Property Funds World - Daily News en TH Real Estate expands relationship with Korean Teachers Credit Union <p><em><strong>The Korean Teachers&rsquo; Credit Union and TH Real Estate (a division of TIAA Global Asset Management) are to establish a new joint venture where both parties will contribute up to a combined USD1 billion to invest in US commercial real estate loans.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Deals and Transactions Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:18:08 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247857 at HFF acquires Leon Partners in London <p><em><strong>HFF has launched its UK operations with the acquisition of Leon Partners, a London-based independent real estate advisory firm focusing on investment banking and corporate finance.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 20 Jan 2017 13:16:37 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247856 at Charities property fund passes GBP50m AUM <p><em><strong>Property investment manager Eskmuir Properties has completed the GBP7 million purchase of 34 Clarendon Road, a 24,035 sq ft multi-let office building in Watford, on behalf of the Diversified Property Fund for Charities (DPFC).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Funds Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:51:52 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247843 at Valad Europe appoints head of Benelux <p><em><strong>Valad Europe, part of Cromwell Property Group has appointed Wouter Zwetsloot as head of Benelux and promoted Mark McLaughlin to the European management group as head of property Europe.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Moves & Appointments Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:46:44 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247840 at UBS Asset Management’s REPM awarded SGD250m sovereign wealth mandate <p><em><strong>UBS Asset Management&rsquo;s Real Estate &amp; Private Markets (REPM) business in Singapore has been awarded a real estate mandate by the Boustead Development Partnership to manage an equity commitment of SGD250 million (USD 170 million) for the development/redevelopment of new industrial facilities in Singapore.</strong></em></p> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-directory-company"> <div class="field-label">Company:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/gfmdirectory/ubs-global-asset-management-0">UBS Global Asset Management</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Real Estate Mandates Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:44:37 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247839 at Barings Real Estate Advisers acquires second Italian asset <p><em><strong>Barings Real Estate Advisers has acquired the Nuovo Borgo retail centre in Asti, Italy, for EUR51.5 million.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:42:29 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247838 at Empiric to acquire student accommodation property in York <p><em><strong>Empiric Student Property has acquired the land and entered into a forward funded development agreement for a 106 bed, premium student accommodation development in York for a total funding commitment of GBP9.245 million.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:22:37 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247835 at Genesta acquires Helsinki office property <p><em><strong>Genesta has acquired the 11,200 sq m landmark office property H&auml;meentie 11 located in S&ouml;rnainen, Helsinki on behalf of its fund GNRE Fund II.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:21:22 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247833 at Log4Real launches three million sq m warehouse development programme <p><em><strong>German industrial and logistics property developer Log4Real is expanding at home and entering international markets with a planned multi-billion euro pan-European investment programme.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Investments Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:20:22 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247832 at Starwood Capital Group to acquire Milestone Apartments REIT <p><em><strong>Starwood Capital Group is to acquire Milestone Apartments Real Estate Investment Trust for USD16.15 per trust unit in cash.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:16:00 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247831 at Schroder Real Estate acquires EUR130 million office asset in Paris <p><em><strong>Schroder Real Estate has&nbsp;completed a further investment in Paris on behalf of its pan-European Swiss fund, Immobilien Europa Direkt (IED), an investment group of the Zurich Investment Foundation.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Real Estate Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:13:10 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247829 at Timbercreek closes Canadian multi-residential value-add fund at CAD245m <p><em><strong>Timbercreek Asset Management has held the final closing of the Timbercreek Canadian Multi-Residential Value-Add Fund, with aggregate commitments of approximately CAD245 million.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Real Estate Launches & Fundraising Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:09:58 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247828 at Lazard Asset Management launches real assets fund <p><em><strong>Lazard Asset Management has launched the Lazard Real Assets and Pricing Opportunities Portfolio, which is based on Lazard&rsquo;s existing real assets strategy.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Real Assets Real Estate Launches & Fundraising Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:06:59 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247827 at Northern Trust launches sustainable real estate index and fund <p><em><strong>Northern Trust Asset Management, collaborating with GRESB, has launched a sustainable real estate index.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Real Estate Indexes Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:12:35 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247810 at Hunter completes lettings at Union Gate in Bristol <p><em><strong>Hunter Real Estate Investment Managers has completed three new lettings at Union Gate, Bristol, the 12-unit retail parade which was acquired by the firm&rsquo;s UK Retail Trust in June for GBP9.6 million.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lettings & Sales Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:11:07 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247809 at M7 makes Dublin mixed-use acquisition <p><em><strong>M7 Real Estate has acquired a mixed-use office and residential development on Fumbally Lane, Dublin, on behalf of M7 European Real Estate Investment Partners&nbsp;IV (M7 EREIP IV).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:32:43 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247796 at Investors should focus on long term opportunities in ‘new normal’ of low yields, says Savills IM <p><em><strong>Investors in Europe should focus on long term opportunities in &ldquo;winning&rdquo; cities, urban logistics, alternative real estate and tactical asset management, according to a report from Savills Investment Management (Savills IM).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Surveys & research Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:18:09 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247791 at Catella advises on EUR45.5m residential acquisition <p><em><strong>The residential team of investment manager Catella Real Estate has advised a southern German institution on the acquisition of a property portfolio with 133 residential units in Copenhagen, Cologne and Ulm.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:11:12 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247789 at AXA IM - Real Assets raises EUR1.4bn for commercial real estate debt fund <p><em><strong>AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets has raised circa EUR1.4&nbsp;billion for its latest commercial real estate senior debt fund, Commercial Real Estate Senior 10 (CRE Senior 10).</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Real Estate Launches & Fundraising Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:09:41 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247788 at Hispania acquires four Canary Island hotels <p><em><strong>Hispania has completed the acquisition of four hotels to Dunas Hotels &amp; Resorts in Gran Canaria for a total amount of EUR92 million, including the expected refurbishment of the hotels.</strong></em></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Acquisitions Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:05:13 +0000 Emily.Perryman 247786 at