real estate

Aug 13, 2020

coronavirus_effect_propertyThe pandemic has wreaked havoc in industries across the globe, but how has Covid-19 affected real estate? Funds Europe speaks with Natasha Head, senior business development manager of ManCo services and private equity and real estate at Maitland, about what the future holds for property investment.

Aug 04, 2020

Frankfurt_financial_districtThe UK proposal to require investors to give 180 days’ notice before their investments are redeemed from open-ended property funds has led to warnings that it could stymie flows – but there is evidence that the measure will reduce dealing suspensions and increase long-termism.

Jul 30, 2020

london_property_investmentFor real estate investors, the long-term view is key. Paul Jayasingha, head of real assets at financial services firm Willis Towers Watson argues that the Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated pre-existing property trends, but turbulence is to be expected.

Jul 28, 2020

offices_coronavirusThe onset of the Covid-19 pandemic has seen many more people working from home, leaving offices largely empty - but the sector remains resilient for now.

Jul 23, 2020

office_life_coronavirusCovid-19 has turned office life on it's head. But even though more people are working from home, it does not necessarily signal the death of the office. Real estate experts share their insights with Funds Europe for the July/August issue.

Jul 22, 2020

Covid-19 has turned the world upside-down – but even though more people are working from home, it does not necessarily signal the death of the office. Alex Rolandi reports.

Jul 22, 2020

delano_parisUBS Asset Management’s real estate arm has bought a prime office building in Paris for €43 million amidst what it calls a “challenging economic backdrop”.

Jul 21, 2020

Global_real_estateSchroders has appointed Sophie van Oosterom as global head of real estate, taking over from Duncan Owen who is to step down and become special adviser.

Jul 13, 2020

jonathan_ufton_ubsThe real estate investing arm of UBS Asset Management has hired Jonathan Ufton, formerly of Curzon Advisers, as an asset manager in its UK property team.

Jul 09, 2020

Investec Panther HouseLondon-based Investec’s structured property finance team has sold three office assets for a total of £100 million (€111.6 million).