Heitman has acquired an industrial building in Hong Kong’s Fanling area from a grandson of New World founder Cheng Yu-tung for a reported HK$450 million ($57.33 million), with the US fund manager planning to transform the asset into a refrigerated… Read More>>
Heitman has entered the Japanese residential market for the first time with the acquisition of a portfolio of eight multi-family assets across Tokyo for an undisclosed amount.
The 329-unit portfolio consists of five recently completed properties and another three properties… Read More>>
Heitman on Monday announced personnel moves to strengthen its Asia Pacific team, including the promotion of two executives as co-leads of regional private equity and an external hiring to beef up client services.
Brad Fu, head of acquisitions for APAC,… Read More>>
As the Ox Year gets under way in Asia the region’s real estate people are on the move, with a KKR managing director reportedly heading out the door in Singapore, and a top US architecture firm signing on new leadership… Read More>>
In this week’s edition of People in the News, a stalwart of the region-wide Guoco investment group retires after 40 years of service, while the next generation rises at mainland Chinese property management firm Kaisa Prosperity Holdings. In other moves,… Read More>>
The biggest industry in Asia’s biggest wealthiest city is back on the rise according to a straw poll of property analysts, which puts their prediction of higher prices on the way for Hong Kong housing at the top of Mingtiandi’s… Read More>>
Another Chinese developer is selling off an overseas real estate project, but unlike its compatriots at Wanda, Greenland and HNA, state-owned Gemdale Properties and Investment is disposing of its grade A office project in San Francisco after completing and fully… Read More>>
Private equity real estate firm Heitman has appointed former Anbang Insurance executive Brad Fu as Senior Vice President and Director of Asia-Pacific Acquisitions, based in the firm’s Hong Kong office, according to a statement by the company last week.
Fu… Read More>>
Chicago-based Heitman LLC has raised $338 million for a new closed-end fund targeting property in the region from Melbourne to Tokyo. Demand was seen as strong, as the initial target for the Heitman Asia-Pacific Property Investors (HAPI) vehicle was only… Read More>>
Leading off the region’s list of familiar faces in new places this week, one of the mainland’s biggest buyers of real estate has started acquiring talent as well, as a senior banking veteran gets a new ticket with HNA. Also… Read More>>