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LOOK AHEAD 2018: Political outcomes will lead to greater clarity for real estate

Investors will continue a flight to security as political stability remains a chief concern but the fog of Brexit should reveal a path ahead, forecasts David Seymour, real estate partner, at the law firm Ropes & Gray.

LOOK AHEAD 2018: Middle Eastern hearts still trump minds when London is concerned

Whether its rejecting New York because of Trump or favouring London despite Brexit, Middle Eastern high net worth individuals and family offices will consider factors beyond property fundamentals when considering investments, writes Faisal Durrani, partner and head of research at London-based real estate property services firm Cluttons.

LOOK AHEAD 2018: ‘Risk off’ with selective focus on growth areas  

Anne Gales, founding partner at Capital advisory firm Threadmark sees four strategies in Europe that should resonate with investors and managers keen to minimise risk next year.

LOOK AHEAD 2018: Capital controls to shape Chinese outbound investment in 2018

As regulatory curbs on both onshore and offshore Chinese entities continue, investors would have to adjust their outbound investment strategies in the coming year, according to Henry Chin, head of research for Asia Pacific at property consultancy CBRE.

Fringe benefits for US pensions looking to consolidate holdings

  The recently reported strategy of a public pension fund to consolidate and refocus its core real estate holdings from multiple separate accounts to larger real estate fund investments reveals yet another interesting example of the potential advantages that tax exempt sellers hold in the market. As competition to deploy capital in core asset classes […]

Global Investor 50: Betting on beds and sheds

As demographically-charged sectors, multifamily and logistics are institutional investors’ best bet for weathering a through-cycle period. By Rod Cornish and Nina Lesnanska, Real Estate Strategy, Macquarie Capital.

Global Investor 50: Betting on beds and sheds

As demographically-charged sectors, multifamily and logistics are institutional investors’ best bet for weathering a through-cycle period. By Rod Cornish and Nina Lesnanska, Real Estate Strategy, Macquarie Capital.