Real estate fund managers and investors are squaring up to tackle twin threats of climate change and an affordability crisis in housing, which they say could create sea change in the real estate investment world, according to a new whitepaper by SEI.
Foresight Capital Management (FCM), part of Foresight Group, has launched the FP Foresight Sustainable Real Estate Securities Fund.
IPSX Group (The International Property Securities Exchange), which operates a regulated securities exchange dedicated to commercial property, has signed an agreement with Iress to make IPSX market data available through both its trading software and extensive range of data feeds by the end of July 2020.
Throughout the global Covid-19 pandemic, real estate news has been dominated by what it will mean for the future of offices, with media outlets speculating that occupiers will be ridding themselves of now ‘redundant’ prime real estate, keeping their workforce at home and saving money in the process.
AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets (AXA IM - Real Assets) has held the final close of its second comingled European infrastructure debt fund, European Infrastructure Senior (Floating) 2 (EIS 2), which has raised a total of cEUR1.05 billion, exceeding its original target.
Asia Pacific real estate investment activity registers significant Covid-19 impact in first half of 2020
The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic was felt deeper in Asia Pacific real estate markets in the second quarter of 2020 than the previous quarter, contributing to investment volumes and rental prices declining across most major commercial asset classes in the first half of the year.
Bunzl plc, a FTSE-100 specialist international distribution and services group, has agreed the first lease at SEGRO's 70-acre SEGRO Park Kettering Gateway industrial and warehouse development.
Legal & General is to make all of its new housing stock operational net zero carbon enabled by 2030. This will be implemented in a phased approach across all homes invested in or built by Legal & General Group including: Build to Rent, Build to Sell, later living and affordable housing.
With debt-laden intu expected to go into administration following a further slide in its share price, a number of hedge fund short sellers are set to gain from the shopping centre operator’s woes…
Southbank Place, a joint London venture project by Qatari Diar and Canary Wharf Group, has reached a major milestone with the completion of prominent residential tower, 30 Casson Square.
With the easing of restrictions across the world, real estate occupier demand has been the first to begin to recover, according to Savills Global Market Sentiment Survey.
The first eco homes pioneered by eco MMC housebuilding specialist Etopia to be independently tested for energy efficiency have been officially rated as better than zero carbon.