AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets (AXA IM), the real estate fund management division of the French insurance giant, said today that it has purchased a residential complex in Nagoya, Japan for JPY 20 billion yen ($186 million), making what… Read More>>
CBRE Global Investors last week announced that it has completed a JPY 140.4 billion ($1.31 billion) sale of all assets from a Japanese logistics portfolio, ending a 3-month-long series of disposals of 169 industrial properties.
Through the piecemeal sale on… Read More>>
The UK’s Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) has put its Japan residential tie-up with Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank (SMTB) on ice, as the property market in the world’s third largest economy comes under pressure from a recession triggered by the COVID-19… Read More>>
A company controlled by Hong Kong’s richest man leads the way in Mingtiandi’s roundup of Asia real estate headlines today as the firm defends Beijing’s new security law for Hong Kong ahead of its biggest property launch of the year.
Allianz Real Estate has braved the downturn in Japan to pick up a portfolio of multifamily properties in Tokyo for €110 million ($122 million), announcing the deal just weeks after the property investment arm of the European insurance giant opened… Read More>>
GIC has set up a joint venture worth more than $1 billion with data centre provider Equinix to develop hyperscale server facilities in Japan, just nine months after the two parties established a separate $1 billion joint venture to build… Read More>>
A Softbank-backed hotel company leads the way in Mingtiandi’s roundup of Asia real estate headlines today with the news that the budget accommodation chain has furloughed thousands of staff.
In other news around the region, sliding home rents in one… Read More>>
Hong Kong-based investment manager PAG has achieved a final close of $2.75 billion in investor commitments for its latest opportunistic Asia real estate investment vehicle, exceeding the fund’s $2 billion minimum target by more than one third, Mingtiandi has come… Read More>>
Lone Star Funds has succeeded in its JPY 205 billion ($1.9 billion) takeover of Japanese hotelier and property company Unizo, triumphing over rivals Blackstone and Fortress Investment Group.
Unizo said in a statement yesterday that Lone Star’s JPY 6,000 per… Read More>>
Hong Kong-based fund manager CLSA Real Estate has sold off a retail property in one of Tokyo’s most expensive shopping strips at a 43 percent markup, defying a dealmaking slowdown that has gripped the global markets.
The property investment platform… Read More>>