Tag: Commercial Property Investment

Investment in UK Retail Property rises but Vacancy Rates remain high

Posted on 23 June, 2015 by Chris Grigorovsky under Industry News

According to Colliers International, investment in UK retail property is on the increase, with more than £5bn of acquisitions by overseas investors forecast to take place by the end of the year, despite 'stubbornly high vacancy rates'. Colliers Midsummer... Read More

Real Estate Investors on track to grow Portfolio to over £200m

Posted on 19 June, 2015 by Kirsten Kennedy under Commercial Sales and Lets

Birmingham based property group Real Estate Investors Plc (REI) has pursued a strategy of acquiring assets of strong future value since making its successful £45 million placing in April of this year, and is furthering its target to grow the value of its... Read More

Tritax Share Issue set to raise £54m Investment Capital

Posted on 18 June, 2015 by Neil Bird under Business News

Tritax Big Box has today announced a new share issue designed to raise capital for investment in further UK logistics assets. The real estate investment trust has issued 47,787,607 new ordinary shares at a Placing Price of 113 pence per share, which is... Read More

European Commercial Property Investment breaks 2007 Record

Posted on 17 June, 2015 by Cliff Goodwin under Commercial Sales and Lets, Industry News

The value of European commercial real estate investments hit a new high of €3.4tn (£2.4tn) last year — pushing it well beyond the 2007 pre-recession peak. According to DTZ’s 41st annual Money into Property the 2014 increase equated to a... Read More

Lower Oil Prices give Investors Opportunity to enter Calgary Market

Posted on 14 June, 2015 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Despite a downturn in oil prices, commercial real estate developers in the Canadian city of Calgary are not experiencing a downturn in investment – instead they report increasing opportunities. Investors who found that prices were previously out of... Read More

Record Lows recorded for Tokyo Office Yields

Posted on 31 May, 2015 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

The results of CBRE’s latest Tokyo office survey conducted for April 2015 have revealed that the average expected yields in key locations in the city have declined across all sectors. They were lowest in the office sector, hitting a record low since the... Read More

Higher Bond Yields not slowing hot Aussie Commercial Property Market

Posted on 17 May, 2015 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Australia’s low interest rates will continue to lead property investors to choose commercial real estate says the Financial Review. The forecast comes despite the speedy rise in bond yields over the past month and a large amount of offshore equity... Read More

European Mega Deals on the Rise

Posted on 14 May, 2015 by Chris Grigorovsky under Commercial Sales and Lets

According to Savills Market in Minutes report, there has been an 18 per cent year-on-year increase in deals over €100 million throughout Europe in Q1 of 2015. The report also found that portfolio transactions increased by 23 per cent year-on-year,... Read More

Global Investment Capital hits Post-Crash High

Posted on 9 May, 2015 by Jodee Redmond under Commercial Sales and Lets

Global investment capital raised for commercial property has hit a post financial crisis high of US $429 billion according to DTZ. The capital by five per cent in the six months ending in March, supported by increased equity raisings, but was down on... Read More

Investors advised to look to Indian market

Posted on 26 April, 2015 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

Commercial property investors are being advised to look towards the Indian market for a regular cash flow in 2015. The advice comes from JLL India’s Chairman and Country Head Anuj Puri who says that, while residential property may be over-valued in... Read More