• quintessentially_estates

    Quintessentially Estates Home & Property Management Portfolio Surpasses £800M Mark

    April 10, 2019 – The London-based Home & Property Management arm of Quintessentially Estates, the world’s only global lifestyle real estate company, has revealed the latest figures for the value of their property portfolio. For the first time, the total value of London properties under management contracts with Quintessentially...
  • Monarch Hangar

    Monarch’s Airside Hangar Portfolio Comes to Market

    April 10, 2019 — Avison Young has been appointed to market Monarch Aircraft Engineering’s 280,000-sq-ft property portfolio on behalf of the Joint Administrators, David Pike, Ben Leith & David Standish at KPMG. The portfolio includes strategically located airside hangars at both Birmingham Airport and London Luton Airport, along with...
  • SIOR Europe

    SIOR Launches Major European Expansion Drive

    March 20, 2019— The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) has launched a major European expansion drive to extend its global profile. The association currently has more than 3,200 members in 686 cities and 36 countries and its membership comprises some of the most knowledgeable, experienced, and successful...
  • Box Architects QOne Tower

    Leeds City Council Approves 18-Storey Gateway Tower Designed by Box Architects

    March 18, 2019– QOne Tower, an exemplar student housing development designed by Box Architects for Q Property Developments and managed on their behalf by YPP Investments, has been approved by Leeds City Council. This 18-storey tower will form a gateway with the existing Arena Village building, marking the north...
  • The Bridge, The Hague

    Cromwell Property Group Sells The Bridge in The Hague

    February 22, 2019— Real estate investor and manager Cromwell Property Group has sold The Bridge office building in the Hague after completing a comprehensive transformation and substantially reducing vacancy. Located at number 7-10 on J.P. Coenstraat in Beatrixkwartier, one of the most in demand office locations in The Netherlands, the...
  • Sheffield Digital Campus

    Scarborough Submits Planning Application for Vidrio at Sheffield DC

    February 20, 2019— Scarborough International Properties Limited (SIPL), the UK and International Real Estate Developer and Investor, announces that it has submitted an application to Sheffield City Council for detailed planning consent for Vidrio, an eight storey, 60,000 sq ft office building located on Sheffield Digital Campus (Sheffield DC), in...
  • Sir John Peace, Chair, Midlands Engine

    Midlands UK Unveils Highlights of its MIPIM Event Programme

    February 18, 2019— The Midlands UK delegation at MIPIM will be promoting over £11 billion of investment opportunities at more than 40 events during the world’s leading real estate show. Sir John Peace, Chair of the Midlands Engine, will be joined by a range of senior keynote speakers who will...
  • mipim cannes 2019

    The Future of Real Estate to be Highlighted at Groundbreaking 30-year Edition of MIPIM

    January 31, 2019– MIPIM 2019’s central theme, “Engaging the Future,” will focus on envisioning the next 30 years of the real estate industry with an emphasis on sustainability. The 30th edition of MIPIM will be held on March 12-15, 2019 in the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France. Every year, MIPIM...
  • Regent's Crescent

    £350 Million Financing of Regent’s Crescent in London

    November 21, 2018 – HFF Real Estate Limited (HFF) announces the £350 million financing of Regent’s Crescent, a 76-unit marquee residential project in Marylebone, London.  Originally designed by famed Buckingham palace architect John Nash, Regent’s Crescent is the only Grade I-listed asset in the U.K. to have received approval...
  • naava

    Naava Expands to Asia and Reveals Plans to Enter the Central European Market

    November 1, 2018— Naava has started operations in Seoul, South Korea through collaboration with Sejung Group, one of the country’s leading lifestyle companies. In addition, Naava has introduced its revolutionary health tech product to the Central European audience last week, announcing plans to expand to the area in 2019....
  • Allianz & Brookfield Provide Debt Facility to Blackstone for HFF-Coordinated Refinance of London’s St Katharine Docks

    August 10, 2018 – Allianz Real Estate and Brookfield have refinanced Blackstone’s St Katharine Docks, London, in a deal coordinated by HFF Real Estate Limited (HFF). Allianz as senior lender arranged the senior facility on behalf of a number of Allianz Group insurers. Brookfield – through the Brookfield Real...
  • Tower-Bridge-Court

    HFF Advises FORE Partnership in £70M Acquisition Loan for Tower Bridge Court, London

    July 10, 2018 – HFF Real Estate Limited (HFF) announces the £70 million acquisition financing of Tower Bridge Court, an iconic office building located in London’s South Bank submarket. The HFF team advised FORE Partnership on the transaction, and the financing was provided by a leading debt fund. In...
  • 66-Shoe-Lane

    Henderson Park Secures Financing for Purchase of Office Asset in London

    July 9, 2018 – HFF Real Estate Limited (HFF) announces that it arranged the acquisition financing for Henderson Park’s purchase of 66 Shoe Lane, a 147,479-square-foot office asset in Central London’s Midtown submarket. The HFF team worked on behalf of Henderson Park and secured the loan through Blackstone’s Real...
  • CAA-House London

