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Allianz Campus Berlin

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In another sizeable deal on Berlin's commercial property market, global real estate investment firm Hines has bought the Allianz Campus Berlin on behalf of a Korean real estate fund managed by Vestas Investment Management. more

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Wiesbaden

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Average asking office rents in Germany grew faster in the country's secondary or B-cities in the second half of 2016, according to new research released by investor and asset manager Corpus Sireo and the Bonn-based research institute Empirica. more

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Healthcare

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Investor and asset manager Corpus Sireo, the German subsidiary of Swiss Life, said it had bought twelve healthcare assets for its institutional healthcare funds for €130m, but indicated it planned to invest a further up to €400m in the sector this... more

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Real estate residential expert

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The market for closed-end real estate funds has traditionally represented a major conduit for German savings into the real estate sector, in previous years competing vigorously with the open-ended funds sector to absorb funds looking for real... more

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Bernhard Berg - Corpus Sireo

Corpus Sireo

The announcement recently by Swiss Life Asset Managers that it plans to launch its own German-regulated real estate funds, and its securing of a KVG licence by German financial watchdog BaFin, could open up a whole new avenue of opportunity for... more

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Big Seven 7 Germany

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Several real estate broker groups presented their quarterly figures at the start of the Expo Real trade fair, showing that sales in top locations have achieved two-digit growth, and the rental market is likewise doing well. The studies from the... more

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Zurich - Gebäude

Zürich Beteiligungs-Aktiengesellschaft

The decision has been made. Zurich Gruppe Deutschland is selling its owneroccupied office properties at the Bonn and Cologne locations to the Colognebased real estate service provider and project developer CORPUS SIREO. more

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Thomas Gross - Helaba

HELABA

There has been speculation for at least the last couple of years that the Frankfurt-based Helaba was looking to unload its property fund manager subsidiary Hannover Leasing. Now those plans are concrete, with Helaba announcing that it plans to... more

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Corpus Sireo - Nursing Home

CORPUS SIREO

For the Health Care Fonds II and III, CORPUS SIREO International S.à r.l. in Luxembourg has acquired a nursing home in Bad Segeberg and medical centers in Berlin-Köpenick as well as in the greater region of Kaiserslautern. The investment volume more

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Healthcare

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Corpus Sireo International, the Cologne-based fund manager which is part of Swiss Life Asset Management, has acquired a nursing home and two medical centres in Germany for a total of €30m on behalf of two of its healthcare funds. more

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Winner Podium

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For the seventh year in a row, the Cologne-based Bell Management Consultants (BMC) have produced the nearest thing in Germany to a definitive ranking of the nation's top real estate asset managers. more

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Dr. Steffen Sebastian - IREBS

Universität Regensburg

The 1st Annual Congress on Financing for the Real Estate Industry kicked off in the Villa Kennedy in Frankfurt at the end of April, presented by financial structuring adviser Berlin-based BF.direkt AG and the IREBS International Real Estate... more

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Pflegeimmobilie - Altersheim

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Sweden's Hemsö Fastighets has been expanding rapidly in Germany since setting up in business in Berlin in 2011. It focuses on the nursing home sector (Pflegeheime), and just recently bought a further four properties, bringing its Germany holdings... more

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Kauf Deal

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In one of the largest commercial property deals of the year in Germany, Swiss Life Asset Management and its German subsidiary Corpus Sireo paid €370m to buy the "Stella" portfolio from Frankfurt-based Deka Investements. The deal is likely to close... more

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Douglas Edwards

CORPUS SIREO

CORPUS SIREO expects rapid growth in this market segment of healthcare real estate, creating challenges for both project developers and asset managers alike. more

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Daniel McHugh - Standard Life Investments

Standard Life

UK-based Standard Life Investments has bought a portfolio of seven prime offices across Germany for €325m, bringing in Zurich-based insurer Swiss Life as a co-investor. more

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Healthcare

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Corpus Sireo, the German asset management arm of Swiss Life, has launched its third Spezialfonds healthcare fund with a target investment volume of €300m. Leveraging is expected to be about 50%. more

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Peter Brieger - BMC

BMC

Every year the Cologne-based Bell Management Consultants produce their annual ranking of Germany's top real estate asset management companies. This year has seen a number of changes at or near the top as big portfolio investors with their own... more

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Ingo Hartlief

Corpus Sireo

The Zurich-headquartered insurance and pension group Swiss Life Asset Managers is launching two new real estate funds bundling several of its existing high-end real estate portfolios. The idea is to provide institutional investors with their... more

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Summer in Frankfurt

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A new research report by Cologne-based Corpus Sireo shows that office asking rents in Germany's main regional cities rose last year faster than in the country's seven largest cities, driven by tenant demand for affordable and prime space. Corpus Sire more

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