RESEARCH

Research reveals growing focus on social benefits when investing in real estate

Research reveals growing focus on social benefits when investing in real estate

New research from Alpha Real Capital (Alpha), a specialist manager of secure income real assets, reveals that 80 per cent of European professional investors now have social real estate firmly on their radar as an investment opportunity and over the next two years around 30 per cent expect pension funds and other institutional investors to increase their real estate allocation to funds offering a social benefit. 

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Knowing where to look – investment opportunities in London’s post-Covid-19 offices

Knowing where to look – investment opportunities in London’s post-Covid-19 offices

By Jonathan Gilbert, Investment Partner at Hartnell Taylor Cook – For decades, London property has been an attractive prospect for both domestic and overseas investors. Whilst the oversea investment in residential property has always been well established in London, in the last 15 to 20 years, there has been a shift to also incorporate commercial assets.

SURVEY

Arinite study assesses how much SMEs will save from post-Covid switch to remote working

Arinite study assesses how much SMEs will save from post-Covid switch to remote working

A survey of CFO and Financial leaders from March by Health & Safety Consultants Arinite has revealed that the majority of businesses are planning to shift 5 per cent of their staff to remote work permanently post-Covid. With five months of working from home, Arinite analysts predict that these numbers are closer to 20 per cent.