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Newcastle's retail regeneration takes step forward

Newcastle's retail regeneration takes step forward

Newcastle City Council and NE1 has appointed Cushman & Wakefield and FaulknerBrowns Architects to produce a strategy to transform the city’s Northumberland Street area in a bid to become a top European retail and leisure destination. A number of interventions to boost footfall to the area, which is home to department store Fe...
Donnerstag, 23. März 2017

Despite the strike, growth continues at Berlin's airports

In the first two months of 2017, over 4.5 million passengers flew from Schönefeld and Tegel. That is 8% more than in the same period in 2016. At Schönefeld Airport the number of passengers grew by as much as 16.1% compared to the previous year. The current traffic report contains the figures for passengers, flights and air ca...
Donnerstag, 23. März 2017

Ryden wins two new management mandates

Ryden has recently been appointed to manage the property portfolios of Buccleuch Property and Caledon Property Group. The remit for both contracts includes day-to-day management, rent collection, service charge administration and health and safety compliance. The firm picked up the Buccleuch Property instruction for 20 assets...
Donnerstag, 23. März 2017

22 new brands entered the Czech market in 2016

According to the results of a survey conducted by CBRE interest in the Czech Republic has remained a key destination for the entry of new brands into the market of Central and Eastern Europe. 22 brands expanded to the Czech market in 2016, while none of the active brands closed shop. The Mothercare and Harmont & Blaine shops ...
Donnerstag, 23. März 2017

Capital Bay reaches a transaction volume of €1.4 billion in 2016

Capital Bay is looking back at the first financial year. Established by George Salden with four employees at the end of March 2016, the full-service investment company achieved a transaction volume of approximately €1.4 billion last year. The biggest deals included the purchase of 862 apartments in Merseburg, 577 residential ...
Donnerstag, 23. März 2017

Deutsche Hypo with significant rise in new Business

Accounting for 62.4 % of new business volume (2015: 60.1 %), new business continued to be focused in Germany. Domestic commitment volume amounted to €2,832 million (2015: €2,449 million). The lion's share of new business outside of Germany was registered in UK with €749 million (2015: €730 million), followed by the Benelux re...
Donnerstag, 23. März 2017

27% of global commercial real estate transaction volumes attributed to private buyers

Commercial real estate remains an important asset class for private investors, with 27% of global transaction volumes attributed to private buyers in 2016. The 2017 Knight Frank Attitudes Survey data shows that a full quarter of private client wealth is held in real estate investments (excluding their primary residence and se...
Donnerstag, 23. März 2017

€1.6 trillion available for global real estate investment in 2017

Stronger economic growth, the availability of debt capital, and a more positive outlook from investors is expected to drive global capital flows in 2017, with €1.6 trillion ($1.7 trillion) of ‘dry powder’ available to deploy in real estate this year, according to the CBRE Global Investor Intentions Survey 2017.
Donnerstag, 23. März 2017

Orion completes final closing of Fund V at €1.5billion

Orion Capital Managers has completed the capital raising for its Orion European Real Estate Fund V, with the fund being oversubscribed resulting in a total of €1.5 billion of investor equity commitments. Orion again enjoyed the support of many long term investors with the initial Fund V closing in late December 2016 and the f...
Donnerstag, 23. März 2017
Hines and Universal-Investment acquire two high-street retail assets

Hines and Universal-Investment acquire two high-street retail assets

Hines and Universal-Investment have completed the acquisition of two prime high street retail assets with associated office space in Madrid and Barcelona on behalf of the Bayerische Versorgungskammer (BVK) €1.3 billion separate account. These purchases represent the eighth and ninth acquisitions for the BVK mandate. In Madrid...
Donnerstag, 23. März 2017

London beats New York as most important city for ultra-wealthy

London has beaten New York as the most important global city for ultra-high net worth individuals (UHNWIs), according to the annual Knight Frank Wealth Report. New to the report this year, the City Wealth Index identifies the cities that matter to the ultra-wealthy by analysing four critical measures of current wealth, invest...
Mittwoch, 22. März 2017

World’s wealthiest prioritise capital growth and succession planning

Amidst a politically uncertain landscape, the main concerns for the world’s most affluent people are wealth preservation, capital growth and succession planning, according to Knight Frank’s annual Attitudes Survey, produced exclusively for The Wealth Report. The survey looks at the most important factors for ultra-high-net-wo...
Mittwoch, 22. März 2017

32% of UHNWIs will invest in international property in the next two years

According to the latest data by Knight Frank, 32% of UHNWIs will invest in cross-border real estate in the next two years. Findings of The Wealth Report’s Attitudes Survey highlight that property remains a substantial target for outbound capital. The survey’s results show that the trend continues to grow, with Chinese investm...
Mittwoch, 22. März 2017

Fess Wofse appointed as new CFO for Thor Equities

Thor Equities has appointed Fess Wofse as Chief Financial Officer. Wofse will be responsible for all global finance operations at Thor Equities including managing and reporting on the performance of the company and its investments, as well as overseeing Thor’s accounting and risk management departments.
Mittwoch, 22. März 2017

Paris seen as first major investment market

Office take-up in Europe increased in 2016 for the third year in a row; it is the best performance since 2007. However, Central London, the second largest European market, dropped by 17% as many occupiers halted expansion plans after the United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union. Southern European markets such as Mila...
Mittwoch, 22. März 2017

Dublin continues to prove popular with international investors

London has been ranked as the most attractive European city for real estate investment for the sixth consecutive year, according to CBRE’s annual Investor Intentions Survey being launched at MIPIM 2017. Seventeen per cent of respondents cited London as their preferred destination for real estate investment. Dublin remains in ...
Mittwoch, 22. März 2017