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UK commercial property continues to strengthen through Q1

Commercial property values in the UK rose by a further 1.0 per cent in March, continuing the steady growth seen during the first two months of 2014. »


SEGRO agrees new and amended bank facilities totalling EUR460m

Industrial and warehouse property specialist SEGRO plc has agreed new and amended bank facilities totalling EUR460 million (GBP380 million).  »

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Behringer Harvard Multifamily REIT I rebrands as Monogram Residential Trust

Behringer Harvard Multifamily REIT I is rebranding as Monogram Residential Trust, a change designed to reflecting the REIT’s transition to a fully integrated self-managed real estate investment trust. »

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M&G Investments provides EUR110m of mortgage finance for Dutch residential portfolio

M&G Investments has completed the largest acquisition financing of Dutch residential property since the start of the credit crisis. »


Trinity IM and Starwood Capital Group to buy The Royal Exchange, Manchester from M&G

Trinity IM, a specialist investor and asset manager in UK real estate, and Starwood Capital Group, the global private investment firm, are to purchase The Royal Exchange, Manchester from M&G Real Estate's Life Fund. »

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Helical Bar acquires mixed use portfolio for GBP40m

Helical Bar has acquired a mixed-use portfolio of ten properties from IM Properties for a total consideration of GBP40.15m, reflecting an 8.35 per cent net initial yield. »

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Hearthstone to manage new Scottish housing fund

Hearthstone Investments, the specialist residential property fund manager, has won a GBP30m investment mandate from Falkirk Council Pension Fund to invest into social and affordable housing within Scotland. »


Prologis leases 582,000 sq ft in Latin America developments

Prologis signed four development lease agreements in the first quarter totalling 582,000 square feet (54,000 square metres) in Brazil and Mexico. »

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Health Care REIT appoints Thomas J DeRosa as CEO

Health Care REIT has appointed Thomas J DeRosa, a director of the company and former vice chairman and chief financial officer of The Rouse Company, as chief executive officer, effective immediately. »

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Kames Capital raises GBP40m for second close of UK Active Value Property Fund

Kames Capital has secured a further GBP40m investment into its closed ended Kames UK Active Value Property Fund. »

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