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After what must have been a complicated bidding process, given the valuable assets up for grabs, the Paris-based AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets emerged as the winner for a portfolio of prime European offices worth €1.1bn with the... Read more


Student apartment

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Rents for apartments in Germany are finally starting to slow after several years of sharp hikes, according to JLL, which will come as a welcome relief to many tenants in Germany, even if investors are unlikely to share their joy. Read more


Warehouse and logistic space

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Real estate funds active across different parts of the logistics sector are bullish about logistics investment as e-commerce continues to redefine the retail landscape, according to Scope’s latest survey published this month in conjunction with... Read more


Mayliving in Stuttgart

GIEAG Immobilien AG

Multi-family investment reached a new high of €40bn across eight European markets tracked by Savills last year, the highest ever recorded and up almost 27% on 2017, according to research published this month. Read more


Matthias Cordier - Madison International

Madison International Realty

Real estate private equity firm Madison International Realty has purchased a strategic 5% equity stake in Signa Prime Selection, a European real estate portfolio, through its Luxembourg vehicle MIELI II. The move gives Madison a stake in 87... Read more


Dr. Thomas Beyerle

Dr. Thomas Beyerle

German multi-asset investors currently allocate an average of 9.8% of their assets under management to the category "Real Estate", although they are anticipating an increase to 11 – 13%, according to the results of a survey of banks, insurance... Read more


Scott O’Donnell - Harbert European Real Estate Funds

Harbert Management Corporation

Two American companies gearing up for further expansion into Europe include the Alabama-based Harbert Management Corporation (HMC) and, from Indianapolis, investor and developer Scannell Properties. Read more



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Independent German investment and asset management company NAS Invest closed on its biggest deal and one of the city of Nüremberg’s biggest office transactions, when it bought the multi-tenanted Air Campus office property for €120m. Read more


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