Hong Kong shouldered aside Tokyo to take the crown as the most active metropolitan investment market in Asia Pacific last year, with deals for income-producing assets jumping 39 percent year-on-year to $20.9 billion, according to a new report by Real… Read More>>
At the top of this week’s roundup of people moves, a Pamfleet executive has donned a new title in Hong Kong, and the Chinese arm of Logos Property has welcomed a new associate director in Shanghai. A residential expert has… Read More>>
A group of investors led by Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund GIC is betting $800 million that the US will need more storage space for an exponentially growing universe of data.
GIC has teamed up with Denver-based investment firm Mount Elbert… Read More>>
Blackstone’s global head of real estate, Jonathan Gray, will take the reins as president and chief operating officer of the US private equity giant effective March 1. The 26-year Blackstone veteran will take over day-to-day management of the New York-based… Read More>>
At the top of today’s news, the private equity affiliate of one of China’s big four “bad banks” and its US partner have raised a major loan for a portfolio of Manhattan hotels and troubled conglomerate HNA faces another setback…. Read More>>
Blackstone Group was a primary supplier to Anbang Insurance Group’s headlong effort to become one of China’s biggest buyers of overseas assets. Stephen Schwarzman’s alternative investment giant sold no less than $9.5 billion in real estate and shares to the… Read More>>
Guangzhou-based Poly Real Estate Group has won its first residential project in the UK, purchasing a site in the north London suburb of Mill Hill where it plans to build 706 homes.
Poly UK, the local subsidiary of the state-owned… Read More>>
Leading today’s roundup, the real estate investment arm of Samsung Life Insurance has scooped up a twin-tower office complex in downtown Seoul, paying a record price per square metre for a commercial building in the city. Meanwhile in Sydney, Dalian… Read More>>
Capital markets dominate this week’s people moves, with a seasoned real estate executive joining a Singaporean private equity firm as portfolio manager, and the CEO of a REIT manager stepping down. A serviced office brand has just welcomed a leasing… Read More>>
Global private equity firm Warburg Pincus is teaming up with Vietnamese state-owned builder Becamex IDC Corp to create the largest logistics and industrial real estate developer in the country, with an investment of over $200 million.
The new venture, BW… Read More>>