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Alternatives: Leisure - Going out in town

March/April 2017 (Magazine)

People in the UK are spending less of their leisure time out of town and more in town, in this buoyant but evolving market, writes Eleanor Jukes

Alternatives Self-Storage: Opportunity locks

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The nascent UK sector leads the way in Europe, with listed companies including Big Yellow performing well, writes Russell Handy

the uk is undergoing a demographic shift requiring more care homes for the elderly

Healthcare UK: Pay due care

January/February 2017 (Magazine)By

Healthcare is one of a number of niche sectors attracting investors looking beyond core real estate markets. Rachel Fixsen reports

Healthcare Germany: A challenge worth taking

January/February 2017 (Magazine)

The healthcare sector is fragmented and tightly regulated, but it has not put off investors, say Johann Rumetsch and Raffaele Mazza

Healthcare US: Changing diagnosis

January/February 2017 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

President Trump has pledged to abolish Obamacare. But there are bigger factors at play for US healthcare. Christopher O’Dea reports

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Healthcare Japan: Longest-term investment

January/February 2017 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

The Japanese have the longest average lifespan in the world, making them an obvious target for healthcare, says Christopher O’Dea

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Serviced Apartments: Here to stay

November/December 2016 (Magazine)

The serviced apartment is a fairly new concept. But, writes Russell Kett, investors should recognise that the model has longevity

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Data Centres: Losing connection?

November/December 2016 (Magazine)

The UK is the leading market for data centres in Europe. But, asks Michael Hunter, could its position be threatened by leaving the EU?

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Hotels: Brand not bricks

September/October 2016 (Magazine)By Stephanie Schwartz-Driver

The Marriott-Starwood merger has created the largest global hotel group – and one with an ‘asset-light’ strategy. Stephanie Schwartz-Driver reports

Hotels: Competing for the Acropolis

September/October 2016 (Magazine)By ,

How is the sharing economy affecting the demand for hotel rooms? Helen Berhane and Konstantinos Gatis take Athens as an example

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Real Assets: Timber - Returns begin to wilt

September/October 2016 (Magazine)By Maha Khan Phillips

It is an attractive asset class but timber returns are not what they once were. Investors will have to work harder to find opportunities, says Maha Khan Phillips

Self-Storage: Keep it to yourself

Special Issue 2016 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

Specialist REITs in the US are carving out a new niche in the self-storage sector – and impressive returns, writes Christopher O’Dea 

Healthcare: Introducing the rental campus

Special Issue 2016 (Magazine)

The senior rental campus is relatively rare in the UK. Ellie Jukes and Imogen Ebbs explain why it could offer solutions to an ageing population

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Student Housing: A sleeper emerges

May/June 2016 (Magazine)By Florence Chong

Institutional investors are finally waking up to the full potential of global student housing markets

Student Housing: Top of the class

May/June 2016 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

US student housing is getting top marks from investors. Christopher O’Dea looks at a sector about to graduate

Leisure: Catching the UK consumer

March/April 2016 (Magazine)By Maha Khan Phillips

The UK leisure sector has performed strongly as a result of changing cultural behaviour and improving fundamentals, writes Maha Khan Phillips 

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ATP and AXA buy project to build biggest hotel in Benelux

Thu, 20 Apr 2017By

Danish pension fund increases hotel exposure with 50% stake in Amsterdam project

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GIC invests AUD400m in Australian student housing

Thu, 20 Apr 2017By Florence Chong

Frasers Property Australia and Japanese partner Sekisui House sell properties

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San Francisco Employees invests in Harrison Street opportunity fund

Wed, 19 Apr 2017By Jon Peterson

Partners VI fund is aiming to raise $950m to invest in specialist property sectors

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Newcore launches opportunistic fund targeting niche property

Thu, 13 Apr 2017By IPE staff

Manager buys first assets for fund and aims for 16% IRR

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CalPERS to create 13% real assets allocation and replace benchmark

Wed, 12 Apr 2017By

Pension fund to replace NCREIF benchmark with MSCI index

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European healthcare fund makes cornerstone investment in Austria

Fri, 7 Apr 2017By

ECP Capital Partners buys seven assets with backing from Asia-Pacific investors

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People moves: Jayasingha to lead global real assets at Willis Towers Watson

Wed, 19 Apr 2017By IPE staff

Willis Towers Watson, Henderson Park, Multi, IPSX, CBRE, JLL, Seyfarth Shaw

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People moves: Greystar hires China and Australia heads for platform

Wed, 12 Apr 2017By IPE staff

Greystar, CBRE Global Investors, AXA IM–RA, NAS Invest, Genesta

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People moves: Johan van der Ende joins Cyclus Property

Fri, 7 Apr 2017By IPE staff

Cyclus Property, Aviva Investors, KPMG, PPF, Annington, Internos, Colliers

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People moves: NN's Marieke van Kamp to chair INREV

Tue, 4 Apr 2017By IPE staff

Matthias Thomas to join German company GIG as chief executive

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People moves: Thompson named CEO of Brookfield's UK offices arm

Thu, 30 Mar 2017By IPE staff

Brookfield, Asana Partners, NREP, Savills IM, Syntrus Achmea, Colliers, Redos, CBRE

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INREV: Thomas leaves after seven years as chief executive

Mon, 27 Mar 2017By IPE staff

CEO to take up role at Berlin-based real estate manager

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