Green light

IDI Gazeley Germany begins speculative logistics development in Germany

IDI Gazeley (Brookfield Logistics Properties) has begun construction of a new 25,000 square metre (269,000 square foot) sustainable warehouse located at its flagship German logistics development site, Magna Park Kassel. »


Globe

SSgA launches global real estate mutual fund with CBRE Clarion Securities

State Street Global Advisors (SSgA) has launched the State Street Clarion Global Real Estate Income Fund, an open-end global real estate mutual fund. »


UK flag

Prime to secondary UK commercial property yield gap narrows, says C&W

UK commercial property yields have continued to fall across prime and secondary markets since the summer, with prime down 7bp since June to an average of 5.1 per cent while secondary are down 17bp to average 7.8 per cent, according to Cushman & Wakefield.  »


Open sign

National Real Estate Advisors opens Bainbridge Bethesda

National Real Estate Advisors has held the grand opening of Bainbridge Bethesda Apartments, a luxury, LEED Silver certified community in Bethesda, Maryland. »


Tipping point

Preqin: Liquid alternatives reach a tipping point

Over half of the respondents in Preqin’s latest bi-annual survey allocate, or plan to allocate, to liquid alternative funds, further reaffirming that this asset class is here to stay. »


Sweden flag

AMF Fastigheter launches urban development department

AMF Fastigheter, the real estate arm of AMF Pension, has launched a dedicated urban development department. »


Regulation

Cordium expands offering with Strategic Regulatory Response Plan

Cordium, a provider of compliance consulting, accounting, tax and software to the financial services industry, has launched a Strategic Regulatory Response Plan for clients. »


Farming

Westchester Group appoints Martin Davies to lead farmland investing programme in Europe

Westchester Group Investment Management, a TIAA-CREF majority-owned global agricultural asset manager, has appointed Martin Davies as executive vice president and chief executive officer of Westchester Group of Europe (WGE). »


Warehouse

IDI Gazeley acquires three European class-A logistics warehouse assets

IDI Gazeley (Brookfield Logistics Properties) has acquired three class-A logistics warehouse assets in Europe totalling 1,000,000 square feet (97,400 square metres). »


Sold sign

Rockspring separate account client sells Newplan House in Epsom for GBP6.9m

Rockspring Property Investment Managers, on behalf of a separate account client, has sold the freehold interest in Newplan House, Epsom to clients of Cornerstone Real Estate Advisers for GBP6.9 million. »


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