Wednesday , December 2 2020

Real Estate

Investcorp US real estate portfolio grows by $2bn

Manama / WAM Investcorp, a Bahrain-based asset manager which counts Mubadala Investment Company as its biggest shareholder, on Monday announced that it has acquired 32 industrial properties totaling approximately 3.5 million square feet across four major US markets for a total capitalisation of over $280 million. According to the company’s ...

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Dubai South Properties invests AED500m in new staff housing

Dubai / WAM Dubai South Properties announced that investments in its first leasehold staff accommodation development, Sakany, have reached AED500 million, helping to position the project as a regional benchmark for safe and secure housing for blue collar workers. The welfare of residents is central to the Sakany project, reflected ...

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UK plans $1.7bn in building projects to lift virus-hit economy

Bloomberg Boris Johnson’s government will invest nearly $1.7 billion in building projects and provide two billion pounds in energy efficiency grants in an effort to create jobs and rally the pandemic-hit UK economy. Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick said 300 “shovel-ready” projects will receive a share of a 900 million pound ...

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