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Student Housing: International studies

May/June 2017 (Magazine)By Florence Chong

The sector is led by the US, UK and Australia. But student housing is fast becoming a global market, writes Florence Chong

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Student Housing: Graduating to the big league

May/June 2017 (Magazine)By

As the boundary between student and professional living blurs, Germany’s growing sector is ripe for consolidation, says Russell Handy

Student Housing: Market revision

May/June 2017 (Magazine)

Will Brexit affect student numbers and hurt the appeal of the sector in the UK? Not necessarily, say Joanna Turner and Rocco Versace

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

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March/April 2017 (Magazine)By

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

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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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Allianz Global Investors, UPP finance UK university accommodation

Fri, 26 May 2017By IPE staff

Development will include 1,462 new single rooms and one bedroom apartments

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German pension fund hires Bouwfonds for European car parks

Wed, 24 May 2017By IPE staff

Investment manager has €200m to invest across European

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Texas ERS focuses on US value-add as it becomes cautious on Europe

Thu, 18 May 2017By Jon Peterson

Pension fund readies $525m for real estate over the next 12 months

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Coima recapitalises Venice fund, brings in operator London & Regional

Mon, 15 May 2017By

An Italian real estate fund managed by Coima SGR is being recapitalised, enabling it to refurbish two historic hotels.

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Kayne Anderson to pay KKR $825m for Sentio Healthcare Properties

Fri, 5 May 2017By IPE staff

Deal sees US non-listed REIT get new owners

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New healthcare REIT completes £149m portfolio deal

Thu, 4 May 2017By

Impact Healthcare REIT acquires 56 care homes following IPO in March

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People moves: Stulp to head Dutch arm of AXA–IM Real Assets

Tue, 23 May 2017By IPE staff

AXA IM–RA, IVBN, Bouwinvest, Benson Elliot, Heitman, Henderson Park, L&G

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People moves: Maarsen takes property investment role at Syntrus Achmea

Thu, 18 May 2017By IPE staff

Syntrus Achmea, Hammerson, LaSalle, Union Investment, Irwin Mitchell, Quadrant Estates

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People moves: AXA IM-Real Assets creates new client capital group

Tue, 16 May 2017By IPE staff

Daulon du Laurens to lead newly-created grouping across three regions

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Dennis Lopez leaves AXA IM–Real Assets to lead property arm of bcIMC

Fri, 12 May 2017By

Global CIO appointed CEO of QuadReal, set up last year to manage real estate

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People moves: Butani joins Bfinance as infrastructure director

Wed, 10 May 2017By IPE staff

Bfinance, Syntrus Achmea, Rockspring, AREF, Zinsbaustein, Genesta, CBRE, Colliers

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Canada's PSP Investments launches European hub for private markets

Wed, 10 May 2017By

CAD126bn investor opens London office, including real estate and infrastructure

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