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.
Downsizing from a lease is currently the main driver of business demand for flexible office space in the UK, according to a survey by Workthere.
Altera has become the first Dutch institutional real estate investor to join the UN Global Compact, in line with the company’s commitment to socially responsible investment.
Adapting to change is challenging at the best of times, but when the pace of change accelerates, it can disorient even the savviest investors. Long accustomed to gauging opportunities in the context of cycles, real estate investors now face a series of bewildering structural changes that will fundamentally transform how they operate in the future.
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Demand by corporates to release capital from their real estate assets is increasing, according to JLL’s report Raising Capital from Corporate Real Estate.