A unit of Korea’s Mirae Asset Financial Group has agreed to purchase the State Tower Namsan in Seoul for KRW 588.6 billion ($507 million), according to a statement last week from a brokerage representing the seller of the 24-storey office… Read More>>
Singapore private equity firm Keppel Capital has agreed to purchase a set of three Seoul office buildings for a combined KRW 430 billion ($370.5 million), according to an announcement by the firm on Monday.
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Singapore-listed Keppel REIT has agreed to acquire a freehold Grade A office building located in Seoul’s central business district from PGIM Real Estate, for 252.6 billion won ($221 million), according to an annoucement by the listed trust’s manager.
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A fund managed by Singapore’s ARA Asset Management has agreed to purchase the iconic Seoul Square building from KR1 CR REIT, a locally-listed trust whose largest shareholder is a division of Singapore’s Keppel Capital.
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Singapore-listed Datapulse Technology has announced that it has agreed to purchase the 127-room Hotel Aropa in Seoul for KRW 35 billion ($31 million), becoming the second Singaporean firm within the past month to acquire a Korean hotel, despite fears of… Read More>>
Ascendas Hospitality Trust continues to expand its presence in Seoul as the manager of the Singapore-listed trust has agreed to purchase its second hotel in the South Korean capital in less than seven months.
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JLL has brought on board a nearly-twenty-year veteran of the world’s third-largest public pension fund, as the international property consultancy continues to expand its Asia funds advisory unit.
Jayme Han has been appointed as executive director for Asia funds advisory… Read More>>
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) announced this week that it is investing in a new $500 million investment fund targeting South Korean logistics assets in cooperation with ESR and its Korean subsidiary, Kendall Square Asset Management.
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Goldman Sachs is said to have picked Korea’s National Pension Service (NPS) as the preferred buyer of its soon-to-be-completed European headquarters in London, according to a report in the Korean press, with the UK office building expected to change hands… Read More>>
M&G Real Estate, together with a pair of Korean pension funds, has purchased Centropolis Towers in Seoul for 1.18 trillion won ($1 billion). The transaction, the largest single real estate deal in the country’s history, was completed as the office… Read More>>