The Kuok family behind Hong Kong developer Kerry Properties has purchased an office building in the swanky St James’s district of London’s West End for £145.5 million ($198.8 million), becoming the latest members of Asia’s elite to pick up property… Read More>>
Singapore-based CapitaLand’s rental housing division made a pair of overseas bets this week, with the managers of SGX-listed Ascott Residence Trust announcing the purchase of a Texas student accommodation asset and Ascott Ltd taking full ownership of Quest, Australia’s biggest… Read More>>
Singapore-listed Keppel DC REIT has acquired a third data centre in the Netherlands, strengthening the trust’s foothold in a key server-hosting market and reinforcing the portfolio’s emphasis on European assets.
The REIT paid €37.2 million ($44.1 million) for the property… Read More>>
With universities in reopening mode as the COVID-19 crisis recedes in Britain, Singapore’s Mapletree Investments has taken the opportunity to acquire four purpose-built student housing assets in England for a total consideration exceeding £165 million ($227 million).
The 917-bed portfolio… Read More>>
South Korea’s Public Officials Benefit Association has confirmed its commitment of an additional €200 million ($235.6 million) to a European investment vehicle managed by CBRE Global Investors and IGIS Asset Management, in a move that adds a third tranche of… Read More>>
After a pair of Singapore office sales, SGX-listed Suntec REIT has agreed to acquire a London office building for £353 million ($489.4 million), according to an announcement to the Singapore stock exchange.
The ARA Asset Management-controlled vehicle is purchasing The… Read More>>
Singapore’s GIC has made its third major real estate investment this month, as the sovereign wealth fund doubles down on a four-year-old bet on student housing in the UK.
Unite Students, Britain’s largest provider of purpose-built student accommodation, said Friday… Read More>>
Singapore-listed Ascott Residence Trust has returned to the US for a second helping of Southern hospitality, joining forces with sister firm The Ascott Ltd to invest in and develop a Columbia, South Carolina student housing project for an expected $109.9… Read More>>
Hong Kong-based Far East Consortium, a frequent buyer of UK real estate, has turned seller with its latest deal by agreeing to offload a City of London hotel for £115 million ($160.4 million).
FEC expects to record a gain of… Read More>>
Singapore-listed Mapletree North Asia Commercial Trust has agreed to buy a Tokyo office building fully occupied by Hewlett-Packard Japan for JPY 38.8 billion ($350 million).
MNACT will acquire an effective interest of 98.47 percent in the nine-storey office block in… Read More>>