Megan Walters, PhD, Global Head of Research for Allianz Real Estate, shares her latest insights on European office markets that are well positioned for growth. Based on her recent article in AFIRE Summit, the best cities are not always the obvious choice.

July 7, 2022 AFIRE

In the current era of globalization, failures of governance, investment, and development can no longer be easily swept under the rug.

June 23, 2022 El Rosenheim, CEO, Profimex

Two years after offices closed in the US due to the COVID pandemic, the debate over the long-term future of the office continues. What should office investment look like going forward?

June 22, 2022 Dags Chen, CFA Head of US Real Estate Research and Strategy, Barings Real Estate ; Ryan Ma, CFA Managing Director of Research and Strategy, Barings Real Estate ; Ryan LaRue, Director of Innovation and Portfolio Strategy, Barings Real Estate

As a labor-intensive and service-oriented asset class, hospitality is uniquely positioned to be a leader in advancing sustainability goals for investors.

June 16, 2022 Charlotte Kang, National Hotel Practice Group Leader, Valuation Advisory, JLL; Geraldine Guichardo, Global Head of Research, Hotels, JLL; Lori Mabardi, Global Research Director, ESG and Sustainability JLL; Emily Chadwick, Lead Risk Advisor, ESG, Valuation Advisory JLL

Parag Khanna, founder of FutureMap, discusses how cities will always be the center of our shared future—and what this means for investors, building users, and communities.

June 16, 2022 AFIRE

While continuation vehicles in real estate were once viewed as a signal of delay or failure, market sentiment is rapidly changing.

June 7, 2022 Megan Walters, Global Head of Research, Allianz Real Estate

As an increasingly popular asset class for institutional investors, single-family rentals are supported by strong future demand drivers to propel sector outperformance.

June 2, 2022 Daniel Manware, Director, Nuveen Real Estate

The US is in the middle of one of the biggest housing crises that the country has ever seen. A more resilient approach to housing will be critical as inflation pushes rents ever-higher.

May 31, 2022 Todd Williams, Chief Investment Officer, Grubb Properties

US garden apartment investments are offering outsized return potential—but access remains a challenge.

May 24, 2022 Martha Peyton, Managing Director, Applied Research, Aegon Asset Management

Be careful about advice you hear from surveys— it will not always play out as expected.

May 19, 2022 Jim Costello, Chief Economist, MSCI Real Estate

Allianz Real Estate “Cities That Work” study applies a current office sector outlook to understand what makes London, Stockholm, Berlin, Amsterdam, and Paris the top cities for office investment.

May 17, 2022 Megan Walters, Global Head of Research, Allianz Real Estate

Except during two World Wars in the first half of the last century, when troops were deployed overseas, the US working age population has never declined. As of 2021, that statement is no longer true.

May 10, 2022 Stewart Rubin, Senior Director, Head of Strategy and Research, New York Life Real Estate Investors; Dakota Firenze, Senior Associate, New York Life Real Estate Investors

The new 2022 AFIRE International Investor Survey Report reveals future institutional investment trends as the pandemic transformed preferences for how we live, work, and play.

May 3, 2022 Gunnar Branson, CEO, AFIRE; Benjamin van Loon, Senior Communications Director, AFIRE

Beginning with this issue of Summit, we are adding a new dimension to the journal: the voice of our inaugural editorial board.

May 3, 2022 Benjamin van Loon, Editor-in-Chief, Summit Journal

In this episode, Rajeev Ranade, Partner at Climate Core Capital, and Owen Woolcock, Partner at Climate Core Capital, discuss their recent Summit Journal article about the future of climate change and its effects on real estate.

April 21, 2022 AFIRE

The 2022 survey, conducted in Q1 2022 and underwritten by CBRE and Holland Partner Group, reveals institutional insight and intent towards future real estate investment.

April 20, 2022 AFIRE

Daniele Russolillo, COO of Planet Smart City, explains how they are building affordable housing in India, Brazil, Italy, and the U.S. with sustainability, technology, and community — all while delivering solid returns for investors.

March 29, 2022 AFIRE

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