Sales of Hong Kong office space are on the way up, but at prices well below pre-COVID rates, as members of one of the city’s richest families recently picked up a pair of floors in Central at around 20 percent… Read More>>
A residential project in a toney section of Hong Kong island’s Happy Valley has sold for HK$1.24 billion ($159.4 million) following a rise in residential rents in the area, fueled by a healthy IPO pipeline and hopes for economic recovery… Read More>>
Thanks to support from some old friends, GLP has raised the largest-ever private fund targetting Japanese real estate, as the warehouse specialist closes on JPY 311 billion ($2.72 billion) for its GLP Japan Development Partners IV vehicle.
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Beijing-based private equity firm Sino-Ocean Capital is tapping the financial resources of one of the world’s biggest sovereign wealth funds to set up a $1.4 billion China office fund seeded with two projects acquired from parent Sino-Ocean Group.
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A joint venture between US private equity giant Carlyle Group and a UK unit of Singapore’s ARA Asset Management has acquired 11 UK logistics assets for £102 million ($139.16 million), expanding its European logistics portfolio to ride the e-commerce boom.
Savills Investment Management has secured backing from the family office of John Lim, the co-founder of Singapore-based ARA Asset Management, for a “contrarian” UK retail park fund that aims to raise £360 million ($500 million).
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Property tycoon Joseph Lau plans to take his Hong Kong-listed Chinese Estates Holdings private, looking to salvage what remains of the loss-making, largely inactive firm after its ill-fated investment in fellow developer China Evergrande Group.
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Just one year and seven months after closing on $900 million for its fifth Asia Pacific value-add fund, the company formerly known as CBRE Global Investors has nearly doubled that financing achievement as it wraps up the sixth edition of… Read More>>
Singapore’s GIC has acquired a 40 percent stake in a life sciences park near the University of Oxford as part of a newly-announced strategic partnership between the $744 billion sovereign wealth fund and the university’s Magdalen College.
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Mapletree Investments on Thursday announced that it has paid about $3 billion to add to its US logistics holdings, marking the Singaporean real estate fund manager’s third major North American market milestone since May.
The Temasek Holdings-owned firm has purchased… Read More>>