Institutional Real Estate Europe
December 1, 2013: Vol 7, Number 11Buy For $150.00 Add to Cart
Onward and upward: You can't buck a trend but you can have fun trying
Investors and investment managers always like to be ahead of the curve — or at least they like to think they are. The trouble with this looking-after-other-people’s-money-on-a-fiduciary-basis business that they are engaged in on our behalf is that there are a lot of bright people out there all trying to get ahead of the curve.
Chanson d'amour: France may have its problems, but the love affair with real estate is enduring
It is sometimes overlooked that France is one of the largest and wealthiest countries in the world. France is actually the second largest economy in Europe (after Germany) and the fifth in the world.
Macro risks: What are the implications of macro risks for global real estate investment?
Notwithstanding political risks or the overhang of government deficits, 2013 may mark the beginning of the post–credit crisis era for Europe, the United States and Asia Pacific.
A new era: Real estate fund managers have much to contend with
Since the turn of the 21st Century, the alternative asset industry generally has undergone unprecedented growth, both in size and complexity.
Everybody's talking: But are they doing? Or doing it quickly enough?
The editorial advisory board of The Letter – Europe meets once a year to discuss the issues and challenges facing the industry.
Opportunities arise in secondary German cities
Germany remains a priority for real estate investors looking to invest capital in Europe, particularly due to improvement in the economy and near-record pricing for core assets.
German institutions target US real estate
German institutions are the second-largest foreign investor group in the United State.
Fundraising round-up: open season
European fundraising activity has remained strong through October 2013, seeing a handful of closed-end funds launch or announce their initial close.
New York City tops Winning in Growth Cities report
Cushman & Wakefield has launched its third annual “Winning in Growth Cities” report. The report identifies “winning” cities in the current international real estate investment market
Retail in southern Europe increasingly attractive
The time may have come to begin looking at shopping centre investments in southern Europe, according to a new report from Henderson Global Investors.
Market Pulse: Stockholm, Sweden
Stockholm, the capital of Sweden, is the country’s most populous city, with 1.4 million inhabitants in the urban area, rising to 2.2 million in the wider metropolitan area.