Andreas Muschter - Commerz Real AG

Commerz Real AG

The Commerz Real open-ended real estate fund hausInvest intends to invest about €2bn in residential real estate within the next five years by teaming up with Wertgrund Immobilien, the Commerzbank subsidiary said in a recent statement. Read more


Barbara Knoflach - SEB

SEB Investment GmbH

BNP Paribas Real Estate Investment Management (BNP Paribas REIM) had a record fundraising year in 2018, pulling in €3.8b, of which €1.6bn was in new cash with an additional€2.2bn in separate accounts/mandates. Read more


Jan Linsin - CBRE


Real estate investors are always on the hunt for the next ‘hot’ asset class. In their constant search for new, lucrative products, a new one has just joined the pack: data centres. Read more



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Investors are turning their sights to hotel developments in Germany in a bid to access a sector where supply has become virtually non-existent. Read more


Industrial Property

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Cording Real Estate Group, part of the Edmond de Rothschild Real Estate investment and asset management platform, has launched an open-ended fund to invest in core-plus European industrial assets. Read more


Logistic business

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AEW has raised an additional €750m for its pan-European logistics fund, Logistis, bringing the fund’s total net equity to €2.3b, it announced this month. Read more


Henri Vuong - INREV


INREV’s newly launched asset-level index has recorded double-digit returns and capital growth from real estate assets across Europe. Read more


Real Estate Construction Site

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While Germany may be experiencing a mild slowdown in its economic growth, including in its construction industry, a new study shows that building costs are still rising inexorably, which is bad news for consumers. Read more


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