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Peter Allen

Director, Head of Residential Investment

Mike Barnes

European Research Associate

Yolande Barnes

Head of Savills World Research

Tim Bretten

Director European Property Management

Sophie Chick

Director, World Research

James Coghill

Director, Head of Residential Capital Markets

Marcus De Minckwitz

Associate Director, European Cross-Border Investment, Logistics

Oliver Fraser-Looen

Head of European Retail Investment

Lucy Greenwood

Associate Residential Research and Consultancy

Jeremy Helsby

Group Chief Executive

Marie Hickey

Director of Savills Commercial Research

Tristam Larder

Joint Head of Regional Investment Advisory EMEA

Cal Lee

Founder and Head of Workthere

Eri Mitsostergiou

Director, European Research

Kevin Mofid

Head of Industrial Research

Mat Oakley

Head of European Commercial Research

Mark Ridley

Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Marcus Roberts

Director, Residential Capital Markets

James Sparrow

Chief Executive Officer, Savills UK and EMEA

Paul Tostevin

Associate Director World Research


Outlets: is the enduring retail asset coming out of its niche?

“In the current wider retail malaise context, outlet centres investment activity has been relatively strong over the course of the past five years, and most particularly (...)


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 say. Adviser Knight (...)


Korean investors said spending record €6.2bn on European property in IH19

South Korean investors spent a record €6.2bn on European property in first half 2019, 10% of all cross-border deals, and are starting to look outside gateway (...)


Paris's Lumière office complex said bought by Primonial, Korea's Samsung for €1.2bn

Likely to be France's deal of the year, Paris's largest office complex, Lumière, has been acquired by fund manager Primonial and Korea's Samsung SRA for around €1.2bn. According (...)


Sweden's Heimstaden extends NL housing with €97m buy from Germany's Patrizia

Sweden's listed Heimstaden continued its aggressive accumulation of housing assets, adding 18 Netherlands properties from Germany's Patrizia for €97.4m. The announcement comes almost simultaneously withHeimstaden's acquisition of residential property in Denmark acquired (...)


Half Europe's 2yr 10m sqm office pipeline is pre-let as vacancies sink - Savills

Almost half of the 10m sqm European office pipeline for 2019 and 2020 is already pre-let, says adviser Savills. First quarter vacancies are down 100bp from (...)


US Harbert's Project Bishop Dutch office portfolio purchase said at €80m

At a price said to be just under €80m, US-based Harbert Management has acquired a Dutch portfolio of office assets known as Project Bishop from multiple (...)


Yield spreads, low rates to keep European real estate attractive to investors - Savills

Yield spreads around Europe will remain attractive in European real estate, and with interest rates expected to stay low, investment capital will continue to flow in, (...)


European investors are going to beds

"Demographic change, rising house prices and supply shortages have established residential alternatives as desirable investments with positive rental growth prospects," says Savills in its 2018 Global Living (...)


Nuveen, Value One in €600m European student housing JV

Nuveen Real Estate and developer Value One have agreed a €600m joint venture investing in pan-European student accommodation, seeding the vehicle with three assets. The seed assets (...)


Europe’s second cities set for growth in flexible office space - Savills

Europe’s smaller capital cities are set for higher growth in flexible office space in the next few years as the serviced-office market matures in core European (...)


European office rents to rise by 3.4% as jobs climb, stock stays low - Savills

European office rents should rise by 3.4% on average this year, fuelled by a continued climb in employment and a lack of prime stock across the (...)


Savills, seeing retail merging with logistics, launches Omnichannel Retail team

Savills is expanding its client offering to include a dedicated Omnichannel Retail team combining retail and logistics expertise, expecting the segments to merge together and thus (...)


Nordics to benefit from data explosion, centre investment demand - Savills

The Nordic region, especially Norway, will benefit from the explosion of data in the next few years and accompanying huge data centre investment, says adviser Savills. Global (...)


CEE inflows rise to €12bn in 2017; yield compression to continue - Savills

Eastern Europe last year attracted almost €12bn in real estate investment, up 7% from 2016 as economic growth stayed robust, says global adviser Savills. It sees even (...)