Opinion

Technology will be even more essential if Europe’s real estate market slows in 2019

Markets are clearly unpredictable and the real estate sector in Europe is certainly no exception. But after several strong years,


10 years from 2008: What’s changed?

The start of the year is a time when many will be looking back, as well as forward. Reflecting on

Logistics opportunities in the burgeoning markets of southern Europe

The European logistics sector is enjoying widespread optimism as the retail revolution created by e-commerce is driving demand for distribution



VIDEO: What can investors do to protect their portfolios from a change in market conditions?

Tony Brown, head of M&G Real Estate, tells Property Investor Europe how investors can protect their portfolios from changing market


CEO outlook 2019

2018 was another year of cautious optimism for real estate investors across Europe. To navigate the year ahead, Property Investor Europe asked industry leaders


VIDEO: M&G’s Brown discusses the macro-economic picture & the late cycle

Tony Brown, head of M&G Real Estate, tells Property Investor Europe that the macro-economic picture and the late cycle that


VIDEO: European offices will offer the best rental growth opportunities

Tony Brown, head of M&G Real Estate, tells Property Investor Europe that European offices will offer the best rental growth


The 2019 outlook for Europe

For real estate investors considering the prospects for 2019, there is really only one game in town: long-term income quality.


The growing impact of ESG data in European real estate

Expectations are growing worldwide that investors should use their influence to encourage companies to behave more responsibly. For real estate


VIDEO: What are the benefits of investing directly in property?

Tony Brown, head of M&G Real Estate, tells Property Investor Europe what the benefits of investing directly in real estate


REIT regimes in Iberia: an opportunity

The introduction of Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) in Europe, in recent years, has transformed the property investment landscape. First


VIDEO: M&G sees increase in demand for alternative asset classes

Tony Brown, head of M&G Real Estate, tells Property Investor Europe that the range of assets that investors are interested


Paris takes lead in post-Brexit jobs race

Paris appears to be gaining the upper hand in the battle to attract banks and businesses from London after Brexit.




Risks multiply as stormy weather approaches

By Simon Meads, PIE UK editor  The last chance to secure a Brexit deal came and went at the EU leaders’


Solvency II – are insurance companies making the best use of new possibilities?

By Lahcen Knapp, CEO of Empira Group With Solvency II, a major piece of legislation was issued on an EU-wide level in


When forward thinking means forward purchase

If you can’t acquire a gleaming prime office property in Frankfurt because there is so much competition, why not buy


Niche strategies offer best opportunities in current market cycle

By Angus Henderson, head of business development at BMO Real Estate Partners Through inevitable market cycles, at different stages there are


The Last Word: Standing together on data

By Benn Dorrington, Property Investor Europe Property players throughout Europe are increasingly joining forces with traditional rivals to find ways to maximise