Tuesday, August 4, 2020

NORTH AMERICA

7‑Eleven to acquire convenience store chain for $21bn

7‑Eleven, Inc. (7‑Eleven), the largest chain in North America convenience-retailing industry, has entered into an agreement to acquire Speedway, a convenience store chain,...

Facebook leases 730,000 square feet at Vornado’s Farley Building in New York City

Vornado Realty Trust, a fully-integrated equity real estate investment trust, announced Facebook has leased 730,000 square feet comprising all of the office...

Blackstone hires former Amazon executive Christine Feng as Senior Managing Director

Blackstone has hired Christine Feng, a former senior executive at Amazon focused on mergers and acquisitions, as Senior Managing Director.

TA Realty announces strategic hires

TA Realty LLC, a leading provider of real estate investment management services to U.S. and non-U.S. institutional investors, today announced that it...

Hudson Pacific, Blackstone complete of joint venture to expand studio platform

Hudson Pacific Properties and Blackstone announced that funds affiliated with Blackstone Property Partners have completed their previously announced acquisition of a 49%...

Bain Capital sells office development in Durham for $138m

Bain Capital Real Estate has sold Durham.ID, a 330,369-square-foot office and retail development in downtown Durham, North Carolina to Longfellow Real Estate...

UNITED KINGDOM

RICS: Investors expect further falls in capital values and rents globally over the next 12 months

Sentiment among global real estate occupiers and investors has fallen further into negative territory as the macro-economic impact of COVID-19 weighs on...

German asset manager buys office property in Dublin

German investment and asset manager KGAL has acquired an additional office property, 2 Burlington Road, in the embassy quarter of Dublin for...

Supermarket Income REIT buys Tesco store for £61m

Supermarket Income REIT, the UK supermarket real estate investment trust, has acquired the Tesco Extra in Newmarket, Suffolk, from Standard Life Pooled Pension Property Fund for £61.0 million (excluding acquisition...

Link REIT to acquire Grade A office building in Canary Wharf for £380m

Hong Kong-listed Link Real Estate Investment Trust (Link REIT), managed by Link Asset Management Limited, announced that it has agreed to acquire...

Canary Wharf Group submits plans for 3.8m sq ft development on North Quay

Canary Wharf Group has submitted plans to the local planning authority, the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, for a 3.8 million sq...

CBRE Global Investors pre-lets 153,000 sq ft at 280 Bishopsgate in City of London

CBRE Global Investors, King Street Real Estate GP, L.L.C. and Arax Properties have pre-let 153,000 square feet at 280 Bishopsgate in the...

EUROPE

Tristan fund acquires French logistics portfolio for €180m

Pan-European investment manager Tristan Capital Partners’ fund, EPISO 5, and Catella Asset Management have acquired a portfolio of 50 logistics sites across France for c.€180m, in...

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ASIA PACIFIC

David Jones sells Bourke Street Mall menswear store in Melbourne for $121m

David Jones has sold its menswear store at 299 Bourke Street Mall to Australian-based investor Newmark Capital for $121 million, progressing with...

Ascott Residence Trust to sell serviced residences for S$191.4m

Singapore-listed hospitality trust Ascott Residence Trust (ART) has entered into two conditional agreements to sell serviced residences, Ascott Guangzhou in China and...

ESR-REIT and Sabana REIT announce proposed merger

The managers of ESR-REIT and Sabana Shari’ah Compliant Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust (Sabana REIT) jointly announced theproposed merger of ESR-REIT and...

Charter Hall funds buy industrial portfolio leased to Owens-Illinois Australia

Charter Hall Group managed two funds, the Charter Hall Prime Industrial Fund (CPIF) and Charter Hall Direct Industrial Fund No.4 (DIF4), have...

Cromwell to invest in data centre property platform

Cromwell Property Group, a real estate investment manager listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, has entered into a strategic partnership with Stratus...

Charter Hall Retail REIT acquires 52% interest in Adelaide distribution facility

Charter Hall Retail REIT announced it has purchased a A$111.8 million or 52% interest in a A$215 million purpose-built distribution facility fully...

CRE FINANCE

Cushman & Wakefield arranges $103M construction loan for Logan North Industrial Park

Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) recently announced that the real estate services firm served as the exclusive adviser to Advance Realty Investors...

TPG RE Finance Trust, Inc. appoints Matthew Coleman as President

Experienced TPG Real Estate Executive Joins TRTX, Further Strengthening Management Team TPG RE Finance Trust, Inc. (NYSE: TRTX) (“TRTX”...

Muse, Get Living announce £252m funding deal for Lewisham Gateway

Muse Developments and Get Living PLC have agreed a £252m forward funding deal for the the second and final phase of Lewisham...

AMC reaches agreement to reduce debt by at least $460 million and secures $300 million in new funding

AMC announces amended exchange offers already agreed to by 73% of Senior Subordinate Noteholders representing almost $1.7 billion of AMC’s U.S. dollar...

Helical, AshbyCapital JV secures £140m facility for London office development

A joint venture between Helical and AshbyCapital has secured a £140m facility to finance the development of 33 Charterhouse Street in London...

Kennedy Wilson and Fairfax complete first loan in $2 billion loan platform

63 million loan closes for new multifamily community in Colorado Global real estate investment company Kennedy Wilson (NYSE: KW) and Fairfax...

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7‑Eleven to acquire convenience store chain for $21bn

7‑Eleven, Inc. (7‑Eleven), the largest chain in North America convenience-retailing industry, has entered into an agreement to acquire Speedway, a convenience store chain,...

Facebook leases 730,000 square feet at Vornado’s Farley Building in New York City

Vornado Realty Trust, a fully-integrated equity real estate investment trust, announced Facebook has leased 730,000 square feet comprising all of the office...

Blackstone hires former Amazon executive Christine Feng as Senior Managing Director

Blackstone has hired Christine Feng, a former senior executive at Amazon focused on mergers and acquisitions, as Senior Managing Director.

TA Realty announces strategic hires

TA Realty LLC, a leading provider of real estate investment management services to U.S. and non-U.S. institutional investors, today announced that it...

Hudson Pacific, Blackstone complete of joint venture to expand studio platform

Hudson Pacific Properties and Blackstone announced that funds affiliated with Blackstone Property Partners have completed their previously announced acquisition of a 49%...

CRE Herald : Top 10 commercial real estate posts in July

Here are CRE Herald most popular commercial real estate(CRE) posts for the month. Lendlease, PSP Investments to develop €2.5bn urban...

Tristan fund acquires French logistics portfolio for €180m

Pan-European investment manager Tristan Capital Partners’ fund, EPISO 5, and Catella Asset Management have acquired a portfolio of 50 logistics sites across France for c.€180m, in...

Deka Immobilien acquires office property in Paris from LaSalle IM for €165m

Deka Immobilien has acquired the Sainte Cécile, an office property in Paris from the real estate fund Encore + managed by LaSalle...

Bain Capital sells office development in Durham for $138m

Bain Capital Real Estate has sold Durham.ID, a 330,369-square-foot office and retail development in downtown Durham, North Carolina to Longfellow Real Estate...

BNP Paribas REIM buys office building in Milan

BNP Paribas REIM Italy SGR, on behalf of a managed real estate fund reserved for investors professional, has acquired a 10,600 sq...