Stanhope Capital creates real estate advisory board 29/09/2014
Stanhope Capital, the global investment office, has formed a Real Estate Advisory Board in its latest step to provide it clients with a full range of wealth management services.
The return of mansion tax madness 24/09/2014
Scottish devolution may yet pose more problems for UK politicians. This will be especially the case if the increased powers promised to Scotland resurrect, or require a solution to, the “West Lothian Question”, the continued ability of Scottish Members of Parliament to vote on legislation that covers only England.
Deutsche Bank Asset and Wealth Management trims Asia real estate return forecast 04/09/2014
The top 5 most expensive streets in Britain 19/08/2014
London streets in Kensington, Chelsea, and Highgate top the list.
Cordea Savills transactions exceed £1 billon 25/07/2014
In the first six months of the year, Cordea Savills, the international property investment manager, has completed over £1 billion of transactions spread over 46 individual/portfolio acquisitions.
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management appoints head of real estate for Japan 24/07/2014
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management has appointed Koichiro (Ko) Maeda as a managing director and head of Real Estate, Japan, representing the global franchise from Tokyo.
Making the best of the property market 16/07/2014
When investing in property, Central London usually leads in performance. In the last eighteen months the capital has seen a huge surge in overseas buying, and experienced rental growth first. However, the good performance has started to feed out with the economy to other regions in the UK, James Lloyd, executive director at property boutique Mayfair Capital, told thewealthnet.
Mayfair property fund boutique makes new hires and doubles AUM 24/06/2014
Mayfair Capital Investment Management, a London-based property fund management firm, has grown from around £300 million of assets under management twelve months ago to nearly £600 million today, James Lloyd, director at Mayfair Capital, told thewealthnet. In order to match the growth, Mayfair Capital has also been increasing staff numbers, including appointments to the main board.
EFG sells mortgage-backed bonds secured on super-prime London homes 22/05/2014
Lloyds caps large mortgages in rampant London market 21/05/2014
Lloyds Banking Group will limit mortgage lending to four times income for loans worth more than £500,000 in a move to address "specific inflationary pressures in the London housing market".