The Housing, Communities and Local Government committee is planning to launch a housing court to settle landlord and tenant disputes as part of wide-ranging regulatory proposals for the PRS sector
Investment manager GreenOak has held a final close of its second European Fund, GreenOak Europe Fund II, totalling €656m.
Two former EA Shaw partners, Lisa Hollands and Jamie Gunning, have left CBRE.
RDI REIT has continued to lower its retail exposure while pushing into serviced offices and hotels, according to a trading update for the six months to the end of February.
All motions at AGM approved as student housing operator aims to move on from November dividends warning.
Recruitment firm Odgers Berndtson, has taken additional space and extended its lease at Birmingham’s Brindleyplace until 2023.
Estate agency Countrywide continued to see its group income fall in Q1 2018 with a decline compared with Q1 2017 of 10.5% to £145m
Supermarket Income REIT has placed £65m of shares to buy three sites valued at £157m in total
Harrogate Town AFC has received approval from Harrogate Council for its redevelopment of the CNG Stadium on Wetherby Road
Patrizia-owned Rockspring Property Investment Managers has launched its seventh TransEuropean fund with a €100m (£87m) first close
Labour’s green paper for increasing affordable housing proposes massive new council borrowing and lending, a presumption in favour of affordable homes and an end to viability loopholes and public land sales
The number of housing transactions rose by 13.3% between February and March, up to 94,140 according to HM Revenue and Customs monthly property transaction figures.
Strutt & Parker’s head of Scotland Andrew Rettie is retiring at the end of the April after overseeing the agency’s move into offices with BNP Paribas Real Estate
The UK’s biggest strategic landowners have launched a trade body to represent their interests to government
MSCI and the Investment Property Forum have announced the top performing property funds for 2017.
Moody’s Investors Service has raised CBRE’s senior unsecured debt rating to Baa2 and given it a positive outlook
AshbyCapital has signed a deal with shared workspace operator Orega for it to take another 11,000 sq ft at the Colmore Building in Birmingham.
Christian Ulbrich among named executive officers sharing a $17.2m pot despite backlash from shareholders over executive pay.
Harworth Group has secured outline planning on residential land at Bilsthorpe, Nottinghamshire and Market Warsop, Mansfield, for 485 homes.
Department store chain Debenhams says it is pushing on with its “Debenhams Redesigned” strategy amidst difficult trading conditions and fall in pre-tax profit of 30.6%.
US build-to-rent giant Greystar is in talks with Inhabit to buy a 3,300-home portfolio of rental sites in several UK cities
Former Clarion Housing chief executive Keith Exford has taken a consultancy role with CBRE to help it establish an affordable housing division
Former Clarion Housing chief executive Keith Exford has taken a consultancy role with CBRE to help establish a new affordable housing division.
Hertfordshire Council and Morgan Sindall Investments are to form a property development joint venture for a series of housing-led schemes on surplus council land
The Department for Work & Pensions has appointed Cushman & Wakefield to provide its national lease and landlord management services
A government revenue model intended to raise money to pay for infrastructure by taxing land value gains could weaken local London housing markets
The former chief executive of one of the UK’s largest housing associations has taken a consultancy role with CBRE
GVA has poached Ian Elliott and Jon Critchley from Knight Frank to its retail, hotels and leisure team.
Native Land has agreed a £45.8m development loan with NatWest for Regent House, W1.
LGBT+ retirement community developer Tonic has appointed Anna Kear as its first chief executive officer
As Indian billionaire Subhash Chandra and the Essel Group make a surprise bid for Silvertown, on the other side of the Royal Docks ABP is topping out its first buildings
Hermes’ Philip Nell has left the company to join LaSalle Investment Management as its head of real return funds in the UK
Knight Frank has appointed Chris Kelly as a partner in its debt advisory team
TH Real Estate has provided £36m to Quintain for its second build-to-rent scheme at Wembley, north London
Demand from UK house buyers has fallen for the 12th consecutive month, according to the March 2018 RICS UK Residential Market Survey
AshbyCapital and U+I have agreed the first prelet at their Future Works office development in Slough
International infrastructure investor Balfour Beatty Investments and AIG Global Real Estate are to build a £65m rental scheme in Manchester, having agreed financing for the scheme.
LondonMetric Property is selling four distribution and two industrial warehouses for £36m at a yield of 5.9% to Pacific Industrial & Logistics REIT.
Countryside has bought Westleigh Group from Palatine Private equity for £135.4m.
The changing planning landscape is allowing the growth, and will help it continue.
Local authorities spent around £3.8bn on commercial property assets between 2013-2017, according to new research from Carter Jonas and Revo
BlackRock has more than $6tn of assets under management globally but “only” $23bn in real estate. Global head of real estate Marcus Sperber and UK fund managers Geoffrey Shaw and Paul Tebbit explain how that is going to change
Barratt London has received reserved matters planning permission on phase nine of Millbrook Park in Mill Hill, NW7, for 355 residential units.
OakNorth has completed a £20.5m loan to Caridon Group to provide private-rental homes and social housing
Publisher DK is relocating to Ballymore’s One Embassy Gardens in Vauxhall where it will take 44,000 sq ft of space.
Galliford Try Partnerships has entered into a collaboration with Sigma Capital Group to target PRS development in the West and South West of England.
Schroder Real Estate and Palmer Capital have raised £43m for the Residential Land Partnership from five UK local authority and corporate pension schemes.
Indian conglomerate the Essel Group has thrown its hat into the ring for the chance to take on the £3.5bn redevelopment of Silvertown in east London, after claiming it had been offered the site earlier this year
Moda and joint venture partner Apache Capital have submitted plans for a 221 home apartment block in the Springside scheme in Edinburgh.
CBRE is proposing a $5.5m payout to its top executives that stay with the company for a six-year period.