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Chris Bell

Managing director Europe

Nick Braybrook

Proprietary Partner - Head of London Capital Markets

Richard Claxton

Partner - Head of Capital Markets

Stephen Clifton

Head of Commercial

Anthony Duggan

Partner - Head of Capital Markets Research

Faisal Durrani

Head of London Commercial Research

Alistair Elliott

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Kate Everett-Allen

Partner, International Residential Research

Colin Fitzgerald

Partner - Head of Knight Frank International Occupier Services

Gráinne Gilmore

Head of UK Residential Research

Alastair Graham-Campbell

Partner Capital Markets Team

Mark Harvey

Partner, European Residential Sales Department Head

Henry Jackson

Partner - Head of Hotel Agency

Amanda Lim

Partner - Head of Flexible Office Solutions

Steven Lydon

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William Matthews

Head of UK Commercial Research

Mary Elizabeth Rankin

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James Roberts

Chief Economist

Mark Routledge

Partner Capital Markets Team

Ole Sauer

Managing Partner Berlin

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Partner in the Commercial Division


Tristan pays Germany's Commerz Real €370m for Dutch office package

UK-based real estate fund manager Tristan Capital Partners has paid German manager Commerz Real €370m for a Netherlands office portfolio. Purchased on behalf of the (...)


Strong Berlin, Madrid, Paris resi prices joined by Frankfurt, Geneva, Zurich

European home prices in Berlin, Madrid and Paris have, as predicted, performed strongly in 2019 but have been joined, and often beaten by, Frankfurt (...)


Neptune portfolio of Amazon logistics assets said sold to Korean group for €400m

The Neptune portfolio of Amazon-leased logistics properties in Barcelona, Paris and Bristol, has been bought by a Korean-led consortium for around €400m, BIE sources (...)


Investors discover the newfound joys of living

According to JLL’s European Living Survey, around €69bn was invested throughout Europe in the “living” sector, which includes the traditional residential sector, student housing, (...)


Six of Top 10 global house price markets are European, led by Slovenia, Latvia

Six of the strongest 10 world house price markets in first quarter were European, headed by Slovenia and Latvia which beat China into third (...)


Nuveen pays €126m for Amsterdam estate on behalf of Cityhold Office

Nuveen Real Estate has paid some €126m for the Golden Bend (Gouden Bocht) prime office-led heritage estate in Amsterdam for its Cityhold Office Partnership. The estate (...)


Italy's BNP Paribas REIM sells two Milan office towers for €83m to Kryalos

Italy's BNP Paribas REIM SGR has sold two Milan office towers offering 16,000 sqm GLA to Kryalos SGR for €83m as part of the wind-down (...)


Lisbon's home prices rise 10% as foreign demand stays strong

Average home prices in Portuguese capital Lisbon rose by over 10% last year, helped by foreign demand that shows no sign of abating, says (...)


BNP Paribas REIM puts two Milan office assets up for sale

As part of the wind-down of the Immobiliare Dinamico fund, Italy's BNP Paribas REIM SGR is selling two Milan office assets totalling 16,000 sqm in a (...)


After 40% slide, house prices in Italy's Tuscany seen stabilising

After a 40% decline in housing prices in Italy's Tuscany, they have stabilised and even risen a little in Florence and Lucca near the (...)


Real estate exchange IPSX could process 5-10 IPOs this year

IPSX, the dedicated real estate stock exchange launched in London in January, could process five to 10 IPOs this year after strong demand from (...)


Slovenian house prices, up 15%, top Knight Frank Global Index in 2018

Among world house prices, those in South America climbed most strongly last year, while in Europe Slovenia, up 15%, took global top spot, says (...)


Global house prices slow to 4.9%; in Europe CEE strongest, Sweden lower

Average developed world house prices slowed to 4.9% in the year to September, says adviser Knight Frank. In Europe, CEE was strongest, while values (...)


Tritax EuroBox signs fourth logistics deal, €82m German asset at 4.8% yield

Tritax EuroBox, a UK-based logistics REIT, has signed its fourth deal in continental Europe, an €81.6m purchase of an asset in Peine, near the German city (...)


Budapest, Rotterdam, Amsterdam have Europe’s fastest house price rises

Live from Expo Real (Münich) - Europe’s fastest house price growth in the year to June came in Budapest, Rotterdam and Amsterdam, more than (...)


CBRE GIP, Madison invest €870m in 6.5k Spanish resi package

CBRE Global Investment Partners and Madison International Realty are jointly acquiring a 6,458-unit Spanish residential portfolio valued at €870m from Madrid's Azora group, which (...)


Berlin eyes restrictions on foreign residential buyers - mayor

The current mayor of Berlin, Michael Müller, says the city is considering far-reaching measures to combat the housing shortage, including restricting foreign speculative buyers. He (...)


Prague 2Q office stock rises to 3.41m sqm, take-up jumps 70%

Office space delivered in Czech capital Prague reached 51,500 sqm in 2Q18, taking overall stock in the Czech capital to 3,408,900 sqm, says Prague (...)


1m new homes needed in main Dutch cities by 2030 - Knight Frank

In the period up to 2030, the four major cities in The Netherlands will require around 1m new dwellings, adding pressure on an already (...)


Canada, Germany other Europeans underweight in incoming property capital

Canada and Germany have the greatest potential for more real estate investment and could attract a further annual €3.8bn and €2.6bn respectively, says adviser Knight (...)


TPG's Cushman & Wakefield IPO said aiming at $1bn to help cover debt

TPG, the US opportunity fund owner of Cushman & Wakefield, has launched the global commercial real estate adviser's initial public offering which, US media report, (...)


Lack of quality office space to drive Madrid/Barcelona rents – Knight Frank

Rising demand and shrinkage of available quality space should continue to drive up prime office rents in Madrid and Barcelona and take-up is on (...)


Korean REIT JR AMC's €60m Vienna office buy is first in Europe

South Korean REIT JR AMC has closed its first investment in Europe, paying €60m for the Vienna office headquarters of construction group Porr. The asset (...)


Global resi price growth slows in 2017; only Berlin above 20% - Knight Frank

Global house price growth slowed last year to 4.5% from 7% in 2016, says adviser Knight Frank. Berlin was the only one of 150 (...)


Cushman & Wakefield said being prepared for IPO by US owner TPG

Global commercial real estate advisor Cushman & Wakefield is being prepared by its owner, the Texas-based private equity group TPG, for an initial public (...)


European real estate investor demand seen stronger in 2018 but caution on UK

Despite strong price rises in European commercial real estate this year, investor demand is expected to be still stronger in 2018, according to a (...)