CBRE’s UK Investment Properties team is the UK’s leading advisor on the sale and acquisition of investment property. The team has expertise across all sectors including office, retail, industrial, logistics, healthcare, leisure, residential and all other specialist markets.
The team has secured some of the most renowned and high-profile office transactions in the UK regions, and has handled 43% of all £100m + deals completed since 2014. On top of this the team has transacted £2.25bn of Business Park transactions in the UK regions since 2012, amounting to a 54% market share.
CBRE UK Investment Properties also holds the largest market share for Central London office investment transactions having handled more than £31.5bn over the past five years - 35% of the market.
Ongoing sales instructions ensure our teams have real time, up to date knowledge of the latest global capital sources and most active buyers. In 2016 alone, the Central London Investment team acted on 33% of all transactions in excess of £100m, making CBRE the leading office investment advisor in London.
London is attracting over 40% of all cross-regional investment into European real estate and this is set to continue. Of the c. £50bn invested in the Central London market since 2014, 52 deals were over £200m and 10 were over £400m. CBRE’s involvement in c.45% of these transactions affords us the experience to always achieve premium pricing for clients.
The team is also the market leader in retail investment properties (IP), advising on nine of the UK’s 10 largest transactions in 2016, and on 42% of all retail IP transactions in the UK by value, in 2016. This denotes a larger market share than the next three competitors combined. The team also advised on 70% of retail IP transactions in London by value in 2016.
Intelligent property investment
Leveraging CBRE’s worldwide market intelligence, UK Investment Properties is made up of a tight-knit team of experts providing a global perspective on commercial real estate investment – and the capital markets that enable it. This approach ensures we identify the very best investment opportunities for our clients across the UK.
CBRE’s dominant market share means we hold more transactional data and market intelligence than any of our competitors.
In advising both buyers and sellers, we have a holistic view of the market from which we can offer the best possible impartial advice to clients. When paired with our tireless market research, CBRE UK Investment Properties is able to anticipate trends and direct capital successfully, making CBRE the safest choice for your investment management needs.
Our investment property services:
- Acquisitions and dispositions
- Equity placement
- Market research
- Portfolio planning
- Property marketing
- Due diligence support
Sharing insight across markets and the wider business including the occupational markets, CBRE UK Investment Properties is able to track new sources of capital, identify future opportunities and deliver maximum value across all asset classes.