Latest AFIRE News

THE INDEPENDENT: London Homes Price Drop May Be Good News for Singaporean Investors
June 21, 2018
Average asking prices for London homes have fallen in two out of three boroughs over the past year, according to a new study. Rightmove House Price Index said on 20 June that the average drop for London homes has been around one percent – bringing the asking price of the average London property to £637,746. Although the price fall has been minimal for the whole of London, certain areas like Hackney, Hammersmith, Fulham, and Ealing, has seen substantial falls of between 3.7 and 4.5 percent. This is good news for London home hunters. Read More

BIZNOW: AFIRE Taps New CEO As Longtime Head James Fetgatter Retires
June 4, 2018 
The longtime head of the Association of Foreign Investors In Real Estate is retiring and being replaced by another industry veteran. AFIRE, the D.C.-based group that tracks cross-border real estate investment, named Gunnar Branson as its new CEO. Branson will take over upon the September retirement of James Fetgatter, who has led the group for 27 years. Branson has spent the last seven years as CEO of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers. He has previously held leadership roles with GE Capital Real Estate and Heller Financial and consulted with several top real estate firms. Read More

2019 Winter Conference Sponsors

Learn More

AFIRE Events

2019 Winter Conference

Mandarin Oriental, NY
New York, NY
February 6-7, 2019

2019 MIPIM Brunch

Hotel Barrière Le Majestic
Cannes, France
March 14, 2019

2019 European Conference

Steigenberger Frankfurter Hof
Frankfurt, Germany
June 4-5, 2019

2019 Annual Membership Meeting

Seattle Sheraton Hotel
Seattle, WA
September 10-12, 2019


Of Note

October 1, 2018
AFIRE News 2018 Issue 3 is available for members

June 2018
AFIRE News 2018 Issue 2 is available for members

Event Registration

  • Feb

    We look forward to seeing you at the 2019 AFIRE Winter Conference. AFIRE has a room block...