Legal & General and Oxford University have appointed Anna Strongman, the current Managing Partner of UK property developer Argent LLP, as the new CEO of Oxford University Development (OUD).
Trinova Real Estate has completed the off-market acquisition of 103 Mount Street, London W1, from Meyer Bergman on behalf of Stars REI for a price reflecting a net initial yield in the region of 4 per cent.
Angelo, Gordon & Co, a USD35 billion alternative investment firm focused on credit and real estate investing, has raised over USD1.5 billion in equity commitments for its most recent European real estate fund, AG Europe Realty Fund III, exceeding the Fund’s USD1.2 billion target and hitting its hard cap.
Funding Affordable Homes (FAH), a social impact company which invests in UK affordable housing, has acquired the Island Point development south of Canary Wharf in London’s Docklands from City Pride Ltd for GBP28.5 million.
Principal Real Estate Investors has appointed John Kropke as managing director of its US and Europe real estate operating company (REOC) line of business.
COLIV, an independent fund managed by DTZ Investors which is the world’s first fund established to provide institutions with the opportunity to invest in the London co-living sector, now has GBP170 million of capital to invest (assuming leverage), following a recently confirmed commitment from Merseyside Pension Fund, the Liverpool-based local authority pension fund.
33 Charterhouse Street, a 50:50 joint venture between Helical and AshbyCapital, is set to become Farringdon’s first smart building with the integration of Smart Spaces technology.
GHD has appointed Paul Nathanail as Technical Director – Contaminated Land, effective from 1 July 2020, as it continues to strengthen and grow its portfolio of environmental consultancy services across the EMEA region.
AEW UK Core Property Fund sells 200,000 sq ft logistics asset to Hines Global Income Trust for GBP20m
The Hines Global Income Trust (Hines Global) has acquired a UK logistics asset at Wakefield 41 Industrial Park from AEW UK Core Property Fund (AEW Core) for GBP20.635 million, adding to its growing European logistics portfolio.
AEW, a leading global real estate investment and asset management platform, has pre-let a 20,000 sqm logistics unit in The Netherlands on behalf of LOGISTIS, its specialist pan-European logistics strategy.