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Read more at: Sustainable Buildings Pay Of For Real Estate Investors
Sustainable Buildings Pay Of For Real Estate Investors

Sustainable Buildings Pay Of For Real Estate Investors

1 July 2015

Green buildings perform better in the stock market, according to a study led by Dr Franz Fuerst, of The Cambridge Real Estate Research Centre, Department of Land Economy at the University of Cambridge. The study titled, ‘The Financial Rewards of Sustainability: A Global Performance Study of Real Estate Investment Trusts’, was commissioned by the Carbon War Room.


Read more at: Horizon 2020 grant for Dr Franz Fuerst
Horizon 2020 grant for Dr Franz Fuerst

Horizon 2020 grant for Dr Franz Fuerst

4 June 2015

Dr Franz Fuerst has been awarded a Horizon 2020 EU grant, "Incentives through Transparency: European Rental Housing Framework for the Profitability Calculation of Retrofitting Investments (RentalCal)"


Read more at: Land Economists win awards for real estate research
Land Economists win awards for real estate research

Land Economists win awards for real estate research

17 April 2015

Dr Eva Steiner and Miss Klara Kan are the recipients of two Aareal Awards of Excellence in recognition of outstanding scientific research in real estate economics.


Read more at: New Who Owns the City report shows foreign ownership of City of London offices passes 50%
New Who Owns the City report shows foreign ownership of City of London offices passes 50%

New Who Owns the City report shows foreign ownership of City of London offices passes 50%

19 March 2015

The Who Owns the City? research report, completed by a Land Economy team (Professor Colin Lizieri, Jan Reinert and Professor Andrew Baum) and sponsored by Development Securities plc shows that 52% of office space in the City of London is now foreign-owned.


Read more at: RERC hosts long term investor event
RERC hosts long term investor event

RERC hosts long term investor event

19 March 2015

The Real Estate Research Centre hosted a small private event for long-term investors on the 23rd and 24th June with senior representatives from sovereign wealth funds and other long term investors including GIC (Singapore), Abu Dhabi Investment Authority, Queensland Investment Corporation, M&G, British Land and the University of Cambridge Investment Office.


Read more at: Colin Lizieri to Chair World Economic Forum Industry Agenda Council
Colin Lizieri to Chair World Economic Forum Industry Agenda Council

Colin Lizieri to Chair World Economic Forum Industry Agenda Council

19 March 2015

Colin Lizieri, Grosvenor Professor of Real Estate Finance and Director of the Real Estate Research Centre, has been invited to chair the World Economic Forum’s Industry Agenda Council on the Future of Real Estate and Urbanization.


Read more at: Mansford Prize is awarded to Nick Worsley
Mansford Prize is awarded to Nick Worsley

Mansford Prize is awarded to Nick Worsley

5 March 2015

We are delighted to announce that Nick Worsley (pictured) has won the Mansford Prize for 2014 for his dissertation on hotels in a mixed real estate portfolio.


Read more at: Capital structure used to gauge firms' foundations
Capital structure used to gauge firms' foundations

Capital structure used to gauge firms' foundations

5 March 2015

Patterns in the financing activities of firms could be used as a litmus-test to determine company value, according to a new report.