Property consulting firm JLL has stepped up its efforts to serve cross-border real estate investors in the region with the company indicating to Mingtiandi today that it has appointed veteran capital markets broker Theo Novak as Head of International Investments… Read More>>
Co-living operator Hmlet opened for business in Japan this week through a newly-formed joint venture with developer Mitsubishi Estate Company, according to an announcement from the Singapore-based firm.
The partners, which plan to open their first shared living facility in… Read More>>
Blackstone has agreed to sell a portfolio of rental apartment properties in Japan to Allianz Real Estate for €1.1 billion ($1.2 billion), according to an announcement by the Paris and Munich-headquartered insurer.
Marking its entry into the Japanese residential market,… Read More>>
A commercial real estate investment trust sponsored by an Australian developer leads the way in Mingtiandi’s roundup of real estate headlines today with the news that the REIT has officially launched on the Singapore stock exchange, in an offering aiming… Read More>>
Aberdeen Standard Investments, the asset management arm of London-listed Standard Life Aberdeen, has named Ken Yajima as chief executive officer and representative director of its Japan business.
Based in Tokyo, the former Schroders executive Yajima succeeds Neil Slater, who has… Read More>>
Hilton Worldwide has sold the Hilton Odawara Resort and Spa in Japan to a joint venture between Mori Trust and Mori Trust Hotel REIT for $119 million, according to data supplied by Real Capital Analytics.
The REIT and the Tokyo-based… Read More>>
A 36-storey office tower in Brussels leads the way in Mingtiandi’s roundup of real estate headlines today with the news that the Korean consortium that snapped up Microsoft’s UK HQ last year is negotiating the purchase of Belgium’s biggest… Read More>>
Savills Investment Management’s former head of asset management for Asia, Craig Pearce, has established a real estate investment consultancy firm, Nikota Capital.
Pearce is targeting Japan with his new advisory platform, primarily concentrating on assisting professional investors source, structure and… Read More>>
Urban developer Mori Building has broken ground on a JPY 580 billion ($5.4 billion) “city within a city” in central Tokyo, according to an announcement by the company.
The multi-purpose development, which will feature Japan’s tallest skyscraper, aims to transform… Read More>>
Less than two years after raising $1.9 billion for Secured Capital Real Estate Partners VI fund (SCREP VI), Hong Kong-based alternative investment manager PAG has begun raising fund for its next opportunistic vehicle, according to market sources cited in a… Read More>>