Singapore

SGX welcomes IREIT Global to Mainboard

IREIT Global has listed on Singapore Exchange’s (SGX) Mainboard under the stock code UD1U. »


San Francisco

WTAS appoints managing director in San Francisco

Marc Lim has joined tax firm WTAS as a managing director in the commercial and alternative investment funds practices in the San Francisco office. »


Accounts

Mirland revenues rise by 95 per cent

Mirland Development Corporation’s total revenues increased by 95 per cent from USD23.8 million to USD46.3 million for the six months ended 30 June 2014. »


Five fingers

Travis Perkins Group bolsters property team with five senior appointments

The Travis Perkins Group has enhanced its property and environment division with five senior management appointments. »


Shopping bags

AXA Real Estate acquires stake in Cabot Circus shopping centre in Bristol

AXA Real Estate Investment Managers, on behalf of its clients, is to acquire a 50 per cent stake in Cabot Circus, Quakers Friars area, in Bristol for GBP267.8 million from Land Securities which owns the asset through a 50:50 joint venture with Hammerson. »


One finger

Willis launches first UK Shariah-compliant real estate insurance

Willis Group, the global risk adviser, insurance and reinsurance broker, has launched the UK’s first Shariah compliant commercial real estate insurance. »


British pounds

Orchard Street acquires Woolley Edge Motorway Service Station for GBP35.1m

Orchard Street Investment Management has acquired the freehold of Woolley Edge Motorway Service Station on the M1 motorway in Yorkshire for GBP35.1 million. »


Green light

Hines acquires landmark Fort Worth building

Hines has acquired the landmark Chesapeake Plaza, a 409,977-square-foot, 20-storey, Class A office building located on more than 14 acres of land along the Trinity River in Fort Worth's central business district. »


Toronto

Allied Properties REIT acquires USD100m Toronto property

Allied Properties Real Estate Investment Trust is to purchase 555 Richmond Street West in Toronto for USD100 million. »


Handshake

Kennedy Wilson names senior managing director of properties group

Real estate investment and services company Kennedy Wilson has hired Jeffrey Utterback as senior managing director in the firm’s properties group. »


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