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Office

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 CCP 5 (...)

Retail

Spain's El Corte Inglés sets 23 May deadline for offers on €1.5bn disposals

Spain's iconic department store chain El Corte Inglés has set 23 May as the deadline for initial offers on 96 non-strategic properties disposals said to be worth around (...)

Finance

Multi-let assets are future of institutional real estate investment - PwC

European commercial real estate is shifting away from single-tenant and toward multi-tenant occupancy, and many investors have not yet taken this on board, says global audit (...)

Finance

New actors on the European stage

“When it comes to equity, European real estate is like a busy nightclub – as soon as one group leaves, another seems to be ready to (...)

Office

Italian Generali’s 3rd major Warsaw office buy takes CEE to €1bn

Italy's Generali Real Estate has made its third major office acquisition in Warsaw, acquiring Piękna 2.0, taking its central European holdings to around €1bn. Part of the Trieste-based insurance (...)

Finance

KPMG in new property consulting push in Germany with One Real Estate

With its new One Real Estate initiative in Germany, global audit giant KPMG is combining its in-place expertise, specifically in audit, and its wide office network, (...)

Office

Italy's Generali buys 10,000 sqm Prague building for CEE fund

Italy’s Generali Real Estate has acquired a century-old building in the Prague’s historic centre which it says fits its strategic focus on Europe’s main cities. Without giving (...)

Finance

Hunt for secure income drives Euro investment - ULI/PwC Emerging Trends 2019

The hunt for secure long-term income is driving European real estate investment as the industry seeks hedges against interest rate rises and the uncertain geopolitical backdrop, (...)

Finance

Lisbon jumps to top spot as industry seeks late-cycle plays - Emerging Trends 2019

Portuguese capital Lisbon has jumped 10 places to the top spot in city rankings included in the ULI Europe/PwC Emerging Trends in Real Estate Europe 2019 (...)

Office

CEE real estate shifting as cost efficiency gives way to knowledge industries

Live from Expo Real (Munich) - Central European real estate markets are changing, with a marked shift to quality and knowledge-based operations and away from cost (...)

Office

Allianz adds €175m Stockholm office in first Swedish equity deal in six years

Allianz Real Estate, part of the giant Munich-based insurance group, has paid €175m to acquire the 30,000 sqm Gangaren 11 office complex in Stockholm, its first (...)

Office

Blackstone's Munich Arabella Bogen office buy said at €170m

US wealth management giant Blackstone and Frankfurt-based alternative investment manager Quincap have together acquired the 44,000 sqm Arabella Bogen office building in Munich for a price reported at (...)

Retail

German Universal, US Hines pay €600m for Paris Champs-Elysées store for BVK

Germany's Universal Investment and US-based wealth manager Hines have paid nearly €600m to purchase Apple's future head office and new concept store on Paris' prestigious avenue des Champs-Elysées on (...)

Finance

Real estate future starts now, RICS World Built Environment Forum hears

The transformative impact of digitalisation plus huge growth in global cities will need a new generation of leaders, the RICS World Built Environment Forum in London heard. And (...)

Office

UK's Tristan makes purchases in Wroclaw, Cologne; disposal in Luxembourg

London real estate fund manager Tristan Capital Partners has announced three new transactions - acquisition of a development site in Poland's Wroclaw and a mixed-use complex in Germany's (...)

Logistics

Frasers' German/Austrian logistics buy from Alpha seen above €600m

Singapore-based Frasers Property's European subsidiary has added to its growing logistics portfolio by buying 22 German and Austrian properties owned principally by Luxembourg's Alpha Industrial Holding, (...)

Finance

Eurozone economic, real estate optimism tempered by asset availability – ULI/PwC

An improving Eurozone macroeconomic outlook and real estate’s continued attractiveness are bolstering industry optimism, says the ULI/PwC Emerging Trends 2018 report. But investors are concerned about asset availability, (...)

Office

Data availability, shift toward real estate as a service seen upcoming trends

The growing availability of data on all aspects of real estate, combined with the tech-enabled shift toward viewing it as a service rather than an asset (...)

Office

Berlin, Frankfurt, Copenhagen, Munich, Madrid top city list in ULI/PwC report

For the fourth year in a row Berlin has taken the top spot in the city rankings of the annual Emerging Trends report produced by ULI and PwC. Frankfurt (...)