Investors Chronicle – Income stocks with capital upside
Alliance News Interview: First Property Wary Of Political Risks, Says CEO
Investors Chronicle – Polish boost for First Property
PERE – AIFM Directive becomes reality
Private Equity Real Estate (PERE) magazine reports that First Property Asset Management Ltd is among the first 35 real estate fund managers from across Europe to be granted a licence under the new Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD), fewer than expected with the deadline for compliance looming on 22 July.
Investors Chronicle – A Shrewd Value and Income Play
Portfolio Institutional – Safe as houses, the return of real estate
Padraig Floyd discusses changes in the commercial property market, in particular government efforts to institutionalise the residential sector in the UK. He refers to recent planning law changes which ease the conversion of offices to residential use, citing Fprop CEO & CIO Ben Habib who regards it as “frankly the best planning policy I have seen in my career.”