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The runaway success of residential

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By

The latest figures from the UN put the world’s population at 7.7bn. This is expected to increase by a further 2bn by 2050 before reaching 11bn by the end of the century. Retail property might be suffering the effects of modern (online) shopping habits, but demand for housing is only going to get stronger.

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Global housing: Going up, and up

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

A global housing affordability crisis is deepening, as costs rise and luxury units dominate development activity. Christopher O’Dea reports

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Housing: The squeezed middle

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

There is growing shortage of affordable housing for America’s working middle class, writes Christopher O’Dea

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Housing: The return of the prefabs

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

Post-war modular housing fell out of favour, but in today’s residential markets investors are again looking at prefabrication. Christopher O’Dea

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US multifamily: Build it and they will still come?

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

 Multifamily developers and institutional investors continue to build more stock and new renters duly arrive. But, asks Christopher O’Dea, for how long? 

Co-Living: A problem shared

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

Increasingly unaffordable housing has boosted demand for co-living. Christopher O’Dea

The Cherry Park Partnership will deliver 1,200 homes in Stratford, London

UK housing: What crisis?

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By Jennifer Bollen

Stagnant house prices and an increasingly drawn-out Brexit have cast doubt on the housing sector in the UK. But the private-rented sector continues to attract investors, reports Jennifer Bollen

UK/Ireland housing: Two plans, shared values

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By

There are some striking commonalities between how the Irish and UK governments are supporting institutional investment in housing. Stephen Ryan explores 

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Europe: Cross-border homes

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By Jennifer Bollen

 The case for pan-European residential strategies is building momentum. Jennifer Bollen reports

China housing: Market makers

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By Florence Chong

The Chinese government is keen to develop a private-rented housing sector, and institutional investors are more than willing to help. Florence Chong reports

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Warburg Pincus: China's first-time buyer

May/June 2019 (Magazine)By Florence Chong

Warburg Pincus has led the charge into Chinese real estate. Florence Chong charts its expansion

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Rita-Rose Gagné & Mario Morroni: A shift in the sands

March / April 2019 (Magazine)By Florence Chong

Ivanhoé Cambridge has recognised a change in global real estate markets and is adapting itself to new markets and new technology

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Housing: Shrinking markets

November/December 2018 (Magazine)By Florence Chong

Micro housing is spreading across Asia-Pacific. Florence Chong looks at why small is becoming big

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Housing: Missed opportunity

November/December 2018 (Magazine)By Christopher O'Dea

Investors are under-valuing residential REITs at a time when urbanisation and pressures on affordability are supporting a positive outlook. Chris O’Dea reports

Case study: Secure Income Fund

July/August 2018 (Magazine)By

The £970m income fund with added social benefits.

Demographics Europe: An age-old problem

March/April 2018 (Magazine)By

Europe’s ageing populations have serious implications for real estate investment. Rachel Fixsen investigates how fund managers are responding to the challenge

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Primus Valor Kassel Breithaupt

Primus Valor snaps up 93 properties in Germany from Swiss Life

Tue, 21 May 2019By IPE staff

The value of the transaction lies in the range of three-digit millions

The District at Grand Terrace

Tower 16 Capital acquires 352-unit US multifamily project for $63m

Tue, 21 May 2019By IPE staff

The District at Grand Terrace was sold by FPA Multifamily

Genesis Homes

ESO backs Irish housebuilder Genesis with development funding

Mon, 20 May 2019

Over the next five years, Genesis plans to deliver 1,300 homes worth €340m

One Thames Valley

UK property developer SevenCapital buys One Thames Valley building

Tue, 14 May 2019By IPE staff

The 75,293sqft property was acquired from Clearbell Property Partners II for £12.8m

Legal and General Wandsworth BTR

Legal & General and PGGM to develop £500m London BTR scheme

Tue, 14 May 2019By IPE staff

The site will provide around 1,000 homes and 85,000sqft of commercial space

Retail, clothes, shopping

ERS of Texas commits to Asana Partners and True North funds

Fri, 10 May 2019By Jon Peterson

ERS puts $125m into True North Real Estate IV and $55m into Asana Fund II

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