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Finance 18/03/2019

No sector for old cowboys

A maturity is entering real estate. Recognition that it is not for old cowboys but a sector where success is tied directly to user (...)

Finance 14/03/2019

Investors still favour offices above all else

With €29.7bn spent on offices last year, a 24% jump from 2017, Germany established itself as the biggest office market in Europe, a surge (...)

Finance 14/03/2019

Reshuffling the investment pack in Europe’s Big Three

UK, on the ropes but not out yet The United Kingdom was on the ropes in 2018 but still managed to hold on to its title (...)

Office 27/02/2019

Office, industrial in Germany to deliver more capital value, rent growth - RICS

Office and industrial property in Germany is expected to deliver further capital value and rental growth over the coming year, says the RICS Global (...)

Finance 22/02/2019

Real estate investors in 2019 face risks from five main sources - MSCI

Real estate investors in 2019 will need to adjust to rapid changes deriving from five main sources: environmental, governance, geopolitical, transparency and tech-related, says (...)

Finance 20/02/2019

France’s SCPIs set out to conquer Europe

French SCPI real estate funds (société civile de placement immobilier), mainly designed for private savers, have invested €7.1bn outside the nation in the last (...)

Finance 19/02/2019

German real estate in good shape even if economy is slowing - Quo Vadis conference

Even if the German economy is slowing, its real estate is in good shape and any rise in ECB interest rates will be postponed (...)

Listed 18/02/2019

Dutch Vastned 2018 direct result slips to €40m, cautious on 2019

Dutch listed retail firm Vastned reported a slight drop in its direct result from operations to €40.4m in 2018 after selling nearly €71m in (...)

Finance 06/02/2019

UK must take no-deal Brexit off table, Lord Turner tells ULI conference

Business leaders are adamant that the British government has to take a no-deal Brexit off the table, Adair Turner, a member of the UK (...)

Finance 04/02/2019

European 2018 real estate investment down 15% to €278bn but still near peak - RCA

Geopolitical concerns weighed on European real estate investment in 2018, with transactions down 15% from a strong 2017 to €277.7bn, albeit still close to (...)

Finance 31/01/2019

As Brexit nears, more UK RE funds seek German, Luxembourg partners

With a no-deal Brexit becoming increasingly likely, more and more British property fund managers are seeking cooperation with German or Luxembourg providers to tap (...)

Office 29/01/2019

France 2018 real estate investment hits record at €32bn

Commercial real estate investment in France last year rose by around 12% from 2017 to reach as high as €32bn, a clear record, according (...)

Housing 23/01/2019

French home listings viewed from Britain surge 75% in 4Q18

With the UK's exit from the EU still expected on 29 March, the number of French housing ads consulted from Britain over the last (...)

Office 22/01/2019

Belgian Immobel enters Germany, acquiring Frankfurt's Eden resi project

Belgian listed property developer Immobel has entered the German market, acquiring the Eden project planned for Frankfurt by taking control of its current owner. Without providing financial (...)

Logistics 14/01/2019

Eight new corridors to define Euro logistics as volumes rise, EU expands - C&W

Eight new corridors will define European future logistics routes as the Blue Banana corridor from the Benelux to northern Italy transforms into multiple corridors (...)

Finance 11/01/2019

Real estate fund allocations rise to 10% as investors close on targets

Average real estate fund allocations rose last year to 10.0% from 8.9% while targets climbed to 10.4% from 10.2% narrowing the gap for the (...)

Office 11/01/2019

GEG's Höller sees Frankfurt office market, helped by Brexit, staying stable

Frankfurt has become a major German real estate location, taking some €10bn of the national €60bn investment last year, of which Brexit sparked probably (...)

Office 09/01/2019

AEW adds Frankfurt Niederrad Quadra tower from Deka

Property investment manager AEW has acquired the 10,000 sqm Quadra office tower in Frankfurt's Niederrad from Deka Immobilien at a price said by specialists (...)

Housing 09/01/2019

Alternative residential plus logistics poised to perform well this year - Nuveen

European alternative real estate sectors such as student and other 'Living' sectors are poised, alongside logistics, to perform well in 2019 despite political noise (...)

Finance 04/01/2019

German 2018 CRE investment hits €60bn; demand to stay high at €55bn this yr - JLL

The upturn in commercial real estate investment continued in 2018 and reached €60.3bn, and demand should remain high in 2019 taking it to around (...)