    £90.8M Acquisition Financing of CAA House in London

    May 7, 2018 – HFF Real Estate Limited (HFF) announces the £90.8 million acquisition financing of CAA House, two interconnected office buildings totaling 222,269 square feet in London’s Covent Garden, Midtown submarket. The HFF team worked on behalf of the borrower, Seaforth Land Holdings Limited, to secure the five-year...
  • mipim cannes 2019

    Top-Tier Investors and Financial Institutions attending MIPIM 2018

    February 28, 2018 – Over 5,300 international investors and representatives of financial institutions are heading to Cannes where MIPIM is a unique opportunity to promote real estate projects to this highly sought after population.  Discover the top-100 investors & financial institutions attending MIPIM 2018. Organised by Reed MIDEM, a subsidiary...
  • mipim cannes 2019

    The Tough Guide to all the Best Events & Parties at MIPIM Cannes 2018

    February 20, 2018— From March 13th to 16th over 24,000 real estate professionals will meet in Cannes, France for the MIPIM Conference. MIPIM is a must attend event for international real estate professionals to network with associates, attend workshops and for companies to market their latest projects and developments....
  • techstars

    Five Global Techstars Programs Open Applications

    Techstars has opened applications for five more mentorship-driven accelerator programs in Berlin, New York City, Oslo, Paris and Toronto. Don’t miss your opportunity to grow your business– join the Techstars worldwide network with more than 10,000 mentors, partners, investors and founders. Take the next step and apply now. Now...
  • aero sheffield

    Scarborough Secures 26,290 sqft Letting to Spaces at Acero in Sheffield

    February 15, 2018— Scarborough International Properties Limited (SIPL), the UK and international real estate developer and its joint venture partner Metro Holdings of Singapore (Metro) announce that they have secured flexible workspace provider, Spaces, as a tenant at Acero, their new Grade A office development at Sheffield Digital Campus....
  • mipim cannes 2019

    Latest International Real Estate Projects Showcased at MIPIM 2018

    Major international real estate projects, representing all segments of real estate – offices, residential, hotel and tourism, commercial, industrial and logistics among others – will be showcased during MIPIM 2018. Click here to download a selection of 97 real estate projects from 24 countries that will be showcased at...
  • mipim cannes 2019

    Mapping World Urbanity: The Central Theme of MIPIM 2018

    December 11, 2017 – MIPIM, the world’s leading property market, today unveils its central theme for 2018 – ‘Mapping World Urbanity.’ The expansion of urban areas is redrawing the world map, helping to reposition cities – rather than countries – as economic powers. The 29th edition of MIPIM will explore...
  • st johns hotel UK

    CL Capital Secures £10M financing for The St Johns Hotel in West Midlands, UK

    December 5, 2017 – HFF Real Estate Limited (HFF) announces the £10 million acquisition financing for The St Johns Hotel, a 180-room hotel located in the West Midlands town of Solihull, United Kingdom, in a deal backed by Allied Irish Bank (GB). The HFF team worked on behalf of...
  • 8 Bouverie Street London

    Harbor Group International’s secures £31.2M in financing for acquisition of 8 Bouverie Street in London

    November 9, 2017 – HFF Real Estate Limited (HFF) announces the £31.2 million in financing for 8 Bouverie Street, a 47,183-square-foot office asset in Central London. The HFF team worked on behalf of an affiliate of Harbor Group International, LLC, to secure the five-year, floating-rate acquisition loan through Helaba...
  • mapic cannes

    Outlet Centres to Preview at MAPIC 2017

    November 6, 2017— For the first time MAPIC is launching the International Outlet Summit, an event dedicated to the phenomenon of outlet centres. This invitation-only summit will be held one day before the official opening of the event in Cannes at 2pm on 14 November. It will bring together industry...
  • Middlewood Locks

    Topping Out Signifies Major Milestone for Largest Residential Scheme in Greater Manchester

    November 1, 2017— UK and International real estate developer and investor Scarborough International Properties Limited and Beijing Construction Engineering Group International (BCEGI) yesterday celebrated a major milestone in the construction of phase one at Middlewood Locks, the much anticipated £1 billion mixed use development in Salford and at the gateway...
  • xanadu

    TH Real Estate raises additional €422m for European Cities Fund; Total capital raise at €1bn

    November 3, 2017 – TH Real Estate has raised an additional €422m for its European Cities Fund from five international investors. The European diversified core, open-ended fund now comprises investors from Germany, Austria, The Netherlands, Italy, Ireland, the US and Australia. To date the fund has raised c. €1bn...
  • Middlewood Locks

    Middlewood Locks, Manchester, receives £34.7 million funding from the Homes and Communities Agency

