Global property investment bounces back

Major European real estate investors have the US and Asia-Pacific firmly back in their sights after a hiatus during the Covid-19 pandemic. Union Investment is also renewing its focus on its international activities after creating a new department called Investment Management Global. By Judi Seebus

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Investment climate: Real estate industry in flux

The real estate markets are currently being buffeted by change. The industry is already in adjustment mode, as demonstrated by the findings of the investment climate survey of 150 property companies in Germany, France and the UK conducted by Union Investment between November 2021 and January 2022.

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Thinking outside the box

As the need for urban logistics assets escalates, the sector is turning to ingenious solutions to create last-mile space in increasingly dense environments. By Isobel Lee

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“Transformation takes time”

Thomas Röhrs and Jan von Mallinckrodt discuss sustainable portfolio management and the necessary transformation of property holdings.

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A strong island location

Although the full impact of Brexit may not yet have completely played out in UK real estate markets, prime London offices look to remain a safe bet. By Isobel Lee

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