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Logistics: The only way is up

Multi-level distribution buildings are catching on in Europe, say Logistics Capital Partners founders James Markby and Kristof Verstraeten.

Logistics: When the word ‘shed’ no longer covers it

A distribution center in Japan demonstrates how technology and demographics are changing the face of logistics buildings.

Logistics: How the pieces have moved

Some of the biggest logistics platforms changed hands during a dramatic 12 months for the sector. PERE examines the drivers behind the deals and how the market’s big guns line up in 2018

Logistics: Matching institutional demand

Developers need to offer a wide choice of strategic approaches to meet the require-ments of the diverse capital sources now seeking a home in logistics real estate, argues Panattoni Europe CEO, Robert Dobrzycki.

Logistics: Top five tech trends

Logistics stands out as the property type most likely to benefit from the consequences of digital disruption. PERE assesses five emerging technological trends that could drive the sector in the coming years

Logistics: A sector in high demand

Once an overlooked asset class, logistics has become the most desired real estate sector for many investors. PERE explores why

Logistics: Start of the journey

The supply-chain modernization driving occupational and investor demand for logistics real estate still has a long way to go, argues Chris Green, global head of real estate at Macquarie Capital.

Benefits of tapping a deep knowledge base

In 2013, US real estate investment manager NorthStar entered the secondaries scene by landing portfolios with TIAA-CREF and the New Jersey Division of Investment in deals totaling nearly $2 billion. Its merger with Colony Capital to form Colony NorthStar last year has done nothing to abate its appetite in the space. Managing director and co-head […]

Global Investor 50: Texas TRS takes on a market in extra innings

PERE listens in as Macquarie Capital’s Eric Wurtzebach quizzes executives from the Texas TRS on their response to the challenges facing pension fund investors as the real estate market nears peak pricing.