Savills IM purchases two prime logistics assets in Germany

Savills IM has purchased two prime logistics properties in Germany for circa EUR 140 million on behalf of a consortium of South Korean institutional investors. 


Savills IM prefers long-lease income as economic growth slows in 2020

In 2020, Savills IM sees opportunities for modern offices in well-connected areas, resilient retail formats and modern distribution centres, plus urban logistics in multiple European locations. 


Savills IM strengthens research team with three appointments

Savills IM has strengthened its European research team with three new appointments, bringing the team to six.


DRC Capital win award for fourth consecutive year

DRC Capital won UK & European Commercial Real Estate Debt Manager of the Year at the Professional Pensions Investment Awards on 31 October.


Alex Jeffrey joins Savills IM as CEO

Alex Jeffrey has joined Savills IM as CEO, based in Singapore.                                      


Savills IM launches European Logistics Fund 3

Savills IM has launched another German real estate special fund for institutional investors, Savills IM European Logistics Fund 3 (ELF 3).


Barbara Linnemann appointed Head of Asset Management, Germany

Savills IM is delighted to announce the appointment of Barbara Linnemann as Head of Asset Management (Germany), with responsibility for expanding the firm's asset management activities in the country.


Savills IM appoints Jeremy Wells and Katie Joyce to UK Business Development

Savills IM has announced the arrival of a new UK business development team, with Jeremy Wells appointed as UK Director of Business Development, and Katie Joyce as UK Business Development.


Savills IM acquires Spanish logistics hub for EUR 40m

Savills IM has acquired a logistics hub in Spain on behalf of its European Logistics Fund 2 (ELF2) for EUR 40 million.


Savills IM improves to A+ Grade in PRI Assessment

Savills IM is proud to continue improving responsible investment processes and practices and have achieved the maximum grade of an A+ for Strategy and Governance (improved from an A).


Firm hires Pierre Escande as Head of Investment, France and Belux

Savills IM has appointed Pierre Escande as Head of Investment, France and Belux. Pierre will report into Laurent Vouin, Savills IM's Head of France and Belux.


Savills IM acquires office property in centre of Brussels

Savills IM has acquired from ALIDES REIM NV a seven-storey office property in a prime location in Brussels, Belgium, for its Savills IM European Commercial Fund (ECF).


Savills IM acquires German logistics portfolio on behalf of ELF 2

Savills IM has acquired a portfolio of three logistics centres in Berlin, Leimen in the Rhine-Neckar region and St Ingbert in the Saarbrücken area, on behalf of its ELF 2.


Savills IM appoints Alex Jeffrey as CEO

Savills IM has appointed Alex Jeffrey as its new CEO. He will join the firm in late 2019 and will be based in Singapore.


Savills IM buys newly constructed cross-dock in Sweden for logistics fund

Savills IM has acquired a modern cross-dock in Jönköping, Sweden, on behalf of its ELF 2.           


Savills IM acquires Dublin office block for c EUR 145m

Savills IM has completed the purchase of Charlemont Exchange in Dublin from Marlet on behalf of Korean institutional investors managed by Vestas Investment Management ('Vestas;).


Savills IM acquires prime Paris logistics property from Barings

Savills IM has acquired from Barings a newly constructed prime Grade A distribution warehouse in Greater Paris, France, on behalf of its ELF 2.


Savills IM acquires distribution warehouse in Poland for logistics fund

Savills IM has acquired a Grade A distribution warehouse in an established logistics location in Upper Silesia in the south of Poland for its pan-European ELF 2.


Firm secures planning consent for large Covent Garden scheme

Savills IM has been granted planning permission on behalf of a FTSE 100 Corporate Pension Fund Mandate by Westminster City Council for a proposed redevelopment of an island site on Drury Lane.


Company acquires newly built distribution centre in France

Savills IM has acquired a distribution centre in Belleville-sur-Saône, Lyon, France on behalf of its pan-European Logistics Fund (ELF 2).


Savills IM makes c EUR 300m acquistion

Savills IM is pleased to announce the acquisition of two McArthurGlen designer outlet centres in France.


Savills IM transacts EUR 4.2bn in 2018; record capital raising

Savills IM transacted EUR 4.2 billion in 2018, with EUR 1.1 billion of disposals and EUR 3.1 billion of acquisitions. The firm now manages a company record of EUR 18.3 billion assets.