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U+I’s head of regeneration leaves after 22 years

2019-08-20T12:53:00+01:00By

Simon Hesketh, U+I’s director of regeneration and member of the company’s executive committee, has left the business, Property Week can reveal.

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Ares raises €1.78bn for European real estate fund

2019-08-20T15:16:00+01:00By

Ares has raised €1.78bn for its latest European real estate fund, comfortably exceeding its fundraising target of €1.25bn.

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Profit and revenue dips as Persimmon focuses on customer service improvements

2019-08-20T07:01:00+01:00By

Housebuilder Persimmon has posted a fall in profit in the first half of the year as it focuses on improving customer service after a raft of complaints about the quality of its homes.

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Trio of lettings at Manchester’s Corner Block

2019-08-20T16:59:00+01:00By

CBRE and Cushman & Wakefield have made a trio of lettings at the Grade A Manchester office building Corner Block.

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UK’s first ‘wind guidelines’ introduced in City of London

2019-08-20T13:20:00+01:00By

The City of London Corporation has drawn up wind microclimate guidelines for new development proposals in the Square Mile.

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​ 90 North and Audacia Capital acquire offices in the Netherlands

2019-08-20T10:50:00+01:00By

90 North Real Estate Partners and Audacia Capital have jointly acquired two headquarter offices in Hoofddorp in the Netherlands for around €100m (£92m).

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citizenM set to open fourth London hotel

2019-08-20T10:45:00+01:00By

citizenM has acquired a site for a 226-room modular hotel in London Victoria, which is due to open in 2021.

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Netflix takes 134,000 sq ft production centre in Uxbridge

2019-08-20T10:00:00+01:00By

Netflix has signed a deal with Aviva Investors for a 134,000 sq ft production facility at the institution’s Uxbridge Industrial Park.

Aprirose buys 45 pubs from British Land

Red Oak Taverns buys 18-pub portfolio

2019-08-20T09:30:00+01:00By

Red Oak Taverns is set to acquire 18 pubs after receiving funding from OakNorth Bank.

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Empiric’s student digs break through £1bn valuation barrier

2019-08-20T06:42:00+01:00By

Empiric Student Property’s portfolio has broken the £1bn valuation barrier as it posted improved figures across the board in its results for the six months to the end of June.

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Ares raises €1.78bn for European real estate fund

2019-08-20T15:16:00+01:00By

Ares has raised €1.78bn for its latest European real estate fund, comfortably exceeding its fundraising target of €1.25bn.

A row of three semi-detached houses in Fleetwood Harbour Village

Profit and revenue dips as Persimmon focuses on customer service improvements

2019-08-20T07:01:00+01:00By

Housebuilder Persimmon has posted a fall in profit in the first half of the year as it focuses on improving customer service after a raft of complaints about the quality of its homes.

Students

Empiric’s student digs break through £1bn valuation barrier

2019-08-20T06:42:00+01:00By

Empiric Student Property’s portfolio has broken the £1bn valuation barrier as it posted improved figures across the board in its results for the six months to the end of June.

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Open-ended funds: a tale of inertia

2019-08-15T23:00:00+01:00By Victoria Lonsdale

With open-ended funds under scrutiny again in the wake of the Woodford scandal, Victoria Lonsdale finds there is little prospect of the regulatory reform needed to prevent a re-run of the 2016 crisis

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