Real Estate

Insights and News on Real Estate and Land as Alternative Invetments
London City investment

London has overtaken New York as the top city for real estate investments from foreigners, according to the latest report from the Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate (AFIRE). AFIRE’s 2018 Foreign Investment Survey Report found that London has risen through the rankings from third to first choice among

Goldman Sachs’ investment clients will now have access to an online platform linking them up with commercial real estate opportunities thanks to a new tie-up between the bank and start-up Cadre. Some US$250m of investments from Goldman Sachs’ private clients has already been secured by Cadre, which offers those interested

spain property real estate

After property investors lost million of euros in the crash of 2007-2008, the Spanish real estate market is once again an attractive prospect for those looking for alternative investments in 2018. Spain fell into a deep economic slump after the property bubble burst in 2007 and everyone, from large commercial

alternative investment india

Investors in India are putting more and more cash into alternative investments, according to a new report from Preqin. There is now some US$43bn invested across a range of alternative asset classes in the country. These include private equity, hedge funds, private debt, real estate, venture capital and infrastructure. Although

Trump's Tax Reform Bill, which has passed through the Senate, is set to benefit real estate investors who have put their cash into REITs. This is all down to a last-minute change to the Bill, which will enable real estate businesses to enjoy cuts afforded to partnerships and other 'pass-through'

student accommodation investment

Students property investment has significant increased in the past 12 months thanks to a weak post-Brexit pound and the high occupancy levels offered by many of the UK’s university towns. According to a recent analysis conducted by Savills, investment in student property is set to reach £5.3 billion by the

London city commercial property

Commercial real estate investment in the City of London is set to match or surpass the £12.6 billion record set in 2014, according to new figures released by Savills. The global real estate giant has revealed that property investment in the Square Mile for the first three quarters of 2017

According to JLL, more than €1.3 billion of commercial real estate has been traded in Ireland so far in 2017, with €530 million traded in Q3 alone. Figures from the global real estate giant revealed that the most significant transaction seen so far was the €60 million sale of an

london commercial property

Commercial real estate investment in London is currently at its highest level in a decade, with this year's total turnover reaching £11.5 billion by the end of July, according to new data released by Savills. The real estate leader reported that more than £2.3 billion was invested in central London's

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has held onto its position as the most desirable country for Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) real estate investment in the Middle East, according to a recent poll. Conducted by YouGov on behalf of Cityscape Global, the latest Real Estate Barometer poll revealed that 45 per