Real Estate

Real Estate

A leading bank in Asia’s Real Estate sector

Real Estate

A leading bank in Asia’s Real Estate sector

At a glance

With an established track record, the DBS Real Estate industry team possesses an extensive range of capabilities and expertise in structuring, leading and executing landmark and complex real estate financing transactions.

As a pioneering and innovative force behind the listings of various REITs, Business Trusts and other capital market products such as retail bonds and perpetuals, DBS has been continually recognised for its leadership in the region, having been ranked as the #1 Singapore Real Estate Bank (Overall) by Euromoney for ten consecutive years from 2011 to 2020. 


Comprehensive sector coverage: Residential, Retail, Office, Industrial & Hospitality


Full suite of capabilities: Real Estate Financing (ranging from Acquisition Finance to Project Finance), Cash Management, Treasury, Syndicated Finance, Strategic Advisory (M&A), Debt Capital Markets and Equity Capital Markets (including REITs and Business Trusts).



Client stories

The Imperative of Fighting Climate Change 

DBS’ sustainability-linked loan to Link Real Estate Investment Trust (Link REIT) is an example of the growing shift towards responsible financing in the region. Learn more about the growing sector of green financing and how DBS is playing its part in fighting climate change in this latest article. 

Our solutions
  • Advisory

    Leverage our expertise in strategic advisory (M&A)

  • Capital Markets

    We are a leader in offering global debt and equity financing through our full-service solutions

  • Treasury

    Access innovative hedging solutions to mitigate foreign exchange and interest rate risks

  • Transaction Services

    Cash management, trade finance, supply chain finance and custody services all in one place


Sole Financial Advisor and Sole Financier

  • 2020 – Sole Financial Advisor and Sole Financier to Yanlord Land Group Limited for the S$1.7 billion privatisation of United Engineers Limited.  

Global Coordinator and Mandated Lead Arranger

  • 2019 – Global Coordinator and Mandated Lead Arranger for the S$8.671 billion syndicated financing for Marina Bay Sands Integrated Resort and the funding requirements for the development of its fourth tower. 

Sustainability-linked loan

  • 2018 – Sole Lender for the first and largest sustainability-linked loan in Asia’s real estate sector to CapitaLand Limited. This was a S$300 million multi-currency sustainability-linked loan and was also Singapore’s largest sustainability-linked financing provided by a sole lender in 2018. 

Euromoney Real Estate Survey 2020

Euromoney Real Estate Survey

Best Overall Singapore Bank for Real Estate Services, 2011 - 2020

"The Euromoney real estate awards are the pinnacle of the industry, as they are voted for by the constituent parts that rely on each other - developers, advisers and banks. We congratulate DBS Bank for all their achievements in winning the best overall Singapore bank for real estate services, and for clearly earning the respect of their peers and colleagues in the highly competitive global real estate market."
- Clive Horwood, editor, Euromoney

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