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Retail 19/11/2018

Retail real estate must change to transform malls, stores into urban destinations

Retail real estate must embrace change to transform malls and stores into urban destinations offering multiple experiences with leisure, sport, food, technology, healthcare and (...)

Office 05/11/2018

Invesco sells La Défense Tour Prisma to AEW Ciloger

US-based manager Invesco Real Estate has sold the 23,000 sqm Tour Prisma in Paris La Défense to French manager AEW Ciloger. Specialists estimated the (...)

Finance 24/10/2018

Generali adds mixed-use in Madrid as diversification, growth continues

Less than a month after making its first acquisition in Denmark, Italy's Generali Real Estate has added a mixed-use asset in Madrid, Arenal Cuatro, (...)

Office 15/10/2018

Paris office take-up rises 6% ytd but falls in 3Q - Immostat

Office take-up in the Greater Paris region rose 6%yy in the first nine months of 2018 though it slid 17%yy to 503,600 sqm in (...)

Health / Senior 11/10/2018

Icade adds first non-French healthcare in Italy, for €112m

French REIT/SIIC Icade has made its first investment in healthcare outside France, signing on a €112m development of seven nursing homes in northern Italy. The (...)

Office 09/10/2018

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 (...)

Office 08/10/2018

Thriving French regional office markets are heading towards a record year

Live from Expo Real (Munich) - France’s office sector may be dominated overwhelmingly by Paris and its suburbs, but its regional markets are thriving (...)

Logistics 05/10/2018

Belgian WDP grows in Romanian logistics but labour is main challenge

Growth for Belgian logistics REIT WDP is coming through steadily in Romania, where it soon expects to reach €500m AUM, one-sixth of its portfolio. (...)

Housing 11/09/2018

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 (...)

Office 07/09/2018

Co-working here to stay but unlikely to dominate office lettings - EPRA

Co-working space offered by firms such as WeWork should be included in office investor strategies and while it is unlikely to dominate letting demand it serves (...)

Office 27/07/2018

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 (...)

Logistics 19/07/2018

Spain's Lar sells logistics portfolio to Blackstone for €120m, 83% profit

Spanish REIT/SOCIMI Lar Espana has finalised sale of a logistics portfolio to US investment giant Blackstone. Reported by local media in negotiation for over €90m, the final (...)

Office 19/07/2018

Strengthening Paris office boosts 1H France investment to €12.5bn

Commercial property investment in France reached €12.5bn in first half, boosted by strengthening demand in Paris region office, says the ImmoStat group. BNP Paribas Real Estate (...)

Finance 17/07/2018

German CRE investment heads for strong 2018 after €25bn+ in 1H - agents

German commercial property investment is heading for another strong 2018 after more than €25bn changed hands in first half, international advisers agree. But investors (...)

Office 16/07/2018

AIM's Globalworth pays Europa Capital €101m for refurbished Warsaw tower

Globalworth, an AIM-listed central European property investor backed by South African REIT Growthpoint, has paid London-based Europa Capital €101m for Warsaw's landmark Spektrum Tower. The purchase, by its (...)

Retail 25/06/2018

Spain's S.Africa-controlled Castellana eyes €1bn retail AUM, listing

Spain's Castellana Properties, controlled by South African REIT Vukile, aims to expand its portfolio over the next three years to €1bn from €400m, and to do (...)

Finance 22/06/2018

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, (...)

Listed 22/06/2018

Spanish REIT Hispania’s board approves increased Blackstone takeover bid

Spain's hotels-focused REIT/SOCIMI Hispania said its board has approved the takeover bid made by US wealth giant Blackstone after the latter raised its offer to €18.25 per share (...)

Office 21/06/2018

Canada's Oxford Properties sells 50% in €800m Paris office portfolio

Oxford Properties, part of Canada's Ontario pension plan OMERS, has sold a 49.9% stake in an €800m Paris office portfolio to a J.P. Morgan Asset Management fund (...)

Logistics 15/06/2018

UK Tritax EuroBox IPO targets £300m for Euro logistics; eyes €600m AUM

British logistics REIT Tritax Big Box has launched a £300m initial public offering for a separate firm, Tritax EuroBox, to target continental European logistics. It is (...)