Wednesday, October 28, 2020

NORTH AMERICA

Volkswagen Group of America signs lease for new headquarters in Northern Virginia

Volkswagen Group of America has signed a lease agreement with Boston Properties as an anchor tenant in Northern Virginia’s Reston Town Center...

Investcorp buys U.S industrial properties for $280m

Investcorp has acquired 32 industrial properties totaling approximately 3.5 million square feet across four major U.S markets for US$280 million.

H.I.G. Realty Partners originates $48.7m loan for Los Angeles office complex

H.I.G. Capital's affiliate H.I.G. Realty Partners has originated a $48.7 million loan to finance the redevelopment of Expo 3, a 94,000 square...

AMC plans to reopen movie theatres in Northern California

AMC Entertainment said on Thursday that several AMC locations in Northern California, including San Francisco and the greater Bay Area, would begin...

CBRE : Tech industry remains biggest force in U.S office-leasing activity

The tech industry’s share of U.S. office-leasing activity in this year’s first half inched down to 20 percent from 21 percent last...

LaSalle launches global indirect real estate investment fund

LaSalle Investment Management (LaSalle) has launched LaSalle Global Navigator Fund, an open-ended relative value real estate investment fund. The...

UNITED KINGDOM

Homes England appoints Peter Freeman as new chairman

UK Government’s housing delivery agency Homes England has appointed Peter Freeman as the new chairman. Peter Freeman is co-founder...

DHL signs lease at SEGRO Logistics Park East Midlands Gateway

DHL has signed a ten-year lease agreement for the 192,000 sq ft space at SEGRO Logistics Park East Midlands (SLP-EMG), bringing the...

Carlyle agrees to acquire Calastone

Calastone said on Monday that global investment firm The Carlyle Group has reached an agreement to acquire a majority stake in the...

Mace gets approval for Stevenage Town Centre regeneration

International development and construction company Mace said it has received approval for SG1, the £500 million regeneration of Stevenage Town Centre, from...

Hammerson appoints Connor Owens as new Director of Ireland

Hammerson plc has appointed Connor Owens as its new Director of Ireland. Connor Owens will head up Hammerson's Irish business, and...

UBS AM completes new lettings at Edinburgh industrial estate

UBS Asset Management (UBS AM) Real Estate & Private Markets (REPM) business has completed five new lettings totaling 33,240 sq ft at...

EUROPE

Brookfield closes €1.14bn European core-plus real estate fund

Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (Brookfield) announced the closing of its first European core-plus real estate fund, Brookfield European Real Estate Partnership (BEREP),...

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ASIA PACIFIC

Elanor acquires healthcare real estate in Brisbane

Elanor Investors Group, an investment and funds management business, announced that the Elanor Healthcare Real Estate Fund (EHREF) has acquired the Woolloongabba...

Cromwell gets $85m development approval for office building in Canberra

Cromwell Property Group has received approval for its A$85 million development application for new six-storey office building at 19 National Circuit in...

Singaporean REIT announces logistics investments in Australia for S$414m

Singapore-listed ARA LOGOS Logistics Trust (ALOG) said on Monday that it has proposed the acquisition of five logistics properties in Brisbane,...

Centuria’s Augusta Capital to acquire Visy glass facility in Auckland

Centuria Capital Group has agreed to acquire the Visy Glass industrial facility in Auckland, New Zealand for NZ$178.3 million (A$167.2 million) in...

Singapore’s CDL Hospitality Trusts sells Brisbane hotel for A$67.9m

Singapore based real estate investment trust CDL Hospitality Trusts(CDLHT) has entered into an agreement for the sale of Novotel Brisbane to ADFA...

APG forms partnership with South Korean fund to invest in real assets

APG, a privately owned investment manager, and NPS (National Pension Service of South Korea) have formed a partnership in the field of...

CRE FINANCE

H.I.G. Realty Partners originates $48.7m loan for Los Angeles office complex

H.I.G. Capital's affiliate H.I.G. Realty Partners has originated a $48.7 million loan to finance the redevelopment of Expo 3, a 94,000 square...

Primonial completes €400m refinancing for healthcare real estate portfolio

Primonial Luxembourg has completed a refinancing of 400 million euros with the Austrian bank Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) on the PANACEA...

Marcus & Millichap to acquire Mission Capital

Marcus & Millichap (MMI) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Mission Capital, a real estate capital markets solutions firm with...

L&G announces £200m funding of Oxford University innovation centre

Legal & General(L&G) has announced the £200m funding of Oxford University innovation centre for Life and Mind sciences. Legal...

Investec provides £36m loan for BTR development in Woolwich, London

Investec's Structured Property Finance team (Investec) has agreed to provide Comer Homes, the UK residential property developer, with a £36 million, five-year senior...

ARA Venn awarded £3bn Affordable Housing Guarantee Scheme in UK

Singapore-based global asset manager ARA Asset Management Limited (ARA) said on Sunday that its subsidiary, ARA Venn, an investment manager in European...

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CAREERS

Homes England appoints Peter Freeman as new chairman

UK Government’s housing delivery agency Homes England has appointed Peter Freeman as the new chairman. Peter Freeman is co-founder...

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Moorfield Group, Stor-Age form £100m UK self storage joint venture

UK-focused real estate fund manager Moorfield Group has entered into a joint venture with Stor-Age, a South African self storage Real Estate...

Barings acquires land for office development in Milan

Real estate investment manager Barings has acquired off-market a parcel of land for an office development opportunity in Milan, Italy.

PATRIZIA buys logistics scheme in Veghel, Netherlands for €65m

PATRIZIA AG has acquired a two-asset logistics scheme in Veghel, The Netherlands, on behalf of its institutional clients for around EUR 65...

Singapore’s CDL Hospitality Trusts sells Brisbane hotel for A$67.9m

Singapore based real estate investment trust CDL Hospitality Trusts(CDLHT) has entered into an agreement for the sale of Novotel Brisbane to ADFA...

Rockpoint forms $250m single-family rental JV with Resicap

Global real estate investment management firm Rockpoint Group has formed a $250 million joint venture with Resicap, an owner and operator of single-family rental...

JCPenney files draft asset purchase agreement

Continues to Make Significant Progress Toward Final Asset Purchase Agreement with Brookfield, Simon and First Lien Lenders  Expects to...

APG forms partnership with South Korean fund to invest in real assets

APG, a privately owned investment manager, and NPS (National Pension Service of South Korea) have formed a partnership in the field of...

Hyatt plans to open first Andaz hotel in Lisbon

Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Feuring Hotel Lissabon GmbH & Co. KG for...

DIC Asset sells two properties for €108m

Germany listed property company DIC Asset AG announced the sale of two non-strategic properties in Berlin and in Düsseldorf to a different...

SFO acquires commercial property in Mayfair, London

London-based global real estate investor and manager SFO has acquired a rare freehold interest for the redevelopment of a prime office building...