Real estate industry bullish towards disruptive technology

Thu, 29/11/2018 - 16:31

Nearly three quarters (72 per cent) of real estate investment professionals believe that so-called disruptive technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain and robotics will have a positive impact on their business in the future, yet only a fifth (19 per cent) say they are being deployed today. »

Europe’s vibrant office markets set to cool

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 17:29

Office property markets will remain buoyant in Europe’s 20 largest cities in 2018-22, though rents will rise less rapidly than they have in recent years, with Berlin set for the biggest increase and London the smallest, says Scope. »

New builds are redefining UK prime property sales trends says Investec study

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 09:39

High-profile new developments are re-shaping the UK’s prime property market, driving up the number of sales and investment into locations previously overlooked, according to new research by Investec Private Bank. »

Stability ahead for London office market, says Cluttons

Mon, 26/11/2018 - 10:56

Rents and capital values for the London office market are to end 2018 down around 6 per cent on 2017, according to property consultancy Clutton’s latest outlook for the UK capital. »

AEW finds value in more than half of real estate markets despite late cycle challenges

Fri, 23/11/2018 - 10:01

Despite the expectation that Bond yield normalisation will push out prime property yields in the next five years, confirming the current late cycle stage of the European real estate market, AEW has found that more than half of the markets assessed for its 2019 European Market Outlook paper remain attractive for real estate investment. »

Advisers predict increase in popularity of long income property funds

Thu, 22/11/2018 - 09:11

Over half of financial advisers (59 per cent) expect a significant increase in the number of clients seeking to secure a steady income from their investments over the next 24 months, according to new research conducted by long income managers TIME Investments. »

New survey reveals keen international demand for German logistics real estate

Wed, 21/11/2018 - 19:15

German logistics real estate has become an amazingly popular asset class, especially among international investors, according to a new survey by bulwiengesa. »

Denise Voss, ALFI

ALFI reports confirm strong growth in Luxembourg’s alternative funds sector

Wed, 21/11/2018 - 08:16

ALFI has unveiled three reports at its PERE conference held in Luxembourg on 20 and 21 November which all highlight strong growth in the Grand Duchy’s alternative funds sector. »

Rental growth for Grade A office space restored near Elizabeth Line stations, says Carter Jonas

Fri, 16/11/2018 - 09:30

Rents for prime located, new, Grade A London office space have risen the fastest in Paddington and Farringdon – both districts have recorded increases of 15.4 per cent since Q3, 2017, up from GBP65.00 per sq ft to GBP75.00 per sq ft for mid-rise floors, representing record highs for both areas. »

John Molesphini, eVestment

Private equity No1 choice for US & UK public pensions in Q3 2018

Thu, 15/11/2018 - 10:44

Private equity investments were the No1 choice for US & UK public pensions in the third quarter of the year with 233 new allocation commitments announced by plans tracked by eVestment. »


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