Category Archives: Real Estate Investment Funds

Do You Need a Valuation?

Since the end of World War II, the property and construction industries have matured significantly and have been considered a safe investment. This boom in interest led to a growth in demand for properties to be valued to establish market … Continue reading

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West Side Village: Asset management by RealCorp

RealCorp is proud to announce the asset management of the buildings D (Daphné), E (Eglantier) and F (Frêne) in West Side Village. The estate is conveniently located on the A6 Motorway junction 2 (Mamer Capellen), 20km from the Belgian border. The modern design offers a comfortable … Continue reading

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Commercial real estate active at SIMI 2011

At the beginning of December, Tehdi-Edouard Babigeon, our Head of Letting and Sales, represented RealCorp at the SIMI (Salon de l’immobilier d’entreprise) at the Palais des Congrès de Paris Porte Maillot, France. Marketed simply as “le rendez-vous de l’immobilier d’entreprise” … Continue reading

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Luxembourg still good for real estate investors

INDUSTRY INTERVIEW: Hans Stuckart, Director and Deputy Fund Manager, CORPUS SIREO Investment Management S.à.r.l., Luxembourg, has experience in real estate fund investment and management. Like Keith Burman, whose thoughts we posted last week, Hans attended the recent Global Real Estate … Continue reading

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Core investments will continue to find backing

INDUSTRY INTERVIEW: Keith Burman, Senior Vice President, Global Alternatives Product Manager, Brown Brothers Harriman, Luxembourg, is one of the senior figures I like to consult on real estate matters. Keith attended the recent Global Real Estate Institute Europe Summit 2011 … Continue reading

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Post-MIPIM musings

On Friday, Greg Sheppard and I returned to Luxembourg from this year’s MIPIM conference in Cannes. Naturally, we’ve been bombarded with questions from everyone we meet or speak to this week. Each person has their own way of asking, but … Continue reading

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Valuing the new RICS Valuer Registration Scheme

Given the volatility of markets in these turbulent times, investors in real estate and real estate funds naturally want to know that their advisors really are qualified to guide their choices and to manage their investments. Yet it is undeniable … Continue reading

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Get the gen on Luxembourg commercial real estate

I promised last week to point to some of my sources for information on commercial real estate. Naturally, a lot of my knowledge comes directly from the people, properties and transactions that are part of daily activity at RealCorp. However, … Continue reading

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Where do you get Luxembourg funds and real estate investment information?

I use several sources and the Resources page on this site includes links to some of them. In this and subsequent posts, I’ll mention those that matter most to fund managers and to commercial property investors, developers and occupants. They … Continue reading

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Where to with Basel III and Solvency II?

In the last quarter of 2010, with awareness that implementation was nigh, there was a flurry of speculative articles about the effect on the commercial property market of the much-debated regulatory instruments, Basel III (aimed at banks) and Solvency II … Continue reading

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