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Ali Otmar - Tristan Capital Partners

Tristan Capital Partners

Independent London-based real estate investment boutique Tristan Capital Partners recently closed five German commercial property acquisitions for more than €300m, it announced at the recent MIPIM in Cannes. At the same time it warned that, while... Read more

Companies

MIPIM Cannes

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The mood at MIPIM was just as sunny as its palm-lined Croisette this year, largely unencumbered by the impending Brexit and US-China trade wars. Read more

Markets

Andrew Coombs - Sirius Real Estate

Sirius Real Estate plc

REFIRE managed to catch up with the senior team of listed Sirius Real Estate at the recent MIPIM in Cannes, and recent news from the owner and manager of branded business parks in Germany certainly sounds encouraging for... Read more

Companies

MIPIM Cannes

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This year's MIPIM saw Germany again confirming its position as Europe's most attractive investment market, across most asset categories and geographically, across it’s A-, B-, and even smaller urban and regional markets. Prices have risen since... Read more

Markets

Christoph Wittkop - Pamera

PAMERA Asset Management GmbH

Barings Real Estate has continued into this year the spending and investment spree that saw it transact more than €1bn in German real estate deals in 2017, in the process more than doubling its volume of 2016... Read more

Companies

Charles Kingston - REFIRE

REFIRE

The latest MIPIM in Cannes was, by almost universal consent, one of the most easygoing in recent years, at least for German participants. The uninterrupted sunshine, the positive mood in the halls, the varied and frequently lively programme of... Read more

Opinion

Susanne Eickermann-Riepe - PwC

Susanne Eickermann-Riepe

A number of enlightening surveys were unveiled at the recent MIPIM in Cannes, particularly in the aftermath of the Brexit vote in the UK in an attempt to divine investors' new intentions. They differ in important ways, but one thing they have in... Read more

Companies

Brexit

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The issue of Brexit inevitably came up in all serious discussions about commercial real estate at the recent MIPIM in Cannes. The British referendum on June 23rd on whether to remain in or leave the EU was clearly a key theme occuping minds, and... Read more

Markets

Economic growth

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The Munich-based pension fund Bayerische Versorgungskammer (BVK), which is among the biggest German investors in global real estate, struck a cautious note at the recent MIPIM, suggesting that markets must be close to their cyclical peak. Read 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... Read more

Investment

Commercial Real Estate

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Investment transaction volumes in the German multi-let commercial property segment jumped 75% to €1.6bn in 2014 on a year-on-year basis, according to specialist real estate research consultancy BulwienGesa. The consultants presented the second... Read more

Markets

Joachim Stumpf

Joachim Stumpf

At this year’s wet and windy MIPIM in Cannes, REFIRE caught up with Joachim Stumpf, managing director of BBE Handelsberatung GmbH and IPH Handelsimmobilien GmbH, a veteran provider of advisory services on all aspects of retail real estate... Read more

Markets

Catella

Catella

Every time we passed the Catella stand at the MIPIM in Cannes recently in the hope of exchanging a few words with the company’s German management team, we could see that Catella German boss Klaus Franken had his head buried deep in discussion with... Read more

Companies

Asset and fund manager Prelios Group (previously known as Pirelli Real Estate) took the opportunity at the recent MIPIM in Cannes to re-affirm its commitment to keeping its German operations within the group, and not to hive them off in line with... Read more

Companies

MIPIM Cannes

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There was much talk among the German participants at this year's MIPIM in Cannes about the likely intentions of the bigger players in Germany’s frothy residential property market. Certainly a number of indicators are flagging that the recent... Read more

Markets

The German commercial property market is acknowledged to be particularly fragmented, which adds to its complexity for professional investors. Immobilien Manager and the REFIRE Intelligence Report are jointly publishing a special English-language... Read more

Features

Die Hütten Real Solutions bietet Kommunikationsplattform auf der MIPIM 2013. Am 13. und 14. März 2013 veranstaltet die Hütten Real Solutions im Rahmen der MIPIM 2013 bereits zum zweiten Mal ihre „German Lounge“. Read more

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