New sale reports have been published showing transactional details on the acquisition or disposal of investment grade commercial properties in Sub Saharan Africa. The transactions covered include: Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra – Ghana (2016) Mall de Tete, Tete – Mozambique (2016) View the sale reports.
AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets has announced that on behalf of a consortium of international investors, it will continue construction of 22 Bishopsgate (“22”) in the City of London. The planned 62-storey, 912ft building will be the tallest in […]
Name: The Tower; Location: Dubai Creek Harbour; Developer: Dubai Holdings & Emaar Properties; Designer: Santiago Calatrava (Spanish/Swiss Architect); Height: Not released; Floors: Not released; Construction Started: Q4:2016; Expected Completion: 2020. Billed to be the tallest building by year 2020 rising above Dubai’s […]
KKR, a leading global investment firm, today announced the final closing of KKR Real Estate Partners Europe L.P. (REPE), a $739 million fund focused on opportunistic investments in real estate and real estate-related transactions primarily in Western Europe. Speaking on […]
In a deal that is set to become the largest office transaction Singapore has ever seen, the Qatar Investment Authority has agreed to buy Asia Square Tower 1 for $2.5 billion (S$3.4 billion) from BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager. Asia Square Tower 1 is located in […]
In the past 10 months, South African retailers and investors have spent over £1.85 billion on the acquisition of retail chains within Europe. Brait SE, a South African owned investment company started the trend when they acquired British fashion retailer New Look for £780 […]
China-based Insurance Company, Anbang Insurance Group Co. has a contract in place to buy Strategic Hotels & Resorts Inc. for $6.5 billion from Blackstone. Strategic owns 16 U.S. hotels, with all but one competing in the luxury sector. Its hotel […]
Speaking to the House Committee on Banking and Currency on the 10th of February, Uche Orji, CEO of the Nigerian Sovereign Wealth Fund (NSIA) explained that four unnamed global Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWFs) have committed $100 million each into the […]