quarters ahead.

Speaking to REITsWeek in an exclusive interview, the management of Sasseur REIT described its business model as one that is fundamentally different from both e-commerce site operators, and traditional brick-and-mortar retail outlets.

Sasseur REIT is the first, and currently the only outlet mall REIT in the Asia-Pacific region.

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By Ridzwan Rahmat

Ridzwan has been analysing REITs and business trusts since 2008, and personally manages a portfolio comprising mainly of SGX-listed REITs. He founded REITsWeek in 2013.