Mark Stephen, Rediturn

Investors look to real estate debt for security and higher yields

Thu, 22/08/2019 - 10:29

Investors seeking higher yields and security against property market falls are increasingly turning to real estate debt, according to Reditum Capital. »

VanWest Partners launches self storage fund with two acquisitions

Thu, 22/08/2019 - 09:42

VanWest Partners, an opportunistic investment firm specialising in residential and commercial real estate acquisition, management, and sales, has launched VanWest Storage Fund I, LLC with the addition of two self storage facilities in the greater Pensacola, Florida market.  »

Harrison Street raises USD1.6bn for seventh US opportunistic real estate fund

Tue, 20/08/2019 - 09:21

Harrison Street, an alternative real asset investment firms dedicated to the education, healthcare and storage sectors, has held the final close of the firm’s seventh US opportunistic real estate fund, Harrison Street Real Estate Partners VII (Fund VII) at the fund’s hard cap of USD1.3 billion, exceeding its original USD950 million target.  »

BrickVest launches second commercial property Employee Participation Fund in partnership with BEOS

Mon, 19/08/2019 - 11:07

BrickVest, a London-based online real estate investment platform, has launched its second Employee Participation Fund (EPF) in partnership with BEOS, the German commercial property specialist which has been part of the Swiss Life Asset Managers family since August 2018. »

Osborne Clarke advises Niam on EUR1.1bn in equity for Niam Nordic VII

Wed, 14/08/2019 - 14:00

International legal practice Osborne Clarke has advised longstanding client and leading Nordic real estate private equity firm, Niam on the completion of its seventh opportunistic real estate fund, Niam Nordic VII. »

Hugo James, Alpha Real Capital

Pension funds turn to long income property to meet their liabilities

Wed, 07/08/2019 - 11:05

Long income property is becoming an increasingly attractive asset class for pension funds seeking secure income in the current low-yielding and uncertain macro-economic environment. »

PGIM Real Estate launches open-end European core property fund

Wed, 31/07/2019 - 17:37

PGIM Real Estate has launched the European Core Diversified Property Fund (EuroCore), an open-end, diversified real estate fund with a first closing comprising EUR304 million in equity capital from six institutional investors.  »

Bouwinvest Dutch Residential and Office Funds attract EUR125 million from Investors

Mon, 29/07/2019 - 13:21

Bouwinvest’s Dutch Residential and Office Funds have together attracted a combined EUR125 million in new capital commitments in the first half of 2019 from two existing investors and one new one. »

Ropes & Gray Advises CBRE Global Investors on CBRE US Development Partners 5

Tue, 23/07/2019 - 22:37

Ropes & Gray has advised CBRE Global Investors on the formation of CBRE US Development Partners 5, a development club fund with equity commitments of USD616 million to the fund and its co-investment vehicles, exceeding its capital-raising target.  »

Prime US REIT lists on SGX Mainboard

Fri, 19/07/2019 - 10:57

Prime US REIT has listed on the Mainboard of Singapore Exchange (SGX) under the stock code OXMU. »


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