Tag: Commercial Property Investment

South West heading for Record Year as Capital flows back into the Regions

Posted on 30 October, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Sales and Lets

Commercial property investment in the West Country looks set to hit a new record as global fund managers continue to look beyond the traditional markets, a new survey c. Third quarter figures for the South West — revealed in Lambert Smith Hampton’s... Read More

Assura tightens hold on Healthcare Sector

Posted on 29 October, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Sales and Lets

Britain’s biggest healthcare property owner and developer has added a new asset to its 230-site portfolio with the £12.3m purchase of Middlesbrough’s One Life Building. Originally developed by a group of local general practitioners under the... Read More

Investment Rivals fuelling North West Warehouse Boom

Posted on 28 October, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Developments

Developers are preparing a rash of speculative “Big Hut” schemes across the North West with some experts predicting as much one-million square feet being unveiled before Christmas. The latest warehouse and logistics boom — at half-a-dozen sites... Read More

West Midlands Property Investment Volumes approach Record Levels

Posted on 27 October, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Commercial Sales and Lets, Industry News

Following last week’s news that commercial construction in the West Midlands has hit a 20 year high, property professionals are now predicting that the region is on course for a record year of commercial investment. According to a new report by... Read More

Hillwood enters Canadian and European Real Estate Markets

Posted on 26 October, 2014 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Hillwood, the Dallas-based property company, is entering the Canadian real estate market. Hillwood has entered a partnership with Alberta land developer Highfield Investment Group (HiG) to build what will be the largest speculative industrial development in... Read More

CBRE Global Investors Fund acquires Miami Airport Office Park

Posted on 25 October, 2014 by Jodee Redmond under Commercial Sales and Lets, Worldwide Property News

An affiliate of CBRE Global Investors, Strategic Partners U.S., has bought Airport Corporate Center from Hines REIT. The 45-acre, 11 building office park changed hands for a reported sum of $132.3 million. Vance Maddocks, Strategic Partners U.S.... Read More

CEE Commercial Property Investment Soars

Posted on by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Commercial property investment in Central and Eastern Europe (excluding Russia) has increased by 11 per cent year-on-year, according to a recently-released report from CBRE. The Polish market is performing well, with €1,781 million invested in the... Read More

Community Shopping Centre Specialist Ellandi acquires Bootle Strand

Posted on 24 October, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Commercial Sales and Lets

London based investment and asset manager, Ellandi, has acquired The Strand Shopping Centre in Bootle for an undisclosed sum. The community shopping centre specialist has assumed ownership of 356,700 sq ft of retail space with tenants including Marks... Read More

Scottish Property Tax shake-up could slow Construction and deter Investment experts warn

Posted on by Cliff Goodwin under Industry News

Scotland’s big property tax shake-up could slow construction and deter commercial investment, experts have warned. From next April the Land and Building Transaction Tax (LBTT) is replacing the current UK system of Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) levied on... Read More

Lloyds names Shortlisted Bidders for £1.5bn Irish Portfolio

Posted on 22 October, 2014 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Sales and Lets

Lloyds Bank has confirmed it is considering three final bidders for a €2bn (£1.5b) Irish commercial buy-to-let portfolio it is selling. The three global contenders are Californian-based Oaktree Capital Management, investment bank Goldman Sachs working with... Read More