Mapletree Commercial Trust
2H and FY21/22 Financial Results
20 April 2022
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FY21/22 income available for distribution up 5.1%, driven by higher revenue from all properties except Mapletree Anson due to transitional vacancy
Full year DPU totalled 9.53 Singapore cents
Valuation of investment properties up slightly to S$8.8 billion
Steady operational performance in spite of COVID-19 disruptions as portfolio recorded positive full year rental reversion
All properties achieved higher occupancy, lifting portfolio committed and actual occupancy rates to 97.0% and 94.3% respectively
Positive leasing momentum for office/business park expected to continue
VivoCity’s full year tenant sales up 15.6% year-on-year, with 4Q FY21/22 tenant sales recovering to pre-COVID levels
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