Shopping bags

Carrefour teams up with international investors to launch CARMILA

Carrefour has partnered with a group of international investors to establish CARMILA, a company that will focus on revitalising shopping centres anchored to Carrefour hypermarkets in Europe. »


Money and calculator

Hines Securities tops USD5bn in capital raise

Hines Securities has surpassed USD5 billion in total capital raised since its inception.  »


Golf

Hispania acquires Hotel Guadalmina

Hispania Activos Inmobiliarios has acquired, in an off-market transaction, Hotel Guadalmina Spa & Golf Resort in Marbella, Spain for a total consideration of EUR21.5 million, fully disbursed with Hispania’s own funds. »


House and money

Double-digit growth in US and UK drives global real estate performance, says IPD

The IPD Global Annual Property Index recorded a total return of 8.3 per cent for 2013, driven by double-digit growth in the US and UK and reinforced by good performance in commodity-rich Australia, Canada and South Africa.  »


UK flag

Unlisted UK real estate fund returns stay strong at 2.9 per cent in Q1 2014

Unlisted real estate funds returned 2.9 per cent for the three months to March 2014, falling back somewhat compared to 4.1 per cent for the last quarter of 2013. »


Results

VIB Vermögen confirms record results for 2013

VIB Vermögen AG has reported record results in terms of key revenue and earnings figures for 2013. »


Australia

TH Real Estate to manage Australian Office Alliance on behalf of TIAA-CREF

TIAA Henderson Real Estate (TH Real Estate) is to manage the TIAA General Account’s recently acquired 50 per cent interest in an office development at 699 Bourke Street, Melbourne. »


London

Grainger acquires London residential portfolio for GBP160m

Grainger, the UK’s largest listed residential property owner and manager, has acquired a tenanted residential property portfolio in London for GBP160m from Property Investments (Chelsea). »


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CRE and REO volumes to hit EUR50bn in 2014, says C&W

Cushman & Wakefield’s corporate finance team estimates that closed commercial real estate (CRE) and real estate-owned (REO) sale volumes are likely to reach EUR50 billion in 2014. »


John Elkann

C&W appoints John Elkann as chairman of the board

Cushman & Wakefield has appointed John Elkann as chairman of its board of directors effective immediately. »


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