Two-Tier Market

Two-Tier Market

A system whereby a country maintains one exchange rate for some transactions and another for different transactions. For example, one exchange rate may apply to investments and another may apply to international trade. It is a type of managed float. A two-tier market should not be confused with a tiered market.
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In essence you are looking at an emerging two-tier market with poorer performing stock being marginalised even before the regulations come into force unless investors and occupiers take steps to prepare for implementation.
In essence, you are looking at an emerging two-tier market with poorer performing stock being marginalised even before the regulations come into force unless investors and occupiers take steps to prepare for implementation.
A two-tier market emerged in the second half of 2013 with secondary locations recording a stronger rate of growth than those in the emirate's prime developments," she said.
Growth in corporate activity and workplace transformation: The current two-tier market is likely to continue, with the best buildings experiencing increased take-up and little demand for secondary space.
And confirming the gulf in the two-tier market, the Central Statistics Office revealed prices outside the capital rose just 0.
He added that the latest research from C&W in the Midlands has revealed that the offices market was improving, and there was currently a two-tier market in place, with tenants seeking space in the main central zones in a far stronger position to those in the out-of-town market.
Agents report a two-tier market where those who can afford to price realistically are selling, while those who are equity-poor are struggling to sell as they often have to price up to make any prospect of a move viable.
And 92 per cent said this is resulting in a two-tier market, with investment directed at wealthier areas of the country where more elderly people are able to pay for their own care.
Cluttons foresees a two-tier market continuing to develop where well designed properties suited to tenant desires have relatively stable rental values and high occupancy rates, while properties which are poorly designed or built have declining rental values and increasing voids," said the report.
A two-tier market has evolved within the region, with a wide range in prices achieved, broadly from pounds 4,000 - pounds 10,000 per acre for arable land.
Cluttons concludes that it foresees a two-tier market trend developing.
A two-tier market has developed, whereby large brands arc occupying the first tier and small-medium size firms are in the second tier.