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Bruno Paulino

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France's Simi 2018 trade fair marks dawn of a new era

A few hours after the clapper board sounded the end of the 2018 edition of Simi, the French real estate community's annual trade fair, what should (...)


Italy's Generali aims to grow €30bn property AUM, 3rd-party funds - Mazzocco

Italy's Generali Real Estate aims to add €5bn to its €30bn in property assets over the next three years while significantly growing its fund offering for (...)


Spain’s Colonial looks forward to organic growth after busy 2018

Spanish office REIT/SOCIMI Colonial, after a takeover and a readjustment of capital this year, is looking ahead to delivering organic growth with a rise to €500m (...)


Milan office in huge demand as occupier needs change fast

Supply of modern Grade A office real estate in Italy's business centre Milan is tighter than ever, but tracking shifting occupier needs is the major challenge (...)


Covivio Hotels targets seven Euro cities, profit over 30%, best use

French REIT/SIIC Covivio has pared hotel holdings to 400 and now targets seven European cities, operating profit of over 30% and cooperation with operators to establish (...)


French Covivio ready to grow France/Italy office, Euro hotels, German resi

French REIT/SIIC Covivio, the renamed Foncière des Régions in the process of simplifying its structure, aims to expand in three focus segments, France/Italy office, European hotels (...)


Foreign ownership in French housing is no cause for concern

The participation of Germany's Vonovia and Zurich's Swiss Life in the winning bid for French SNCF's housing portfolio is good for Europe, good for France – and may (...)


European hotels eye doubled global middle class in 20 years - EPRA

European hotel investment has gone from a small sector to a mega-industry and, with the global middle class expected to double in 20 years, is on (...)


Italy's Generali paid €200m for Paris, Brussels office assets - BIE sources

Italy's Generali Real Estate, part of the giant Trieste-based insurance group, invested around €200m to acquire a two-asset portfolio in Paris and Brussels from GLL Real Estate Partners, (...)


After 1H rebranding, €1.7bn acquisitions, Covivio still has strong ambitions - Kullmann

French REIT/SIIC Covivio has had an eventful 2018 thus far, assuming a new identity and making a major move into the British hotel sector. Long-time CEO Christophe Kullmann (...)


French Covivio unit closes €300m capital raise to finance UK hotel buy

French hotel REIT Foncière des Murs, a unit of the Covivio group, has completed a capital increase to raise €300m and support the group's £858m (€976m) acquisition of a (...)


French Immochan is second in week to change name, rebranding as Ceetrus

A second French property firm in a week has announced a change of name. Immochan, the manager and owner of shopping centres anchored by its supermarket (...)


French Foncière des Régions renames as Covivio to reflect European reach

One of France's largest REIT/SIICs, Foncière des Régions managing €21bn in office, residential and hotel property, is changing its name to Covivio to reflect its truly integrated European (...)


French FdR in merger offer for Italy's Beni Stabili; to change name

Giant French REIT/SIIC Foncière des Régions is in talks with Italy's Beni Stabili, its 52.4%-owned Italian office unit, to merge the latter into the group on the basis of (...)


Austria's Immofinanz rejects unsolicited US Starwood offer at €2.10 shr

Austria's listed property group Immofinanz has rejected an unsolicited partial offer for a 5% stake made by the US-based Starwood Capital group in parallel to a bid for a larger (...)


French Foncière des Régions confirms talks to buy 14 British 4/5-Star hotels

Diversified French REIT/SIIC Foncière des Régions has confirmed it is in talks to acquire a portfolio of 14 British hotels from the US-based Starwood Capital group. The portfolio comprises 4- (...)


French Foncière des Régions boosts 2017 net 10% to €391m, sees favourable 2018

Diversified French REIT/SIIC Foncière des Régions last year raised net recurring income by 10% to €391m, and will propose a 2.3% dividend increase to €4.50. The (...)


Foncière des Regions signs €290m of non-strategic French retail disposals

France's third largest REIT/SIIC by assets, Foncière des Régions, has signed agreements to sell of nearly €290m of non-core properties, French retail, aiming to strengthen its strategic (...)


Inclusion of real estate in Italian individual savings should benefit REITs - Coima

The Italian 2018 budget's inclusion of real estate in PIR individual saving plans should bring more private capital into the sector and ultimately benefit the REIT/SIIQ (...)


Companies need to adapt as Europe enters new property cycle

Europe is entering a new property cycle after two decades of rises interrupted by the GFC, and client demands are shifting, says Paris-based consultancy ViewS+S. Institutions are (...)


French FdR simplifies hotels, housing stakes prior to repositioning

French REIT/SIIC Foncière des Régions, which in recent years has branched out far beyond its initial office focus, is simplifying its structure, buying out partners in its (...)


Gold in Spanish resort hotels (2): Blackstone, Ruggieri move in

In the rush to tap into the booming Spanish tourism hotel business, US wealth manager Blackstone and France’s Ruggieri family are hot on the heels of (...)


Gold in Spanish resort hotels (1): First mover Hispania tracked by Blackstone, Ruggieri

Gold has been discovered in Spanish resort hotels and REIT/SOCIMI Hispania is the first in the ‘rush’. But other fast movers are close behind. They include Blackstone, and France’s (...)


European public real estate in good shape, led by German resi, French/Spanish office

European public real estate markets are in good shape as our website goes live. German housing stocks are near highs, as are most of the main (...)