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Office 18/05/2018

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 (...)

Housing 09/05/2018

Blackstone adds 2,500 Berlin residential units from local managers

US investment management Blackstone has added 2,500 residential units in central Berlin to its portfolio of over 100,000 units spanning Germany, Spain, Sweden and (...)

Housing 09/05/2018

Euro student housing projects to rise after 2017 investment rises 29% - C&W

European student housing investment increased 29% last year to €13.6bn as rising demand for global higher education continued to attract institutional capital, says global (...)

Office 09/04/2018

1Q Paris region office lease demand rises 13%yy - Immostat

Demand for office space in the Paris region rose 13%yy in first quarter 2018 to 741,800 sqm, while immediate supply at the end of (...)

Listed 29/03/2018

Cushman & Wakefield said being prepared for IPO by US owner TPG

Global commercial real estate advisor Cushman & Wakefield is being prepared by its owner, the Texas-based private equity group TPG, for an initial public (...)

Finance 20/03/2018

CBRE GI makes €12.5bn of EMEA deals in 2017, boosts global AUM to $103bn

CBRE Global Investors completed €12.5bn of transactions in EMEA during 2017 and closed the year with $103.2bn in real estate investments globally, up from $86.6bn (...)

Finance 19/03/2018

Klitschko: "Every investor in Kyiv gets my personal cellphone number"

Despite false impressions given by television reports, security in Ukrainian capital Kyiv is good and improving, says Vitaliy Klitschko, former world heavyweight boxing champion (...)

Health / Senior 16/03/2018

MIPIM BLOG Day 3: The Awards – for the ‘creative art’ of real estate in Europe

Live from MIPIM (Cannes) - Day Three-Thursday: Despite the driving rain in Cannes, even more evidence that the scope of European opportunities is widening, yes, and (...)

Logistics 14/03/2018

Logistics is main European investor target amid higher overall allocations - CBRE

Live from MIPIM (Cannes) - Logistics is now the most sought-after property class for European investors, overtaking office for the first time, according to CBRE’s annual EMEA (...)

Listed 02/03/2018

Spanish REIT Merlin boosts net by 89% to €1.1bn, proposes added 2017 dividend

Spain's largest REIT/SOCIMI Merlin Properties reported a 89% surge in 2017 net profit to €1.1bn, with FFO up 31% at €289m, though per share FFO rose (...)

Office 26/02/2018

Allianz RE in €190m forward buy of Munich Atlas office renovation

Allianz Real Estate, a unit of the giant Munich insurer, has made a €190m forward purchase of the 26,000 sqm Atlas office building renovation (...)

Hospitality 08/02/2018

Spanish REIT Hispania, eyeing merger, makes offer to Bay Hotel shareholders

Following its move last year to become the sole owner of Spanish resort group Bay Hotels, Madrid REIT/SOCIMI Hispania is considering a merger or a de-listing (...)

Logistics 23/01/2018

UAE's Rasmala wins DekaBank financing for first German investment at €154m

Frankfurt's DekaBank has provided €94m in senior financing for the first German logistics investment by the United Arab Emirates-based Rasmala group, listed on London's (...)

Logistics 17/01/2018

UK, Germany power European 2017 RE investment to peak; logistics, hotels lead - CBRE

A strong UK market and a near record in Germany last year boosted commercial real estate investment in all of Europe by 9.3% to (...)

Office 16/01/2018

Eastern Europe property yields still high, but demand holds steady - CBRE

Unlike yields in some of western Europe, those in core central and east European property markets - Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania and Hungary (...)

Office 16/01/2018

Austrian property investment soars to peak €4.8bn, half from Germany - CBRE

Investment in property in Austria hit a record €4.8bn last year, says adviser CBRE, easily beating the prior €3.9bn peak in 2015. Over half (...)

Office 09/01/2018

2017 Paris CRE investment falls 8% to €18.5bn but office lettings rise - Immostat

Total commercial real estate investments in the Paris Ile-de-France region fell 8% last year to €18.5bn from 2016, though demand for office space was (...)

Office 30/11/2017

Frankfurt's Tower 185 sold to Deka for €775m, almost €300m over 2011 cost

Austrian listed CA Immo said it has sold its largest single investment asset, Tower 185 in Frankfurt, to the Deka savings bank group for (...)

Office 18/10/2017

Berlin’s Sony Center: N. American weight of capital outweighs even Korean

If anyone still doubts if European commercial property yields will fall further it’s certainly not Oxford Properties and New York-based Madison who last month signed to (...)

Finance 12/10/2017

Dear Japanese investors: If you don’t come to Europe now, forget it until the next cycle

They’ve been setting up, restructuring, researching and laying plans for years, but Japanese investors are not yet in European mainland real estate. Why? My (...)