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Urban Logistics London

Urban Logistics grows NAV by 5.5%


Urban Logistics grew its EPRA NAV 5.5% in the first half of the year to 129.21p.

Tritax EuroBox Rome

E-commerce demand boosts rental income at Segro


Rental income at Segro surged 43% in the first nine months of the year as demand for logistics space from online retailers continued to grow.

Alistair Calvert of Gramercy Europe

Gramercy Europe launches fourth industrial fund after completing MBO


Gramercy Europe is set to launch a fourth logistics and industrial fund, targeting the raising of €400m (£352.5m) of equity.

Midlands Logistics Park Bosch

Tritax Big Box forward funds £89m Bosch build at Midlands Logistics Park


Tritax Big Box REIT has agreed to forward fund the development of a new £89.3m national distribution centre for Bosch Group’s BSH Home Appliances at Midlands Logistics Park in Corby.

Muse Eurocentral Vertex

Muse serves up new UK distribution centre for Brewdog


Independent craft beer company BrewDog has acquired the 129,000 sq ft ‘Vertex’ building at Muse Developments’ Eurocentral Business Park in Lanarkshire to serve as its new UK distribution centre.

AIPUT dnata warehouse Heathrow

AIPUT's cargo warehouse cleared to land outside Heathrow


Aberdeen Standard Investment’s AIPUT fund has secured a resolution to grant planning permission for a 250,000 sq ft custom-built cargo warehouse serving Heathrow Airport.

Bucchleuch Velocity

Full speed ahead for Bucchleuch and Argon's Velocity logistics scheme


Buccleuch Property and Argon Properties have received detailed planning consent to develop a 157,000 sq ft manufacturing and distribution unit at a 10-acre site in Armstrong Way, Washington.

Hines Fresh Park Venlo

Tasty deal sees Hines nab Europe's largest food logistics hub


Hines has acquired Fresh Park Venlo in the Netherlands from Royal ZON - the 270-acre park is Europe’s largest logistics hub for food.

Vodafone Bracknell

Saudi investor acquires £137.5m portfolio


Saudi Arabian sharia compliant asset manager Sedco Capital has completed the acquisition of a $179.9m (£137.5m) portfolio of three assets across the UK and France including the Vodafone-let Waterside House in Bracknell.

Queenslie Park Warehouse REIT

Warehouse REIT to deliver £25m mixed-use redevelopment of Glasgow industrial estate


Listed industrial investor Warehouse REIT has secured planning permission for change of use on 16 acres of its land at the Queenslie Park industrial estate in Glasgow where it plans to create a £25m GDV mixed-use scheme.


P3 leases Madrid logistics space to Airbus


P3 Logistics Parks has signed a deal with Airbus to let a new 336,695 sq ft space in its logistics hub at P3 Illescas park in Toledo, south of Madrid.

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