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PropertyEU Magazine March 2012
Date: 5 March 2012
The March edition of PropertyEU Magazine finds that foreign investors are widening their definition of core property in Germany as competition heats up for prime assets. Office assets in secondary cities outside the ‘big seven’ are on the radar of international investors, while low-budget hotels provide another potential growth market.

Other features in this edition:

Retail slowdown - uncertain economic conditions and falling consumer spending are taking their toll on retail property, with net asset values showing the first signs of a slowdown in growth.

Polish magnet - Warsaw has become a favourite with cross-border investors and developers, thanks to its robust economic fundamentals. But financing remains an obstacle

AXA’s debt drive - AXA Real Estate is steaming ahead with its pan-European debt strategy, plotting over €2 bn of investments for 2012

Swedes in London - Swedish investment company Cityhold is targeting a €1.1 bn portfolio in the UK, France and Germany

Frankfurt skyscrapers - Against a backdrop of above-average vacancy rates, Frankfurt will see two new office towers grace its skyline by 2015

The networker - Ulrich Höller’s boundless energy and wide range of interests have given the CEO of DIC Asset a broad network

Top developers - Goodman heads the PropertyEU ranking of top developers in Europe for the first time in the five-year history of this overview

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Allianz Real Estate invests EUR 2b in 2011
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PropertyEU launches City Leaders website
Ardstone re-enters UK and German markets
London tops European retail destination index
Industrial investment volumes hit EUR 10b in 2011: JLL
Hotel sector to remain flat in 2012: DLA Piper
Russian businesswoman snaps up Dublin's Morrison hotel
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