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M7 Real Estate believes retail warehousing assets are a buying opportunity. Jane Roberts reports
Hines is raising new capital for its flagship €1.3 bn Hines European Core Fund and widened the open-ended vehicle’s investing parameters to include the logistics and residential sectors
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) lodged a lastminute appeal in the £500 mln lease dispute with landlord Canary Wharf Group
The decision by Green REIT’s board to put the company or its assets up for sale after only five years’ trading could be seen as part of a wider problem for European REITs.
While many investors are increasing their focus on the logistics sector the CEO of Gramercy Europe, Alistair Calvert, foresees the company – now Clarion Gramercy – diversifying away from logistics real estate.
Allianz Real Estate has completed a trio of loans totalling €476 mln and is on track to open its debt investment business to third-party institutional investors this year.
Grosvenor is returning to commercial investing in Spain and has agreed to buy a Madrid office building from Blackstone.