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Office 20/01/2020

UK's Valesco pays € 1.2bn for Brussels Finance Tower in off-market transaction

London-based European real estate investment and asset manager The Valesco Group has acquired Finance Tower, a 185,754 sqm skyscraper located in Brussels’ CBD, for (...)

Office 11/12/2019

[REPORTAGE] What is it that makes investors run to La Défense?

Often considered too cold, too mineral or even too mono-functional, La Défense is the object of all desires. Investors - led by South Koreans (...)

Retail 13/11/2019

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 (...)

Retail 29/10/2019

French 3Q retail property pick-up signals 2019 set to beat 2018's €4.7bn

Retail property investment in France picked up in third quarter and the year could end with higher turnover than 2018's €4.7bn, says adviser Cushman (...)

Finance 08/10/2019

'Lower for longer' global economic trend to continue into 2021 - ULI

The theme over the current economic cycle of 'lower for longer' growth has contributed to a record expansion of over 10 years, and the (...)

Finance 07/10/2019

Foreign real estate investments in France

The €76bn invested in France by foreign investors between 2009 and 2018 represented 38% of the overall volume. What’s more, at €6.8bn, they accounted (...)

Finance 07/10/2019

Marseille continues its transformation

The Aix-Marseille metropolitan area’s office market had a better start in 2019 than the previous year, with take-up surpassing 63,000 sqm in the first (...)

Housing 19/09/2019

Co-living seen solution to global housing crisis, worsened by slow regulatory change

The trend toward co-living could provide a solution to the global housing crisis, currently being hindered by the slow pace of regulatory change, a (...)

Listed 03/09/2019

ICAMAP protests Gazit Globe's takeover of Atrium European, saying far undervalues firm

Investment manager ICAMAP has written to stakeholders in listed CEE retail group Atrium, saying the take-private moves of major shareholder Gazit Globe far undervalue the firm. The (...)

Housing 26/08/2019

AEW acquires two Helsinki apartment blocks for German pension fund

Property investment manager AEW has acquired, for a German pension fund, two modern apartment blocks in Finnish capital Helsinki comprising 87 units and 5,018 (...)

Retail 29/07/2019

AEW’s Europe City Retail enters Portugal, taking fund value to €650m

Investment manager AEW is entering Portugal with its Europe City Retail fund, adding eight properties to take holdings to 23 assets in 13 cities worth (...)

Logistics 25/07/2019

Allianz Real Estate acquires first tranche of €80m Italian logistics portfolio

Allianz Real Estate has completed the purchase of two logistics warehouses in northern Italy in an off-market deal for €33.6m, the first tranche of (...)

Finance 17/07/2019

Fifth Wall opens up to Europe with $503m PropTech focused Fund II

Fifth Wall, a PropTech focused American venture capital firm, announced today the close of its second real estate technology fund, a $503m vehicle with (...)

Finance 08/07/2019

Growing uncertainties make guidance more important than ever

Risks and opportunities on international markets: Expo Real, Europe's leading trade fair for property and investment, will be returning to Munich in October to (...)

Finance 01/07/2019

CBRE GI appoints Elisabeth Troni as Global Portfolio Strategist

CBRE Global Investors has appointed Elisabeth Troni as lead Global Portfolio Strategist. She moves over from a position as EMEA Research and Insight for Cushman & (...)

Office 28/06/2019

Korean Hana adds another asset in Europe: Prague's Main Point Pankrác for €115m

Seoul-based Hana, one of the most active Korean property investors in Europe, is adding another asset - the Main Point Pankrác office building in (...)

Office 27/06/2019

Frankfurt's Cording confirms €225m Berlin Carrée Seestrasse purchase for client

Frankfurt's Cording Real Estate, part of Edmond de Rothschild Real Estate, has confirmed it advised on the acquisition of Berlin's Carrée Seestrasse for €225m on behalf (...)

Territories 15/05/2019

Opportunities abound aboard the Grand Paris Express

"Grand Paris Express is an exceptional investment opportunity, as the public authorities are investing €40bn to develop it, but also a very strong sign (...)

Office 24/04/2019

Cushman advises Italy's Torre on €41.3m Rome acquisition

Italian property fund manager Torre SGR has paid €41.3m for a 6,200 sqm asset in Rome's CBD in a deal advised by Cushman & (...)

Finance 18/04/2019

New actors on the European stage

“When it comes to equity, European real estate is like a busy nightclub – as soon as one group leaves, another seems to be (...)