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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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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 

Demand for wood is increasing, especially from China

Forestry: Slow growth market

January/February 2016 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

Institutional investors are heading for the trees as they desperately seek alternative sources of income. The forestry and timberland markets are ripe for picking, writes Christopher O’Dea reports

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Alternatives: Healthy prognosis

January/February 2016 (Magazine)By Maha Khan Phillips

An influx of institutional capital has driven down yields on healthcare property. But investors still see opportunity in this growing market, writes Maha Khan Phillips

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Goldman Sachs, TPG commit AUD400m to Australian data centres

Tue, 14 Feb 2017By Florence Chong

Investors back Singapore-based AirTrunk’s development ambitions

Student housing

GIC, Unite invest £227m in UK student housing asset

Fri, 10 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Singaporean sovereign wealth fund in joint venture with Unite Students

Health care

Texas Teachers boosts AEW senior housing fund with co-investment

Wed, 8 Feb 2017By Jon Peterson

US pension fund invests in fund as well as becoming lead co-investor

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Harrison Street teams up with HPC for French student housing JV

Tue, 7 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Chicago-based investment manager to target high-end apartments

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Florida SBA redeems $124m from open-ended real estate fund

Mon, 6 Feb 2017By Jon Peterson

 US pension fund rebalances portfolio and withdraws from PRISA II vehicle

Health care

USS and Morgan Sindall Investments launch UK supported living fund

Tue, 31 Jan 2017By IPE staff

Joint venture to invest £100m in sector

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People moves: ADIA's Robson joins MSCI to lead real estate research

Fri, 17 Feb 2017By IPE staff

MSCI, Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, Union Investment, TLG Immobilien

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People moves: Steil to retire from NCREIF role

Tue, 14 Feb 2017By IPE staff

NCREIF, Grainger, Liberty Living, Invesco, Generali, Syntrus Achmea, Provast

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People moves: Scemama replaces Vaquier at AXA IM-Real Assets

Fri, 10 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Vaquier leaves after decade at helm

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People moves: Blackstone's Hutchings named Capital & Regional CEO

Wed, 8 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Capital & Regional, Blackstone, Barings Real Estate, Redevco, M&G, Invesco, M7 Real Estate, Alter Domus, CBRE, Get Living, BNP Paribas Real Estate, Colliers

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Brunswick hires ex-TIAA European head for new UK business

Mon, 6 Feb 2017By IPE staff

Build-to-rent sector one investment area for venture

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People moves: Yamada joins Japan's GPIF as head of real estate

Wed, 1 Feb 2017By IPE staff

GPIF, Universal-Investment, BMO Real Estate Partners, Standard Life Investments

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