Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), has acquired £133.7 million ($175.3 million) worth of student housing assets in the UK, allowing the publisher turned property developer to increase its portfolio of UK university accommodation by 1,243 beds to 5,059, the company announced… Read More>>
Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC announced last week that it had secured a 25 percent stake in the €2 billion ($2.25 billion) European hotel owner-operator citizenM.
The investment makes GIC the third prong in a trio of shareholders now in… Read More>>
Blackstone has teamed up with Los Angeles-based Hudson Pacific Properties to acquire the Bentall Centre in Vancouver from Anbang Insurance, a deal which opens a new chapter for the US private equity giant in its relationship with the now notorious… Read More>>
Korean investors continue to raise their profile in cross-border real estate investment as JR AMC has purchased an office building in France from Tishman Speyer for KRW 220 billion ($194 million) according to reports in the Korean press.
The Seoul-based… Read More>>
Singapore-listed property developer Far East Orchard Limited has added three freehold student housing properties to its UK portfolio in a 622-bed deal worth £55 million ($72.96 million), according to a company statement.
The subsidiary of property giant Far East Organization… Read More>>
The hotel and tourism unit of Shanghai Greenland Group, one of China’s largest real estate developers, announced on March 6th that it has struck new partnerships with three Southeast Asian developers to accelerate the global expansion of its hotel management… Read More>>
Keppel Capital’s Korean unit has been named the preferred buyer for a trio of Seoul office buildings valued at a combined KRW 450 billion ($400 million), according to a report in The Korea Economic Daily.
The private equity unit of… Read More>>
Poly Global announced on Sunday that it will make available for purchase a 49 percent stake in its A$300 million ($215 million) Poly Centre development in central Sydney, as the Australian real estate arm of state-owned defense conglomerate China Poly… Read More>>
Australia-based Chinese developer Golden Age and partner US investment firm Starwood Capital have shelved plans for a A$600 million ($427 million) Melbourne apartment and hotel complex, and are reportedly selling the site to Proprium Capital Partners Australia amid a slowing… Read More>>
Singapore-listed hotel investment firm First Sponsor late last week announced the acquisition of the Westin Bellevue Hotel in Dresden, Germany for €49.5 million ($55 million), a purchase which adds to the close to €400 million the CDL Group affiliate has… Read More>>