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Shaftesbury’s West End portfolio has “continued bouncing back” in the first half of the fiscal year after overturning a £338m loss last year to post post-tax profit of £247.6m.
Warehouse REIT has reported a 19.4% like-for-like valuation uplift of its portfolio to £1.01bn, up from £792.8m last year.
Helical has sold the Trinity office building in Manchester to clients of Mayfair Capital for £34.55m, reflecting a yield of 5%.
Investment management firm, Harrison Street, is to develop a 297-bed, five-storey purpose-built student accommodation scheme in Nottingham, in a joint venture with Torsion Developments.
Oxenwood Logistics Fund 1 SLP (Oxenwood) has secured £63m in development funding from Blackstone Real Estate Debt Strategies.
CBRE Investment Management (CBRE IM) has acquired 125 Colmore Row, a 150,000 sq ft prime office building in Birmingham city centre on behalf of West Midlands Pension Fund.
Clearbell UK Strategic Trust (CST) has announced that it is now fully invested, after 6-24 Britannia Street, Kings Cross, a commercial art gallery and office building, was acquired for £13.5m.
Healthcare landlord Assura has increased its passing rent roll by 12% to £135.7m in the year end to 31 March 2022
Alternative Real Estate Advisors (AREA) has made a number of appointments on the first anniversary of its establishment, including Sam Bolton, who joins from JLL as an associate director.
Bond Wolfe is to return to the auction room after a two and a half year hiatus for it’s 21 July auction.
The Midlands’ largest housing association Platform Housing has secured a £235m sustainability-linked loan from Lloyds Bank to help develop affordable housing.
A 3.8-acre brownfield site in the east of Leeds city centre has been purchased in a joint venture between Cole Waterhouse and Tonia Investments.
Topland Group has announced that it is prepared to deploy £200m of investment into multiple sectors by the end of 2022 following two deals in Tewkesbury and Aberdeen.
UK property giant Grosvenor has recorded a strong showing for the 12 months ending 31 December, driven by the public’s return to offices and shops.
IPUT Real Estate has appointed Marie Hunt as its new head of research, with a focus on placemaking, sustainability and the future of the workplace.
Rising costs and an ageing population will result in a bill of £30bn by 2025, according to research from JLL pointing to the growing demand in later living accommodation for the baby boomer generation.
The UK Apartment Association (UKAA) has appointed Brendan Geraghty as its new chief executive, following the retirement of Dave Butler.
Claire Lowe has been appointed as Pick Everard’s healthcare director, having previously worked as a sub-contractor for the company for 18 months.
H&M has opened a store at Braehead near Glasgow, owned by SGS and asset managed by Global Mutual Properties.
Just over 86% of new construction schemes on London offices launched in the last six months were refurbishment projects, according to Deloitte’s latest London Office Crane survey.
GPE’s Toby Courtauld has revealed that the “serious supply shortage” in the London office market could present an opportunity for commercial developers.
Transport for London is on the hunt for a joint venture partner after revealing plans to bring forward three mixed-use developments at London transport hubs, creating a total of just under 600,000 sq ft of office and retail space.
A new report by housing chiefs has called on the government to commit £2.3bn a year to raising the energy-efficiency standards of 2.3 million poor households across England over the next decade.
Clarion Housing Group has received planning approval for detailed plans at its Eastfields regeneration project in Merton, south London.
London office provider Argyll has appointed Philip Symonds as investment director to focus on expanding the firm’s position within the prime London flexible space market.
Cheyne Capital Management has provided an £187m loan to LaSalle Investment Management to finance the acquisition and construction of a mixed-use scheme in Wembley, London.
It’s that time of year again, when we get to compare two of the UK’s largest REITs that I have often said should consider merging to form a real powerhouse.
Last month, leading figures in the UK property industry gathered for a dinner to discuss the challenges and opportunities in the year ahead.