    October 23, 2017— Scarborough International Properties, the UK and international real estate developer and investor, announces that its joint venture company FairBriar International has received a £34.7 million funding facility from the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA), for its 24.5 acre Middlewood Locks development, a new residential and commercial neighbourhood...
  • MIPIM UK

    MIPIM UK Host European Pre-Selection Round of MIPIM Startup Competition

    October 11, 2017— Nine innovative proptech startups from all around Europe will face off next week at MIPIM UK in a competition aimed at finding the most promising and innovative startups tackling key challenges in real estate. This year the real estate Startup Competition at MIPIM UK, which runs from...
  • MIPIM UK

    Government Showcases the Country’s Strengths at MIPIM UK

    October 6, 2017— The British government is set to use the fourth edition of MIPIM UK to promote investment opportunities in Britain and outline a wide range of policies including how to tackle the housing crisis, investment in infrastructure and urban regeneration. The government will host a bespoke content...
  • ucribs

    365 Connect Acquires uCribs, Largest Rental Housing Search Site for Apartments Near Universities

    September 26, 2017 – 365 Connect, a leading provider of award-winning marketing, leasing, and resident technology platforms for the multifamily housing industry, announced today the acquisition of uCribs, the largest search site dedicated to apartments near universities. The acquisition will expand the reach of 365 Connect into off-campus housing...
  • England cricketer Jonny Bairstow

    Scarborough signs England cricketer Jonny Bairstow as Brand Ambassador

    The McCabe family’s Scarborough Group International, the global real estate, leisure, retail and gaming software company, has signed England wicket-keeping batsman, Jonny Bairstow, as brand ambassador. Bairstow will make a number of personal appearances on behalf of the group and will also carry the Novell coffee brand – Scarborough...
  • London West End

    Hong Kong (Central) & London’s West End Top Prime Office Occupancy Costs

    June 19, 2017—Hong Kong (Central) and London’s West End topped the list of prime office occupancy costs again, according to CBRE Research’s latest annual Global Prime Office Occupancy Costs report. Hong Kong (Central) and London’s West End remained the two most expensive office locations in the world. Hong Kong’s...
  • Manchester Ship Canal

    Venice of the North: Manchester’s Royal Canal Works

    June 15, 2017— Growing faster than any other city in the UK, it is predicted that house prices in Manchester will grow by an impressive 28.2% by 2021 according to Hometrack. In addition to residential property growth, Manchester is expected to see faster office-based growth employment than Greater London...
  • Global Residential Investment Destinations in 2017

    The global economy is expected to grow by 3.5% in 2018 compared to under 3% in 2016. This encouraging trend suggests more vigorous economic activity, rising incomes and a keener appetite for real estate investments – not only within India, but on international markets, as well. Indians have historically...
  • More than 1,000 sales enquiries for apartments at Middlewood Locks development

    April 19, 2017— More than 1,000 sales enquiries have been received from potential buyers of apartments currently under construction at the new Middlewood Locks canal side development just a few minutes’ walk from Manchester’s Central Business District, Spinningfields. “We have been really pleased by the huge level of local interest...
  • EyeSpy360 is the World’s Leading Self Service 360 Virtual Tour Platform

    Upload panoramic photos from any 360 vr camera to EyeSpy360 and create your own 360 vr tours in minutes. Instantly publish it for anyone in the world to see, whether it be Web, Mobile, Tablet or Virtual Reality! It really is that quick and that simple! Play the video...
  • Real Estate Tech Trends from MIPIM

    When asked about his foresight on emerging competitors in the real estate industry, the director of a large European property development company told PwC and the Urban Land Institute, “Our biggest competitor or threat is a company that we do not know yet, which could be two friends working...
  • Student Housing: Investor Safe Haven in a Political Storm

    What was once considered niche, has been reported as the number one choice for investors, according to the latest “emerging trends in real estate” report by PWC and ULI. As the leading think tank in student living in Europe, The Class of 2020’s presence at MIPIM used to be...
  • British Elections 2017: What you need to know

    Here we go again; the countdown to the local elections on 4 May has begun. With 2,370 seats across 27 county councils, six unitary authorities and one metropolitan borough, as well as Scotland and Wales and the six new metro mayoral seats, there is plenty up for grabs for...
  • Drees & Sommer Opens New London Office

    March 30, 2017— The leading German construction and real estate consulting company has established a new national office in London. For over 45 years, Drees & Sommer has been supporting public- and private-sector principals and investors with all aspects of real estate. In addition to its headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany, the...
  • Pulse of MIPIM: Ragnar Lifthrasir, on Why Real Estate is Best Use Case of Blockchain

     March 16, 2017— Ragnar Lifthrasir, Founder & Chairman of International Blockchain RE Association – USA, and Founder and CEO of Velox RE Tech, Inc – USA. Ragnar explains what Blockchain is: allows a transfer of assets peer to peer without the need or requirement for a trusted 3rd party –...