Europe

News in brief: AEW snags €100 million separate account mandate

AEW has been awarded a separate account mandate from a German pension to establish a pan-European, core portfolio, according to


U.K. market braces for volatility after unexpected election result

The U.K. commercial real estate pros are bracing for greater volatility and uncertainty following the June 8 general election, which

Blackstone raises €7.8bn for new European fund

Blackstone Group held the final close of Blackstone Real Estate Partners Europe V, raising f €7.8bn for opportunistic investments, according



European investors brace for Brexit effect

With the fundamentals slipping in several U.K. markets and the recent French election, some European investors are looking to either


TH Real Estate poised to boost debt strategy

TH Real Estate is poised to increase its commercial real estate debt strategy, fueled by a belief that the property


Europe: HB Reavis snags London development project

HB Reavis snags London development project Slovakian developer HB Reavis has acquired a sprawling office next to London’s Waterloo station


TH Real Estate strikes deal for NYC retail condo

TH Real Estate has acquired a retail condominium on the ground floor of New York’s 10 Madison Square West from


European update: Thor, Invesco strike deal to sell former Paris nightclub

Thor, Invesco strike deal to sell former Paris nightclub Thor Equities and Invesco Real Estate have sold a prime Paris


Cushman sees longer completition times for U.K. deals

U.K. property values have held up well despite predictions of a plunge after the country voted to leave the European


London-based lender ramps up short-term lending

London-based Omni Partners continues to see substantial opportunity in the short-term lending space, managing a strategy that finances small-scale residential and multifamily owners


London-based lender taps into residential financing gap

London-based Omni Partners continues to see substantial opportunity in the short-term lending space, working to finance small-scale residential and multifamily


REIT gets the green light for major Paris office complex

Unibail-Rodamco, a French and Dutch real estate investment trust, is clear to move ahead with the development of Tours Sisters,


Avant Capital expands Finnish residential focus

Helsinki-based Avant Capital Partners has added 1,344 units to a Finnish residential platform it set up with an unnamed U.S.




Knight Frank predicts London will flourish post-Brexit

Brexit is a temporary bump in the road for London real estate, which flourish after the U.K.’s withdrawal from the