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Amsterdam plans up to 70,000 new homes in Haven Stad urban quarter

The City of Amsterdam plans to create between 40,000 and 70,000 new homes in the Haven Stad (Port City) urban


Morgan Stanley said close to choosing Frankfurt as EU hub

Following Goldman Sachs’ endorsement of Frankfurt as the preferred candidate for staff relocations in the wake of the UK’s decision

Tight supply to boost Amsterdam office rents by 15% – Capital Economics

Prime office rents in the Netherlands capital city will gain 15% by the end of 2019 as tightening supply cuts



KWD starts office, tops out student homes in €80m Potsdam development

German KW-Development laid the foundation stone for the Pentagon office building and celebrated the topping out of a 225-unit student


UK’s First Property buys Krakow office tower

UK-listed investment and fund manager First Property Group has bought the Pilot Tower in Krakow – Poland’s largest regional office


Helaba appoints Aareal’s Schmid as RE board member

German landesbank Helaba has appointed Christian Schmid, former head of business and syndication management at German property financier Aareal Bank,


Spain’s Neinor buys €27m plot in Valencia, opens office

Spanish housing developer Neinor Homes has bought a land plot in Valencia for €27m and plans to build 400 flats


German Patrizia signs up office portfolio in Germany

German-listed property company Patrizia has signed a binding contract to purchase three modern office buildings in Hamburg, Frankfurt and Dortmund


Workspace Group snaps up London’s Salisbury House for £158.7m

UK-listed Workspace Group has purchased the Salisbury House building in the city of London for £158.7m, translating to a net


French Gecina, Eurosic both expect portfolio revaluations ahead of merger

French REIT/SIIC Gecina expects its portfolio value to increase by around €1.1bn in the first half, representing like-for-like revaluations of


‘Colossal’ pipeline to knock 10% more off Istanbul office rents – Capital Economics

Prime commercial property rents in Turkey’s largest city Istanbul have been under pressure for a year and, with a class-A


Korean consortium buys UK logistics hub for £100m

A consortium of Korean institutional investors, represented by Knight Frank Investment Management, has bought a regional distribution hub for supermarket


Chandos puts retail asset in Cork on the market for €117m

Chandos Investments, which owns a portfolio of Irish shopping malls, is selling the Blackpool shopping centre and retail park in




Belgian Mitiska Romania assets top €100m after Alpha acquisition

Belgian retail park specialist Mitiska REIM has strengthened its footprint in Romania with the acquisition of local developer Alpha Property


Heimstaden buys 678 Copenhagen flats for €277m

Swedish-listed housing firm Heimstaden has bought 678 flats in Frederiksberg in Greater Copenhagen for DKK1.69bn (€277m) as the company continues


Macron appoints former senator Mézard to head French housing ministry

President Emmanuel Macron has appointed former senator Jacques Mézard as France's new minister for territorial cohesion, a post which includes


SLI gets green light for £150m Lincoln urban quarter redevelopment

Scottish investment manager Standard Life Investments has received planning permission for the St Marks mixed-use urban quarter redevelopment in Lincoln


German Union Investment buys Stockholm Hub office

German cooperative manager Union Investment has bought the Stockholm Hub office in the centre of the Swedish capital. The firm