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What ESG means for real estate finance

Effectively one step removed from real estate assets, lenders have not been at the forefront of the industry’s sustainability commitments. However, recent sustainable financing initiatives suggest times may be changing.

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The 10 trends that shaped the market in 2018

An influx of capital to the sector, the return of CMBS and the hunt for extra yield were among the year’s most influential trends.

Four European property financing trends to have on your radar

The rising total cost of senior debt and growing competition in Europe’s smaller real estate debt markets are among the trends that stand out in CBRE's latest quarterly debt snapshot.

Urban Exposure on the outlook for UK residential

Tailwinds including government support and opportunities in the build-to-rent sector will support the housing market over the next year, writes Randeesh Sandhu, CEO of residential development lender Urban Exposure.

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DOWNLOAD: The latest CRE lending data

The most important UK and Continental European commercial real estate deals collected in our database, updated every Monday.

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£22.5bn

The volume of CRE lending in the first half of 2018, recorded by Cass Business School, up 27% on H1 2017.

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“Commercial real estate debt is going to be a great place to hide out for the next three years and you’ll get equity-type returns with a really nice [equity] cushion in some instances”

Mike Sales, chief executive of Nuveen Real Estate, speaking at JLL’s 2019 predictions event, on the benefits of property debt.

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