Investment

  • Proptech
    Insight

    It pays to bet smart on proptech

    2019-02-14T13:14:00Z

    Last year was a bumper one for proptech. Not only did tech giants continue to validate proptech, with investments such as Softbank’s big bets on WeWork, Oyo, Reonomy, OpenDoor and Compass, real estate investors piled in as well.

  • View from Southbank
    News

    Schroders pulls Palace House sale

    2019-02-14T00:00:00Z

    Schroder UK Real Estate Fund (SREF) has taken South Bank building Palace House off the market after it failed to find a buyer prepared to pay the asking price.

  • 123 St Vincent Street, Glasgow
    News

    Aviva markets Glasgow office asset

    2019-02-14T00:00:00Z

    Aviva Investors has put its 123 St Vincent Street office scheme in Glasgow on the market for £40.25m having let the remaining space in the building in October.

  • 6 St Andrew Square
    News

    Aberdeen Standard close to £130m sale of Edinburgh HQ

    2019-02-14T00:00:00Z

    Standard Life Pooled Pension Property Fund in talks with three parties over sale of 6 St Andrew Square

  • charlesflynn
    News

    Viventi to invest £100m in UK BTR

    2019-02-13T12:52:00Z

    US investor Viventi Capital Management plans to invest £100m in the UK build-to-rent market.

  • No-deal Brexit
    Insight

    Brexit is opportunity not a threat

    2019-02-13T12:26:00Z

    Recovering from a back operation has helped me put Brexit in perspective – and I’m not talking about the pain involved. My back problems are mostly genetic and were always going to happen, and so too with economic upheavals like Brexit; such macroeconomic and political events are inevitable.

  • Tony-Edgley
    Online

    M7 brings Edgley on board

    2019-02-12T12:39:00Z

    M7 Real Estate has appointed Tony Edgley as non-executive chairman.

  • Data
    Online

    L&G invests in data centre group

    2019-02-11T13:11:00Z

    Legal General Capital has invested in The Kao Data Campus, a state-of-the-art £230m data centre development servicing the London to Cambridge corridor.

  • West Stand
    News

    Leyton Orient West Stand for sale

    2019-02-08T00:00:00Z

    The West Stand at Leyton Orient Football Club’s stadium in east London has been put up for sale, Property Week can reveal. 

  • Guy Montague-Jones
    Insight

    Nothing ventured, nothing gained

    2019-02-08T00:00:00Z

    With Brexit putting the brakes on the market and retail seemingly in freefall, you’d think that there couldn’t be a worse time to launch a new venture. And yet now, like London buses, three come along at once.