Asia Pacific Investment in European Real Estate Increases with Investors Focusing on Safe Havens According to Emerging Trends in Real Estate® Europe 2013

Asian investors are increasing their exposure to European real estate according to a real estate forecast published jointly by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). The report highlights that Asia-Pacific capital accounted for €2.2 billion of net cross-border acquisitions in Europe during 2012, an increase of 43 percent on the previous year and the highest level of Asian investment in the continent since 2007. While US investment in Europe is largely focusing on distressed assets, Asian capital is concentrated on safe core investments in leading European cities. …
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10 Principles for Liveable High Density Cities: Lessons from Singapore

Innovative planning, design and development practices that emphasize a “people-first” focus can help ensure that rapid urbanization does not compromise liveability and sustainability, according to a new publication 10 Principles for Liveable High Density Cities: Lessons from Singapore by the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and Singapore’s Centre for Liveable Cities (CLC)….
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